Although we may be experiencing an 'Indian summer' at the moment, the cold, dreary and dull days of winter aren't too far away.
If you can't afford bright and shiny new gadgets to lift your mood, try a set of colourful and affordable earbuds instead.
Here are five pairs that are guaranteed to add a pop of colour to that cold and rainy commute.
If you're after a bright pick-me-up then Urbanears is the brand for you, with its simple designs and lovely colours. The popular Swedish brand has also had an autumn/winter revamp introducing new hues raspberry, indigo and mustard. If you're looking for bright buds then go for the Medis model in the new shade of raspberry or for a piece of sunshine in your pocket try mustard instead. Available from Urbanears for £45.