6 Parents Approved Rainy Day Essentials to Keep You as Stylish as You Are Dry

Whether the skies are cloudy or bright, we all need some fresh air. These picks for you and your kids make stormy weather no big deal.

An image of rainy day products on a colorful background.
Photo: Art: Jillian Sellers
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Molly Welly Boots

Joules Molly Welly patterned womens rain boots
Courtesy of Joules

The Joules Molly Welly boots come in 23 patterns bursting with personality (from bees and blossoms to ducks and dachshunds), so there’s bound to be one that playfully suits yours.

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LifeProof FRĒ Phone Case

LifeProof FRE blue waterproof phone case
Jeffrey Westbrook

You won’t sweat the phone getting soaked with the waterproof, drop-proof LifeProof FRĒ phone case. It’s worth the investment anyway if your toddler tends to manhandle your device.

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ReNew Anorak

Everlane ReNew light blue womens anorak
Courtesy of Everlane

The ReNew Anorak’s fabric comes from recycled plastic bottles. In a downpour, it’s a water-beading, hooded lifesaver in a stylishly oversize fit.

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Color Wheel Umbrella

MoMa Design Store Color Wheel Umbrella
Jeffrey Westbrook

The super-sturdy Color Wheel Umbrella provides a wide 45 inches of coverage—and it’s hard not to feel a little sunnier under that rainbow.

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Kids’ Handle It Rain Boots

Crocs Kids Handle It yellow rain boots
Courtesy of Crocs

Parents swear by Kids’ Handle It Rain Boots, made of one piece of lightweight, watertight material that’s easy for “I do it” little ones to pull on.

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Color Changing Raincoat

Holly and Beau Dinosaur Color Changing kids raincoat
Jeffrey Westbrook

For your mini: The Color Changing Raincoat is better when wetter, with characters that become more vibrant in the rain.

This article originally appeared in Parents magazine's April 2021 issue as "Slay a Rainy Day." Want more from the magazine? Sign up for a monthly print subscription here

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