The manufacture is the heart of Le Parapluie de Cherbourg. It brings together a small group of female and male luxury Manufacturers who put all their passion into their work. As quality craftsmen who have managed to ensure the continued existence of an exceptional French savoir-faire, they conceive with expertise unique creations, which are synonyms of resistance and elegance.
The incomparable quality of Le Parapluie de Cherbourg comes from its unique touch, harmonious sound and singular resistance. Le Parapluis de Cherbourg stimulates the senses. The touch of the canopy is particularly pleasant and one cannot resist caressing the turned or curved handles made out of precious woods or leather.
Then, this beauty which is recognisable and noticeable on a day out: its contours are marked, its look is unique and the arching of its ribs is regular. Also, you can hear the sound of quality when opening the umbrella, and be carried away when touching this beautiful piece of work. Indeed, each model recalls this particular sound which reassure about its quality.
The Haussmannian boutique holds a large number of models with an elegant range of colours to satisfy the most discrete as well as the most audacious customers. Amongst other things, you will find exclusive and collectors’ collections created for specific events.
The Manufacture unveils all of its secrets during non-guided or guided tours, throughout the year. You will discover the manufacturing process of Le Parapluie de Cherbourg as well as its story and its creations. Situated in the heart of the city, the Manufacture has moved into the former bank premises of the Banque de France, which are situated Quai Alexandre III, facing the docks.
This unique place – with its Haussmannian airs – is the showcase of Le Parapluie de Cherbourg. It will welcome you in its sea-view private lounges and let you contemplate painting and photography exhibitions. Discover this exceptional place here.