The 10 Best seasonal accessories

view gallery VIEW GALLERY

You may not be ready to leave your winterwear behind, but you can still put a spring in your step with these buys

1. Scarf

£100, J Crew, mrporter.com

This classy red cashmere scarf is the perfect garment for keeping warm in January, whether you wear it with a suit and overcoat or with a denim jacket and chinos.

2. Desert boots

£45.50, boxfresh.co.uk

Launched in 1989, the Boxfresh streetwear label has inspired a generation. Its desert boots come in a navy waxed canvas making them ideal for wet weather.

3. Socks

£14, pantharella.com

Pantharella has made socks for men since 1945 and is recognised for its bold use of colour. Made from merino wool, this pink check pair adds a flash of colour at the ankle.

4. Long johns

£16, topman.com

You can guarantee there's a cold snap round the corner so it's good to keep long johns at the ready. This multi-patterned pair from Topman are 100 per cent cotton, so light.

5. Hat

£6, asos.com

It's a wise man that keeps a hat to hand. This ribbed beanie from Asos is the perfect way of keeping your bonce warm when you need to. It's small and easily folded away.

6. Hat and scarf set

£110, harrods.com

This matching hat and scarf set is the smart way to protect yourself from wintery blasts. Made from the softest merino wool and embossed with the Ralph Lauren logo.

7. Gloves

£89.90, harrods.com

Made from the softest nappa leather, these gloves from Alfred Dunhill are more than ideal for everyday use. They're also cashmere-lined for that ultimate luxurious finish.

8. Trainers

£430, valentino.com

Camouflage is proving to be one of the strongest trends for the coming spring. Try starting off small with this pair of trainers by Valentino. Subtlety is the key.

9. Rain jacket

£169, Albam.com

If last year was supposed to be the wettest on record, can we expect a drier 2013? Probably not. So get prepped early with this jaunty red squall parker from Albam.

10. Lightweight knit

£125, mrporter.com

Pack away your knits at your peril; it's always handy to keep a lightweight woolly to hand. This lambswool knit from Gant Rugger is great for layering over an Oxford shirt.

Suggested Topics
Life and Style
ebookNow available in paperback
ebooks
ebookA delicious collection of 50 meaty main courses
Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

ES Rentals

    iJobs Job Widget
    iJobs Fashion

    Recruitment Genius: Home Care / Support Workers

    £7 - £10 per hour: Recruitment Genius: This care provider is looking for Home ...

    Recruitment Genius: Web Team Leader

    £30000 - £35000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: One of the UK's leading web des...

    Recruitment Genius: Client Manager

    £27000 - £35000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: A growing, successful, friendly...

    Recruitment Genius: Property Negotiator - OTE £20,000+

    £16000 - £25000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: This family owned, independent ...

    Day In a Page

    Greece says 'No': A night of huge celebrations in Athens as voters decisively back Tsipras and his anti-austerity stance in historic referendum

    Greece referendum

    Greeks say 'No' to austerity and plunge Europe into crisis
    Ten years after the 7/7 terror attacks, is Britain an altered state?

    7/7 bombings anniversary

    Ten years after the terror attacks, is Britain an altered state?
    Beautiful evening dresses are some of the loveliest Donatella has created

    Versace haute couture review

    Beautiful evening dresses are some of the loveliest Donatella has ever created
    No hope and no jobs, so Gaza's young risk their lives, climb the fence and run for it

    No hope and no jobs in Gaza

    So the young risk their lives and run for it
    Fashion apps: Retailers roll together shopping and social networking for mobile customers

    Fashion apps

    Retailers roll together shopping and social networking for mobile customers
    The Greek referendum exposes a gaping hole at the heart of the European Union – its distinct lack of any genuine popular legitimacy

    Gaping hole at the heart of the European Union

    Treatment of Greece has shown up a lack of genuine legitimacy
    Number of young homeless in Britain 'more than three times the official figures'

    'Everything changed when I went to the hostel'

    Number of young homeless people in Britain is 'more than three times the official figures'
    Compton Cricket Club

    Compton Cricket Club

    Portraits of LA cricketers from notorious suburb to be displayed in London
    London now the global money-laundering centre for the drug trade, says crime expert

    Wlecome to London, drug money-laundering centre for the world

    'Mexico is its heart and London is its head'
    The Buddhist temple minutes from Centre Court that helps a winner keep on winning

    The Buddhist temple minutes from Centre Court

    It helps a winner keep on winning
    Is this the future of flying: battery-powered planes made of plastic, and without flight decks?

    Is this the future of flying?

    Battery-powered planes made of plastic, and without flight decks
    Isis are barbarians – but the Caliphate is a dream at the heart of all Muslim traditions

    Isis are barbarians

    but the Caliphate is an ancient Muslim ideal
    The Brink's-Mat curse strikes again: three tons of stolen gold that brought only grief

    Curse of Brink's Mat strikes again

    Death of John 'Goldfinger' Palmer the latest killing related to 1983 heist
    Greece debt crisis: 'The ministers talk to us about miracles' – why Greeks are cynical ahead of the bailout referendum

    'The ministers talk to us about miracles'

    Why Greeks are cynical ahead of the bailout referendum
    Call of the wild: How science is learning to decode the way animals communicate

    Call of the wild

    How science is learning to decode the way animals communicate