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April showers bring May flowers, right? Well, we rounded up our favorite April showers style picks for mama and baby. You don’t have to stay inside on rainy days, as long as you’re prepared, have fun jumping in the puddles with your little one!
3-in-1 Maternity Parka, Seraphine: This ingenious maternity coat is faux-fur lined throughout the body, with drawstring ties at the hemline and empire waist for a fit that’s flattering, flexible and fully adjustable throughout your nine months. The soft cotton outer is treated with a water-resistant coating to keep you and your bump warm and dry whatever the weather. After baby is born, simply zip on the kangaroo panel at the front to fit easily over your baby sling or front carrier. Also lined in soft faux-fur, the baby wearing insert features a section for baby’s feet, and can be worn open or zipped all the way up to protect baby from the elements.
Color Changing Raincoat, Holly and Beau: This toddler raincoat is not only adorable (they have a variety of ridiculously cute designs), but get this – it changes color when it’s wet! This pack away kids raincoat magically changes color when it comes into contact with water, returning to the original color once dry. This exciting process is repeated each time. It provides great lightweight protection against the elements and can be neatly stowed away in a convenient bag attached to the back of the coat.
Baby Rainboots, Bogs: Bogs is known for their sturdy footwear with adorable designs. Their baby boots come in a plethora of cool designs. They are 100% waterproof and made from 3mm Neo-Tech™ insulation with a plush cozy lining. They’re also machine washable and feature easy pull-on handles.
Infants’ and Toddlers’ Discovery Rain Jacket, LL Bean: Every baby and toddler must have a classic LL Bean rain slicker! Isn’t that written in to some sort of baby law somewhere? This rain jacket, which runs from 6 months through 4T comes in 4 bright colors and is perfect for rainy day adventures.
Stroll + Go On-Call Hand Muff, Skip Hop: No need to worry about getting your hands and phone wet if you get trapped in the rain! Baby may be covered in the stroller, but now your phone and hands can be covered too. Talk, text and stay toasty with this fleece-lined, water-resistant stroller hand muff. It features an innovative clear zip pocket that lets you see and operate your phone through the window, with a special port for headphones. Securely attach it to any stroller with the snap-together tabs so you can stay warm and “on call” as you stroll.