While we are having spectacular autumnal displays of leaves from bright reds and copper to tangerine and mustard, as sure as night follows day, the rain is just a day away, for most of the British winter. But while it may make us feel cold and grey on the inside , there is no reason to dress that way.
The rainy weather is the prefect excuse to put your best wellie forward, grab a mac and put up the funnest umbrella you can find – after all you can either stomp around and be miserable or jump in puddles and sing in the rain, and we not what we’d rather do!
Dampen the frizz with this on-trend Radley Holly felt cloche hat, £39 from House Of Fraser.
Get cosy in this classic cashmere V neck jumper from Brora, £219.
Are you feeling splashy go lucky? If these wellies are on your feet, you should be! This welly falls away at the back and the addition of a ribbon only increases its elegance, Evedon tie back wellies, £74.95 from Joules.
This gorgeous tomato red raincoat with purple polka-dot lining is just the thing to keep the wet weather at bay and help you keep a bright outlook, £250 from The Cambridge Raincoat Company.
Danish designer Lisbeth Dahl has a beautiful pagoda umbrella range which is luxurious, practical and functional whether the sun shines or the rain is pouring. This grey with silver glitter dots is perfect for the studded trend and is £27 from Homearama.
A classic example of Ralph Lauren’s preppy all-American style, this elegant tote contrasts rustic canvas against glossy patent leather. Inside you’ll find a roomy interior with zip pockets and organisation pouches, including a phone holder; a practical and stylish everyday accessory that’s perfect for busy lifestyles, £430 from Harrods.