Russian retail store Fott posted this beautifully produced video for their Spring/ Summer 2011 season to show off some of their stock brands, including firm favourites here at Cardiff Cycle Chic HQ, like A.P.C, Oliver Spencer and Folk. So if you are planning a winter trip to Moscow sometime soon, look them up or find … Read more
Jemma’s from Bristol, but is currently based in Cardiff. Despite the rain she is still showing her 1980s style in good measure. With black french beret, detailed belt, and super cut 1980 jacket, she’s doing the retro look – and still riding.
Nick and Arman have great unicycle style. Breaking away from the normal two wheels, these guys look modern, casual and cool – something we might not associate with unicyclists. Clearly there’s something going on in the unicycle world, and these guys are bringing it to the Roath streets in style.
There are many different reasons to personalise your bike – to make it look a bit nicer, to make it match your personal style, to hide the rust, to make it less attractive to thieves. Whatever the case, the sky’s the limit and only you can make it your own. Copenhagen Cycle Chic has a … Read more
Even in this morning’s heavy rain there are people staying out of their cars and showing that a bike is still a great way to beat the queues. Take this woman, riding on Newport Road with knee high boots, autumnal tartan patterned skirt and bright red jacket. Riding her Pashley bike, perfectly suited to riding … Read more
Ben is a classic hipster with loads of cycle chic. From quiffed hair to skinny jeans, he’s got the complete look that’s perfect on or off the bike. Ben’s from Malaysia, and he’s riding his Dad’s old steel, heart lugged, racing frame that he had shipped over to the UK. Although now re-sprayed and covered … Read more
Here’s a great ‘out and about’ interview with London-based designer and clothes maker Amy Fleuriot from Cyclodelic. Some of you might be aware of the Bike Show on Resonance FM, a London volunteer run radio station that can also be downloaded from iTunes or listened to on the Bike Show website. I don’t think you … Read more
Cycle Chic was lucky enough yesterday to meet Anna. She’s really into textiles and dress making and rides a Pashley Governor – the epitome of all that is Cycle Chic. Her dress, which I think she said she made herself, is a perfect cut for bike riding. Anna also mentioned Morgan Clothes in the Morgan … Read more
Just in case you haven’t already seen these, I though it would be good to link up other photographs and stories on the Harris Hack from Simon Nurse, Kim Taylor and Cadi. Also Simon’s Flickr. Thanks!