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How much is the Shadowspec Unity™ Umbrella?

So you have been impressed by the innovative Shadowspec Unity™ Umbrellas and are wondering, how mu...

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How much is the Shadowspec Serenity™ Umbrella?

So you have been impressed by the elegance of the Shadowspec Serenity™ Umbrella and are wondering,...

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The Only Patio Umbrella Buying Guide You’ll Ever Need

There is an overflow of patio umbrellas online, people who just want to protect themselves from the ...

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Buyers Guide: Designer Outdoor Trends in 2023

Say goodbye to 2022 and hello to 2023 with some fresh inspiration. At Shadowspec we’re passionate ...

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The Wall Mounted Umbrella – Backyard and Beyond

Practical, stylish and useful, Wall Mounted Umbrellas are first-rate. It makes sense right, why wast...

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Top Chef’s Restaurant Design Enhanced with Outdoor Shade

The hospitality industry is undergoing a massive shift, from health regulations to the democratisati...

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Outdoor Design Trends 2022: 22 Fresh ideas for your backyard project.

2022 is on the horizon and Shadowspec is proud to present the third annual compendium for backyard a...

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Shadowspec showcase to the world at Expo 2020 Dubai

Shadowspec, has had the privilege of working with New Zealand Trade and Enterprise at Expo 2020 Duba...

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Make the Most of Your Outdoor Space With Cantilever Umbrellas

When you have a great outdoor space, you’ll want to spend as much time as possible out there. Ther...

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History of the Umbrella

Brief History of the Umbrella

The Market Umbrella Has a Long Regal History We are proud proponents of the umbrella, its heritage a...

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Quick Guide: How do I Brand a Cafe?

Branding is important for cafes and restaurants. Creating an irresistible brand is as important as c...

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How to take good Instagram photos of umbrellas

When you're making a cocktail, a pina colada if you will, the last thing you do is place a cocktail ...

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