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Rainy Day Essentials

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Instead of just grabbing my umbrella on gray, misty days like today, I like to be fully stocked and prepared for rain. Just because it's drizzling doesn't mean you have to sacrifice looking great.

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1. I'm obsessed with this Swedish company, Fjallraven. This jacket is perfectly stylish and functional and comes in tons of colors. (Fjallraven Men's Greenland Jacket, $249)

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2. I always look at the MoMa store for unusual and whimsical pieces -- have you seen their desk accessories? Face the rain in this umbrella and it has to put a smile on your face. (MoMa Color Wheel Umbrella, $40)

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3. Burberry is a bad weather heavy hitter. These rain boots for women are the latest version -- with leather trim. (Burberry Leather Detail Rain Boots, $395)

471384. This rain-resistant tote bag keeps all your items dry. (L.L. Bean Hunter's Tote Bag, $29)

BOOTSHINE_CLR_1_05. Keep your wellies and other rain boots in good shape with Hunter Rain Boot Shine. (Hunter, $5)

lg6. For those who like their umbrellas a little more subdued, this one is ultra-functional and won't get whipped around by wind. (Tumi Large Auto Close Umbrella, $80)

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Comments (1)

  • These essentials are also great for London rainy weather. Love the Burberry rain boots, and the Tumi umbrella is amazing for a rainy windy day, needed in London.
    Happy Holidays Kevin

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