How To Style Raincoats For Men – Winters are here and they are sure to bring the cool breeze and the pouring rain, making raincoats a necessity for all genders but more specifically for men.
Unfortunately, wearing raincoats is not preferred as they appear clumsy at times. However, there are several ways in which raincoats can be styled for men which can make them look trendy.
Outfits To Wear With Rain Coats
Raincoats can be styled to look either formal or casual and can be worn differently depending on the occasion, the time of the day, and the degree of weather prevailing outside. Men of all ages can carry raincoats well, by customizing these jackets according to their own age.
Whether hooded or hoodless, we have several ways to make these coats look stylish and sleek. Owning a branded or expensive raincoat is easy, but making it look trendy and a head-turner is another story. To achieve this goal, you need to remember a few key features and follow the advice which we will be providing to you.
Tips for Styling Rain Coats
- Footwear: As raincoats are worn during the cold winter weather, the shoes worn with them should be closed, warm and comfortable. Depending on the look you are going for, whether casual or formal, anything from white sneakers to black leather Chelsea boots can look good with raincoats.
- Accessories: To make the raincoat-based winter outfit even more snug and stylish, some accessories can be added. Beanies and gloves can make this style even more trendy and fashionable.
- One thing which must always be remembered while styling this type of coat is that layering is essential.
- The choice of color should always be towards the darker side, like black, navy blue, and brown. This makes styling these raincoats several times, in different ways, easier.
20 – Black Rain Coat Over A Black Suit
If you have to look formal and go to a board meeting and at the same time stay warm and comfortable, this outfit should be your go-to style. Wearing a black coat over a suit will provide you with a sleek look that you require to impress bosses and investors. To accessorize, a black tie can be added.
19 – Dark Blue Rain Jacket Over White T-shirt
This combination of a dark blue jacket over a white t-shirt can be very useful while going out with friends or getting chores done on a rainy, winter day.
Over the T-shirt, a blue hoodie can be worn to make the look even more trendy. With this outfit, light-colored pants can be used (white, grey, beige), and either loose-fitted pants, tighter-fitting pants, or sweatpants can work really well with this look.
18 – Light Green Rain Coat Paired with Matching Button Down
Sometimes, even in the rainy winters, we like to wear pastel colors and lighter shades. For that purpose, this outfit is very appropriate. This raincoat looks stylish, trendy, and casual. It can be worn to a daytime brunch or a hang out with a group of friends a night.
17 – Olive Green Rain Coat Over a White Formal Shirt and Grey Pants
This sleek outfit consisting of a green rain jacket with gold buttons, worn with beautiful black dress pants reminds us of royalty. Looking for an outfit for a formal occasion? You must look no further. Under the coat, a crisp white button-down shirt and a fancy tie can be worn to complete the look.
Additionally, this outfit is great for managers and bosses who must inspire their junior colleagues during company meetings.
16 – Light Brown Over Coat With Black Sweatshirt and Grey Pants
This light brown raincoat, styled with grey chequered pants is a complete and rather impressive outfit that any man can choose to wear at either a night at the club or an early family dinner. It can clearly serve multiple purposes. Furthermore, need to impress a lady on a date? This can definitely be your go-to style.
15 – Black Puffy Rain Jacket Worn Over a Grey Polo Neck
Dressing up for a day out in a black puffy rain jacket and a turtle neck will not only help you look stylish and suave but will also help keep you warm and comfortable during the cold winter months.
14 – Chequered Brown Knee length Rain Coat With Polo Neck
Pairing this brown raincoat with a beige polo-neck shirt and dark brown pants will make you like like you have just come out of a fashion magazine. It will not only make you appear very stylish but will boost your confidence levels as well.
You can accessorize this look with a brown hat and a cool pair of shades to protect your eyes from the sun’s rays during the daytime.
13 – Brown Leather Ankle Length Rain Coat with Polo Neck and Chinos
This new look surely belongs in rainy weather. It consists of a long brown leather raincoat with a shiny, rather than a matt finish. A dark brown turtle neck can be worn underneath with lighter-colored slim-fitting and perfectly tailored pants, along with a pair of ankle boots.
To finish the look off, a trendy silver chain, holding a pendant, can also be added. The small dog is obviously a bonus!
12 – White Hooded Rain Coat with Black Pants
Even though the woman in this look shown below looks elegant and breathtaking, our focus shall stay on the man. This look showcases a man wearing a stylish white, hooded raincoat that ends at the knees. Additionally, the jacket is worn with black pants, which really emphasizes the crisp white color of the coat.
11- Black Rain Jacket Worn With A Pair Of Jeans
Black shall always be a favorite color of most individuals, especially men. This is why we must add another look with a black rain jacket which can be worn over a brown round-neck t-shirt and blue denim jeans along with white sneakers.
This look will surely make you appear casual and stylish and can be put on at a sports game or a day out with friends or a girlfriend.
10 – Blue Long Rain Coat With Denim Shirt And Jeans
If you are trying to look fabulous without going out of style this season, just wear your long raincoats with denim. Denim on denim never goes wrong so you can pair it with a denim top or a blue colored sweatshirt. Wearing brown boots in contrast can further highlight the look. To accessorize, you can wear a cap with it.
9 – Blue Hooded Raincoat with Sweatshirt and Black Sweatpants
If you are in the mood to look casual but also trendy, then pair up your zip-up hooded raincoat over a sweatshirt or a t-shirt with sweatpants. This is perfect for a night out on the weekends. You can accessorize it with some rings and a watch.
8 – Transparent Raincoat with Shorts & White Knitted Sweater
A transparent raincoat styled with shorts is a statement outfit for rainy days in summer. It not only looks chic but also so easily perfect.
A white or light-colored tucked-in shirt or v-neck knitted sweater with grey or black knee-length shorts and a transparent raincoat is never wrong. add platform ankle boots to complete your look. A belt always adds details to your outfit so a belt with narrow straps can also be used as an accessory.
7 – Mustard Raincoat With Olive-Colored Shirt
A mustard raincoat with an olive shirt is a deliberate fashion silhouette choice. This color combination is perfect for the fall season and if you are going out on a rainy day, this should be your go-to.
Add white color to your outfit to cancel the gloomy effect such as a white vest and sneakers can be considered. To lift your mood complete this look with blue or beige colored pants.
6 – Black-on-Black Poncho Raincoats
When it comes to having a black outfit, more is less. and since that is the case then owning a black raincoat is a must. A black waterproof poncho raincoat is perfect if you are aiming at appearing classy. Combine it with black pants and black shoes to look dashing on a rainy day. You can adorn this look in the office too.
For some contrast, you can wear white sneakers with a lighter-colored cap as well.
5 – Green Raincoat With A Maroon Sweater and Khaki Pants
Layering is a go-to style in winter and it further compliments the raincoat. It completes the entire outfit. You can add a bucket hat to the look and accessories with a scarf or a long chain.
A waterproof or windproof raincoat over your sweater or sweatshirt comes in handy. Stick to two or three colors and you will not go wrong. In the picture below, the maroon of the sweater brings elevates the green of the jacket and the beige color of the pants.
4 – Brown Jacket Over a Turtle Neck
If you are trying to style a raincoat on a very cold day, just style it with a turtle neck underneath. It not only provides you warmth but also gives you the confidence to leave the coat buttons open without the risk of your body developing hypothermia.
You can wear a bucket hat with it and if you want to accessorize it further you can add a scarf.
3 – Black Raincoat Over a Wind-breaker
The classy charm of a raincoat with a parachute jacket underneath provides not only the warmth of a coat but also protection from the rain. You can wear it in two ways: front open or closed.
Regardless, it looks trendy. Go for pants that are dark blue or navy blue to perfect the look. You can wear a blue or black denim shirt underneath your denim jacket.
2 – Knee-length Belted Raincoat or Trenchcoat
If you are going to the office on a rainy day and still want to appear smart and trendy, then wear a belted long raincoat or a trenchcoat over a dress shirt. Complete your look with dress pants and leather shoes with or without laces. This outfit will make u look and feel classy, simultaneously.
1 – Camouflage Pattern Rain Jacket with Ripped Jeans
Another type of raincoat that can be purchased is the one with a camouflage print on it. This can be worn while casually going out, sure! But, it can also be worn on a boys’ hinting trip or to the highlands.
This can be paired with ripped jeans to give a trendy and cool appearance. This type of rain jacket, however, is most suitable for younger men and boys.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the best quality raincoat?
Ans. Polyester and nylon are the best quality materials for raincoats as these are water-repellent and dirt-resistant. Plus, polyester and nylon don’t tear apart easily which makes them used for a longer time. These materials are beneficial against water, sun, and fire.
Q. What the function of a raincoat?
Ans. A raincoat must be waterproof. waterproofing is the main function of raincoats. if the raincoat is not waterproof enough, it is useless and a total waste of money. Other than waterproofing, raincoats are now used against the wind too. You can wear a lightweight raincoat on your hiking or outdoor field trip too.
Q. Which colors are the best for raincoats?
Ans. The days are gone when yellow-colored raincoats were the only choice available. Now we have a full range of colors available but blue, black, white and brown, and sometimes grey or beige colored raincoats are considered to be always in fashion. They not only look unique but also make you look trendy.
Q. How do i take care of my raincoat?
Ans. You can take care of your raincoat and extend their shelf life by following the maintenance guidelines given or the instructions written on the label. You do not need to wash your raincoat on a daily basis as long as it is not muddy. You can use them without washing them for weeks. After washing they can be dried out in the sun or inside a dryer.