A pop-up store lining up items for rainy weather by MACKINTOSH PHILOSOPHY will open from May 22nd to June 4th on the 2nd floor Urban Closet of Isetan Shinjuku.

At the approx. 40 square meter sales area, items suitable for rainy weather are introduced. The standard “pocketable coat” (single type 17,850 yen, double type 19,950 yen), a coat which can be folded into a pouch is available in 5 colors, light yellow (Isetan Mitsukoshi limited color), rose pink, sky blue, light gray and black. Available in sizes 34, 36, 38, 40 and 42.

Made from 100% linen that is water-repellent, the trench type rain coat (37,800 yen) is available in light gray, off beige and red. Available at Isetan Mitsukoshi stores only. In addition, elbow-length puff sleeve coat in cotton & linen material, coat with ribbon belt and others, which can be worn in rain or shine will be featured.

These past few years, the need for fashionable rain goods has been on a rise and the variation of colors and designs are increasing. The brand’s core business comes from coats but the sales of rain goods in June 2012 have increased to 1.8 times in comparison to the previous year. Packable coats are key items for the brand as well as for fashion brand Burberry. These coats are amongst the top sellers.