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Blow Your Tax Return Refund On These LA-Designed Splurges

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It's the day after Tax Day: Let's all breathe a collective sigh of relief that the IRS won't be bothering us for another year. Whether your CPA managed to make it rain (we won't tell) or Uncle Sam gave your tax bracket a generous little kickback, now's the time to think about how you'll blow that dough.

After you've done some adulting (contribute to your savings, pay off a few bills, etc.), how about rewarding your hard-working self with a stylish splurge? Above, we've rounded up some budget-busting items for some post-1040 celebratory retail therapy.