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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, September 26.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

KrBn Typewriter USB Retro Vintage Steampunk Mechanical Qwerty Keyboard with LED Backlit 2017 Newest for $89.99 (list price $399.99)

Best Professional Lavalier Lapel Microphone with Easy Clip On System | Perfect for Recording Youtube Vlog Interview / Podcast | Best Mic for iPhone iPad iPod Android Mac PC for $12.22 (list price $25.99)

KrBn Mechanical Keyboard PC Gaming Muticolor Full Size Backlit Ergonomic Phone Holder 2017 Newest for $54.99 (list price $249.99)

Bushnell Legend Ultra HD 10x 42mm Roof Prism Binocular for $154.99 (list price $214.98)

Laptop Case, Laptop Sleeve, SRS DIGICH 12 Inch Laptop Slim Case Sleeve with Waterproof PU Leather for Apple Macbook Air Acer Asus Dell HP Toshiba Lenovo Chromebook Surface Pro 4 (Black) for $18.49 (list price $30.99)

Certified Refurbished Kindle Voyage E-reader with Special Offers, Wi-Fi for $149.99 (list price $169.99)

Anker 3ft Nylon Braided USB Cable with Lightning Connector [Apple MFi Certified] for iPhone 7 / 7 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus / 6 / 6 Plus, iPad Pro Air 2 and More (Space Gray) for $9.99 (list price $29.99)

Anker 20000mAh Portable Charger PowerCore 20100 - Ultra High Capacity Power Bank with 4.8A Output, PowerIQ Technology for iPhone, iPad & Samsung Galaxy & More – Black for $39.99 (list price $79.99)

Anker Universal Magnetic Car Mount — Ultra-Compact Phone Holder for iPhone 7 / 7 Plus / 6s / Samsung Galaxy S8 / S7 / S6 and more for $15.99 (list price $25.99)

TaoTronics Active Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wired Earphones In Ear Corded Earbuds with 15 Hours Playtime and Built-in Microphone (Noise Reduction, Aluminum Alloy Construction, Gold-plated Jack) for $37.99 (list price $45.99)

Newisland 40-Pcs Magnetic Blocks Set Kids Magnetic Toys Construction Building Tiles Blocks for Creativity Educational, Come with Container Bag for $21.98 (list price $38.99)

MICHLEY Interlocking Builders Blocks Play Set for Child for $15.99 (list price $22.49)

KITCHEN

Set of 10 IPOW Stainless Steel Chip Bag Clips,Large and Durable With 3-inches Wide,Great for Air Tight Seal Grip on Coffee & Food Bags, Kitchen Home Usage for $11.88 (list price $15.89)

MetroDécor Silverware Caddy Organizer Dining Table - Clear for $14.99 (list price $12.99)

PriorityChef Knife Sharpener for Straight and Serrated Knives, 2 Stage Diamond Coated Sharpening Wheel System, Black for $17.95 (list price $34.95)

Rubbermaid Brilliance Salad/Snack Lunch Storage Container Combo Kit, 100% Leak-Proof, Plastic, Clear for $14.94 (list price $22.99)

Misc Home 6 Piece Stainless Steel Kitchen Utensil Set with Rotating Cooking Utensil Holder - Black for $26.99 (list price $55.00)

Nonstick Bakeware 6-Cup Muffin Pan with Silicone Cupcake Liners (Set of 6) by Boxiki Kitchen | Premium Nonstick Baking Muffin Tin and Muffin Cups for $18.16 (list price $24.97)

Non-Stick Springform Pan by Boxiki Kitchen | 2-in-1 Cheesecake Pans Spring Form and Cake Ring Mold | Leakproof Cake Pans with Silicone Handle Holders for $24.97 (list price $36.97)

Oster CKSTBSTW00 Buffet Server, Stainless Steel for $44.95 (list price $49.94)

Mind Reader "Anchor"Coffee Pod Storage Drawer for 50 Nespresso Capsules, Black for $13.89 (list price $16.99)

Elechomes CK1701 Smart Keep Warm Electric Kettle, 1.7L Stainless Steel Electric Tea Kettle, Blue for $33.99 (list price $64.99)

Teak Cutting Board - Rectangle Carving Board With Hand Grip (24 x 18 x 1.5 in.) - By Teakhaus for (list price )

DeLonghi Double Walled Thermo Cappuccino Glasses, 6 fl oz, Set of 2 for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

Copco 2555-7874 Large Mesh 6-Part In-Drawer Utensil Organizer for $9.51 (list price $19.99)

Rabbit Wine Opener Corkscrew BEST Wine Bottle Opener - 7 Piece Rabbit Ear Bundle with Stand, Bottle Plug, Wine Aerator, Drip Ring, Foil Cutter & EXTRA Teflon Spiral + Wooden Box Perfect Gift Set for $34.97 (list price $69.99)

HOME

Shower Mat, Bluesim Non Slip Bathtub Mat Non Skid Bath Mat Baby With Mold Resistant Non Sikd Anti slip Powerful Suction Cups & Superior Grip, Mat Extra Long Up To 16”39” for $23.99 (list price $49.99)

EWEI'S HomeWares 3 Floating U Shelves, Espresso Finish for $15.99 (list price $20.50)

Over the Door Shoe Organizer, MaidMAX 24 Mesh Pockets Single-sided Hanging Shoe Storage Rack with Hooks for $10.99 (list price $16.00)

Ziraki Coccyx Orthopedic Memory Foam Seat Cushion for Back Pain Relief and Sciatica And Tailbone Pain - Ideal for Office Chair And Car Driver Seat Pillow (Seat Cushion) for $19.95 (list price $29.99)

T01L LED Closet Light - BLS Super Bright 20 LED Under Cabinet Lighting Battery Powered / DC Input Wireless Motion Sensing Light Bar, Auto On Off Switch, Motion Sensor & Light Beams Adjustable for $15.99 (list price $39.99)

Canvas "TOYS" Storage Bin 20"Long, large enough for Toy Storage - Storage Basket for organizing Baby Toys, Kids Toys, Baby Clothing, Children Books, Gift Baskets. for $18.87 (list price $26.95)

Live and Sleep Resort Ultra Twin XL Size 12-Inch Cooling Gel Memory Foam Mattress with Memory Foam Pillow (Twin extra-long) for $289.95 (list price $799.95)

Cast Iron Branch Wall Hook | Wall Rack | Wall Mounted Coat Hook | Vintage, Rustic, Decorative | with Screws and Anchors | 5 " Long | CA-1506-05 (Silver) for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

Air Cleaner Purifier Filtration - with True HEPA Filter, Activated Carbon Filter and 3 Speeds plus Optional Ionizer, Dust Allergen Odor Reduction Cleaning System for Room, Home, Pets, Smokers, Cooking for $59.99 (list price $87.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Swingline GBC Laminator, Inspire, Thermal, 9 inch Max Width, Quick Warm-Up (1701855) for $22.99 (list price $34.90)

Panasonic Link2Cell Bluetooth (KX-TGE274S) 4 Handsets - Corldess Phone with Large Keypad, Silver for $89.62 (list price $105.63)

Coavas White Board Sticker, Peel and Stick Dry Erase Message Board Decal for Home and Office with a Black Pen for $10.95 (list price $25.99)

Sharpie Permanent Markers, Ultra Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 24-Count for $9.10 (list price $13.66)

Erin Condren Hardbound LifePlanner, 2017-2018 Floral Ink, 5x8 for $14.99 (list price $30.00)

Bankers Box Decorative Eight Compartment Literature Sorter, Letter, Black/White Brocade (6171301) for $16.20 (list price $17.90)

eBoot 2 Sheet Neon Index Tabs Flags Sticky Note for Page Marker, 200 Pieces for $5.57 (list price $10.87)

Large Gaming Mouse Pad/Mat Desk Pad, Jelly Comb 34"x23" Extended Mousemats with Two Kick Stands for Smart Phones, Black for $17.99 (list price $39.99)

Pencil Sharpener with Auto-Stop Feature, UrBen Electric Durable and Portable Pencil Sharpener for 8mm diameter Pencils, For School Classroom, Home Study, Office Use-Blue for $10.99 (list price $19.99)

Back to School Supply Kit: Sharpie Highlighters, Paper Mate Pens, EXPO Dry Erase, Elmer’s Glue & More, 31 Count for $9.99 (list price $21.99)

uni-ball 207 Impact Retractable Gel Pens, Bold Point (1.0mm), Black, 12 Count for $18.17 (list price $23.63)

24 Pockets Expanding Files Folder/ A4 Expandable File organizer/ Portable Accordion File Folder/ High Capacity Multicolour Stand/ Plastic Business File Organizer Box-by Blinyang for $16.98 (list price $37.98)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

KOSE Softy Mo Facial Cleansing Oil Speedy for $9.19 (list price $14.49)

Himalayan Salt Body Scrub with Lychee Essential Oil from Majestic Pure, All Natural Scrub to Exfoliate & Moisturize Skin, 12 oz for $12.95 (list price $21.50)

Activated Charcoal Scrub 10 oz. - For Deep Cleansing & Exfoliation - Pore Minimizer & Reduces Wrinkles, Acne Scars, Blackhead Remover & Anti Cellulite Treatment - Great Body Scrub & Facial Cleanser for $13.49 (list price $27.50)

Facial Moisturizer, Organic and Natural Face Moisturizing Cream for Sensitive, Oily or Severely Dry Skin - Anti-Aging and Anti-Wrinkle, for Women and Men. By Christina Moss Naturals. for $25.99 (list price $39.99)

CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion 12 oz Daily Face and Body Lotion for Dry Skin for $10.49 (list price $13.99)

Aveeno Protect + Hydrate Lotion Sunscreen With Broad Spectrum Protection Spf 30, 3 Oz for $7.89 (list price $9.30)

Orange Blossom Water Face Toner - 100% Natural Daily Facial Toner, Alcohol-Free for Sensitive Skin Acne and Breakouts - Best to Tone Tighten and Clear Pores - 120mL/4.oz by Foxbrim for $11.96 (list price $27.99)

Organic Rose Water Spray 8 Ounce 100 Percent Pure and Natural Hydrating Rosewater Toner with Uplifting Floral Scent. Soothing Facial Toner for Skin and Eyes. Balanced PH Soothes Puffy Eyes and Redness for $20.95 (list price $39.90)

TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C Serum for Face, Organic Anti-Aging Topical Facial Serum with Hyaluronic Acid, 1 fl oz. for $19.99 (list price $39.99)

Burt's Bees Intense Hydration Eye Cream, 0.5 Ounces for $9.99 (list price $17.99)

Celavi Essence Facial Mask Paper Sheet Korea Skin Care Moisturizing 9 Pack (Mix of 9) for $8.99 (list price $14.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

WildHorn Outfitters Terralite Portable Camp / Beach Chair (Supports 350 lbs) with TerraGrip Feet - Dark Blue for $54.99 (list price $69.99)

Street Tribe Swimming Goggles, Swim Goggles, Professional Swim Goggles,Triathlon Goggles,for Adult Men Women Youth Kids Child ,Anti-Leakage, Anti-Fog,Anti-UV, earplugs, nose clip(White) for $9.98 (list price $19.99)

For Fitbit Charge 2 Bands Brown, Henoda Leather Wristband for Fitbit Charge 2 Replacement Strap Women Men Large Small for $9.98 (list price $25.99)

Compact Hanging Toiletry Bag, Personal Organizer | Rugged & Water Resistant with Mesh Pockets & Sturdy Hook | Blue for $15.99 (list price $22.95)

LEAGY 4 Pack Solar Outdoor LED Umbrella Lantern Hang Hanging Lamp LED Candle Light for Yard Garden Decoration (4Pack,Yellow light) for $35.99 (list price $35.99)

4 Pack Camping Lantern, GT ROAD Solar Rechargeable Led Lantern Flashlight for $24.77 (list price $39.90)

Enkeeo 10″ No Pedal Balance Bike with Bell and Hand Brake for 2-5 Years Old Kids, Carbon Steel Frame, Adjustable Handlebar and Seat, 50kg Capacity, White for $59.99 (list price $139.99)

Blue island Tree Swing-Children's Outdoor Large Size 40" Diameter Durable Swing-Easy Installation for $73.99 (list price $73.99)

Domi Outdoor Living 9 Ft Cantilever Patio Umbrella with Strong Sturdy Hand Push Round,6 Steel Ribs,UV Resistant,Red for $59.99 (list price $169.99)

62 Inch Automatic Open Golf Umbrella - Extra Large Oversize Double Canopy Vented - 210T Teflon Rain Repellant Protection Sun, Rain, Sports - Windproof Waterproof Stick Umbrellas, Formal Black for $19.99 (list price $59.99)

AIKELIDA Running Belt / Fanny Pack / Fitness Belt / Waist Pack for iPhone, Samsung Edge / Note / Galaxy - Men, Women during Sports Fitness, Running, Cycling, Hiking, Travel, Workout - Black for $9.95 (list price $28.99)

TOMSHOO Hand Grip Strengthener Hand Strength Trainer Exerciser Gripper Adjustable Resistance 22-88 Lbs Update With Counter (Blue) for $12.99 (list price $21.99)

Norsens Compact Ultralight/Lightweight Sleeping Bag for Camping Backpacking Hiking Outdoor, 20 Degree Celsius Sleeping Bags for Adults,XL,Blue for $27.99 (list price $64.98)

TOOLS

Floureon 38-piece Precision Screwdriver Set Repair Tool Kit for iPad,iPhone,PC,Watch,Samsung and Other Smartphone Tablet Computer Electronic Devices for $12.99 (list price $35.99)

BLENDX Angle Measurement Tool - Angleizer Template Tool Tile & Flooring Measure Ruler and Layout Tools for Handymen, Builders, Craftsmen and DIY-ers for $7.99 (list price $19.99)

Casfuy Dog Nail Clippers and Trimmer with Quick Sensor, Free Nail File, Razor Sharp Blades, Sturdy Non Slip Handles, Buit-in Handle Lock for Small, Medium and Large Breeds for $10.79 (list price $59.99)

GlowGeek 120 to 3000 Grit Sandpaper Assortment, Dry/Wet, 9 x 3.6 Inch, 42 Pieces,Sand Paper for Automotive Sanding, Wood Furniture Finishing, Wood Turing Finishing for $9.96 (list price $24.99)

Bike Pump,Compatible with Presta and Schrader Valve Portable Bicycle Pump,Aluminum Alloy Floor Bicycle Air Pump,Compact Mini Bicycle Tire Pump,Bonus Bike Patch Kit,Silver for $12.97 (list price $28.99)

Larnn Pro Heavy Duty Tire Pressure Inflator Gauge with Lock On Chuck, For Car, Motorcycle, SUV, Bike for $23.99 (list price $89.00)

Waxed Canvas Heavy Duty Shop Apron With Pockets Adjustable up to XXL for Men and Women - Texas Canvas Wares for $37.95 (list price $54.95)

Power Bike Pro Mechanic Bike Repair Stand Adjustable Height Bicycle Maintenance Rack Workstand With Tool Tray, Telescopic Arm Cycle for $49.99 (list price $49.99)

BLENDX Diamond Drill Bits - Glass and Tile Hollow Core Drill Bits Extractor Remover Tools Hole Saws for glass, ceramics, porcelain, ceramic tile, Pack of 10 for $16.99 (list price $19.99)

DEWALT DWA4216 5-Piece Oscillating Accessory Kit for $36.04 (list price $60.95)

ZRAMO 2 Pack Multi-Function, 20-in-1 Multi-Purpose EDC Pocket Tool Kit Carabiner Key Ring Knife Wrench Screwdriver Bottle Opener Outdoor Camping Emergency Survival Life-Saving for $8.90 (list price $11.90)

Odec Makita Power Tools for Makita 9000 9001 9002 9033 9600 191681-2 632007-4, 2 Pack 9.6V 3000mAh Ni-MH Battery Pack for $18.69 (list price $89.99)

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18 Tea Infusers to Make Teatime More Exciting
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Make steeping tea more fun with these quirky tea infusers.

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1. SOAKING IT UP; $7.49

man-shaped tea infuser
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That mug of hot water might eventually be a drink for you, but first it’s a hot bath for your new friend, who has special pants filled with tea.

Buy on Amazon.

2. A FLYING TEA BOX; $25.98

There’s no superlaser on this Death Star, just tea.

Buy on Amazon.

3. SPACE STATION; $9.99

astronaut tea infuser
ThinkGeek

This astronaut's mission? Orbit the rim of your mug until you're ready to pull the space station diffuser out.

Buy on ThinkGeek.

4. BE REFINED; $12.99

This pipe works best with Earl Grey.

Buy on Amazon.

5. A RIBBITING OPTION; $10.93

This frog hangs on to the side of your mug with a retractable tongue. When the tea is ready, you can put him back on his lily pad.

Buy on Amazon.

6. ‘TEA’ ALL LIVE IN A YELLOW SUBMARINE; $5.95

It’s just like the movie, only with tea instead of Beatles.

Buy on Amazon.

7. SHARK ATTACK; $6.99

shark tea infuser
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This fearsome shark patrols the bottom of your mug waiting for prey. For extra fun, use red tea to look like the end of a feeding frenzy.

Buy at Cost Plus World Market.

8. PERFECT FOR A RAINY DAY; $12.40

This umbrella’s handle conveniently hooks to the side of your mug.

Buy on Amazon.

9. AN EGGCELLENT INFUSER; $5.75

cracked egg tea infuser
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Sometimes infusers are called tea eggs, and this one takes the term to a new, literal level.

Buy on Amazon.

10. FOR SQUIRRELY DRINKERS; $8.95

If you’re all right with a rodent dunking its tail into your drink, this is the infuser for you.

Buy on Amazon.

11. HANGING OUT; $12.85

This pug is happy to hang onto your mug and keep you company while you wait for the tea to be ready.

Buy on Amazon.

12. ANOTHER SHARK OPTION; $5.99

If you thought letting that other shark infuser swim around in the deep water of your glass was too scary, this one perches on the edge, too busy chomping on your mug to worry about humans.

Buy on Amazon.

13. RUBBER DUCKIE, YOU’RE THE ONE; $8.95

Let this rubber duckie peacefully float in your cup and make teatime lots of fun.

Buy on Amazon.

14. DIVING DEEP; $8.25

This old-timey deep-sea diver comes with an oxygen tank that you can use to pull it out.

Buy on Amazon.

15. MAKE SWEET TEA; $10

This lollipop won't actually make your tea any sweeter, but you can always add some sugar after.

Buy on Amazon.

16. A SEASONAL FAVORITE; $7.67

When Santa comes, give him some tea to go with the cookies.

Buy on Amazon.

17. FLORAL TEA; $14.99

Liven up any cup of tea with this charming flower. When you’re done, you can pop it right back into its pot.

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18. KEEP IT TRADITIONAL; $7.97

If you’re nostalgic for the regular kind of tea bag, you can get reusable silicon ones that look almost the same.

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15 Umbrellas to Keep You Dry
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Make rainy days a little more exciting with a quirky umbrella.

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1. BANANA; $18.99

banana umbrella
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This ingenious umbrella comes with a special cover to make it look like you’re lugging around a real banana. The covers come in green and yellow, but the umbrella itself is always yellow.

Find it: Amazon

2. MAGICAL UNICORN; $36.49

Magical Unicorn Umbrella
Amazon

Rainy days don’t have to be dreary with this colorful, pastel umbrella. The handle is elegantly shaped like a unicorn and mane, with its gold horn sitting atop the umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

3. GAME OF THRONES; $37.89

Game of Thrones Longclaw Sword Umbrella
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If you’re looking for something a little tougher, a Game of Thrones-themed umbrella might be just the thing. The umbrella is adorned with the show's logo and has a special handle that looks like the hilt of Jon Snow’s sword, Longclaw.

Find it: Amazon

4. LETTUCE; $14.88

lettuce umbrella
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Salad lovers will want to get their hands on this special umbrella, which, when closed, mimics the look of a head of lettuce.

Find it: Amazon

5. CARROT; $15.90

carrot-shaped umbrella
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For more food-themed umbrella fun, check out this carrot-shaped umbrella. Similarly to the banana version, it comes with a protective case that resembles a carrot. When you take off the top, it reveals an orange umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

6. THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR; $25.96

The Very Hungry Caterpillar umbrella
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For children who love Eric Carle’s creations: a Very Hungry Caterpillar umbrella. The transparent plastic allows the child to see the caterpillar design even when they’re using the umbrella.

Find it: Amazon

7. DOG UMBRELLA; $16.59

Dog Umbrella With Leash
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Don’t forget about your furry friends when it's raining cats and dogs. While dog rain jackets are adorable, you can also opt for a special umbrella made just for puppers. The handle is situated on top of the umbrella so you can easily hold it above your short companion. It’s also connected to a leash so you don’t have to carry two things at once.

Find it: Amazon

8. SKY; $43.95

umbrella with interior of blue sky dotted with fluffy, white clouds
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Opening this umbrella will have you seeing sunny skies, even in the rain. Designed by Tibor Kalman and Emanuela Frattini Magnusson, it looks like a plain black umbrella until it’s opened up, revealing its colorful underbelly.

Find it: Amazon

9. STARRY NIGHT; $43.70

umbrella with Vincent van Gogh’s "Starry Night" print
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If you want something a little more surreal than a boring blue sky, there’s an alternate version with Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night printed on it.

Find it: Amazon

10. CAT IN SPACE; $22.56

cat in space umbrella
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Strangely, the “cats in space” motif is pretty popular online. From sweaters to calendars, there’s no shortage of felines floating through the galaxy. You can also get an umbrella with the unusual design, because why not?

Find it: Amazon

11. LED UMBRELLA; $23.66

Blade Runner Style LED Umbrella
Amazon

There are a lot of futuristic gadgets in the movie Blade Runner, but some are more obtainable than others. You can actually buy the LED light umbrella seen in the movie. The battery-operated handle glows blue, which both looks cool and keeps you safe at night.

Find it: Amazon

12. BIRDCAGE; $22.99

Birdcage Transparent Clear Dome Umbrella
Amazon

Ever feel like a bird in a cage? Now you can really get that experience with this clear umbrella that looks like a birdcage. It even comes with a bird printed on the side.

Find it: Amazon

13. COLOR CHANGING UMBRELLA; $34

Black umbrella printed with color-changing rain drop design
Amazon

It’s hard to imagine actually getting excited about going out into the rain, but with this special umbrella, you might be watching for dark clouds. The special white ink changes colors when wet, so you can go from a monochrome umbrella to a rainbow one in seconds.

Find it: Amazon

14. RABBIT; €9.03

polka-dot umbrella with a bag that’s shaped like a bunny rabbit
Perletti

This simple red umbrella comes with a nice polka-dot design, but the real novelty is the carrying case. Instead of a regular sleeve, it comes with a zippered bag that’s shaped like a bunny rabbit.

Find it: Perletti

15. KATANA; $28.99

katana umbrella
Amazon

Carrying around an umbrella can be a bit of a pain, but at least you can look cool doing it. When wrapped up, this umbrella looks like a sword slung over your back. The hilt of the katana becomes your handle when you open the umbrella up.

Find it: Amazon

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