Florida’s rainy season is just ahead. Lucky for us, the fashion world has forecast a season filled with splashy color. To lift sodden spirits, pop a multi-hued umbrella and jump puddles in sprightly green rubber rain shoes.
• Sperry boat shoes with heels rocked the spring runways of Tommy Hilfiger. These more down-to-earth weatherproof booties will protect your tootsies, sloughing off a torrent of raindrops and mud. Also available in turquoise and camel. $80 at www.sperrytopsider.com.• A fun reminder of childhood scribbles, Echo Design’s crayon stripes umbrella makes a cheerful canopy in the event of a sudden shower. Also available in bubble gum and lime. $38 at www.echodesign.com.• A a rugged waxed-cotton hooded jacket from J. Crew offers a buffer against spring’s fickle elements with a chambray lining, zipper and button closure and adjustable drawstring waist. $178 at www.jcrew.com.• Cut a classic figure in Talbots’ pink sporty trench with zip pockets and three-quarter sleeves, along with the button tabs and flap of a traditional trench. Also available in blue, black and khaki. $189 at www.talbots.com or through the Talbots catalog.• Don’t let rain showers give you a bad hair day. Research scientists for Living Proof have developed a line of products containing a secret sauce to fight frizz. Spritz on No Frizz Restyling Spray, and refresh your hair without re-washing it. $24 at www.livingproof.com and www.sephora.com.