Experiments in Speed -> Spindle Productions

As you can see from the last few posts, I have bicycle on the brain this summer. One more… This is a true testament to the creative spirit, and the natural human instinct and hunger to push forward. Pun intended. Great story, well told.
Visit -> donhoubicycles.com
Visit -> spindleproductions.co.uk

Closca -> collapsible helmet design

CLOSCA | Street style foldable bike helmet from Closca Helmets on Vimeo.
Nice collapsable bicycle helmet design coming from Closca. I like the flat cap look, not a bad option for those of us who have a tough time going with the traditional full-melon design …or gourd, depending on your vegetable preferences.
Visit -> www.closca.co/

Ascari -> Fine Bicycles

I believe there is a tipping point in design, when the craftsmanship of any given product becomes so highly refined and so special, that it starts to evolve into a work of art. Portland based Ascari bicycles seem to be on that end of the scale for sure. The welds, logo work, cranks… the attention to detail is […]

Use. Design. Engineer. Build. Repeat. -> Black Diamond

CARABINERS: Use. Design. Engineer. Build. Repeat.
Consumer confidence is not easily attained. Sometimes you have to tell little stories to get there. This video by Black Diamond does a really nice job illustrating the level of quality, craftsmanship and design involved with creating one of their rock solid carabiners. Black Diamond has also redesigned their site experience, […]