April Showers

London is looking grey and April showers are in the forecast. Keeping dry and looking stylish in the wet weather is always challenging. We have our eyes on some new rain gear to get us through the next few weeks.

From the excellent Whistles x Rains Collaboration. Be quick — items keep selling out

Rains Jacket, £75 at Whistles 

Rains Long Jacket, £89 at Whistles

Rains Bucket Hat, £25 at Whistles

Another great choice from Rains, but with a trench coat feel. Rubberised overcoat, £125 at Harvey Nichols


The North Face x Liberty Woodmont Rain Jacket, £235 at Liberty

With a waterproof case to protect your bag, this umbrella is easy to have on hand for surprise showers, L’Original umbrella, £32 from Beau Nuage

A cheery and practical option, June Print Compact Umbrella, £50 at Liberty 

4 Moncler Simone Rocha, £1860 at MatchesFashion

Salida Rain Jacket, £550 at Canada Goose

Barbour x Alexa Chung Cyril Wax Jacket, £449 at Coggles

Max & Co Hooded Raincoat, £259 at Harrods

2-in-1 Swing Parka + Shearling Hood, £750 at Me+Em

Recycled City Rubber Boot, £195 at Ganni

Dark Indigo Softshell Waterproof Raincoat by Ilse Jacobsen, £220 from Next

Max Mara Reversible Raincoat, £820 from Harrods

Kassl Editions Press-Stud belted cotton blend raincoat, £700 from MatchesFashion

Lightweight Hooded Parka, £160 at Jigsaw

Stride Waterproof Parka, £195 at Sweaty Betty

Blocktech Hooded Coat, £79.90 at Uniqlo

With detachable gilet, H2OFagerHolt Rain Coat, £233 at Coggles

Chelsea rain walker by Stutterheim, £90 from Amazon

Seriously stylish rainwear
— Elizabeth Eaton
28th April 2021