April Showers

Posted by on Apr 5, 2012 in Gem Trends | 6 Comments

April showers may bring May flowers, but in the meantime we’re stuck fighting off wet feet and allergies. But, just because it’s raining doesn’t mean we need to dress frumpy. Here are a few chic rain wares that are sure to keep you looking spring-y, despite any inclement weather.

Raincoat – This Mackintosh Rousay for J.Crew Tattersall Coat is the ideal piece to stave off any rainy day blues. ($1,200, available at jcrew.com)

Umbrella – Rainy days don’t seem so gloomy when you’re carrying a boldly printed umbrella. ($78, available at katespade.com)

Scarf – Staying warm in the spring rain calls for a light scarf that can double as a shawl to keep you warm at home or in the office.

Rain boots –Hunter wellies are a staple for the dreary days. Get them in a fun color like gold and you’ll never be upset about the rain again.

RainRaps –Rethink your poncho or slicker and opt for a more fashion-forward look. RainRaps are lightweight, reversible pashminas that are comfortable and look great. ($48, available at rainraps.com)

All-Weather Loafers –Forget ugly galoshes, these darling loafers from Norwegian company Swims keep your feet dry and function as sleek flats. ($149, available at Nordstrom)

Dog Rain Slicker – Even your pooch will stay dry with this adorable doggie jacket. ($124, available at Barneys New York) Also, try this too-cute-for-words Westerly Trench Coat ($91, available at dogversion.com)