Seeing red – wear this seasons hottest coloured coats and bags

Red is a great autumn colour to wear, it really brightens up those gloomy days and cheers you up. Whether it’s a smart winter coat, a stunning red dress for a special occasion, or the perfect handbag or shoes. Here’s Pippa Middleton looking chic in a double breasted coat from Zara, with tan bag and black and white scarf.

Here are some ideas, left to right: Linea longline belted coat £126, Karen Millen military moleskin £235, Boden mariners coat £149

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Or just go for a slash of red with these accessories from Handbagstar. Lulu Guiness handbag £395, Not on the high street £99, J by Jasper Conran £49. Dorothy Perkins scarf £12, Kew chunky scarf £36, Fendi scarf £184.95

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Cosy faux fur clothing and accessories

Now the temperatures are starting to drop these fur accessories and clothing items are looking really appealing. If it’s going to be as cold as last winter, it’s a really good idea to treat yourself to something luxuriously cosy and warm for heading outside in.

River Island has some great accessories – bags scarves and hats…

Phase Eight has some lovely natural coloured fur…

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Something to keep your ears warm from John Lewis

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Here are some fur lined boots from House of Fraser…

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Some stunning sheepskin coats from Karen Millen – these are the real thing…

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Bucket bags are the latest must have accessory

Here’s Kate Bosworth with her slouchy suede bucket bag, the Diego by Alexander Wang with shoulder strap and grab handle. This shape is making a come-back, originally around in the 80′s they have been re-invented this season with vintage style leather, studs or tassels, worn on the shoulder or across the body.

Kate Bosworth Handbag

Here are some of the best we found. Left to right: Fossil Grayson drawstring bag £128, Bouf bag £38, Next teal bag £26, Fossil Camille bag £54.40, Sara Berman bag £226.35, Next tan bag £75.

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Design classics – handbags that will never go out of fashion

Victoria Beckham is rumoured to have a collection of over 100 Hermes Birkin bags, each worth more that £4,000. A designer handbag is a real investment but keeping up with handbag trends and buying a new one every season is out of most people’s reach, so you want one that will look amazing for years to come.

Here are some classic styles at affordable prices…

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