Rainwave Journal

Stella Loves

This great bit of press - Stella Mag this Sunday featured Rain-wave rain ponchos.  They loved the waterproof trouser/poncho combo.  "Time was that if you wanted a waterproof you had to forgo style.  Not any more.  We love the waterproof trouser and waterproof poncho set by new British label Rain-...

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Layer up this winter

One of the great things about the zip up poncho is how it's both chic and practical.  It's all about layering up this winter and the zip up poncho is the ideal piece.  It works brilliantly over thick jumpers and looks equally good slung over a coat.  It's exceptionally useful all year round and w...

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#Walk

Where will you walk this weekend.  There's a saying -  I may be a wage slave on Monday but by Sunday I'm a free man.  You never feel more like this than after a weekend of walking.  Head to the hills, the coast or the countryside walk for a day, by Sunday you'll truly feel refreshed and inspired.

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#Interesting Conversation

We caught this on TV last night and liked it.   David Lynch / Patti Smith in conversation was a humorous and interesting, though brief insight into the minds of two uniquely creative people.  

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Walking and the mind

We love walking and part of the reason we needed a good rain poncho was because we like the great outdoors rain or shine.  Not necessarily walking up a mountain - although we wouldn't say no - it's the everyday walk to school, work etc, whatever the weather it's great to be outside.  It helps cle...

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Cycle Chic

We don't know about you but this time of year can get really chilly on the bike.  The bike poncho is a life saver because even if it isn't raining it acts as a seriously good barrier to the wind plus the sports luxe reflective stripe across the whole of your back means you can just throw it on an...

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Who Are You?

Have you been watching Grayson Perrys new series Who Are You?  He has to be one of the best presenters going at the moment. So interesting and clever.  It's a brilliant series exploring identity through art.  Moving and Funny.

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a family favourite for days out any time of year.  It's vast so you get a great walk plus interesting sculptures/features to stop off at along the way and exhibitions which change throughout the year.  The current one - Ursula von Rydingsvard is great.  If you want a w...

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Rain-wave loves

We took a break to visit the Anselm Keifer exhibition at the Royal Academy.  Not knowing much about him, the exhibition was a brilliant introduction to such a phenomenal artist and his work.  It's one of the best exhibitions we have seen in ages, so go along if you are in the area and let us know...

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Introducing the new Zip Up

We are so excited to cut the ribbons on our new zip up poncho.  It's an upgrade from the classic poncho.  Zip front opening.  Fully lined.  Two pockets (perfect for those of you who need it for walking the dog).  What we particularly like is how you can layer it up over another coat.

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Matchy matchy

The much longed for trouser poncho combo has arrived.  Antique brass popper details, gorgeous rich tone, fantastic quality and perfect for walking this season.   We've been striding out whatever the weather.  Windproof too - perfect for keeping out the chilly winds.

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Famous Faces

The outstanding performance award goes to..... No not Noel Gallagher or Bradley Cooper but the chap in the rain-wave poncho on the left!

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One from the archives

Here's one from the archives.  We love this pic of Fearne in her Rain-wave.

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Don't travel without us!

  Rain-wave ponchos have been all over the world.  We love hearing from our customers and finding out where they have been travelling with us.  From stylish city breaks to trekking up Machu Pichu, we've stood up to the worlds worst weather!

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Welcome to our brand new website.

Welcome to the new look Rain-wave website.  It's finally here so drum rum roll please.  Thanks to everyone who has worked so hard to make it happen.  We hope all our customers find it much easier to use and very enjoyable to visit.  Keep checking back, we'll be keeping you updated on things we li...

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