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This is a fun, relatively simple umbrella project that’s great for a rainy day. (Of which there are plenty in Seattle- however, don’t try to use this umbrella in the rain!) Similar to those little paper umbrellas you find in cocktails, these umbrellas open and close! For variety you can use different paper designs and decorate your umbrella however you like. This is a medium-difficulty project that takes about 20 minutes to complete.

Step 1: Materials

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Materials:....Posters (or paper), scissors, wooden sticks, glue, duct tape, manilla folders, and pompoms.

pegasus752 years ago
DIYdesign2 years ago
Awesome project
great one!
Ysabeau2 years ago
I love you!

Ahem, I wanted to say that it is exactly the project that I thought and needed. Thank you thousand of times.
Colleen46142 years ago
flyingpuppy2 years ago
Love the simple mechanics of this umbrella.
That is so cool! I swear, I was wishing just yesterday I had a little paper umbrella to put in my drink! Have you made smaller ones too?