Let′s be honest: an umbrella is a kind of product, which most people consider as something, which could be broken easily, could be used only in case of rain (sometimes against the sun as well), and if it does not rain, that it is annoying to keep it by them.
Most people also have lost some umbrellas during their life, so we realize is not so easy to consider such ordinary product as something you would like to give to anyone as a gift.
Therefore, we are here to show you that even an umbrella could be a great gift no matter if you plan to give it to a woman, man or child. If you know the person well and know what she/he likes, you can pick the right umbrella and make his rainy days much more cheerful and pleasant.
Can you imagine you can give an umbrella as an original gift to your friend, family member, partner? If so, keep reading as we disclose what to consider before buying an umbrella as a gift!
Quality of the umbrella is always in the first place
First of all: always consider the quality of the chosen umbrella by reading the experience of former customers, also pick the design carefully and consider whether this umbrella is suitable as sun protector (parasol) as well, this could be a great feature especially for someone, who lives in a sunny place!
In relation to the quality of the umbrella we definitely recommend to read what is the skeleton from (ideally if it is from steel or iron) and how many ribs it has – if it has 10 – 12 ribs (mostly more expensive men or stronger family umbrellas have around 10-12 ribs) it is better than only 8 ribbed umbrella. This is due to the less chance of reversing and allover breakable level.
Also, consider whether a long-handled or compacted umbrella is better. If you fell in love with bubble umbrellas as we do, be aware, they are mostly long-handled due to their allover construction and function. You can read about the advantage of compact and long-handled umbrellas in our earlier post here.
If you want the umbrella have the best features, we recommend to pick the automatic umbrella – fully or semi-automatic umbrella (semi-automatic means the opening is done by pushing a button, closing is done manually) keeps second hand free, what most of the people (and also children) appreciate more than manual umbrella.
Bubble umbrella – pick or not pick one?
We have already mentioned bubble umbrellas – those are the Dome shape umbrellas, mostly transparent with some fancy colors or pictures and looks so good!.
Those umbrellas are suitable as a gift without any doubt and if you choose some colorful, stylish one, it would not be a disappointment for the receiver, we assure you!
We also recommend to buy a bubble umbrella as a gift due to it covers whole head and shoulders so if you know the specific woman takes care about in which condition comes e.g. to work/at a party on a rainy day, we recommend choosing some bubble umbrella.
How to pick the best women umbrella as a gift
If you looking for a unique (e.g. birthday) gift for women, we recommend looking into one of our earlier posts about the most stylish women umbrellas just for having a clue on which umbrellas could be purchased those days.
Here should go the design hand in hand with the practical function. So if you have chosen the one you like, be aware it is very well evaluated by former customers about its stability as well.
Whether it is a basic or family umbrella (long-handled bigger umbrella) or some fancy, designer umbrella the women should be proud of, the offer is really large, so here it depends on the specific woman’s needs.
How to pick the best children’s umbrella as a gift
If you know the specific child would appreciate the umbrella more than raincoat (bigger children would do) than we have some tips for you as well!
Still, to pick the right umbrella for a child could be sometimes worse challenge than to pick the one for a woman – here also depends on what the child likes – is he/she Marvel fan?
Or does she like e.g.princess, does he likes e.g. dragons? No matter what, there are great and cute umbrellas to be chosen for the child. You can find our best children’s umbrellas here.
How to pick the best men umbrella as a gift
If you are deciding whether to pick some stylish umbrella for men, we recommend going for it! Due to it is practical and men usually do not like to buy umbrellas by themselves – if you pick some quality, stable one with the fully automatic opening system, they would appreciate it.
If you feeling lost in searching for the best men umbrella, we recommend you to check our selection to get a better overview of what is currently available on the market.
Some men could also appreciate the big, family umbrella – it has a lot of usages as it could cover more than 1 person, is stable and could be even stylish!
We realize an umbrella could not be the first idea when you deciding on which present you give your friends or family members. Hopefully, our post and our selection of the best umbrellas for men, women, and children convince you that even an umbrella could serve as an original gift and could make someone happy if it has been chosen wisely.
Some fancy women would be excited by some originally designed umbrella, which could last windy weather. Or could appreciate the bubble umbrella with fancy design as it covers her very well against rain.
For busy men, you can always pick the fancy English design umbrella, which is stable, fully automatic, compacted (could be hidden in a backpack in case of no need) and looks very stylish.
And for your father or husband, you can choose a strong, windproof umbrella, suitable for outdoor sports as fishing and hiking. Also compacted and fully automatic.
What do you think? Are you still convinced un umbrella is a bad gift idea?
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