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Morocco Roll: PEdALED Heiko Collection

Morocco Roll: PEdALED Heiko Collection


Hideto Suzuki founded PEdALED in 2007 and has since built a world-class range of apparel designed with an essential Japanese Zen-like aesthetic. They headed to Morocco to document their new Heiko Collection and found a world of complementary color.

Ishiwata and Icy Water: Kuwuhara Marten


The most famous Kuwahara is the BMX ridden across the face of the moon by Elliot in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, but there is far more to the brand and catalog. This 1993 Marten model MTB has been repurposed into a dirt drop all-season tourer.

A Sprinkle Of Angel Dust: Cherubim R2

Shin-Ichi Konno is often called out for the apparent non-functionality of his show bikes, but the second generation frame builder is also known for his…

Zunow Z-1 Pro-Form

If ever there were a contender for Colnago’s crown of flamboyant racing bikes, it would be Japan’s Zunow. The Z-1 Pro-Form might not be the…

Sophie’s Zunow

A rare bird, is a Zunow. We’ve only seen one before on the pages of Cycle EXIF — plumed with characteristically garish paint — but…

Insight: PEdAL ED

Adjoining the Brooks England concept store in London’s Seven Dials, B1866, is a presentation of cycle wear by Japan’s Hideto Suzuki. To be honest, I…

Cherubim by Kinoko

The 2014 Tour de France is about to descend upon the Yorkshire Dales, coinciding fortuitously with a greatly anticipated holiday to the UK to visit…

Samson Rising Sun

Thankfully, keirin frames no longer have the mass appeal they had a couple of years ago, leaving the pleasure of riding them to the true…