16 Cute Buys To Cure The Rainy-Day Blues

  1. Begin Slideshow



    See All Slides

    The only thing worse than a cold day is a cold day with a chance of showers. Getting drenched on your morning commute, dodging ankle-deep puddles, battling against the wind and rain — it just sucks. You certainly need more than an umbrella to keep you dry.

    But, just because the weather’s in a wretched mood, doesn’t mean your cute outfit has to lose its spark. So, before you succumb to 50 shades of not-so-appealing grey waterproof-wear, why not browse our roundup of wet-weather essentials?

    Ahead: cute galoshes and chic trenches, bright umbrellas and vinyl skirts. You’ll want to show them off, come rain or shine. All of a sudden, splashing in puddles seems like so much fun.

    Like this post? There's more. Get tons of style secrets, insider shopping dish, fashion news, and more on the Refinery29 Fashion Facebook page!
    Begin Slideshow


How Bad Is Expired Makeup Really?

This time every year, we read the same story about how vital it is to spring-clean our makeup bags. If we don’t heed the warnings, we (allegedly) risk nasty breakouts and eye infections or, worse, skin parasites and loss of vision. It all seems a bit dramatic, no? When was the last time you got an infection from read

Nope, The Model Isn't Wearing It Wrong

We do a lot of online shopping during the day (what — it's for work), so believe us when we say that we've seen it all. Frowning sweaters. "Ghetto" shoes. Whatever this thing is. If they sell it online, and you can wear it, we've clicked on it. However, this offering (pictured at right) on Pixie Market gave us a rare read

How To Decorate Your First Grown-Up Apartment

I've done my fair share of moving into and out of dorms, apartments, you-name-it. The process summed up in a word? Tiring. But, the prospect of each new place is always met with healthy amounts of excitement and anticipation, too. Thoughts of extravagant baking projects, Netflix binges on just-purchased couches, and read


The Broke Girl's Spring Shopping Guide

We heard your thoughts on The Broke Girl’s Guide To Dress Shopping. And, while we always appreciate smart, under-$100 buys and unexpected, mid-season sales — we get it. You want the real-deal, super-affordable finds. The secret, employee menu. The hidden-in-the-back-room merch. So, we found tons of gorgeous goods read