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Backyard Umbrellas - The Wall Mounted Umbrella

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 28-Oct-2022 16:58:19

Practical, stylish and useful, Wall Mounted Umbrellas are first-rate. It makes sense right, why waste space on the ground with Free Standing Bases or masts. We have had hot demand for Wall Mounted Umbrellas at Shadowspec. Designed to give you more options to create shade. Our R&D team has been hard at work designing, developing and producing the Shadowspec Retreat™.

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Topics: Shade systems, outdoor living, spa umbrella

Top Chef's Restaurant Design Enhanced with Outdoor Shade

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 21-Feb-2022 11:15:18

The hospitality industry is undergoing a massive shift, from health regulations to the democratisation of cooking through the proliferation of social media, restaurateurs around the world are looking for fresh ideas to bring patrons back to their establishments with inspiring spaces, inquisitive menus and inventive hooks to bring people in. 

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Topics: commercial outdoor umbrella

Outdoor Design Trends 2022: 22 Fresh ideas for your backyard project.

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 09-Dec-2021 16:41:58

2022 is on the horizon and Shadowspec is proud to present the third annual compendium for backyard and patio trends. The 2020 and 2021 editions of our quintessential guide have been a huge success, helping hundreds of people on their journey to create delicious outdoor spaces, made inspired design choices and entertain their friends and family.

2022 is about bringing people together in our new world.

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Shadowspec showcase to the world at Expo 2020 Dubai

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 13-Oct-2021 09:06:22

Shadowspec, has had the privilege of working with New Zealand Trade and Enterprise at Expo 2020 Dubai to supply umbrellas that enhance the New Zealand pavilion and the installations’ theme: Care for People and Place.

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Topics: Sun Protection, Outdoor Umbrellas, Shade systems, Outdoor Shade, commercial umbrella, commercial outdoor umbrella, outdoor design

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