Get the young ones kitted out this spring with our pick of items to keep them warm and dry in the April showers.
1. Wellington Boots | £16
Ideal for muddy walks and splashing in puddles, children’s wellington boots are perfect for outdoor adventures. Decorated with running dogs, this pair from Sophie Allport comes in a smart shoebox making them a lovely gift idea for boys and girls. Coming in a range of sizes from six to 12, the boots are easy to get on and take off thanks to a handy pull tab on the heel.
2. Fisherman Raincoat | £34
This hooded fisherman’s raincoat will keep the boys warm and dry during rainy days, made
with a thick inner lining and water repellent outer fabric. The coat’s regular fit allows extra movement and comfort, with a popper and zip fastening helping to give extra protection from the elements. The latest range from M&S can fit boys between six and 13 years old.
3. Striped Jumper | £14
A lightweight striped jumper will bring some spring style to any child’s outfit while keeping the weather at bay. Created from a cosy blend of fabrics, this classic cut jumper also has drooped shoulders, making it easier to pull off when the day warms up. The full range of jumpers from John Lewis are available for children aged up to 12 years old.
4. Active Leggings | £16
Great for wearing under a dress or paired with a t-shirt, comfortable leggings are a versatile choice for kids to keep active during the day. Designed for girls from five to 15 years old, this pair boasts a vibrant tropical print and is finished with an elasticated waistband for added comfort. Made from sustainable fabric, the leggings are also made to last all year round.
5. Printed Umbrella | £9.95
Keeping the little ones dry and cheerful on their way to school or during a day out with the family, the range of printed umbrellas from Rex London are perfect for children from three years old. Spring loaded for easy opening with rounded points, they can be handled safely with small hands.