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15 Fun Things to do in Chicago in Winter
It’s magical how a city transforms during the holiday season. Chicago is a beautiful city in the summer, but in the winter, with its sparkling snow, twinkling lights, and myriad of attractions and events, it comes alive even more. 
How to Choose a Wool Coat
How do you choose the perfect wool winter coat? Here’s our guide to buying the warmest and coziest jacket you’ll ever own. 
How to choose a winter coat: 7 important considerations
Time to get a new winter coat? Here are the top 7 winter coat features to consider before buying your next winter coat.
What to Wear in a New York Winter

New York can be fabulously magical in the winter when you're wearing a cozy warm jacket. Learn what to wear in a New York winter and stay warm.

Cotton vs. Wool: Which Fabric Should You Wear?
Learn about the differences between cotton vs. wool and What actually matters. Find out which fabric is the best fit for your lifestyle and personal style.
Fall 2021 Sustainable Fashion Waterproof Wool Coats
It's Fall 2021 and we are just about to release our favorite winter WATERPROOF WOOL coat collection. This season is a little bit different in that we have added recycled wool to our offering of environmentally friendly features. This is in addition...
OUTDOOR FASHION - Mia Melon STYLE & PROTECTION
Being outdoors is one of the only safe ways to get out of the house in a pandemic. But as then prospect of a cold winter looms in front of us; how do we stay warm and dry in all...
Mia Melon Outerwear donates over 200 Waterproof jackets to shelters in Vancouver, Seattle and Portland
Every year we donate 200+ Mia Melon & OMO jackets to homeless shelters in the Vancouver downtown area well as the Jubilee Women's shelter in Seattle, Rescue Mission & Rose Haven Day Shelter in Portland, OR. We plan to do the same...
Dress for Cold, Rainy Weather Like a Boss
Not long ago dressing for cold, rainy weather meant that women were trudging down the street wearing giant puffy coats and clunky waterproof boots. Hats and scarfs topped off the awkward ensemble, but at least you were warm. Every morning...
How to Buy a Timeless Weatherproof Coat to Wear for Years
Whether you live in an area where the winters seem to last forever or where you only pull your weatherproof coat from the closet a few times a year, owning a timeless coat is essential. Having to shop for a...
Pack the Perfect Rain Gear Without Looking Like a Tourist
Whether you are preparing for a long weekend or an extended travel itinerary, it is tough to pack the perfect rain gear without looking like an obvious tourist. Of course we hope for spectacular weather, but stormy skies can come...
Why a wool coat is a wonderful choice this winter
by Mia Melon blogger Stephanie Deline Winter is here again! Depending on your location, old man winter may bring rock your winter wonderland with ice and snowstorms, torrential downpours or any number of weather-related woes. But one thing you can...
Introducing the Mia Melon flagship store!
With over 100 retailers and a successful online store, Mia Melon’s fashion forward, high performance outerwear is showing no signs of slowing down. Where to go from there? The evolution and fast growth of the company meant that the next...
Five wonderful ways to spend Mother’s Day on a budget
With Mother’s day just around the corner, it’s time to ponder what we can do for the woman who gave us life, the woman who has guided our journey with love and support. We owe so much gratitude to our...
Mia Melon and One Man Outerwear Weatherproof bags
You look up at the sky and see looming dark clouds, threatening to spill at any moment. You’ve got your Mia Melon jacket ready, but what about all the stuff you want to bring with you? Your book, your makeup,...
Cozy Weatherproof Hoodies for men
Welcome to the final instalment of our Spring 2018 Collection blog series! This time around, we’ll explore the men’s additions to the collection. Father’s day is coming up, and any dad on your list would LOVE one of our versatile...
Get your Spring on with our new Ladie's Waterproof Hoodies
Ah, the hoodie. A classic fashion staple for both men and women, the hoodie is beloved for its casual comfort and effortless cool. And while the term “waterproof” probably isn’t the first thing you’d associate with a hoodie, we’re pretty...
Swing into Spring with Mia Melon's new Modern Lightweight Rain Shells!
Spring has Sprung, and we are honoring the season of rebirth and regrowth with a fresh new Mia Melon collection! We couldn't be happier to introduce our newest batch of stylish Spring outerwear. MM’s stunning Spring 2018 collection features lighter...
Mia Melon's Travel Club - the perfect jacket for any travel addict!
Ireland, England, Oregon, Iceland, Venice, Pakistan, Vancouver. What do they all have in common? They’re all places that our travel-loving customers have worn and adored their Mia Melon weatherproof jackets and coats! How do we know this? Because of our Mia...
Can Rain Gear be Stylish? We say YES!
Here in Vancouver, rain is a recurring theme, particularly in winter. It’s not referred to as “Raincouver” for nothing, after all, and this is the time of year when pretty much everyone has their rain gear within arms reach at...