Stay stylish and dry this season with our pick of the top rainy day buys under £40...
If there’s one thing you can count it, it’s don’t count on the weather! Here in the UK, it’s not uncommon for it to be glorious sunshine one minute and a torrential downpour the next. Most of us are used to the tumultuous climate (and know to always pack an umbrella), but the more difficult question is, how can one look stylish no matter what the weather throws at you?
It’s easy with a few chic wet weather buys! We’ve rounded up our favourites this season from pretty scarves and stylish umbrellas to classic macs and fashionable wellies, and everything in between. Get inspired by our favourites and you’ll never have to worry about how to stay warm and dry on those rainy days again. Whatever the occasion, these buys will effortlessly take you through the rainy season and beyond.
Who says you have to reach for your old-fashioned cagoule at the first
sight of rain? This season, there’s an influx of stylish and functional
rain macs that will help you look fabulous even during a downpour. We
love this ASOS spotty mac – the perfect way to embrace this seaon’s trend for pastels and look gorgeous.And the best part is, you can stay dry but still show off your outfit underneath!
But it’s not just rain macs you can choose to brighten up a rainy day. With this winter predicted to be the wettest one in a long time, we’re setting you up to look fabulous no matter what. From cosy buys to keep you warm and dry to fashionable umbrellas to shield you from the rain to the wellies you won’t want to miss out on, click through to see our pick of the best wet weather buys…
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A hat may not seem like the most obvious choice when it's raining, but with their style credibility so high, it's a great way to keep dry and look great. This black Zara one will go with your whole wardrobe, and the wide-brim will keep your hair dry.
Just because it's raining, doesn't mean you have to be dull and dreary! Cheer yourself up with a slice of designer luxury thanks to this head-turning Lulu Guinness umbrella. And one thing's for sure - the bright colour means you won't get lost in a crowd!
This multi-tasking wonder coat from F&F at Tesco will do everything you could possibly ask for. The padding will keep you cosy, hood will keep you dry and versatile colour will keep you stylish no matter what the outfit. And for the bargain price of £35, it's too good to miss.
Add a little romance to your rainy day look with this beautiful smudged watercolours scarf from Peter Hahn. Dress up a simple outfit in an instant, or pair with fashionable pastel colours for a head-turning look.
These genius Joules socks mean any worries you may have about water slipping inside your wellies can vanish. Not only that, they'll also keep you toasty. A must-have.
Add some sunshine to a dreary day with this Hunter umbrella. The shape means you'll stay extra dry in your own little waterproof coccoon.
Cold ears = unhappy ladies, so we're investing in these stunningly soft Just Sheepskin earmuffs now to avoid any dripping ears and bad moods. The best part? They're also super-stylish.
Sometimes sticking to an original is the best way, and we agree if it means we can wear these cute and comfy Very wellies! We'll be pairing them with jeans, a biker jacket and cosy scarf for the perfect rainy day look.
Joules never fail us with perfect weekend buys, and this fold-up poncho is ideal for those days when the weather just won't make up its mind. Pack it in your bag ready to whip out when the grey clouds appear.
Bring some sunshine to your day with this fabulous mac from ASOS. It's guaranteed to put a smile on anyone's face!
A pair of multi-tasking winter boots for just £25? F&F - you've done it again! The patent finish of these fashionable long-length boots means the rain will just slide straight off. No water marks and a easy look? We'll be buying two pairs!
If you're a fan of all things girly, this Very umbrella is the perfect one for you. Original and a real bargain, the pastel colours are really on-trend this season.
Keep hands toasty with these Isotoner mittens. The impressive price tag means you won't be as worried about them getting ruined in the rain, but you'll still keep warm all day.
Every woman needs a classic mac in her wardrobe, but there's no harm in mixing it up a little with a new colour. Monochrome is big news right now, so we'll be styling this white ASOS version with all black to make a statement. Just be careful not to spill anything down it!
A blanket cape is the item to be seen in this season, and the muted colours of this River Island version make it perfect for rainy days. Wear with a grey polo neck and draped cardigan to embrace the trend for layering.
Embrace your quirky side with these unique dog-print wellies from Joules. They're the best way to keep dry butstill look stylish!
Make your brolly match with any outfit by choosing a stylish clear or black one. This bargain buy from Peacocks looks great and is so versatile.
Spun from soft heavy-duty wool, this chic blanket scarf will stop rain drops seeping through, keeping you warm and stylish all winter. Tartan is the pattern to be seen in this season, accentuate the print by layering it over an all black outfit or with a swipe of matching red lipstick.
Delicate faux fur, silk and leather clutch bags are a serious no-no on rainy evenings, unless you want them spoilt! Instead pick up ASOS Pearl & Stud Plastic Clutch the glossy wipe clean fabric is elegant and practical - leaving you to stash all your beauty essentials safe in the knowledge they won't go soggy.