Outerwear for Rainy Spring Days

Stay dry and protected in unpredictable weather

Wet, blustery, unpredictable weather is a shared predicament in many parts of the world—as are the woes that come with it. Here in NYC, the rain arrives in the spring, pays several visits through the summer and occurs sporadically until the precipitation ultimately turns to snow. In the warmer, but still wet months, having outerwear that’s breathable is essential—so many raincoats trap in heat, making …

Waterproof Backpack

Made from a water-resistant polyester fabric, this backpack is a sleek option for everyday use—but it especially useful in bad weather. Fully lined, this sleek bag boasts a spacious main compartment, laptop sleeve and a hidden phone pocket—keeping all your devices safe. Unlike many utilitarian backpacks, this Danish brand offers a minimal and pleasing silhouette.

Harlequin Raincoat

Rather than donning a black or gray raincoat, or even the standard yellow version, why not bring radiance to the storm with one of Gorman’s brightly colored offerings. Our pick is the Harlequin, with its rainbow hues and scribble-like pattern. With elasticized toggles on the hood and hem to keep you encased, you’ll stay dry in this cheerful number. Available in S/M or M/L.