1. Do not shake from side to side.
2. To remove excess water, open and close the umbrella rapidly.
Rolling your Lockwood umbrella:
1. Grip tips between thumb and fore finger ensuring all panels are free of the frame (see fig. 1).
2. Whilst still gripping the tips, proceed to pull each panel around the frame with your opposing hand (fig. 2).
3. With your hand still gripped, rotate the umbrella whilst running your free hand down the umbrella pressing firmly before fastening the band (fig. 3).