Trust Me: These Are the Luxury Accessories That Are Actually Worth the Money

If there's one thing I know to be true, it is that winter accessories are highly likely to be worn over and over, so spending a little more on them could be justified. 

If you're thinking that you'd like to delay planning for winter as much as possible, we completely get it. But someday soon, you're going to wake up, and the ground will be covered with snow, and that Toteme beanie you were thinking about ordering won't arrive until approximately five business days later. So instead of letting that predicament happen to you, why not think ahead? 

Plus, when you're wrapped up in layers, there's nothing better than a chic accessory to help elevate your cold-weather look.

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We took a long, hard look at the vast assortment of luxury winter accessories on offer and narrowed it down to 41 excellent contenders for your wardrobe that are actually worth the money. Keep scrolling to see the ones that are worth adding to your basket.

1. The Best Designer Gloves for Women

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Style Notes: Gloves are not only practical attire when the colder months hit, but they also add a chic element to any outfit, just like Marilyn. Whether leather or knitted, fingerless or mittens, gloves are an underrated essential that are worth splurging a tad more on.

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2. The Best Designer Hats for Women

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Style Notes: Hats can be a hit-or-miss item but Alexis proves how easy they can be to style. From beanies and bucket hats to balaclavas, headwear will have you ready to take on the day whatever the weather. Match with a co-ordinating scarf and gloves or just let the hat do all the talking. 

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3. The Best Designer Capes for Women

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Style Notes: Capes are an easy item to quickly throw on before heading out the door. Style with tailored trousers and heels for the office or dress it up in the evenings. Choose from a cosy knitted style or smarter coat-esque iteration.

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4. The Best Designer Bags for Women

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Style Notes: You've probably heard everyone talking about cherry red accessories this season, and we're not about to stop anytime soon. Emily shows us how it's done by styling a merlot-hue glossed leather mini bag with a checked jacket, wide-leg jeans and ballet flats.

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6. The Best Designer Scarves for Women

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Style Notes: Other than bags and shoes, luxury scarves are worth spending just a little bit extra on - think quality cashmere, logo intarsia and fringed trims. Borislava spotlights her checked ACNE Studios scarf with a relaxed-fit wool coat and ultra mini UGG boots. 

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7. The Best Designer Belts for Women

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Style Notes: Belts are a great way to subtly accessorise your outfits. Choose from those boasting designer plaques or perhaps opt for a more quiet luxury option, such as Neelam's style from The Row. 

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