A brief history of the raincoat -- K Trade Fair

Topic of the Month November 2016

There’s no such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothes

A brief history of the raincoat

How everything began

Charles Macintosh. (Source: Wikipedia)

A good idea

Capable partner on the path to success

Source: Ladies Home Journal (October, 1913)

What happened next

Klepper-Mantel. (Source: Keller)

Trend towards rain jackets made out of PVC

Friesennerz. (Source:Wikipedia)

Polymer all-rounders