24.10.14 by Jeff

Best of Kickstarter: “The Sa” Innovative Origami-like Umbrella

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Justin Nagelberg and Matthew Waldman have designed an umbrella called, The Sa, that does away with the inner skeleton that most umbrellas have. Its striking unibody design also allows for easy repair, and is made of environmentally conscious materials to make it highly recyclable.

Watch the video below!

 

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The Sa on Kickstarter













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Kelly Rae

    if it can stand up to the weather in the UK I would totally want one of these.

    • Agreed!

    • there’s a good umbrella that my friend has from Muji that you should look for. its like impossible for it to flip inside out or break

      if this is as good as that i’m definitely interested





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