Best Places For Rain Gear In Houston

October 2, 2012 6:00 AM

These are the best places in Houston to purchase stylish, trendy and useful rain jackets, boots, umbrellas and coats.

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Here in Houston you rarely have to ask the rain to come another day, but it’s imperative you keep a few stylish rain jackets in your closets and cars to be prepared for those frequently rainy days. Not to fear, these are the best places in Houston to purchase stylish, trendy and useful rain jackets, boots, umbrellas and coats.

Klar Boutique 
11197 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77042
(713) 532-5527

Klar offers affordable boutique shopping with unique fashions, and a chance to see something new each time you visit. This boutique is home to both clothing and accessories, making it fun and easy to find what you want all in one place. Because the inventory changes so constantly, if you find a rain coat, boots, hat or umbrella you like, don’t leave without out it because it may not be there when you come back.

6102 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77057
(713) 785-6400

Berings offers an interesting and eclectic selection of items for your home and children. When it comes to rain gear, such as children’s umbrella’s, this place can’t be beat. A visit to Berings to pick up one of its fun umbrellas featuring butterflies, frogs, dinosaurs, firemen, ladybugs and ballerinas will keep the children looking up instead of looking down to find the perfect puddle to jump in.

Nordstrom Houston Galleria
5192 Hidalgo St.
Houston, TX 77056
(832) 201-2700

Nordstrom in the Galleria is considered by many to be the premier clothing store to find the most stylish and trendy rain jackets, coats and trenches. At Nordstrom Houston Galleria, look for brand-name designers including Cole Haan, Michael Kors, Calvin Klien, bebe and The North Face. Not only can you enjoy the excitement of shopping in the Galleria section of Houston, which has often been referred to as the Southwest 5th Avenue but you can also enjoy an excellent meal and the famous water wall after you make your purchase.

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REI – Houston Galleria
7538 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77063
(713) 353-2582

If you like to get out and about, it’s important your rain gear be all weather and possibly even keep you dry during hiking, biking, camping or walking. For sporty and durable rain gear for men, women and children, REI in the Houston Galleria is the place to be. Women will enjoy a selection of REI brand rain jackets as well as The North Face and Arc’teryx . Reasonably priced, funky and fun children’s rain jackets are also available in a variety of styles and patterns.
Katy Mills Mall
5000 Katy Mills Circle Suite
Katy, Texas
(281) 574-4471 and
Houston Premium Outlets
29300 Hempstead Road Suite 879
Cypress, Texas
(281) 758-0053

Totes brand is well known for its rain gear whether it’s rain jackets, trench coats, boots, hats or umbrellas. The best thing about shopping at the Totes outlet stores in Houston is that you can stock up on all the other items you need to keep you dry and looking good in a selection of styles for men, women and children all year long.

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Mother of four college to Kindergarten, Lisa Carey is a National and Local writer for Examiner. She brings with her 20 years experience in education, working with families and her enthusiasm for the Houston area. Her work can be found at

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