We as a civilized nation has so many things around us right? but there are certain facts which most of us are unaware of, be it history of bridges, facts about human race or any other item which has now become something civilized and extra ordinary. It is essential to know the basics and some history of the item in order to keep things in order.
Who was the first to introduce umbrella…
There are so many things which has been heard regarding the introduction of an umbrella, but the reality is China was the first ever country which actually invented the foldable clothes for the protection of their royal carriages. People in China who were rich own carriages, used to get annoyed with the sunshine hence the invention of foldable cloth came in and things eased up a bit. So much so, the promotional umbrellas in Sydney word is derived from a Latin word which means shadow or shade. To create proper shades for the carriages, CHINA developed collapsible pieces of cloth attached with the rods.
Umbrella was for female only…
Surprised right! but umbrella was an item which was initially designated for females only. High heels, hats and long frocks were the only combination items along with umbrella. If we observe previously in Hollywood movies they used to show females with umbrellas. Have any one among us has seen a male actor holding an umbrella? Furthermore, umbrella used to be considered as a symbol of feminine.
Development in the shape and movement of an umbrella….
It was 19th century which can be considered as the most important and fruitful for an umbrella industry. Initially there was only a foldable cloth with a movable stick below it. User has to manually move the stick up to open the foldable cloth of an umbrella. Now comes the 19th century where a button was invented after pressing that button one can just enjoy a good shadow of an umbrella. Moreover, previously there was the time when foldable cloth (umbrella) used to be available in black, cream and white color plain, and then came the time when new textures, colors and designs got available in the market which was not at all available previously.
There are so many other things which one cannot even think of are prevailing these days with a terrific history. Similarly umbrella has always been an item which has served mankind in a meaningful way. In order to add further value to the knowledge; we all are now aware of the fact that China has invented Umbrella but still Songxia a city in China is considered as the capital of umbrella production in the world.