Friday Frivolity

Friday Frivolity: Citibike in New York

Friday Frivolity: Citibike in New York
10/04/2014

Most of Kensington and Chelsea is now covered by Boris Bikes and there could be more expansions in the next couple of years. With more stations in our neighbouring boroughs we are seeing more and more journeys by cycle hire bike. We’re therefore interested in all things bike hire, including the recent launch of Citi...

Fashion Friday: Girls on Bikes

Fashion Friday: Girls on Bikes
24/08/2012

American leather brand Loeffer Randall, who make some rather lovely shoes and bags, is the latest fashion brand to have jumped on the cycling bandwagon. Clearly shoes and bags look all the fancier when accessorised with a nice bike.     Loeffer Randall don’t have an outlet in the UK, but you can sometimes pick...

The joys of Dutch cycling

The joys of Dutch cycling
01/06/2012

The long weekend is almost upon us. Are you planning to pop down to the river to see the flotilla? We thought we’d end the week with a smile on our faces and so looked for a fun film to show you.   We came across this film on the fantastic Münchenierung website- a constant...

Fashion Friday: Mod Cloth's Bicycle Belles

Fashion Friday: Mod Cloth’s Bicycle Belles
13/04/2012

For this week’s Fashion Friday, we thought we’d head over the pond for some chic ladies wear. Modcloth is an online store that we’ve had our beady eyes on for a while. They’ve released a Bicycle Belles collection and this fab video.     What do you think? Is it perfect cycling attire for this...

Bicycles in Milan

Bicycles in Milan
24/02/2012

Now that the gaze of the fashion world is well and truely focussed on Milan, we wonder what Milan cyclists wear. Very handily for us, Sonia Gil went over to Milan and filmed them for us. Take a look at this great film.     What do you think? Do they beat New York and...

Fashion Friday: A cycling style icon in New York

Fashion Friday: A cycling style icon in New York
10/02/2012

Bill Cunningham has been cycling around New York capturing its most fashionable residents for over 30 years. In that time he’s had 28 bicycles stolen, and yet he’s kept on snapping away into his Eighties. The man is now a New York fashion icon. So much so that American Vogue Editor Anna Wintour has said...

Friday Frivolity: Cycling in fashion

Friday Frivolity: Cycling in fashion
03/02/2012

It’s Fashion February here at Bikeminded HQ so we thought we’d feature a fashion film. This is a beautiful couple out on their bikes, showing off their fancy H&M clothes. Nice music. And well, we just like any video that shows off cool, stylish, normal cycling.   H&M by Byron Atienza from Byron Atienza on...

Friday Frivolity: Showreel

Friday Frivolity: Showreel
27/01/2012

Ok, so the link with bicycles is tenuous, but I just really love this short film. And if you look closely there is a biycle in it.   Designed by London based New Zealander Robert Wallace. Gorgeous.   Showreel from Robert Wallace on Vimeo.