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Terra Rain Gear Has Us Calling A Truce With Mother Nature

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    If there's one lesson we learned from this past New York Fashion Week, it's that Mother Nature waits for no one. Snow, sleet, wind, rain — our outfits clearly have to take a back seat to whatever the skies have in store. And that's a lesson that Yurika Nakazono and Marie Saeki understand, as well. As the creators of Terra New York, the duo have fashioned a collection of amazing rainwear that — yes — really keeps you dry. And furthermore — yes — actually looks amazing.

    Designed to be completely waterproof, the collection of coats, capes, and headgear comes in classic smokey gray, chocolate, midnight blue, and frosty white — a favorite of ours and Jessica Chastain's, thankyouverymuch. The prices range from $68 for bucket hats to $320 for belted trenches, and the entire collection provides the ultimate upgrade to the classic, plastic yellow rain coat (à la the Gorton Fisherman). Click ahead to see some of the chicest selects from Terra's newest collection and pick up your own to last you many unpredictable seasons, directly on its site.

    Photo: Courtesy of Terra.

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