The summer has started, but the good weather is unfortunately still to come! That's why COSH! gives tips to keep you dry this summer with a waterproof sustainable raincoat. With these jackets, you can confidently cycle or walk during your holiday and stay protected from wind and rain!
Tackle the rain in style
German outdoor brand Embassy of Bricks and Logs makes stylish mackintoshes from recycled materials. All of the brand's collections are PETA certified and therefore 100% animal friendly. Furthermore, all materials are OekoTex or Bluesign certified. This ensures that no harmful chemicals are used in your rainproof jacket. Discover different timeless, quality models at Supergoods in Antwerp, Ghent or Mechelen.
The Amsterdam-based brand Rainkiss makes ponchos out of recycled polyester. By doing so, the brand avoids that PET bottles end up in the oceans and they come in a colourful version on your shoulders! At Rainkiss they are always looking for a cool design or print to brighten up your mackintosh and make you look hip. Their slogan is 'sustainable is beautiful'. The prints vary from Japanese blossom, leopard, snake, black and grey to paint splashes. So there is something for everyone! With the fashionable and comfortable rain ponchos from Rainkiss, rainy weather suddenly becomes fun! Discover the ponchos at HOST in Berchem and at Brooklyn.Shop Rainkiss here
Danish outdoor clothing brand Superstainable makes mackintoshes from sustainable, 100% recycled polyester, with the right certificates. For example, the brand is GRS certified. This certificate ensures that the item has been produced using the best sustainable recycling solutions. The mackintoshes also have a timeless design and are of top quality, making them last for years! Score your Superstainable coat at MOOSE in the CITY in Antwerp!
If you are looking for vegan rainwear, the sustainable brand Langerchen is the place to go. The brand's rainproof jackets carry the PETA label and contain soya wax to make them water-repellent (as a vegan alternative to beeswax). The brand pays attention to working conditions in China and is GOTS certified. Organic and recycled materials are used for the jackets. Discover Langerchen at Tenue Préférée in Leuven.Shop Langerchen At tenue Preferee
The Norwegian brand, Norwegian Rain offers stylish, high-tech mackintoshes. The brand makes functional outerwear ranging from mackintoshes and shoes to accessories without compromising on style. Their mackintoshes for men and women are 100% waterproof and consist of 70-100% of recycled polyesrer. Shop these luxurious coats at L'Heroïne in Bruges.
Commute to your work through rainy weather
At Circuit in Antwerp, you will find Warenhuys Flagship Store. This Belgian brand sells timeless, durable rainwear specifically aimed at cyclists. The collection is developed in Antwerp and handmade in Poland from high-quality materials. Warenhuys is aimed at commuting and working traffic and offers a middle ground between comfort and design. Discover four timeless pieces: a long cape, a short cape and two rain trousers. The pieces are all unisex and combinable. The capes and trousers can also easily be worn when not cycling thanks to their timeless design. Each piece is elegant and stylish. Maren Huysmans, herself a tailor and pattern maker, developed the collection from her craft by stitching samples and drawing patterns by hand.
Are you a cyclist? In this case, Maium's jackets are ideal for you! The jackets have a smart design: you can widen the jacket along the sides and pull it over your handlebars. That way, your legs stay dry during a rainy bike ride. The high quality mackintoshes are all produced in a circular way without harmful chemicals. Amsterdam-based brand Maium uses at least 85% recycled PET bottles to make sure you can travel dry and warm. Nice to know: the entire collection is also vegan and thanks to the BSCI certificate, Maium can ensure good working conditions in China.Read more about Maium
Raincoats for sporty adventurers
For Patagonia, it's okay to be eco-friendly and comfortable at the same time. Every item in this collection is made for versatility, with a timeless, classic fit, made from sustainably sourced, organic or recycled materials and Fair Trade Certified™ sewn. Their collection of warm mackintoshes is made for the northern regions where it can be wet and cold. The Patagonia brand loves mackintoshes that are real fundamentals. They are committed to both fair trade and recycling. Discover the brand at MOOSE in the CITY in Antwerp.Shop at MOOSE in the CITY
Fjällräven's clothes do not compromise on functionality, durability or timeless designs. Whether you use them for multi-day trips, walks in the woods or just for everyday activities, you can be sure that Fjällräven's clothes will accompany you and that you will enjoy them for a long time to come. Discover the coats at MOOSE in the CITY in Antwerp.Shop at moose in the city
Fun in the rain: waterproof jackets for kids
Since 2015, Amsterdam-based brand Go Soaky has been protecting the perfect solution for the inclement rain showers that are becoming increasingly heavy due to climate change. The mackintoshes are waterproof and water-repellent so your kids can play in the rain without worrying! All jackets are handmade in a small certified factory in the north of Bejing, China. Moreover, the brand supports projects in Antarctica that protect penguins from global warming,overfishing and pollution. Shop Gosoaky at Goldfish in Mechelen or at Harvest Club in Leuven.Shop Gosoaky here
Do you want to keep your kids dry during unexpected showers? At Doekjes en Broekjes in Leuven you will find foldable, water-resistant jackets for boys and girls from the brand Frugi. The jackets have great prints and give your kids a trendy look!
The jackets are produced in Turkey from 100% post-consumer recycled polyester. Are you looking for playful, comfortable and sustainable children's clothes? Then take a look at Doekjes en Broekjes in Leuven.Shop Frugi here
Cozy walks with your baby? This is a must-have!
Do you like to walk through the woods with your baby? Then a baby carriage is not always convenient. Thanks to the Mamalila baby caring raincoats, you can carry your baby close to you on your belly or back, making walking together super easy. The handy carrying pocket and baby hood protect your baby well and provide the necessary comfort. The coats can also be worn without the pocket and are adjustable, making them suitable for use during pregnancy. Discover different models and styles of maternity raincoats at Doekjes En Broekjes in Leuven.Shop at Doekjes en Broekjes