Admit It, It’s Time for a New Raincoat
It’s raining, it’s pouring, this weather cliché is, admittedly, a little boring. It’s not all bad, though because your outerwear certainly doesn’t have to be dull, too. This year, there are so, so many cute and effective raincoats to keep you dry and — most importantly — not slumping back into that leaky vinyl coat you’ve been shrugging over your shoulders for years.
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From poppy, eye-catching prints and patterns to classic, elegant silhouettes, we’ve rounded up the best raincoats to wear this fall. Read on below to see our top picks.
Rains Waterproof Jacket
Channel Paddington Bear's iconic yellow raincoat in the grown-up version from this of-the-moment Danish outerwear brand.
Joules Right as Rain Packable Print Hooded Raincoat
The perfect travel go-to that won't take up carry-on space in an adorable floral print.
Burberry The Amberford Hooded Shell Trench Coat
An outerwear must-have that will never go out of style.
L.L. Bean H2Off Rain Mesh-Lined Jacket, Print
A cheeky print in a bold color will brighten any gray day.
Mira Mikati Scribble Hooded Printed Rubber Raincoat
All summer, we’ve been obsessed with fashion that reminds us of our childhoods — this Susan Alexandra bag comes to mind — so why wouldn’t that nostalgia carry into fall? Mira Mikati deftly incorporates kids’ scribbles into this coat in a way that feels fresh, and just the right amount childish.
Koral Sonorous Camo Anorak Jacket
For those of you who dare to face the elements for the sake of your workout: seriously, how do you do it? If you’re committed to your morning jog despite the mist, or if you just belong to camp athleisure, this jacket will be your best friend all season.
Levi’s Water Repellent Hooded Parka
Step out of the typical raincoat color palette with this deep, translucent green coat. This shade pairs with more in your closet than you’d assume.
Proenza Schouler PSWL Checkerboard Raincoat
Stand out in bold, checkerboard graphics with this shin-skimming raincoat by Proenza Schouler.
Ganni Petunia Transparent Zip Jacket
Add a little extra to your outfit with this semi-sheer printed jacket by influencer-loved brand, Ganni.
Jane Post High Shine Reversible Coat
Ultra-reflective patent fabrics are having a moment this season. We like this high-impact, low-effort version by Jane Post for its Matrix-meets-mod vibes. Plus, it’s on super discount right now — take an extra 40 percent off with the code FRIENDS.