Keep dry with an American-made raincoat

Posted by LDonia on 10/11/2013

It's raining in DC. It's been raining for a few days now and will continue raining for several more days. While we understand that DC weather is not "everywhere" weather, chances are good that it will, at some point, rain where you are one day too.

Thus, today's Fashion Friday is dedicated to perhaps the most under-appreciated garment in existence: the raincoat.

The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) would hate for you to wade out into your next torrential downpour sans a domestically-made piece of clothing to keep you dry.

Here are two Made in the U.S.A. raincoats:

From Filson, an all-season, extra long raincoat. It's water repellant and includes hand warmer pockets.

And from She Reigns (we see what you did there!) the Catherine, which is now being sold at a deeply discounted rate. The Catherine is also water repellant and has plenty of pockets for all the must-stay-dry items you're toting around in this hypothetical rainstorm.

Not the right pieces for you? Both Filson and She Reigns have a variety of other American-made raincoats to choose from.

Good luck, and stay dry!

Images from company websites.

Related recent Blogs

@KeepitMadeinUSA on Twitter

  • ICYMI: Senate passed its version of Highway Trust Fund bill; shortened length of extension to Dec. instead of May 2015. Heads back to House. 4 hours 55 min ago
  • The Senate is now debating legislation to reauthorize the Highway Trust Fund (well, until May 2015). Watch on @cspan: 8 hours 47 min ago
  • RT @SteveRattner: Amazing shift in US jobs -- gone from making things to taking care of sick people 9 hours 44 min ago
  • We must be close to election season. Candidates are talking a big game about unfair trade on the campaign trail: 12 hours 8 min ago
  • Looks like @amazon is getting into the 3D printing business. 13 hours 31 min ago
  • RT @WisconsinOven: MT @KeepitMadeinUSA @ScottPaulAAM shares ideas in @HuffingtonPost on how to restore American manufacturing leadership:ht… 14 hours 16 min ago
  • BTW, ALL the machines at that Indianapolis Adidas plant helped produce LeBron jerseys. Plus more in Iowa & Cleveland. 14 hours 16 min ago
  • !!! RT @darrenrovell The LeBron jersey assembly line at Adidas facility in Indianapolis 14 hours 18 min ago
  • Wisconsin companies are going on a national tour to promote American manufacturing: 15 hours 6 min ago
  • This --> @USAToday examines the myth of the STEM workers shortage. 1 day 10 hours ago