Founded in 1805, James Ince make beautiful handcrafted umbrellas using traditional skills acquired over the last 215 years.
Handmade in our East London workshop from a UK made FSC Beechwood dowel using metal springs made in Sheffield. Fitted with an elegant Italian scorched maple handle and stylishly finished with a silver tipcup and gunmetal trim.
We offer a choice of canopy colours using best quality water repellent polyester fabric. Making this a strong and elegant umbrella you can feel proud to own.
Umbrella Length: 91cm
Umbrella Canopy Diameter: 106cm
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Sustaining a heritage business. FSC timber used in handles and frames.
For 215 years the Ince family have been crafting umbrellas making them the oldest umbrella maker and manufacturer in the UK. The company is based a stone’s throw away from their first beginnings in Spitalfields, just around the corner from Liverpool Street Station, London.
Richard Ince is the 6th generation Ince managing director of this old East End family business. He prides himself in having worked in the business since a teenager, learning his craft from the skilled artisans around him; ensuring these same traditional skills are handed down through the generations and are still being used today to make beautifully hand crafted James Ince umbrellas.