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    It's Officially Autumn: Here's The 16 Things You're Going To Need

    RIP summer, we miss you.

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    1. When torrential downpour becomes a regular occurence, the cheap and cheerful umbrella you picked up a while ago might not cut it. This fast-drying one is designed to handle powerful winds without turning inside out!

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    This umbrella has over 3,000 reviews and an average rating of 4.6 stars! It has a button for opening and closing, and is made with fiberglass ribs that flex to withstand the wind. And don't be fooled by its compact size, reviewers praise this for really holding up well in heavy winds.

    Price: £16.45

    2. Autumn is unfortunately the season where spiders pop up in your home. Stop them in their tracks with this ultrasonic pest repeller that is non-toxic, chemical-free, and safe for children and pets (excluding rodents) to be around.

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    All you have to do is plug it into an electrical socket and it safely drives away pests (not just spiders, but rats and flies amongst others), and has adjustable settings depending on the severity of pest infestation. Reviewers claim it really does keep spiders away! As an FYI, the company says that depending on the settings you select it can take 3-5 weeks to achieve the desired results.

    Price: £18.99

    3. These waterproof Chelsea boots will keep your feet dry on drizzly days, so no more soaked socks after stepping in a puddle.

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    If you thought waterproof boots had to be clunky and cumbersome, think again! These sleek, lightweight boots are wipe-clean and come in UK sizes 2.5 - 9.5. A heads up: reviewers suggest you go a size down as these come up a little big.

    Price: £21.89 - £27.99 depending on size

    4. This luxurious, fluffy electric blanket is the perfect thing to keep you warm now the temperatures have dropped.

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    You'll definitely be bringing this bad boy out for those chilly evenings on the sofa watching Netflix. It has a built in timer that you can set for between one and nine hours, after which it will automatically switch it off. The blanket is also machine washable up to 40°C and has an average 4.8-star rating with 360 reviews! Plus with nine different settings, this can be used on those mildly-cold nights and then ramped up when it gets properly freezing.

    Price: £49.99

    5. Opaque tights season is finally here! So this year you may as well get yourself some sturdy ones that'll last, like these run-resistant tights that are designed to not roll down and come in a pack of two .

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    These are a solid bet, as 91% of customers say they fit as expected. Reviewers seriously rave about these and some say these are the best tights they've ever purchased.

    Price: £10.99 for sizes XS, S, L, and XL.

    6. Suffer from super-chapped lips in the cold weather? Try this multi-purpose ointment made in Australia from pure papaws (or papaya to you and me).

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    This balm really is the definition of being able to do it all! While this can be used on everything from cuts to nappy rash to chapped nipples, it's also great for sore, dry lips to hydrate and nourish them.

    Price: £6.49

    7. And if the cold takes a particularly tough toll on your hands, this seriously hardcore hand cream is THE one to try.

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    This is designed for severely dry skin and people who work a lot with their hands during the day such as builders, and the cream doesn't just protect your hands from losing moisture, it actually helps to draw moisture to the skin. 2,783 people gave this five stars and for good reason – this is the product if you feel like you've tried every other hand cream out there to little avail.

    Price: £5.30

    8. The amount of vitamin D we get drops in autumn and winter because of the lack of sunlight, and that's where this fatigue-fighting vitamin D spray comes in.

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    This supports your immune system, which is much needed when cold and flu season is around the corner. This bottle contains 100 doses, all you have to do is spray it under your tongue once a day.

    Price: £5.35

    9. Going from air-con to central heating can cause loads of annoying problems like static and dry skin, so consider this quiet and eye-catching humidifier that you can put essential oils in.

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    This has a working time of around ten hours, and looks stylish so you won't mind having it out even when it's not in use! You can select your timer from four different options, and it can humidify an area of up to 25 square meters (and provide aromatherapy for up to 40 square meters).

    Price: £22.99

    10. The rain + makeup is a terrible combination, but this setting spray will keep it in place and can also be used as a primer.

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    This is quick-drying and doesn't lead to smudging, so your makeup will look just as good throughout the day as it did when you applied it!

    Price: £4.89

    11. It's getting to that time of year where it's dark when you wake up and dark when you get home from work, so try this sunrise-mimicking alarm clock that wakes you up with a gradually brightening light.

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    I have had one of these for almost two years and swear by it! It helps me to wake up naturally compared to that jolt you get when your phone alarm goes off. This also doubles up as a bedside lamp and can prepare you for sleep with its gradual sunset effect that helps you wind down. And it's not just me, lots of reviews rate this for its ability to make those terrible dark mornings easier.

    Price: £39.99

    12. Static hair is the WORST and it peaks towards the last few months of the year. Thankfully this heat protection spray (which has 10 benefits to it) is anti-static!

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    A hydrating leave-in spray perfect for dry, damaged hair, that also prevents frizz and static. It's infused with coconut oil that not only makes your hair smell great, but also works to detangle and smooth it! It's cruelty free, paraben free, and SLS free too.

    Price: £13.95

    13. This hand warmer doubles up as a power bank to charge your phone. We live in the future.

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    There's three levels of temperature to select from, and it has a smooth warm surface instead of feeling like you're touching a cold piece of metal. This is the perfect compact size to take with you anywhere – so you can use it in your office as well as next time you're stuck in the cold waiting for the bus.

    Price: £20.99

    14. From October onwards, fireworks become hard to avoid. If they make your dog nervous try this anxiety coat which applies consistent pressure onto your dog's core to calm them.

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    Hundreds of reviewers praise this coat's ability to soothe their dog during fireworks, and the company claims it is effective in over 80% of dogs. The coat is available in a variety of sizes from XXS to XL.

    Price: £31.00 - £37.83 depending on size

    15. You know what it's like, you're at home, you're all toasty, and then remember you need to put the bins out. Luckily these cosy, memory foam slippers are designed for outdoor use too!

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    These machine washable slippers have a fleece lining and faux fur collar, and are designed to snugly fit on your feet, so no sliding off when you go up the stairs! They have a waterproof anti-slip outer sole so can be worn briefly outside as well as indoors. A tip: go a size or two up on these!

    Price: £16.99 - £17.99 depending on size and colour

    16. A rain jacket? In Autumn? Groundbreaking. But seriously, no matter how obvious it is, you probably could use this waterproof, windproof jacket for those days where the weather is being unpredictable.

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    This has a drawstring waist and two flap pockets with snaps, and is available in eight different colours!

    Price: £28.89