How to make an umbrella

Umbrella making is classified under conventional industry. Handmade umbrella requires lots of human labor, because there are many steps in making an umbrella. First at all, a roll of fabric is cut as two to three long strips.

Each strip is then again cut into triangle-shape panels. Several triangular panels are sewed together to form a canopy.

The canopy has to be sewed onto a frame and then attached with a tie band. The final step is to attach a handle and a ferrule.