Hi all. Yes we’re moving location in Cardiff and to celebrate our move we thought we would feature the wacky world of cycle caravanning. Yes, it’s possible, although we think fairly unpractical in mountainous Wales. See you back ‘blogging’ next week. Wish us luck!
Saying it with flowers…Young, smart, handsome, on a bicycle and with flowers…
Here at Cycle Chic we’ve been bowled over by the cargo carrying racks from Cetma. Cetma’s based in Oregon and is a hand-made, one man manufacturing outfit of racks and transport bikes. But it’s the racks that Cycle Chic knows well and have been using over the last few years to carry everything from children … Read more
Easy, yes that’s his name, was conspicuous by his striking white glasses and slicked back hair. With a great smile and relaxed pose, it’s clear that Easy’s confident riding the city street. Happy days!
Last century Cycle Chic, with the help of some good friends, made a home spun bicycle film in Cardiff. Based on the idea that cyclists inhabit different parts of the city, like little separate habitats, this film charts a single journey of a bicycle courier from the Bay northwards, as he crosses through some of … Read more
An often rough sleeper, Andrew’s life runs at a pace that we couldn’t imagine. When Cycle Chic stopped to talk to him a few weeks ago, Andrew explained what had happened to him that night on the streets – more incidents, scrapes and close shaves than we would have in a lifetime. Andrew’s life is … Read more
It seems that Rapha’s brand is growing it’s roots into all corners of the ‘kingdom of the cyclist’. A little while ago, Rapha started ‘The Rapha Survey‘ where photographers are recruited to capture cycle street style images from across the world. There’s some amazing images, but it’s the images of photographer George Marshall that really … Read more
What a showman! Ricky’s got an amazing vintage, sartorial style and with the confidence to carry it off. He’s not part of some tweed ride or event – this was his regular clothes for the day. Striking so many poses for the camera, we just couldn’t choose one image, so today there’s three of the … Read more
Cardiff’s World Naked Bike Ride this afternoon was bathed in warm sunshine. Everyone was SO thankful and the event had a really joyful and relaxed vibe – more than you might expect from a load of people taking their clothes off in public. Cardiff Cycle Chic made their way down to the verdant start point … Read more
Clare, wearing summer casual clothes that are perfect for an evening bicycle ride in the warm summer weather (when we had some!), was actually initially conspicuous by her shining front light. “The lights not normally on in the day!” she adds. Clare’s Raleigh bicycle is a wonderful vintage vehicle with dynamo lighting system and, yes, … Read more