Inverted/reverse folding umbrella

Here comes another umbrella that’s even better than what I’ve posted before. This one isn’t about fashion; it’s more about function. Actually, I learned about the inverted umbrella from a guy who’s so much into guy stuff (because men always do things upside down, or something similar to what Batgirl said). Not only is this umbrella inverted, but it also closes from the inside out. “Perfect for the car,” the guy says.

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Dome umbrella

Picture yourself walking down the street on the way to a client meeting (or a date), wearing your most impressive outfit. Suddenly, the rain begins to pour. Heavily. Making matters worse, the wind gets stronger and there isn’t any place nearby that provides shelter. A passerby opens his (regular) umbrella but it flips, leaving him drenched. Fortunately, you have a dome umbrella and just like magic, it keeps you dry and protected from the elements. Furthermore, because it is transparent, you can clearly see if you’re about to walk onto a puddle. Best of all, the dome shape keeps you from being poked in the face by other people’s umbrellas. Thank goodness for this invention!

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