What day is it today? It is officially open an umbrella indoors day. Why would you bother? (partial explanation: It is raining in Sydney today), but that doesn't explain why you should open an umbrella indoors though. Read on, and I'll tell why you should open an umbrella indoors today.


  1. Utilise promotional umbrellas for marketing.
  2. Customise design for brand recognition.
  3. Practical and cost-effective advertising tool.


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What is National Open Umbrella Indoors Day?

The National Open Umbrella Indoors Day is for opening umbrellas indoors is an American day, but hey, there is no reason not to observe this day in Australia as well. Why have such a day? This day exists to dispell the myth that opening umbrellas indoors, will lead to bad luck.

Where did this superstition originate from? Who knows. But, let's all work together to dispell this. The hashtag for you to post your contribution on social media is: #OpenAnUmbrellaIndoorsDay

Promotional Umbrellas for Your Business

In Sydney, we have had little need to think about umbrellas for a few weeks now. Today and the coming week will be entirely different, with rainfall expected for the next few days. If you work in any organisation, consider purchasing promotional umbrellas in bulk for your team members and your guests. Custom branded umbrellas are so very popular, that there is virtually no need for anyone to purchase an umbrella from a retail shop anymore!


Promotional products are an incredibly effective marketing tool for businesses, and promotional umbrellas are no exception. Custom branded umbrellas can increase brand exposure while also being a useful item for recipients. They also work great for outdoor events, giveaways, or as gifts to employees or clients.

Consider creating unique designs that will stand out in the crowd of other umbrellas. There are many customisation options available such as colour options, printing methods and materials which allow you to create quality promotional umbrellas.

Branded Umbrella Benefits

Are you a business owner looking for innovative ways to promote your brand? Using promotional umbrellas can be a game-changer for your marketing strategy. Here are some key benefits to consider:

  • Increased Brand Exposure: Custom branded umbrellas act as walking billboards, showcasing your logo and message to a wide audience. Every time someone opens your umbrella in public, it becomes a conversation starter, generating brand recognition and exposure.
  • Useful and Practical: Promotional umbrellas serve a practical purpose, protecting your customers from rain or harsh sun. By offering a useful item, you enhance your brand's value and leave a positive impression on recipients.
  • Versatile Marketing Tool: Promotional umbrellas can be used in various scenarios, such as outdoor events, trade shows, or conferences. They are suitable for all age groups and demographics, making them a versatile marketing tool that appeals to a wide audience.
  • Cost-Effective Advertising: Compared to traditional advertising methods, promotional umbrellas offer long-term value. They have a longer lifespan, ensuring prolonged exposure for your brand without recurring costs. Additionally, purchasing them in bulk provides cost savings for businesses.

Customisation Options and Design

Creating a unique design for your promotional umbrellas can make your brand stand out from the crowd. Consider the following customisation options:

  • Colour Options: Choose colours that align with your brand identity, evoking emotions and creating a cohesive look. Vibrant colours can catch attention, while subtle tones provide an elegant touch.
  • Printing Methods: Explore different printing methods, such as screen printing or digital printing, to accurately reproduce your logo and artwork on the umbrella's panels. Make sure the printing method you choose ensures durability and withstands the elements.
  • Materials and Quality: Select high-quality materials that withstand rain, wind, and sun exposure, ensuring the longevity of your promotional umbrellas. Reinforced ribs and strong frames add to their durability, making them reliable in various weather conditions.
  • Design Placement: Consider the placement of your logo and artwork. Opt for a design that maximises visibility, such as placing your logo on multiple panels or incorporating it into an eye-catching pattern.


Promotional umbrellas offer numerous advantages for businesses looking to increase brand exposure and leave a lasting impression. By customising your umbrellas with thoughtful design and utilising their practicality, you can effectively promote your brand in a cost-effective and versatile manner. Don't let superstitions hold you back; embrace National Open Umbrella Indoors Day as an opportunity to stand out and make a splash with your promotional umbrella campaign.
So, next time the rain pours, be the brand that shields your customers and clients from the elements, all while showcasing your brand with pride. Let your logo shine with every open umb

So there you have it! Today is National Open Umbrella Indoors Day and what better way to celebrate than by opening your Cubic Promote umbrella indoors? Not only does this day dispel myths around superstition but it's also an opportunity to purchase custom printed promotional items like these bulk-buy umbrellas from Cubic Promote - now who wouldn't want that!?