10 chic rain accessories that'll keep you dry and stylish as we head into spring

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Stock up on cute pieces and accessories that'll keep you dry and stylish this spring season.
Stock up on cute pieces and accessories that'll keep you dry and stylish this spring season.

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It's almost spring, which means the snowy weather will soon be gone — but the rain is right around the corner.

Whether you love the rain or hate it, I think we can all agree that getting caught in a storm without the right gear is the absolute worst, which is why right now is a great time to stock up on clothing and accessories that'll keep you dry as well as looking cute.

From bright and fun rain boots to super-cute umbrellas, take a look at some of the must-have items you'll want in your wardrobe as the storms start to roll in.

Hunter Original Short Gloss Waterproof Rain Boot

Hunter Original Short Gloss Waterproof Rain Boot. Image via hunterboots.com
Hunter Original Short Gloss Waterproof Rain Boot. Image via hunterboots.com

A spring essential - bright yellow rubber boots that are glossy, water-tight rubber and have a traction-gripping sole that'll prevent you from sliding all over the place.

SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $145

Pendleton Crater Lake National Park Tall Rain Boot

Pendleton Crater Lake National Park Tall Rain Boot. Image via Nordstrom.
Pendleton Crater Lake National Park Tall Rain Boot. Image via Nordstrom.

Or a taller pair of boots, for when the puddles are particularly deep. It has a cushioned insole as well as odour-controlling technology, so you can say goodbye to stinky socks.

SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $112 (originally $150)

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Helly Hansen Women's Kirkwall II Belted Rain Jacket

Helly Hansen Women's Kirkwall II Belted Rain Jacket. Image via Sport Chek.
Helly Hansen Women's Kirkwall II Belted Rain Jacket. Image via Sport Chek.

A windproof and waterproof hooded jacket for women with a fun retro design and a belted waist for a cinched-in look.

SHOP IT: Sport Chek, $150

The ReNew Poncho

Everlane The ReNew Poncho. Image via Everlane.
Everlane The ReNew Poncho. Image via Everlane.

A lightweight, water-resistant poncho featuring a spacious hood, an elevated zip neckline, handy front pockets and a boxy fit throughout.

SHOP IT: Everlane, $140

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Soft Shell Rain Jacket

Soft Shell Rain Jacket. Image via Nordstrom.
Soft Shell Rain Jacket. Image via Nordstrom.

Or a stretchy softshell with a feisty interior leopard print that sheds water while keeping you warm and comfortable.

SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $100 (originally $150)

Hunter Original Nylon Tote Bag

Hunter Original Nylon Tote Bag. Image via Sport Chek.
Hunter Original Nylon Tote Bag. Image via Sport Chek.

A water-resistant and streamlined tote that'll protect everything (including your precious laptop!) from any sudden downpours.

SHOP IT: Sport Chek, $110

Water-Repellent Computer Backpack

Water-Repellent Computer Backpack. Image via Amazon.
Water-Repellent Computer Backpack. Image via Amazon.

Or a floral backpack with pretty gold-plated zippers that's lightweight, waterproof, and durable. One reviewer says it's perfect for Canadian weather and that the side pockets make it easy to grab your water bottle or umbrella.

SHOP IT: Amazon, $35

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Kate Spade Love Is In The Air Umbrella

Kate Spade Love Is In The Air Umbrella. Image via Kate Spade.
Kate Spade Love Is In The Air Umbrella. Image via Kate Spade.

A super-sweet umbrella that you can see through, which is a blessing when trying to navigate through a crowd when everyone is also carrying an umbrella.

SHOP IT: Kate Spade, $38

Reverse Auto Open Umbrella

Reverse Auto Open Umbrella. Image via Nordstrom.
Reverse Auto Open Umbrella. Image via Nordstrom.

Or an umbrella with an iridescent interior that folds in reverse, which keeps rainwater contained instead of soaking the area around you when you close it.

SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $30

Travel Umbrella with Teflon Coating

 Travel Umbrella with Teflon Coating. Image via Amazon.
Travel Umbrella with Teflon Coating. Image via Amazon.

And a cute little travel-sized umbrella that'll fit into your purse, backpack, or bag for those just-in-case moments, because being surprised by a downpour is no fun.

SHOP IT: Amazon, $30

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