Roller racing is having a niche resurgence in the UK thanks to London-based Rollapaluza. But around the 1930s, it was a mainstream entertainment pulling in massive audiences. Theatres and music halls around the country had their stages cleared to make room for a brace of racing bicycles and static rollers, as well as the distinctive … Read more
The Great Escape by The Rifles. We remember jumps like this…fear on our friend’s faces as they lay there, and waited and trusted…Magic.
Samuji is a creative studio and design house based in the old Vallila district in Helsinki, Finland. Samuji’s says their clothing line represents “the values we hold dear in everyday life: simple functionality, a love of necessary things, and kindness”. With this in mind, it’s not surprising that they selected the humble bicycle as a … Read more
Kinfolk have captured the wonderful essence of sunshine, warm breezes, friends and the bicycle in this beautiful ode to Summer. Is it just us that are dreaming of the summer now? It would be great to hear if any of you are looking to travel on a bicycle this summer. Until then, we hope you … Read more
Cycle Chic was surprised to discover this music video featuring Cardiff’s own Kitty Cowell rappin’ and riding a fixie, and falling off (!) down the Bay. Also featuring MK from FLOWDEM. Video: Tim Fok
Muuse is an online boutique selling unique, limited edition pieces by designers from top fashion schools. Late last year they collaborated with Copenhagen Cycle Chic and this video is part of the result. Enjoy!
With a cocked hat to the recent Harris Hogmanay and Harris Hack rides, here’s a video that take us back to a bygone era of cycling, with few cars, perky music, natty shorts, and rubber covered hooks no less… Part 1: Part 2:
Beautiful and chic…Enjoy! Slow Puncture by She Makes War (aka Laura Kidd)
Thanks to our friends at the Tweed Run, we’ve got hold of an ‘educational’ video showing how to prepare for a tweed inspired ride like the Harris Hogmanay. They follow this with another video that’s, well, just some good tom-foolery really (but also some good fashion inspiration). All done tongue in cheek, we love these … Read more
Most of Cycle Chic’s work at the moment seems to be after dark. Spotted a girl on a BMX last night that we couldn’t photograph as the rain was too hard. Yuk! In honour of a missed shot we thought of this video…