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The Best Rain Hats on Amazon

umbrella-hat

Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

And while we’ve written about ways to stay dry in the rain — including the best umbrellasrain jackets, and rain boots — here we’ve rounded up the best rain hats, as praised by the most enthusiastic reviewers on Amazon.

Best-rated rain hat

Outdoor Research Seattle Sombrero

Outdoor Research Seattle Sombrero

With 747 reviews — 79 percent of which give this hat 5 stars, at the time of posting — the Outdoor Research Seattle Sombrero is the best-rated pick available by a large margin. It’s more expensive than some of the other options, but reviewers say it’s the best rain hat out there and worth paying the little extra up-front. “This is my second” Seattle Sombrero, writes one reviewer. “The first finally gave up after 15 years of serious use camping, hunting, and fishing in the wilds of Oregon.” Comments highlight a few things: the overall high-quality construction, breathable Gore-Tex fabric, excellent waterproofing, and easy packability. As one reviewer recalls: “Last year, my husband and I traveled to Russia on vacation. One cold, rainy day, when all of our fellow travelers were huddled under umbrellas, I unpacked this hat and enjoyed the freedom of being able to walk anywhere, hands free to snap some gorgeous pics, snug as a bug.”

Best-rated (less expensive) rain hat

Frogg Toggs Waterproof Breathable Boonie Hat

Waterproof Breathable Boonie Hat
Reviewers love this Frogg Toggs rain hat for being waterproof, breathable, and, most of all, a great deal. It might not be as waterproof and breathable as our top pick — nothing can match Gore-Tex in those categories — but it’s still one of the best rain hats out there. As one reviewer writes: “Let me just say this, this hat is a steal at this price! I work in the elements all year long and needed protection for the sun, rain, sleet, and snow. This hat is totally waterproof and has a big enough brim to give me protection down to my chin and the back of my neck.” Reviewers also say this hat is lightweight and packable in addition to being functional in the rain. As one reviewer notes, “You can easily fold up the brim for packing or carrying, and you can crush the head portion into any shape you want … it’s easy to get it pocket-sized for a jacket or poncho pocket or a decent-sized pants pocket.”

Best stylish rain hat

Outback Trading Australian Oilskin Hat

Australian Oilskin Hat

This classic-looking rain hat might not look waterproof, but it’s made from Australian oilskin fabric, which is heavy cotton that’s been treated with oil to repel water. Reviewers appreciate the old-school waterproofing technology, and say it works really well. “In a downpour my head stays bone-dry,” one writes. “Water beads up and rolls right off,” says another reviewer. People appreciate this hat for being both functional and stylish. “It is not a hat to hide in your pocket,” writes one reviewer, “but it is a hat to keep you comfortable no matter what Mother Nature sends. I was prepared for the weather, but I also knew that I looked very cool!” Reviewers say this hat is really well-made, and a “fantastic quality for the price.” According to one enthusiastic reviewer, “the durability of this hat cannot be overemphasized!” In summary: “It is very handsome, the fit is spot-on, and it should develop a nice patina over time.”

 

 
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Wallets

4 Top-Rated Leather Wallets On Amazon That Make Great Gifts For Any Guy In Your Life

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No offense, but guys can be really hard to shop for. While some have very specific ideas of what they want, most others don’t give gift-givers much to work with.

One of the best go-to gifts for any hard-to-shop-for dude in your life? A nice leather wallet. It’s one of those items that gets used every day, but it isn’t replaced nearly as often as it should be. Plus, it feels a bit fancy, but it’s also functional. And it can be given as a main present or tucked into a stocking. It’s basically a no-brainer.

You can find good-quality leather wallets at most major department stores, but if you want to avoid the holiday crowds, just head over to Amazon. The leather wallets on Amazon are high-end, durable and, best of all, affordable. Check out four of the top-rated options available right now 

Leather Wallets on Amazon

Tommy Hilfiger Men’s Leather Wallet

Tommy Hilfiger Men Leather Wallet

Available in more than 30 colors, this sleek Tommy Hilfiger Men’s Leather Wallet has 4.7 out of 5 stars on Amazon. Shoppers say it’s well made and like that it has plenty of card slots.

Timberland Men’s Leather Trifold Wallet with ID Window

Leather Trifold Wallet with ID Window

You know how durable Timberland boots are? The same is true of this Timberland Men’s Leather Trifold Wallet. It’s available in a bunch of different shades of black and brown.

Slim RFID Wallets for Men – Genuine Leather Front Pocket Trifold Wallet

Front Pocket Trifold Wallet

If you can believe it, this wallet is truly less than $15 and also happens to be made from genuine leather. It’s a bargain too good to pass up.

Levi’s Men’s Trifold Wallet

Levi Men Trifold Wallet

The perfect wallet to tuck into the back pocket of his Levi’s jeans? This Levi’s Men’s Trifold Wallet, of course. This wallet’s leather is designed to look and feel better and better over time.

 

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Handbags

This Secret Amazon Section Is Stocked With Vintage Designer Bags for Less

As someone who spends eight hours a day on Amazon, I’ve found pretty much every secret section the site has to offer. Whether that’s the Premium Brands Outlet or the $5 personal styling service, there is no shortage of under-the-radar fashion departments on Amazon. And my latest find might just be the best one yet; there’s an entire section of pre-loved designer handbags available for discounted prices.

 

The selection of vintage bags includes styles from Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Prada, Fendi, Celine, and Chanel, starting at $450. But because the bags are pre-loved and going for lower prices, the stock is extremely limited. Below, browse three designer handbags to grab from Amazon’s Shopbop section before it’s too late.

Starting off with one of the lowest-priced options, you can get a classic Louis Vuitton wallet for $595. The brown pouch has a checkered pattern adorned with the brand’s logo, a gold zipper, and a gold keyring with a lobster clasp. It’s big enough to fit a few cards and cash, along with your keys, making it the perfect wallet for everyday use. There are currently four of them in stock, so you have a little wiggle room — but we wouldn’t recommend waiting too long to grab one.

Louis Vuitton wallet

If you’re looking for an under-$1,000 designer handbag, go with the Gucci Half Moon Messenger Bag for $940. It’s made from jacquard fabric with the Gucci logo print and leather trim around the top zipper. Plus, it has an adjustable fabric shoulder strap, so you can decide how low you want it to reach. The mid-sized shoulder bag should easily fit your wallet, phone, keys, and a few other essentials for the day.

Gucci Half Moon Messenger Bag

Prada nylon bags have been spotted all over Hollywood. Megan Fox stepped out with a black nylon shoulder bag earlier this year, while Hailey Bieber was seen wearing a red one. And now, you can get your hands on the celeb-approved trend in the form of a pre-loved Prada nylon pouch with silver hardware. It has a top zipper closure and just enough room to fit a few essentials. The sleek black Prada bag is the perfect accessory to dress up or down, especially if you have any special events coming up this spring or summer.

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Shoppers Have Finally Found the ‘Perfect Hat for Traveling’

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Lanzom Women’s Retro Wide Brim Floppy Panama Hat Wool Fedora. PHOTO: AMAZON

 

A traditional fall travel outfit formula usually entails a comfy sweater, versatile pant, pair of supportive shoes, and reliable purse. But, if you really want to create a polished look (while also staying warm, protecting your face from the sun, and keeping your hair in check), Amazon shoppers recommend adding the Lanzom Wide Brim Panama Hat into the equation. 

 

Right now, the popular wool fedora, which has racked up more than 8,500 five-star ratings, is on sale for up to 31 percent off. And while the original price tag is already incredibly affordable, this means that you can get the wide brim hat for as little as $18. Just note that the discount varies depending on which of the 28 colors you choose. 

Floppy Panama Hat
Lanzom Women’s Retro Wide Brim Floppy Panama Hat Wool Fedora. AMAZON

To buy: amazon.com, $18 (originally $26) 

 

With a circumference of 22.6 inches and a 2.9-inch brim, the Panama hat makes a stylish statement without being too awkward, oversized or bulky. It has an interior strap that can be adjusted for a more customized fit (read: it can adjust from 22 to 22.8 inches )and can typically suit sizes 7 1/8 to 7 1/4. In fact, one reviewer noted that the hat is “adjustable on the underside” if it’s too big for your head. 

 

For optimal comfort, the interior is made of soft, breathable polyester. And, according to shoppers, it boasts a “very durable” exterior thanks to its wool construction and sturdy dome. It has a retro charm thanks to the leather band, which comes in two designs (one elegant and one with a western twist) that add contrast and make it look more expensive than it is. 

 

With its versatile silhouette and comfortable fit, the wide brim hat can easily be incorporated into any travel outfit, regardless of what’s on the itinerary. Pair it with your favorite jeans, skirts, dresses, shorts, and pants on travel days, sightseeing tours, shows, dinners, and more. 

 
 

One Amazon shopper raved that they’re “incredibly pleased with this hat,” calling it their “absolute favorite one.” Another shared, “[I] love this hat so much that I’ve bought it in multiple colors.” Chiming in, a third buyer said the Lanzom hat is “very cute and of good quality for the price.” And, one made a point to report that “it came in perfect shape,” so you can start wearing it immediately.

 

Speaking to its design and weight, a reviewer wrote, “I wore this in Nashville during the CMA Fest on 90-degree Fahrenheit days. It kept me cooler than on previous days, which were only in the mid-80s.” But, if the weather is chilly, another buyer assured others that it is “not hot, but keeps [my] head warm.” What’s more, one shopper praised it for having a “nice weight to it,” highlighting that “it won’t fly off your head with a hefty wind.”

Hat Wool Fedora

To buy: amazon.com, $19 (originally $26)

 

It’s also earned a stamp of approval from travelers. One wanderlust shopper exclaimed, “If you’re looking for a fall [or] winter hat to keep the sun off your face, look no further!” Another travel enthusiast added, “I wore it numerous times while traveling. It has held its shape and function. I get a lot of positive remarks whenever I pair it with my leather jacket and boots.” 

 

Echoing their reviews, a customer shared, “I have been looking for the perfect hat for traveling and everyday wear. This hat is not only wonderfully priced but the quality is fantastic!” They also mentioned that the hat “traveled with me all through Ireland and looked great in our wedding photos.” A final traveler wrote, “It brought all my outfits together.” 

Wide Brim Floppy Panama Hat Wool Fedora

Lanzom Women’s Retro Wide Brim Floppy Panama Hat Wool Fedora. 

AMAZON

To buy: amazon.com, $19 (originally $26) 

 

Upgrade your travel style with the Lanzom Wide Brim Panama Hat. Get one at Amazon today while it’s on sale for as little as $18. Hurry, this markdown won’t last much longer. 

 

At the time of publishing, the price started at $18

 
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Handbags

3 of the Most Popular Handbags on Amazon Under $25

Handbags

While Amazon may be famous for its deals, there are plenty of affordable finds that you can scoop up at any time — no sale necessary. Case in point: These popular Amazon handbags.

 

The retailer has tons of inexpensive bags, including totes, crossbodies, satchels, fanny packs, convertible backpack purses, and trendy phone bags, that won’t cost you more than $25. In fact, the selection is so massive that it can feel a bit overwhelming, which is why we rounded up some of the most sought-after styles to make shopping a little easier.

 

Almost all of these handbags are offered in several (sometimes dozens) of colors and come with nifty features, like convertible and adjustable straps, several pockets to keep your essentials organized, and roomy interiors. Many have earned the impressive “Amazon’s Choice” label, a badge that indicates “highly-rated, well-priced products with Prime shipping,” according to the retailer. Several are also Amazon best-sellers, beating out thousands of other bags to earn a top spot on the fashion charts.

Amazon’s Best-Selling Crossbody

Best-Selling Crossbody

Simple and lightweight, this crossbody is large enough to hold the essential phone, wallet, and keys, making it perfect to throw on and wear for hours when traveling, checking out a concert or museum, or running errands. The $16 find comes with adjustable straps and multiple zippers, and most impressively, you can get it in over 50 color combinations, including classics like black, beige, and tan and punchy hues like fuschia and kelly green. The stand out feature of this bag is how lightweight it is, making it the perfect option when you’re on the go.

Amazon’s Choice for Totes

Choice for Totes

Unlike the rest of the styles on this list, this tote also doubles as a satchel bag and comes with a matching wallet that can be worn on its own as a wristlet or clutch. While some options feature the tote in a three-piece set and cost a bit more, there are nearly two dozen two-piece sets that are $25 and under. Shoppers can choose from three textures of vegan leather, including an alligator-like finish.

Amazon’s Best-Selling Bag Overall

Best-Selling Bag Overall

This big and basic bag, which is Amazon’s best-selling tote and shoulder handbag overall, is roomy enough for laptops and even an extra pair of shoes. Owners love it so much that over 5,000 reviewers gave it a perfect score, raving about its overall value, roomy size, and durability. Right now, it’s currently 50 percent off and going for just $15.

 

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Amazon Has Slashed Prices On Popular Sun Hats By Up To 60% — But Only ‘Til Midnight

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Throw a little shade on yourself…for a change

A good sun hat is a must for staying cool and protected in summer and those early fall days when the sun’s rays are still intense. But, of course, protection doesn’t come cheap. That’s why it’s so exciting to see that Amazon has marked down popular Furtalk sun hats by up to 60%. Just a heads-up, though: This deal is only for today. Snag one of these options at a heavy discount while you still can.

Furtalk Women’s Wide Brim Straw Panama Hat

Panama Hat

This bestselling Panama hat is on-trend — and it offers UPF 50 protection. Made of paper straw, the hat feels lightweight on your head. It’s also tightly braided to keep the brim from taking on a wonky shape over time.

Choose from a range of pretty colors and band styles with this pretty Panama. There are even different size options to ensure that just-right fit. And, just for today, it’s 60% off! “It looks so good with EVERYTHING,” said a happy shopper. “I’ve worn it every day since I purchased it. …I have a bigger head and thought this might not work on me, but I get compliments even while wearing my face mask. It also keeps me very cool despite the 100-degree weather in California.”

Furtalk Women’s Sun Straw Hat Wide Brim

Sun Straw Hat Wide Brim

Want a classic floppy beach hat? You found it. This wide-brim number features UPF 50 protection to shield your face. It’s also foldable, making it easy to toss it in your bag or suitcase.

Enjoy an adjustable chin strap to keep your hat firmly in place on windier days. There’s even an inner sweatband to wick away moisture and keep you cool. Choose from three sizes and a range of colors. “This is the perfect sun hat!” said a five-star fan. “It’s really comfortable and looks so cute. I love that the brim is stiff enough that it doesn’t flop down in my face, but flexible enough that you can fold it for travel. The removable adjustable chin strap was a lifesaver recently when I was out on a windy day. It kept the hat securely on my head.”

Furtalk Women’s Wide Brim Sun Hat

Wide Brim Sun Hat

This popular hat is perfect for when you want a brim that provides coverage but aren’t in the mood for a floppier topper. It includes a chin strap to keep the hat in place, along with UPF 50 protection.

A paper straw and polyester fabric combination make this hat durable. Got places to go? Simply fold your hat and stash it in your bag. “This hat worked well for hiking and paddleboarding while on vacation in the hot sun of Utah,” a satisfied shopper said. “I folded it and put in my carry-on and it regained its shape easily. Love the wide brim coverage and the lanyard for when it’s windy. I am thrilled with this hat and will get LOTS of use out of it!”

If you have Amazon Prime, you’ll get free shipping, of course. Not yet a member? No problem. You can sign up for your free 30-day trial here. (And by the way, those without Prime still get free shipping on orders of $25 or more.)

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4 Pairs Of Sunglasses From Amazon Your Wardrobe Is Missing

Amazon Sunglasses

My closet has seen its fair share of earrings, necklaces, and handbags, but if there was one accessory that reigns supreme in my kingdom of over-accessorizing, it’s sunglasses. From oval to oversized, nothing changes up an outfit of mine quite like a good pair of sunnies. I could keep a fit tame with a pair of classic tortoiseshell sunglasses or transport back to the ’70s with a pair of aviator shades in the flick of a wrist.

With so many options to choose from, narrowing down the best styles can take a bit more time than necessary. That’s why we made things easy and found the best sunglasses on Amazon. Ahead, test out our 4 favorite sunglass picks from the one-stop shop for every face shape, style, and price range. It’s time to get shady.

Rectangle Sunglasses

Rectangle Sunglasses

Get your hands on these before the TikTok tweens do. How good is that marbled print?

Freckles Mark

Oversized Hexagonal Sunglasses

Oversized Hexagonal Sunglasses

These shades are destined for a Harry Styles music video (and you.)

NIEEPA

Small Rectangle Sunglasses

Small Rectangle Sunglasses

The 2000s called and they want their sunglasses back.

Le Specs

Outta Love Sunglasses

Outta Love Sunglasses

Timeless frames are one of winter’s biggest (and arguably best) accessory trends. Hop on the bandwagon with this everyday pair from Meghan Markle-approved brand, Le Specs.

 

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Handbags

Amazon Prime Day Sale 2022 is LIVE : 3 Best handbags for women at irresistible prices

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Amazon Prime Day Sale 2022 is LIVE : 7 Best handbags for women at irresistible prices
 

Amazon Prime Day sale offers exciting price drop on luxury handbags for women. These stunning classic and party-ready pieces are unmissable the best and are also an excellent gifting item. They say a woman carries a world in her handbag! From safety pins, pepper spray, cash, gadgets, cards and work-related documents, a woman’s handbag is the place where you can find all the basic things to sustain a decent life. If you are looking for the best, grab these ones from the Prime Day deals.

Scroll on to grab the best deals on women’s handbags from the curated list below.

1. Lavie Women’s Ushawu Satchel Bag

Lavie Ushawu handbag is a must-have for all the hustler women out there. It is versatile, lightweight and available in multiple trendy colours. It is a spacious handbag, the interior has 2 compartments, divided by inner zip storage, 2 slip pockets alongside 1 zip pocket, providing plenty of storage space.

Ushawu Satchel Bag

2. Baggit Women’s Sling Bag

This faux leather bag in a unique shade of orange is an eye-grabbing number that can be carried around on all occasions and provides you space to store everything you want. The snazzy colour of the bag also enables you to team it up with all looks.

Baggit Women Sling Bag

3. Teal Blue Tote Bag

In a fabulous shade of blue, this stunning tote bag features a double strap and zipper closure. Its made up of faux leather material and is an excellent item for gifting. The cool bag can be taken to the desk to date and will go well with all OOTDs.

Teal Blue Tote Bag

 

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Wallets

3 of the Best Purses on Amazon That’ll Look So Chic With Any ‘Fit

Best Purses

There’s simply no denying that Amazon makes our daily lives (read: online shopping habits) so much easier. The retailer has truly become a one-stop shop for all things—including v chic fashion pieces. Whether you’re on the hunt for clothing, a pair of gorg shoes, or (of course) a new bag, you better believe the site has exactly what you’re envisioning to hang in your closet.

And when it comes to the cherry on top of any ensemble (i.e., le purse), there are so many jaw-dropping picks. From designer totes to inexpensive crossbody bags, there’s a little—nay, a lot—for everyone, every style, and every budget. Want a trendy purse that’ll look amazing with all your latest ‘fits? Consider it done. Hoping to find a bag that you’ll use every single day for years to come? You won’t be disappointed. Below, discover 15 of the best purses on Amazon right now. Just don’t be surprised when your BFFs can’t believe you scored your bag from the ‘Zon.

THIS VEGAN PURSE
JW PEI

Gabbi Bag Chic Pouch

Gabbi Bag Chic Pouch

Back with another JW Pei bag that stole our hearts this season. I mean, seriously, celebs like EmRata and Gigi Hadid could not get enough of this style; plus, this piece is made with vegan leather so you can feel good about your purchase.

THIS COACH PUFFER
COACH

Puffy Tabby Shoulder Bag

Puffy Tabby Shoulder Bag

The Coach Tabby Bag is having a moment, so if you’re willing to splurge a bit, go for it. It’s too cute to pass up!

THIS QUILTED CUTIE
THE DROP

Bella Small Tote Bag

Bella Small Tote Bag

An everyday tote that looks totally fancy, thanks to the quilted design. Sign! Me! Up!

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3 Stylish sunglasses for you on Amazon Prime Day Sale 2022

The biggest sale of the season Amazon Prime Days 2022 is back again with the best deals and offers on your favorite sunglass brands.

As a general rule, always consider face shape. If you want to wear your glasses more than once, it would be smart to consider what actually looks good on you. The Amazon Prime Days 2022 are here with some fantastic deals on a wide range of sunglasses that you can choose from.

1. John Jacobs | Gold Transparent Green Square

John Jacobs has always been known for the most stylish and trendy sunglasses for men and women. They offer  a variety of colors and shapes, it ensures you always stand out with your unique style. This stylish sunglass has a gold transparent green full rim in square shape and is made of  polycarbonate. The square shape makes the wearer look smart and fashionable at the same time and is a must have for those who have an affinity towards vintage styles and suits all face types. The lenses have a scratch coating and block 100% harmful UV rays up to 400 nm and are very lightweight and highly impact resistant. 

2. Ralph by Ralph Lauren Women’s RA4128 Butterfly Metal Sunglasses

This trendy women’s sunglasses has a pilot shaped frame made of metal. The lens is 100% UV protected and made of triacetate pola. You will also get a 1 year warranty with this product.

 

3. elegante UV Protected Cat Eye Sunglass

This cateye  women’s sunglass is of free size and fits all faces. It has UV 400 protected, scratch proof good quality polycarbonate lenses, that protects your eyes from harmful sun rays.

 

 

 

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