Monsoon is the season to rejoice with the sprinkling rain, the cool atmosphere and ultimately, the beautiful greenery, which is omnipresent everywhere. We all love this season to the core. But when we get practical, monsoons can be really tiring as it requires planning for enjoying this beautiful season and for that you need the ultimate monsoon checklist.

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We have listed the best of monsoon essentials to prep you for the season and they will also rescue from last minute hassles.

The Ultimate Monsoon Checklist to Enjoy the Season:

Umbrella/ Raincoats

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The first thing that crosses our mind when we think of monsoons is colorful umbrellas. Since monsoon is the season when it pours and then some, so one cannot step out of their house without an umbrella. You can opt for colorful printed umbrellas from the market as they ought to be the number one item on your monsoon checklist.

Similarly, raincoats are also an essential part of your monsoon checklist. Umbrellas are good for walking, but when you are driving on two-wheelers then raincoats come to the rescue. Get some snazzy ones and make your own style statement.

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Monsoon kissed Footwear

Yes, the second thing we suggest you buy for your monsoon checklist is monsoon-friendly footwear. The sneakers and canvas shoes are a complete no-no for monsoon since they get wet. Hence, they will not be able to protect your feet during the monsoon season.

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You should look for footwear, which is made up of acrylic and is waterproof. Leather shoes cannot survive in the monsoon since they get infected with fungus and loose their integrity. Instead look for long boots, which are waterproof and also save your legs from the filthy rainy water.

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Bags

Bags are the important part of outdoor trips. But in monsoons, you need to secure your bags. Very often you may have suffered bag malfunctions and the water may have seeped in soaking all your stuff. That’s why we suggest you look a bag that can be closed by a zip and is waterproof. You can buy one big bag for your entire day, in which you can also store your umbrella to protect you from the rains.

In our ultimate monsoon checklist, we suggest you look for a beautiful bag with monsoon love prints on it. You can also try out the latest sling bags to keep your hands free while holding an umbrella.

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Waterproof Makeup

Well, this is the most left out option in the monsoons generally. But waterproof make up is very important. Imagine entering in your office with smudged mascara or Kohl. Hence, buy waterproof makeup for the monsoon if you are working and commuting daily in the monsoon season. This will save you from embarrassment.

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With waterproof makeup, you can be confident about your looks. Don’t forget to pack in a nice handmade comb from Lazybrats to adjust your hair, so that it doesn’t stick and become clingy in the rain. We suggest waterproof foundation so that it does not melt away when you get wet. Similarly, waterproof eye makeup is also an essential part of the monsoon checklist to maintain that spark in your eyes.

So, with this ultimate monsoon checklist you are all set to rock this monsoon in style and be a fashion diva!