07/30/2012 10:35 am ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

Umbrella Shopping: Rihanna Shows You How To Do It Right (PHOTOS)

The saying goes that "April showers bring May flowers," so why have we been experiencing torrential downpours here in New York City this summer? Whatever the reason, it's clear that an umbrella is necessary. While we'd love nothing more than to emulate Rihanna's sexy vibe in her video for the hit song "Umbrella," the fact of the matter is that we all need something that can withstand heavy, out-of-nowhere rain.

We've got you covered (literally). Here, seven umbrellas that are so cute that you'll be sure not to forget them at home.

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