Help me find this umbrella (ella ella ella...)!
July 27, 2017 11:24 AM   Subscribe

One of my girlfriend's favorite umbrellas is on its last ribs. She hasn't been able to find another like it. Her birthday is in a couple weeks. Can the hivemind help me come through?

As you can see from the picture in the question, it's a navy blue umbrella with different colors at the end of each of its 16 panels. The only thing close to a maker's mark is on the inside of the snap and that might just be the maker of the snap.

Picture of snap.
Closed picture.

Google has turned up a lot of rainbow/multi-color umbrellas, but not this one.
posted by justkevin to Clothing, Beauty, & Fashion (9 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
 
I have no idea what Brolliesgalore is or if they ship to the US, but they seem to have what you are looking for. Note that they have related items below, so there are more to choose from than just the one I linked.
posted by amro at 11:37 AM on July 27 [2 favorites]


I found the same site that amro did, the handle isn't as fancy but it looks very close. Note that Brolliesgalore also has a pastel rainbow version which might be closer to the original. Searches for "umbrella rainbow scallop" or "double canopy rainbow umbrella" don't turn up much more.
posted by Miss Matheson at 11:42 AM on July 27


This place in Australia also has it; it looks like it has the same darker inside as your gf's, rather than full panels of color. They don't ship to the US -- maybe they could tell you a brand though?
posted by Siobhan at 11:43 AM on July 27


I've ordered plenty of times from Amazon.co.uk - they seem to have it here.
posted by pyjammy at 1:35 PM on July 27


(which I now see is also sold by Brolliesgalore, but probably easier to get through Amazon)
posted by pyjammy at 1:36 PM on July 27


Brolliesgalore.com does ship internationally, but it is expensive.
posted by Everydayville at 3:28 PM on July 27


Black Ink in Cambridge sells that umbrella. Worth a trip!
posted by marfa, texas at 4:55 AM on July 28


And here it is on Amazon (it's made by Vista Umbrella). But really, I recommend Black Ink!
posted by marfa, texas at 5:06 AM on July 28 [1 favorite]


Looks like you found it marfa, thanks!
posted by justkevin at 5:54 PM on July 28


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