The 30 best bags and shoes

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To celebrate the shoe and bag fashion special in this week's issue of Stylist, we've teamed up with to offer the ultimate accessories update - £3,000 to spend on the a/w collections at the online store. To start planning your shopping spree (and discover a handy clue to help you answer the competition question), our fashion team have scoured the bag and shoe lounge, and made their edit of the 30 key accessories for the new season. So get studying our selection of key accessories, and then enter the competition here.

  • Grenson Dylan Two Tone Brogue


    Menswear is a major autumn/winter trend - thus the brogue becomes a key style this season. Do androgyny properly in a brogue from luxury men's lable Grenson - who have released their first ladies collection.

  • Anya Hindmarch Valorie clutch


    Designers had fun with glittery accessories this season - Anya Hindmarch's Valorie clutch is the perfect partner to Miu Miu's glittery Mary Janes.

  • Sam Edelman Larissa Peeptoes


    These edgy but elegant peep-toes are the easiest way to work the fetish trend.

  • Halston Heritage Monique clutch


    We love Halston Heritage's rainbow bright take on the snakeskin trend.

  • By Larin electric blue court shoes


    In the colour of the season, cobalt blue, these mid-height heels are an instant workwear update, and comfortable to boot.

  • Love Moschino quilted shoulder bag


    This cherry red quilted bag will become your wardrobe staple - it's roomy, easy to carry and will brighten up any outfit.

  • Acne Caesar knee high boots


    Knee-high boots are back - pair Acne's red wine version with a midi or denim pencil skirt.

  • Smythson blue travel clutch


    With handy dividers inside to seperate your documents, this beautiful purple clutch is a useful travel companion - but also makes a chic evening bag.

  • 3.1 Phillip Lim Regine green evening sandals


    We adore the jade green shade of these statement t-bar heels - wear with black tailored trousers or jewel tones for a Studio 54 vibe.

  • D&G Dory cross body bag


    This bright orange bag comes in a key autumn/winter colour, and can be worn in a multitude of ways - carry under your arm like a clutch, wear like a satchel, or hold the handle for a prim and proper look.

  • Camilla Skovgaard Check peeptoe platform shoe


    Heritage prints? Check. Berry shades? Check. Fetish details? Check. These Skovgaard shoes tick a multitude of trend boxes, and are exquisitely made.

  • Diane Von Furstenberg Saffron Harper Bonbon chain back


    A cute little sister to the Harper bag, we love the mustard shade - the mini size will force you to pack light.

  • Bionda Castana Lucia boot


    These multi-strap booties look tough on the outside, but are lined with super-soft shearling to keep your feet warm all winter.

  • See by Chloe Ladylike bag

    Along with houndstooth, herringbone is another heritage fabric that made a comeback this season. See by Chloe's herringbone satchel is a charming take on the heritage trend.

  • 3.1 Phillips Lim Pashli tote


    Looking for an update on the satchel this season? May we introduce you to Phillip Lim's ink blue, multi-pocketed and incredibly spacious tote.

  • Diane Von Furstenberg Zia platform sandals


    One of DVF's signature styles is now available in a rather autumnal green. Wear with trousers now, tights as the winter approaches, and save for next summer!

  • Marc by Marc Jacobs Snappy Barrel bag


    Small, but perfectly formed, the stylish 'Snappy' in black leather will take you from desk to dinner, to dancefloor.

  • House of Harlow 1960 Norah platforms


    Snakeskin has overtaken leopard as the animal print of the season - these stylish court shoes are a subtler way to nod to the trend.

  • Michael Kors Sloan school satchel


    We wish our school satchel had been this chic. Michael Kors has produced a perfectly preppy, luxurious take on the classic schoolbag.

  • D&G Bella court shoes


    Leopard print isn't over just yet - these courts from D&G ooze Italian style.

  • Missoni lurex chain strap mini bag


    The Missoni print is timeless and this cute mini bag is perfect for the party season.

  • Kors Michael Kors Rhonda sandal


    These glamorous gold snakeskin sandals are the perfect party shoe.

  • Mulberry croc and reptile print suede Tillie


    Love Mulberry's it-bag, the Tillie? Then you'll adore their latest version - a reptile print in the softest, midnight blue suede.

  • McQ Tartan court shoe


    With their vibrant tartan print and fetish-style studs, pair these punky courts with a prim pencil skirt to make them office-appropriate.

  • Mysuelly Louise Enna Arrow


    Work the ladylike trend with this sweet little handbag, in a retro colour palette of mustard, orange and brown.

  • Mulberry Tillie boots


    We love the seventies feel of these Mulberry boots, and the wedge heel will keep your feet comfortable.

  • See by Chloe Guistino ankle boot


    Effortlessly cool, off-duty boots that work equally well with denim and dresses.

  • Sara Berman Marais leather bag


    This leather studded satchel is a great weekend bag - wear with spray on jeans, biker boots and slouchy knitwear.

  • Diane Von Furstenberg Penn suede boot


    Try the Navajo trend with these cranberry red fringed boots from Diane Von Furstenberg.

  • Mulberry Midnight oversized satchel


    Need an excuse to invest in a new Mulberry bag? This Alexa is not only bigger and better, but comes in a shiny blue shade straight off the catwalk.