Categories: Fashion & Beauty

18 Investment Pieces That You Will Keep Forever

An investment piece is something you will (supposedly) keep forever. It’s a high-quality, well-made piece of fashion that is both timeless in style and durability. Sure they are undoubtedly expensive, but you’re getting your money’s worth if you continually wear it for decades to come.

If you’re looking to cut down on your fast fashion habits and buy something designed to last, here are some investment pieces worth getting!

1. A 14k Yellow Gold Layered Station Necklace

This simple yellow gold necklace is the perfect accessory for any outfit — and it’s made to last a long time. In fact, it comes with a lifetime warranty! This 18-inch necklace is made from 14-karat yellow gold. It is simple, dainty, and will make for a beautiful addition to your wardrobe.

Price: $350

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2. The Levi Ribcage Straight Ankle Jeans

If you’re looking for a top-quality pair of jeans that will last you for years, these Levi ribcage straight ankle jeans are a prime choice! Jeans will never go out of style, and this particular cut of jeans will continue to be fashionable through the coming decades.

These highrise and ankle-grazing jeans are flattering for many different body shapes. You can get them in white, solid blue, black denim, and more.

Price: $98

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3. The Reformation Middlebury (or York) Coat

Looking for a jacket that you can wear through the ages? This York (or Middlebury) jacket is made from wool, polyester, nylon, and even alpaca. It is a great stylish piece that will instantly make your outfit sleek and chic. The midi-length jacket features center front buttons, front pockets, a shawl collar, and more!

Price: $328

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4. The Everlane Cashmere Sweater

Cashmere sweaters are incredibly soft, lightweight, and will keep you warm throughout the frosty winter. This Everlane cashmere sweater is a classic crew-neck cut made from 100% grade-A cashmere. Choose from 15 different colors to find the right one for you.

Price: $100

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5. The RE/DONE Classic T-Shirt

Everyone needs a classic white tee in their closet. If you’re tired of constantly replacing your cheap white t-shirts, get the RE/DONE white t-shirt made from 100% cotton. As long as you don’t spill anything on it, you’ll be wearing it for years.

Price: $90

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6. A Classic Burberry Scarf

This classic check print scarf will not go out of style anytime soon. Made from a combination of authentic wool and silk, this Burberry scarf is lightweight, soft, and the perfect elegant accessory to accompany your autumn or winter fashion.

Price: $390

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7. A Pair of Black Chelsea Boots

These black Chelsea boots are made from 100% leather with a rubber sole. They are a fashionable, durable shoe that will keep you looking stylish. They feature a round toe, elasticated side panels, a leather lining, a pull tab at the rear, and a low heel.

Price: $440

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8. The A.P.C. Sandra Jumper

A classic turtleneck in a classic beige, this sweater is definitely an ageless piece of fashion. Made from 100% virgin wool, this jumper will keep you warm while you look stylish to boot.

Price: $250

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9. The Denim Short by Everlane

These dark wash denim shorts are durable, sturdy, and made from 100% cotton. They can also be worn long or rolled-up if you prefer a shorter look. This way you can stay in line with the changing fashions and keep the same pair of shorts.

Price: $58

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10. These Gucci Leather Loafers

Gucci is an expensive brand and these loafers definitely fit the bill. They come in a variety of patterns, colors, and materials; so choose what you prefer! The black, however, is classic and timeless; you can wear it for years to come.

Price: $730

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11. The Maison Gold Oval Locket Necklace

Lockets are wonderful because you can store something meaningful inside, and have a cute fashion accessory to pair with all of your outfits. This Maison gold oval locket has a solid 10k gold pendant and a 14k gold chain necklace. It comes in a few lengths, ranging from 18 to 24 inches.

Price: $230

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12. The Jean Jacket in Pinter Wash

Denim jackets are honestly timeless. Throughout the years, they have always remained fashionable. They are great to wear when the weather is mild and you’re a little cold but you don’t want to put on a jacket that will make you sweat.

This denim jacket from Madewell is made from 100% cotton denim and is a perfect choice if you are looking for something sustainable and lasting.

Price: $118

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13. The Teddy Icon Coat

This Teddy Icon coat is made from 88% camel hair and 12% silk with a viscose lining and cow horn buttons. It’s popular, incredibly warm, and should last your entire life.


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14. The Ray-Ban Classic Aviators

These stylish classic aviators are available in 13 different colors and you can also customize the lenses. If you’re looking for sunglasses that won’t go out of style, consider these.

Price: $154

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15. The &Daughter Dawn Stretch Cotton Twill Midi Dress

This classic white summer dress will look great on you no matter how old you are, making it the perfect dress to keep forever. It’s made from 97% cotton and 3% spandex.

Price: $470

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16. The Bison Snap Jacket from United By Blue

This United By Blue bison snap jacket, made from a sustainable blend of bison fiber and recycled polyester with temperature regulating and antimicrobial properties, comes with a lifetime guarantee. It’s perfect for an outdoor late fall or early spring adventure.

Price: $248

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17. Barbour Acorn Wax Cotton Jacket

The Barbour jacket that ‘everyone’ is wearing. Made from waxed cotton, this sleek jacket will last you through the years.

Price: $350

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18. The Famous Gucci Leather Belt

If you’re a fan of Gucci, this timeless leather belt is the perfect investment piece. Choose from black, brown, or ivory.

Price: $400

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Which of these investment pieces will you be getting to complete your wardrobe? Share your favorites in the comments below!

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Adeline Hanssen

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