With all the rain and impending snow in our future, it's best to be prepared for mother nature's worst. Sometimes techy, waterproof gear can be overkill, so we co-sign waxed cotton. Not your ordinary run-of-the-mill cotton, the fabric is either treated with a wax coating, or woven into the cotton fibers, making it durable, heavier, water-resistant, and most importantly — stylish. Waxed cotton over time ages and can develop a broken-in sheen known as patina. So pair it with your well-worn raw jeans for a dope, rugged look. To solve all of your winter gear issues, we've rounded up a list of The Best Waxed Cotton Items Available Now.