"I neeeeed this clutch
!" "I'll be buried in this dress." "My daughter will thank me for buying this someday." We've become pretty crafty at justifying just about any purchase
. But, when it comes to the ABCs of being an Angeleno, there are some essentials a girl really can't live without — the ones that are truly worth every coin spent.
From trend-transcending sunnies to an array of life-saving sundries, these are assets you will use religiously and wear until kingdom come
— no need for post-purchase excuses. Click through and plan your budget accordingly. Trust us, we guarantee these brilliant items will never see the inside of a consignment store