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Some alternative options for reflective wear

Some alternative options for reflective wear
28/10/2014

Now that we’ve got your bicycle lights sorted through our Light Angel campaign, we’re moving on to reflective wear. The darker nights see us fumbling round under the bed for our reflective buttons and considering what other options are out there for a spot of reflectiveness in our clothing.   Our search for something other...

Keeping dry

Keeping dry
28/08/2014

With this abrupt end to the great British summer, we’ve been caught out slightly on the wet weather gear front. Our trusty old parka hasn’t really stood up to the weather this past few days so we’ve hunted down some better options…   Stutterheim We rather like a label that advertises itself as Swedish melancholy...

A bicycle for a sunny day

A bicycle for a sunny day
27/06/2014

Perhaps this gorgeous bicycle from Luna is the ultimate luxury given the handwoven leather casing, or maybe the perfect bicycle for those of you who only like to cycle on a sunny day, either way we’d happily have one. We first came across it on the Bike Pretty site, and then checked back recently to...

A ride with Michaux

A ride with Michaux
20/05/2014

The ladies amongst us here at Bikeminded HQ love a handbag as much as the next lady, but what do you do with it when you hop on your bicycle?  Yes there are great bags out there that can be slung across the body but sometimes you have a bit more to lug about.  If...

Bikeminded - Looking Back At 2013...

Bikeminded – Looking Back At 2013…
16/12/2013

As 2013 closes, we thought it would be a good opportunity to reflect on the projects that Bikeminded has hosted over the past year and when we look back, it looks like it’s been a really busy year! We’re very lucky that over the three years that Bikeminded has been in existence, people have regularly...

How To Keep Warm (& Stylish) In The Cold

How To Keep Warm (& Stylish) In The Cold
05/12/2012

With snow starting to appear across London today and with even colder temperatures forecast in the coming days, how are you coping sartorially? How do you adapt your cycling wardrobe to adjust to the winter chill? And does practicality win over style or vice-versa?   After a ‘highly extensive’ survey over coffee this morning in...

All I want for Christmas is...

All I want for Christmas is…
26/11/2012

With the festive season fast approaching we thought we’d turn our thoughts to what we here at Bikeminded HQ want for Christmas, which might in turn help you work out what to get for your significant other.   Being chivalrous folk, we thought we’d give the ladies of the office the first turn…   In all truth...

Welcome to Movember

Welcome to Movember
01/11/2012

This month the moustache is king as the world is overcome by the annual facial hair growing fest that is Movember. This incredibly popular charity has grown from its humble beginnings in Melbourne in 2003 to having raised almost £80 million across the world last year. The money goes toward a number of very worthy...