After enduring this past week of weather in the city, one would think they should consider starting to build an ark. Rain rain and more rain. On top of that, it was the sneak attack kind. Overcast and light sprinkles one minute, step outside the door and instant downpour. This ensures you will look like a sopping wet mess the rest of the day. Super. No way around it in this city.
Here's a glimpse:
This makes it hard to plan what to wear. Do you commit to a rain friendly outfit (aka a plastic garbage bag) or pretend the rain doesn't exist and keep with your cute summer dress. I suggest stocking up on the essentials so you don't have to wear a garbage bag for a dress to work.
Rain Jacket (with a hood) : Laundry by Shelli Segal
Rain Boots : Outlet : similar style here
Shirt: Norma Kamali for Walmart
Dress as skirt: Zara
Bag & Sunnies: street market
Jewelry : F21, grandpa's watch, thrifted
Umbrella: Whatever I can find. I recklessly abandon to many to invest in fun ones!