Once you make the decision to buy your first guitar, there are a few extra things you'll want to buy. These accessories will make your life a bit easier, help you out, or even save you money in the long run.
Here are my recommendations on what you need to get, and why. As you know, I've been teaching guitar for many years now, and these items are what I deem to be important for a beginner guitarist. Of course, you can go wild, and spend an extra $1000 on things you don't really need, but why would you.
All you need is the following. And your guitar of course.