Tag Archives: Fixed Gear

Rapha Backpack

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Built for the functional and ergonomic needs of cyclists, Rapha’s new backpack is designed to take a beating. Its Cordura fabric is both sturdy and water resistant and forms to the shape of your back giving you stability and comfort on your bike ride. And when it really pours, the bag has a built-in rain cover to keep all your gear dry.

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Wood Grain Bike Frames by Rob Pollock

The Fixed Gear movement is one that we saw skyrocket last year with several collaborations between well established fabricators and celebrities including Pharrell Williams and Brooklyn Machine Works. But not all expert crafted two-wheelers come from the high end of the spectrum. Such is the case of Rob Pollock has been perfecting the art of faux woodgraining for over 40 years and recently began applying his craftsmanship to bike frames. Traditionally used in the restoration of classic cars and hot rods, each frame is hand painted by Rob himself ensuring a durable finish. You can purchase one of your own now here for a cool $1500

Pharrell William’s Velo Fixed Gear for Domeau & Pérès

A while ago some images of Pharrell Williams’ amazing fixed gear bike hit the auld tinterweb. The bike is a collaboration with Domeau & Peres

The 4130 chromoly steel frame and fork is from Brooklyn Machine Works, and the whole bike has been labouriously upholstered in water buffalo leather, taking over 100 hours to hand stich everything. Several one-off colours will be available at cost of around £18000 each nice if you can afford it. Head over to Gagosian Shop for more details.

 

 

 

Knife & Saw Bike Self

Designed by Chris Brigham, Knife & Saw’s Bike Shelf is a beautifully crafted solution for storing your bike that also acts as a multi-purpose shelf. The shelf can be custom made for any size bike and can be crafted in practically any wood of your choosing.