The weather in our beautiful tropical country has been very unpredictable lately, and the last thing you want to be is a drenched chick because you are too busy to bother checking the forecast! So here you go, a list of important items you should have in order to be ready for any emergency that might cross you on your way to work or home:
You can never be too careful when it comes to the extension of your life, a.k.a. your smartphone. A good waterproof phone case can protect your smartphone from the constantly changing weather, or even just a clumsy moment in the pool area.
a. GHOSTEK NAUTICAL FOR IPHONE 7/8 - Case Studio - PHP 1,750.00
b. Waterproof Multipurpose Bag (For use with mobile device) - CD R King - PHP 150.00
c. Defender - Otter Box - PHP 2,017.00
Whatever the weather, this one should never be left behind the house! Everytime you think it’s not going to rain, there’s a hundred percent chance it’s going to. Kidding, even if it doesn’t rain, this umbrella will protect you from all the harmful UV rays that damage your skin under direct sunlight.
a. Michaela Umbrellas - PHP 199.75 - PHP 799.75
b. Fibrella - PHP 140.00 - PHP 669.75
c. Long Reversible Folding Umbrella - SM Accessories - PHP 499.75
Investing in a water-resistant sac will always be a rational economic decision. This way, you will always be sure that your prized possessions will not be affected by the storm you would be facing in the outside world.
a. High Stakes - Jansport - PHP 2, 790.00
c. Humble Stash Backpack - Crumpler - PHP 2, 699.00
They say that good shoes take you to good places, but not all shoes can get you through flooded streets. Good thing water-resistant footwear are invented and some are even fashionable. Make your way through anything with these reliable shoes!
a. Acai Festejos - Grendha - PHP 1,395.00
You can get 20% discount on regular-priced Grendha items until July 16! Find out more through this link!
b. Water-Repellent Organic Cotton Slip-on Sneakers - MUJI - PHP 1, 650.00
c. Weather or Not - Keds - PHP 2,995.00 - PHP 4,095.00 Click this for more information!
You are powerful and you can brave any storm with these items in your hands! Protect your shoes, clothes, and bags with these waterproofing substances and you are good to go! If you feel a little more careful for your bag, a bag cover is the best bet you can have against the raindrops (and the pickpockets.)
a. Gear Aid ReviveX Nubuck, Suede & Fabric Water Repellent - Lagalag Store - PHP 595.00
b. Waterstop Spray - Collonil Philippines - PHP 650.00
c. Backpack Cover - Wanderskye - PHP 395.00 - PHP 995.00
These are items for your own protection and convenience. A lot of us don’t like bringing jackets because they are too bulky to stuff in our bags. These raincoats are just the right slim for you to be able to slip them into your packs!
a. Pocketable Parka for Men - Uniqlo - PHP 1, 490.00
b. Hooded Jacket for Women - H&M - PHP 1, 690.00
c. Hercules Knee Length Raincoat - Robinsons Department Store - PHP 179.75