Matt Carr was born in Ottawa, Canada, Matt Carr first sparked his passion for design interning at Douglas Cardinal Architects. Receiving an "All-Canadian Academic" award for scholastic and varsity achievements at Humber College School of Industrial Design, Matt has been working with Umbra since his second year of Post-Secondary education. Subtle design detail, style references and the reinvention of traditional objects distinguish his signature designs. Recent inspirations include mixing cross-cultural orientations, while simultaneously fusing new technology and natural materials in intriguing compositions.
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Umbra Little Black Dress Hanging Jewelry Organizer
Not which I expected
Joan from Alexandria, VA– Verified Buyer
This jewelry organizer was not what I expected. The plastic on it was very hard.
Catherine from Pa– Verified Buyer– Top 1000 Reviewer
Bought 2 of these for granddaughter and one for me. Very cute and large size. Can hang a lot of jewelry from it. Very nice gift !
Great Jewelry Organizer
Nina from Lakeland– Verified Buyer
A well made jewelry organizer with plenty of pockets and velcro straps to hold chains and bracelets. I will be ordering more for gifts...a great find....
Akinyemi from Maywood, NJ– Verified Buyer– Top 50 Reviewer
Bought a set of 6 to give out as gifts to female friends. They appreciate - 'nuf said
MzMonap from Tracy, CA– Verified Buyer
I love this item it has several pockets for my jewelry and the other side holds several of my chains. Its a steal for the price. I also brought several to pass out for Christmas gifts
Dana from Gibson, LA– Verified Buyer– Top 50 Reviewer
not great but not bad...serves a purpose for costume jewelry ...does fit in closet well
Great way to stay organized
Marjorie from Nebraska
I have been buying this for gifts for the last couple of years for friends and family and everyone that I have given it to absolutely loves it.
The Best Purchase In a long time
Sharon from Topeka, KS– Verified Buyer
Love it. Love it. Love it. I wish it came in different colors I would buy more. Beautiful display and functional storage.
Little black dress hanging jewelry organizer
mel wang from laguna woods, ca
Great organizer much better than I expected. Love it and plan to buy for everyone of my sisters as Christmas gift.
Why didnt I think of this
Jennifer from Saint John, IN– Verified Buyer
Works great. Lots of storage in very little space. Very easy to use. Just opened package and hang it up. Seems very sturdy so far.
The U+ Studio Collection, which offers a range of sophisticated aesthetics from raw to sleek, can be found exclusively at contemporary design retail specialists.
Umbra began in 1979, when boyhood friends, Paul Rowan and Les Mandelbaum joined forces to create exciting, everyday products that alter the overall aesthetic of a home, beginning with a printed window shade unlike anything then in the market ("umbra" means shade in latin).
Twenty-five years later, Umbra's award-winning design team - 22 men and women from all over the world and notable outside product designers, all under Paul Rowan's direction - remains the heart and soul of the company. Its offices worldwide now house more than 450 people.