Kara - Parasol

Kara Introduction

Kara Parasol, Luxurious, Hand-crafted Laminated Bamboo

The Kara Parasol is handcrafted from high-grade natural laminated bamboo and is ideal for cafés, restaurants, hotels, brasseries, bistros and other similar hospitality venues.  It is a centre pole umbrella and brings style and elegance to any outdoor space.  

Like all our Parasols the Kara offers you durability, strength, and style, as well as unrivalled quality and reliability, whilst enabling you to create a statement of style and luxury as well as enabling you to create an outdoor space with a continental atmosphere.

Kara is equally at home in any residential setting as it is in any commercial hospitality setting.  It is ideal for bringing a touch of luxury to any outdoor terrace, patio or balcony terrace regardless of whether you choose it for a commercial or residential setting

We will work with you to advise and support you in making the right decision for the area you are looking to cover, and we will help you develop an outdoor area to enable you to offer your customers options for whatever the current situation is including safe dining options whilst socially distancing, with the possibility to complement your parasol choice with options from our other product ranges such as outdoor furniture.

Please scroll down for the details about:

  • Key Features
  • Shapes and Sizes
  • Fabric Colours & Printing and Branding
  • Bases
  • Accessories

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Key Features

Like all our products, the Kara Parasol has unrivalled key features:

  • Hand-crafted from natural laminated bamboo
  • Easy to use
  • Easy to transport and store
  • Beautiful bamboo frame with sleek, modern design
  • Extremely robust & weather resistant.
  • Double pulley and rope system for easy opening and closing
  • Low maintenance.
  • 5 Year guarantee on frames and hardware.
  • Designed to withstand harsh environments
  • Premium Canopy Fabrics – Polyester & Spuncrylic®
  • Heating and lighting options available to enhance the user experience in the evening
  • Various Base Options to adapt to any type of ground

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Shapes & Sizes

The Kara is available in various sizes in either round or square

  • Round
    • 2.5m
    • 3.0m

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  • Square
    • 2.0m
    • 2.2m

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Fabric, Colours, Printing & Branding


We supply the Kara Parasol in 2 types of material with different qualities, which give a range of performance depending on the use and your budget.

Fabrics available are:

Spuncrylic® fabric is a polyester material that has gone through a process called solution dying. This gives it a very high resistance to fading from sunlight. Spuncrylic® fabric also possesses good stain resistance and water repellency characteristics. In addition, it has a UPF of at least 50. This material has a similar performance to acrylic but at a much more affordable price.

Colours available are as follows:

  • Black
  • Ecru
  • Taupe
  • Harvest Wheat
  • Forest Green
  • Stone Grey
  • Ice White
  • Navy Blue
  • Pacific Blue
  • Terracotta
  • Red
  • Yellow

Parasols – Commercial Umbrellas – Fabric - Spuncrylic-Colour-Swatches


Polyester – this is a strong fibre resistant to creasing, which also keeps its shape well. We only offer two natural colours in the polyester material due the colour fastness in darker colours

Colours available are:

  • Natural
  • Beige

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Printing & Branding Options

To enable you to increase your brand awareness and make your parasol unique to your business, we can print your logo and / or other branding on the canopy– please contact us to discuss your requirements.


There’re various types of base options available as follows:

  • No base required if you already have something suitable installed
  • Free standing
  • Going through the table (over 25kg)
  • Ground base

Accessories providing comfort all year round


Accessories are available, which can increase the practicality of our Pacific Parasol and extend the time people are able to spend outdoors well into the evening.

We can source suitable lighting and heating options.  Contact Us for more details

Contact Us

If you are looking for a robust, stylish, elegant and well-designed premium quality parasol or umbrella, but rare looking for a wooden umbrella rather than an aluminium one, the Kara parasol is perfect, so look no further and contact us today to discuss your project and installation, which we would love to work with you on.

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