House Industries Velo Collection

House Industries Velo Collection

Delaware’s House Industries recently made the headlines with the marvellous branding work they created for Richard Sachs and his cyclocross team, and his retrospective exhibition that was held at Rapha’s New York Cycle Club.

Riding high on that wave, the type foundry have just released Velo, a collection of Objects that celebrate their own love of cycling, spearheaded by the Velo font and a series of frames, built by the legendary Waterford of Wisconsin. Read More »

Lundbeck Cycles Gravel Grinder

Lundbeck Cycles Gravel Grinder

While a studio setting reveals the essential details, it’s always more stimulating to look upon a beautiful bicycle in a natural environment. Max Lundbeck is based in Cincinnati, Ohio, but the owner of his latest bike was moved to photograph it against its new home, the mountains of Boulder, Colorado. Read More »

Insight: Donhou Bicycles

Insight: Donhou Cycles

The 2014 Tour de France seems like a lifetime ago, but it’ll stick in my mind because I was fortunate enough to be in the UK and be part of the Yorkshire Grand Depart. While I was there, I made sure to catch up with some of the friends I’ve made through Cycle EXIF, like Tom of Donhou Bicycles. Read More »

Gear: Hermes Sport VK Wheel Systems

Gear: Hermes Sport VK Wheel Systems

By guest writer Richard Gearing. Interbike is an annual bike industry merry-go-round that often yields a slew of product launches — some hot, others not. One set of products launched there this year that has been brought to our attention are the new wheel offerings from Hermes Sport. Read More »

Flying Machine F-One-HD

Flying Machine F-One-HD

It seemed that no sooner had a 3D printing ‘bureau’ opened down the road than it had closed again, perhaps prematurely anticipating the far-reaching influence the technology was going to have on everyday life. 3D printing may be a developing technology but it is definitely here to stay.

It is already having a far-reaching effect on the industrial design and engineering sectors. Flying Machine is a West Australian bicycle design studio that’s fervently exploring the technology. The F-One-HD is the latest prototype to utilise their 3D printed titanium lug system. Read More »

Bishop BIkes Rob’s Road

Bishop Bikes Rob's Road

Winner of numerous awards at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, Baltimore’s Chris Bishop crafts frames that are already modern classics. His latest is destined for Rob, a customer in San Francisco who wanted the aesthetic of a retro racer and the functionality of a fair weather commuter. Read More »

Matter Cycles GhostCat

Matter Cycles Ghost Cat

One of the most exciting thing about mountain bikes is that, compared to the rigid and predictable nature of road riding, their terrain and, therefore, their nature, is chaotic, unpredictable and loose. This results in a realm where bike design needs to be completely fluid.

Like a surfboard shaper that creates a board to surf a particular break, one-person framebuilders are best poised to create completely individual machines that would never see light of day in any big name bike shop. Enter the GhostCat from Colorado’s Matter Cycles. Read More »