Boyszone You might be the type of bloke who would rather hang yourself with last seasons kuffiya scarves than go clothes shopping. or maybe youre more metro than Gok Wan. Whichever you are, youll still need something on your back this winter. Weve tracked down the must-have items from the new collections. And its all available online, so you barely need break stride from Call of Duty to have it on your doorstep. 12 Tuesday, 3 November 2009 London Lite The Lite guy guide to getting the best table Top table: Skylon on the South Bank stuck in a style rut? sharpen Looking Spendit! Themanlyway towarmhands Ultra- skinny trousers, 30, topman. com Suave: blazer, 150, shirt, 45, trousers 100, boots, 140, all French Connection Union flag umbrella, 110, paulsmith.co.uk Former Gordon ramsay chef Chris Yates, now general manager at celeb-magnet Skylon at the royal Festival Hall, shares his tips on securing a table at Londons swankiest restaurants. BECOME A REGULAR Skylons booking software builds up a detailed history tracking diners visits so the more you visit, the better chance of getting the best table. EAT EARLY If you can stomach an early or late sitting youre much more likely to land yourself a table. USE YOUR CHARM The days of the stereotypical, haughty matre d are long gone and a genuine appeal with a legitimate case, perhaps a landmark birthday, will receive a sympathetic hearing. DONT LIE Our staff have heard every story in the book so inventing a bizarre, fantastical story wont get you in the reservations book. DO IT YOURSELF Getting someone else to book for you in an attempt to raise your status wont necessarily succeed. A personable, personal approach will serve you better. BULLIES GO HUNGRY If youre aggressive, rude or too forceful you stand no chance. nick McGrath Gloves, 60, Paul Smith at my- wardrobe.com Duffle coat, 495, Burberry at my-wardrobe.com Leather wallet with multicoloured lizard interior, 205, brownsfashion.com Snood, 175, burberry.com Would Bear Grylls whinge about cold hands? We think not. But if he should suffer, he can keep toasty with this hand-warmer from Zippo, which solves a slightly girly problem in a blokey way. Its the Yorkie bar of warmers -- not for girls. The packaging suggests taking it hunting and fishing: no mention of ice skating or walks in the park. Fill with lighter fluid for up to 24 hours of flame-free heat. 19.90, lightercompany. co.uk nYouVE shredded plastic guitars on Guitar Hero, now hit the plastic decks on dJ Hero. You mix tracks and scratch records, and luckily the party wont stop if you muck it up thanks to a no fail mode. It gives beginners a gentle introduction to the art of dJing while offering the pros a chance to flex their fingers with more challenging modes. Available on PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii. 99.99 inc turntable controller index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html