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La fabrique de parapluies
François

We have a great range of umbrellas,
which are all handmade

La Fabrique de parapluies
François

has been a FAMILY BUSINESS for 5 generations.
We have improved our skill with passion since 1882.

Repar'Acteurs
Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant

We are very proud to display our certifications:

Répar’acteurs And Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant

  • François umbrellas on the news on TF1

    François umbrellas on the news on TF1

    Our last appearance on the 1 p.m. news on TF1 on January 11, 2023. The François umbrella factory has still been present for over 140 years! Strong and resistant umbrellas for men, women and children and even parasols to protect against UV rays. The François have been manufacturers and repairers for 5 generations in Poitiers.…

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  • Presentation of the François Umbrella Factory by the 4th and 5th generation

    Presentation of the François Umbrella Factory by the 4th and 5th generation

    Here is a presentation of the François Umbrella Factory by the 4th and 5th generation, François Pierre and Lagardère Lilyan, following the Stars and Trades competition in the “Responsible” category for which we finished 1st craftsman in the department and 2nd in New Aquitaine .

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  • Umbrellas creations

    Umbrellas creations

    At François we have very old period materials. Our umbrella factory is over a century old, we can for example use old steel or baleen ribs, handles in ebony, horn, leather, plates and brass tips, needles made of bone or different metals as in the past. This allows us…

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