Rains clothing

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Anotherraincoat
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Rains clothing

Post by Anotherraincoat » April 15th, 2019, 1:58 pm

Hi rainwear central

Just thought I’d ask what you thought about rains clothing for modern clothing ranges , quite a nice selection of shiny and clear gear

https://www.uk.rains.com/

debs37
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Re: Rains clothing

Post by debs37 » April 16th, 2019, 9:09 am

Hi everyone.

I for one love the new Rains rainwear selection, its a tad on the expensive side though, however "its stunning"..

Debs xx

WealdenMac
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Re: Rains clothing

Post by WealdenMac » April 16th, 2019, 9:54 am

I have a full length matte black Rains mac which I am comfortable with wearing in the rain-a rare occurrence in SE England these days. It is quite lightweight but has a tendency to blow open at the front in a wind. One more press stud lower down would have solved that problem. But it is good that so many of their designs are unisex and attract more mainstream buyers.

Anotherraincoat
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Re: Rains clothing

Post by Anotherraincoat » April 16th, 2019, 11:58 am

Oh and another thing , they have a couple of shops to try there gear on :roll:


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Re: Rains clothing

Post by annabell-cagoule » April 16th, 2019, 9:33 pm

Love rains clothing,
I have one of their short parkas in navy blue with white zips and press studs.
I use it as an everyday jacket when raining and love it
Lets get swishy!

Bill_P
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Re: Rains clothing

Post by Bill_P » April 17th, 2019, 5:07 am

I love Rains. And I think they're pretty reasonably priced, especially compared to the likes of Stutterheim and Hunter. I have the knee-length clear plastic mac and the mint green glossy hooded raincoat that were part of last year's "ltd" collection. Thinking about getting the shiny black trench next.

garykane
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Re: Rains clothing

Post by garykane » April 17th, 2019, 6:43 am

Rains is great quality. Bought mine in their dedicated store in Islington/Highbury. I have black jacket and trousers for everyday use. Like Bill_P, I'd love the shiny black trench coat too!

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Re: Rains clothing

Post by Straitjacketed » April 21st, 2019, 10:56 pm

I find it slightly flimsy (compared with, for example, Stutterheim Opal and certainly SBR) but still worthwhile. I have, for example, a favourite camouflage rainsuit, jacket and trousers.
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