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- What's the difference between a parasol and an umbrella?
- Which parasols can I use in the rain?
- What are the dimensions of my A Bit Shady parasol?
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- What is the difference between the lace parasols?
- What is the difference between the pale colours?
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What is the difference between the lace parasols?

The Contessa and Duchess parasols have a generous canopy and a long (91cm) handle. The Classic Lace and Belle Lace are smaller parasols with a short (66cm) handle.

The longer handle allows you to rest the parasol comfortably on your shoulder. For that reason, we recommend the Contessa and Duchess parasols if you are looking to use your lace parasol for long periods of time.