Unless you reside in drought-plagued California, this time of year is synonymous with spending days knee-deep in puddles. Thanks to a deluge of drizzle-proof duds, you no longer have to sacrifice an ounce of style for the sake of keeping dry. We’re talking chic rainy-day fashion that includes print-happy parkas, quirky umbrellas and edgy rubber booties to brighten up the dreariest of days. Here, a complete day look you’ll reach for again and again, even if the sun does in fact come out tomorrow.
Photo: Vanessa Jackman
It's Raining Glam
Just because it's nasty out, doesn't mean you have to resort to a humdrum outfit. We put together an adorable water-resistant look to get you through the wet season in style.
Piece By Piece
The Printed Raincoat
A lightweight raincoat that's as chic as it is utilitarian and doesn't cost a fortune? Where do we sign up?
The Classic Cardigan
Whether you’re faced with a drizzle or a downpour, this cozy cardigan is guaranteed to keep you toasty and dry when layered under a waterproof topper.
The Cheeky Tee
Don’t let anyone rain on your parade with a kitschy statement tee.
The Coated Jeans
Coated denim is the ultimate weapon against dreaded soaked knees. Plus, they bring an elevated edge to any ensemble.
The Waterproof Mascara
Don’t leave home without a few swipes of waterproof mascara lest you wish to end up with a bad case of raccoon eyes.
The Edgy Rain Boot
Designer rain boots are the ultimate indulgence, one we whole-heartedly support.
The Color-Happy Umbrella
Quite possibly the most important element of your rainy day look, a fun umbrella works double duty as a powerful smile inducer.