You know how Hawaii has the Hawaiin shirt? Well, Mainers have Bean Boots.

That's just one of the 10 essential things you'll need to own if you are going to be a true Mainer. You may notice that most of the clothing is geared toward bad weather. Hey, we can't help it, it's Maine. I've been in Maine for decades, longer than any other place I've lived. I love, love, love Maine. But yes, to deal with all that Maine dishes out, you need to make sure your closet and dresser has some staples.

What has been left out? What's in your closet that I should run and get?

10 Pieces of Clothing Every Mainer Owns



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