Despite the fact the Autumn / Winter collections are beginning to fill the rails, the blazing hot sunshine outside makes it difficult to even entertain the idea of trying on coats, tights and gloves. Still, when I saw what high street faves New Look are offering up for the cold weather, I had to give you a peek. 60s chicks like me will be in absolute heaven! I'll race you to the dogtooth coat and quilted bowling bag...

Left: Pink check wool coat £70, Roll neck with button sleeves £16, Angora baker boy hat £8, Leather driving gloves £12, Quilted bowling bag £12, Shoes £20.
Right:Black & white dogtooth coat £70, Roll neck £16, Black baker boy hat £8, Black gloves, £18, Shoes £20.

Left: Brocade dress £30, Faux fur stole with chain £10, Necklace £7, Bracelet (set) £5, Shoes £25.
Right:Black chiffon mini dress with bell sleeves £28, Black crochet beret £8, Necklace £8, Shoes £20.

All items available in New Look stores for Autumn / Winter 2006/7.