Cool Umbrellas That Shade You From The Hot Summer Sun In Style

Whether it’s raining outside or whether it’s scorching hot, you can always find protection under an umbrella. And while it may seem like a very simple and unpretentious item, there are more varieties of umbrellas and more design variations than you think. Extremely versatile, use them on your patio, terrace, by the pool or even inside the house as wall décor. Next we’ll show you just how cool umbrellas can be.

Lotus.

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Lotus is an umbrella specifically designed for lounge chairs. Shaped like a leaf and with a sleek and modern design, it offers you your own place in the shade and comes in a variety of bold colors. An exquisite accessory from Pieter Willemyns.

Ingenua.

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Ingenua is a creation by the same designer. Excellent for larger surfaces, its ingenious sliding mechanism allows you to easily adjust it to the environment and to the position of the sun. Despite its delicate design, the shade can resist high wind speeds, making it an even more valuable accessory for the patio.

Venus.

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Similar to the Lotus umbrella, Venus is also created for individual use. Perfect for lawn chairs, it was also inspired by nature. Another chic and modern piece from the same designer which you can appreciate for its functionality but also for the innovative and eye-catching look.

Eclipse.

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Eclipse is also an eye-catcher which goes beyond the basics. The adjustable garden umbrella was designed by NG-architecte, has an artistic and elegant allure and can also serve as a decorative object. The simple but striking shape makes it a showpiece for the garden or terrace.

Bistro.

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Meet Bistrò, a sunshade available in two different versions: flat and shaped like a dome. The checkered pattern gives it a casual and somewhat rustic look but the overall design allows it to remain modern and versatile. A creation by Paola Lenti.

Colibri.

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The most interesting and wonderful thing about Colibri is that it’s a very large umbrella but it doesn’t show it. It has a light canopy which measures 4 meters in diameter and can shade a table for 8-10 people. Made of hardwood, aluminum and with an acrylic canvas, the umbrella opens and closes easily and has a varnished wood mast which pivots around its axis.

Round Amalfi.

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We continue with another large umbrella which also has a sleek and unobtrusive design that lets you save space on the patio or terrace and enjoy the views. It’s called Amalfi and has a cantilevered design with a powerful arm that lifts the shade high above any table or sitting area. You can find it in a variety of pleasant colors.

Double size.

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An umbrella that looks very simple and regular until you realize it has a double canopy. In fact, the Prostor P6 allows you to open 1,2,3 or even 4 umbrellas on the same pole. This means you can cover an area of up to 38 square meters. Each umbrella can be operated separately and is easy to handle thanks to the gas spring which compensates the weight.

Flexi Grafite.

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Flexi Grafite is a rectangular outdoor umbrella featuring two vertical side poles and a large canopy which can be tilted according to the position of the sun in order to offer shade at any time of the day. It offers enough shade for three lounge chairs or for an outdoor table or sitting area.

Ethos.

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Featuring a light and sculptural design, the Ethos umbrella offers protection from the sun while also serving as a beautiful decoration and accent feature for the garden, terrace or patio. The canopy is big enough to shade a large sitting area and the overall design is similar to that of a gazebo.

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The Saint Tropez parasoles were designed to be used with these outdoor armchairs and sofas. They are made of high-quality fibre and a metal frame and have a simple, sleek and timeless design. A design by Adriano Balutto Associati.

Sidney.

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Sidney is an adjustable outdoor umbrella which features four aluminum poles for ground attachment and a shade which can be anchored in various ways. A sliding system allows you to adjust its position in order to get optimal protection from the sun. the acrylic fabric shade features a dove gray shade.

Defense.

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Named Defense by Corradi, this elegant-looking umbrella feature a motorized or manual mechanism which allows you to easily roll it up in just a few seconds. It requires very little maintenance and it’s a very effective accessory, excellent for both commercial and private use.

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For those of you who prefer something with a more tropical look, we give you the Palapa patio umbrella. It’s perfect for shading dining tables and has a cool and fun design. A lovely option for beach house terraces but also for any patio that needs a casual ambiance.

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And now something for those of you who enjoy DIY projects: a living umbrella. Use the frame from an outdoor umbrella, remove the fabric shade and train vine to climb the center pole. It’s going to take a while to get the look you want but once it’s all done you’ll be able to keep this unique accessory for years to come.{found on thevintiqueobject}.