How the Parasol Evolved into the Modern Umbrella
Aug14

How the Parasol Evolved into the Modern Umbrella

One of the commonest household items is the umbrella. Yet it used to be a status symbol for the wealthy. The origins of the umbrella have been traced to ancient Egypt, about 3500 B.C. This ancestor of our modern item was a branch or stick with palm leaves or feathers attached which was held over the heads of the nobility to keep the sun off. The Chinese were the first to create waterproof material from silk, making a more practical...

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Why Custom Golf Umbrellas Are a Fantastic Executive Gift
Mar15

Why Custom Golf Umbrellas Are a Fantastic Executive Gift

If you’re looking for new options for marketing your brand, you largely think of items that will appeal to the largest audience. That might mean choosing inexpensive trinkets that you can hang out by the dozen to get your name out there. You might hand them off at events, give them to visiting customers, and send them in mailers. That’s a great option, but sometimes you want something with a little more oomph behind it. Why Choose...

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