Hooded scarf quick, easy solution to stay dry

.Sometimes you need the heaviest rain gear available … and an umbrella … and a sou’wester to boot … oh, and boots.

Then there are times when there is a nagging little drizzle, and you need far less.

The RainScarf

Enter the RainScarf, a reversible hooded scarf that can keep you dry, and folds away when the shower has passed.

One side of is soft and good for everyday use. Flip it inside out to reveal the rain-ready side, which is water repellant and has a hidden hood. Two zippered pockets keep your stuff secure — and dry.

Unlike a heavy-duty slicker, the RainScarf is compact and lightweight, perfect to keep on your truck.

The details:

  • Materials: Shell: 100 percent terylene rayon; Fill: 100 percent taffeta
  • Hand or machine wash cold, do not iron
  • Pockets ideal for holding cash, phone, or valuables
  • Folds into special built-in storage pocket for portability
  • Lightweight, compact

Price: $24.95 online