Umbrella Skirts: Italian designer, C Felli transforms old umbrellas into unique skirts, complete with the original spokes and dangling Velcro.
Umbrella Apparel and Accessories: Himane uses used materials to make one-of-a-kind apparel and accessory designs.
Umbrella Shade: Sunshade made from sewing umbrella fabric together; "they simply sewed the edges of each umbrella together, then added grommets around the perimeter."
Umbrella Dog Rain Coats: Designer Taryn Zychal works exclusively with broken umbrellas. 'Umbrella Dog Rain Coat' is one of the most popular products; all her products are handmade by her using broken umbrellas.
Hood: The modern day babushka for the woman, another product from designer Taryn Zychal.
Umbrella Apparel: Fashion designer Melanie McClintock creates sustainable style out of used umbrellas. "Absolutely one-of-a-kind, wind and waterproof, and neatly rolls up to adjust in your bag!"
Umbrella Chandelier: Umbrella chandelier installation created with used umbrellas by artist Shelly Sabel.
Build a House: Villa Welpeloo house in the Netherlands built from used umbrellas and billboards.
Yarn: How about spinning an umbrella into a yarn? Here is a really good tutorial to try it yourself - link.
Backpack Cover: Make a backpack cover from an old umbrella.
Laptop Poncho: You can make a laptop poncho from a used umbrella.
Drawstring Bag: How about making a drawstring bag?
Umbrella Art: This is something that impresses us the most; it's beautiful apart from being creative!
Umbrella Bags: Broken umbrellas can be made into cool bags of all kinds - link.
Umbrella Tree: This looks cool and here are the details to make one - link.
Grocery Bag: Here is how to make a 'Grocery Bag' from a broken umbrella - link.
Magazine Holder: How about making a magazine holder out of an old umbrella?
Umbrella Tote Bag: Here are the step-by-step instructions to make a tote bag out of a broken umbrella.
Don't miss to check out " Cool Umbrellas and Creative Umbrella Stands - Part: 1| 2| 3."
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Mar 30, 2011
You would be surprised to know that a broken/used umbrella has so many useful and creative uses too!
Watch the "Umbrella Tote Bag" Video on Youtube