They'll be covering your paws all winter, so ya might as well spend a few bucks and accessorize. If you're the type who habitually abandons umbrellas in restaurants, leave the high-end gear for those blessed with an assistant or a good memory. Punch up your winter wardrobe with a burst of colour poking out from your heavy sleeves. Say so long to those one-size-fits-all numbers you scored at the dollar store last winter, and say hello to grown-up hand wear.
Clockwise from top: Black suede gloves with Velcro wrist strap ( 1 , Zellers , go to hbc.com for locations, $10). Red leather gloves with zip-front closure ( 2 , Danier Leather , 218 Yonge, 416-598-1159, and others, $39). Cashmere-lined aqua leather gloves ( 3 , Banana Republic , 218 Yonge, 416-595-6336 and others, $110). Oxblood leather gloves with cream piping and snap closure ( 4 , Zara , 220 Yonge, 647-288-0333, $69).
Hot-pink three-quarter-length mock-croc gloves ( 5 , Club Monaco , 403 Queen West, 416-979-5633, and others, $99). Navy suede gloves ( 6 , The Bay , go to hbc.com for locations, $12). White leather driving gloves with black piping ( 7 , Banana Republic, $50). Red suede gloves ( 8 , Jacob , 220 Yonge, and others, 416-977-7602, $24).
Black leather driving gloves ( 9 , Holt Renfrew , 50 Bloor West, 416-922-2333, $98). Pink vinyl gloves with small side bow ( 10 , Urban Outfitters , 235 Yonge, 416-214-1466, $44). Indigo mock-shearling gloves ( 11 , Zara, $69).
Orange three-quarter-length suede gloves ( 12 , Club Monaco, $59). White elbow-length leather gloves ( 13 , Club Monaco, $99). Teal perforated driving gloves with Velcro closure ( 14 , Urban Outfitters, $47).