Umbrellas, and their fashionable Parasols have been used for thousands of years in many different cultures and environments.
Pharaohs in ancient Egypt were shielded by parasols as they watched laborers work in the burning heat. In China, excavations that brought the famous terracotta army to light, have revealed a cart has been found with an officer under an Umbrella. Famous paintings and photographs have captured the excitement and color of outdoor living and events featuring these iconic and colorful accessories.
In China, excavations that brought the famous terracotta army to light, have revealed a cart has been found with an officer under a parasol.
Protection from the sun
Since ancient times, through the Renaissance and the beginnings of world travel individuals have sought ways to provide protection from the sun. Today we are all too aware of the dangers of too much sun. Of how delicate and vulnerable our skin is.
Umbrellas continue to be the first and best protection from the sun. Combine this functionality with the sense of ambiance that a quality umbrella evokes and you have beauty and practicality all in one accessory!
Sorara has been working for over two decades to combine the elegance of design with the practicality of functionality to improve outdoor living for families around the globe. Now, with these proven award-winning designs, Sorara brings the remarkable history of the umbrella to modern use. Design, quality, technology and ambiance at an affordable price fit perfectly against a background of your outdoor living experience!
Sorara has developed products with the remarkable history of the parasol in mind.