Whether they make bags, cars or furniture, there are some brands that simply stand out from the pack – and they’re usually the expensive ones. While luxury and designer goods have oft been categorized as superfluous, non-essential and pretty wasteful, they might actually be some of the most sustainable products out there. Now only do the high price tags make us think twice about purchasing what we don’t need, we also tend to cherish and hold onto items we see as “designer.” Read on for the whole scoop about why luxury and sustainability go hand in hand.