- Aug 8, 2012
Humans have always sought shelter from rain, but these unconventional umbrella inventions take the term "rain gear" to another level. Whether it is an artsy spin on the classic anti-rain tool, or a new use for a familiar utility, these umbrellas show that there is always something creative to be done with even the most basic objects.

These umbrella inventions can appeal to such a wide range of people. Everyone needs some shelter from a storm when the weather turns gray, and with these unique umbrella designs each person can have an umbrella that perfectly suits them. Not only can each person find an umbrella for themselves, but there is even an umbrella design for man’s best friend! With all these fun umbrella designs, why settle for a run of the mill model?

From Anti-Rain Weaponry to Parasol High Heels: