Ever grab a newspaper and make a sprint for it in a downpour? Created by London designer Shiu Yuk Yuen, the EcoBrolly is a pocket-sized tube that you can use to turn trash into a functioning umbrella. Take this morning's news or a plastic bag, clip it to the ends, and pull out the handle: instant coverage.
In other news, check out a TV host's dungeon and an Italian prince's wacky home. See the headlines after the jump.
• An Umbrella That Makes Recycling A Part Of Keeping Dry | Co.Design
• Zak Bagans, 'Ghost Adventures' Star, Shows Off His Personal Dungeon | Huff Post Home
• Elle Decor Tours an Italian Prince's Wackadoo Retro Castle | Curbed
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