LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - Face it, Los Angeles doesn't get a lot of rain. Here are some water-proof looks for everyone in your family during the anticipated El Niño weather, courtesy of Emily Loftiss.
Tres Bon Tote Bag (in yellow) - $398 http://www.nicolemiller.com/tres-bon-tote
Cashmere Wrap - $330 http://www.nicolemiller.com/cashmere-wrap
Tech Tape Pant - $128
This pant is part of SPANX’s newly launched EveryWear pant collection, which is a fusion of work pants and workout leggings, with all the compression and smoothing technology that you expect from the brand.
Can be worn day to night and rotated for work to working out for a complete wardrobe
Wickable, anti-microbial, cool and breathable and the blackest of black so you can’t see through
Sleeker, cooler and smarter and street sleek design details and performance fabrics keep you polished and on-trend
The Rain Boot collection just launched this fall, high quality rubber and features a comfortable cotton lining with a brick pattern on the sole to prevent slippage
Available in seven colors at stores and online
The collection retails for $65-$75
Sending 2 styles/colors: tall aubergine or mid red
The Handbag Raincoat
Protect your favorite accessories with the Handbag Raincoat
The Handbag Raincoat is available in three sizes and the polyurethane-based material protects any sized bag from a cross-body to a tote, with an easy-to-use Velcro top that accommodates any handle
Prices range from $25-$30 and is available at Kyle by Alene too
Made from breathable, waterproof nylon, the Martini Proof Tech Jacket is a lightweight technical jacket that features fully sealed seams and shock cords at the hood & hem to keep the water out! The stowaway hood is also waterproof; perfect if you get stuck in a downpour without your umbrella. Retail: $225
·The Dallas Authentic fit jean, a lightweight cotton denim jean with just a little bit of stretch – for the ultimate in comfort. Jean retails for: $128.00
·The Edisto boot – oiled & burnished leather in a refined, lace up half boot . Boot retails for : $198.00
**Every man’s secret weapon in a downpour….the over-sized golf umbrella! Guys can pull off the bigger size and most men have this umbrella in their trunk - so pull it out for El Nino.
Tommy Bahama is available at: Tommy Bahama stores throughout L.A. – The Grove, Pasadena, Manhattan Beach, Woodland Hills
FEMALE MODEL (plus umbrella):
• Avoid looking like a marshmallow - quilted longline jacket is waterproof, and insulated - but not bulky!
• Brick red skinny jeans provide a pop of color to offset a dreary day
• Opt for fashion-forward rain boots than can be repurposed later as regular boots. These fringed booties from dӓv are completely weatherproof, but look like real shoes!
Native Youth Quilted Bomber
Big Star coated skinny jeans dӓv fringed rain boots (pronounced "dahhhv")
MALE MODEL (plus umbrella):
• Again, opt for insulated waterproof jacket with low volume of filler. (This isn't the Arctic!)
• Use fabric spray to transform your own jeans into weatherproof
• Take a note from Han Solo in these waterproof, lined boots by UGG Australia
• Bonus - Apolis makes waterproof journals, ideal for the businessman on the go!
Apolis Quilted Bomber (pronounced "APPLE-iss")
Big Star Jeans
UGG Australia Han Solo boots
Apolis Waterproof Journal
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Milk & Honey (2 little kiddos together)
Milk and Honey Baby Boutique at the OC Mix
Girls Rain Outfit:
Striped wool poncho by Chiabella, $89
Harem tan pants by Ryla $28
Leopard pink rain boots by Haviannas.$40
Boys Rain Outfit:
Merino wool blue wave hoodie by Chiabella $89
Denim Cargo Pant by Milk and Honey Collection $40
Blue Rain Boots by Havaianas $40