Bonhams shows that Chanel never goes out of fashion

From outrageous earrings to sensible wellington boots, the Chanel Collection online auction offers sartorial inspiration for all

A pair of gilt twist CC drop earrings have an estimate of £200-£300

Say it aloud – the sound is seductive – Chanel.

As we head into spring, just the thing to lift our spirits are 200 pieces of clothing, accessories, handbags and jewellery in the Chanel Collection, offered online by Bonhams. This year we’re unlikely to have many (if any) grand occasions in our diaries, so we can expect keen bidding on items suitable to be worn for a romantic dîner à deux.

For the ears, highlights ...