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    Bike Napoleon t-shirt sale today 8/15 only

    by  • August 15, 2011 • Photos • 0 Comments

    We like bike tees. We like cheap bike tees even more. The folks over at Headline Shirts are giving readers of Brooklyn by Bike $15 off their Napoleon Beach Cruiser t-shirts. That makes a $5 shirt! It’s his birthday. Just enter 242BDAY and enjoy. Today only.

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    New Twist on a Bamboo Bike

    by  • July 29, 2011 • Bike as Art, Photos • 0 Comments

    Spotted this “grown” bicycle design over at Kateoplis via Daily Beast. It has a unique, funky design which caught my eye. entry, called the Ajiro, is a bicycle style transport that’s composed of bamboo – but with a twist. Rather than going through the complicated process of steaming and bending bamboo...

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    Inside Brooks Saddle Factory

    by  • March 2, 2010 • Bike as Art, Photos • 0 Comments

    Found this fantastic gallery of photos from Brooks Saddle factory in Smethwick England. Metal parts are stamped out and heat-treated, flat pieces of leather are soaked and then formed in molds and the parts are all assembled by hand. After seeing how much work goes into a single bike seat, these famously expensive saddles start...

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