14/08/2014 16:36 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

SHOP! Really Cool Red That's Not At All Mrs Claus

Red is awesome and if you've had enough of this season's biggest colour trend, red's fey little cousin pink, then it's time to give this lady a try.

Fear not, like rose, crimson is a hot colour this season to thanks to Dolce & Gabbana's cool, glamazons storming the runway in flame. Aside from this, the truth of the matter is no primary colour makes a statement quite like red and happily, it will look brilliant with all of that pink you've invested in.

Here's our style tips for looking radiant in red:

1. Don't go head-to-toe but if you're wearing a dress, do choose contrasting shades for lips and nails.

2. When it comes to accessorising, yellow gold complements the shade a million times better than silver.

3. Red, believe it on not, goes with so much it's practically a neutral. So, if you're splashing out on shoes or a bag but don't want to go for the usual black, navy or brown feel safe in the knowledge red will serve you well.

Take a flick through our top ten favourite pieces of red. Not at all Mrs Claus, but very stylishly cheerful...