Our Classic range of umbrellas are generally our most affordable, and are ideal for situations where limited spaces or budgets are key decision-making factors. While they are less expensive, as with all of Project Shade’s products, they are still of premium quality.
Few things are more welcoming than a comfortable spot in the shade on a warm Australian day, whether you are entertaining family and friends at home, or inviting customers to stop for a coffee or meal. And we know that for cafe owners in particular, this level of comfort can be the difference between people stopping for a quick take-away coffee or sitting down for brunch.
In assembling our suite of market and cafe umbrellas, the Project Shade team has partnered with highly respected manufacturers like the
creators of hand-made Made in the Shade umbrellas, as well
as those from Shadowspec. In doing so, we believe we have an unbeatable selection
of shade umbrellas from which home, café, and restaurant owners can choose.
They tick so many boxes for domestic, market and café situations where versatility and movability are important.
Café owners particularly appreciate being able to carry their umbrellas in with their tables and chairs at the end of the day.
Market Stall Holders find set up and pack down with a market umbrella easier with an umbrella they can easily transport in the back of their cars.
Home owners enjoy the flexibility of keeping their umbrellas outside (a protection cover can help increase your umbrella’s life outside), or to be able to bring it indoors when required.
Just because they are affordable doesn’t mean ‘stock-standard’. Our Classic umbrellas
in an amazing range of canopy colours,
be printed with your logo or marketing message,
Are available in sizes and shapes that suit both small and larger spaces, and
Have a sturdy centre post - ideal for going through the centre of tables.
You can also choose the look you want by selecting frames made from either stunning Victorian Ash timber or lightweight marine-grade aluminium.
The market umbrellas and cafe umbrellas in our Classic range are all easy to open and close, with commercial grade pulley systems. Although not generally wind-rated, they are still of commercial strength and ideal for a home or hospitality situation. When partnered with an optional mobile/movable umbrella base, they can be positioned wherever you need them to be.
The canopies on our Classic umbrellas are designed to last, are mould and mildew resistant, and come in colours and patterns that are fade-resistant. To help protect them further when not in use, you have the option of purchasing a canopy cover, or simply remove the umbrella to indoors.
We know how important branding is to a business, which is why we are pleased to offer screen printing of your brand, message, or logo onto your umbrella.
Choosing a canopy colour that fits with your branding will help to create a cohesive indoor/outdoor theme.
How you use your outdoor space, and how much space you have will dictate the best cantilever umbrella option for your situation.
Our most popular Classic Umbrellas include:
Shadowspec products deliver on three criteria: fine design, ease of use, and resistance to whatever the Australian climate can dish out. Its
designs are innovative and products are of premium quality. Their offerings include the Cafe
& Resort Umbrella (SU2)
and the Commercial Centre Pole (SU10).
Made in the Shade
market umbrellas are handmade using materials sourced from Australian suppliers. The entire range is made from Victorian Ash Timber that
helps create warm and inviting spaces. Their unique look makes them popular in home or commercial settings such as cafes and resorts.