I happen to be in the market for a duffel bag, and it looks like a just found one… Brooklyn locals Owen & Fred are launching a smart new collection of bags on Kickstarter. All the bags are under $100 … Continue reading A Kickstarter for Smart New Bags from Owen & Fred
It’s Bike to Work week, with the official Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 17. This means more cyclists on the streets of New York City, which we love. And hopefully, after NYC Bike Share officially launches later this … Continue reading Bike to Work Week: Arriving at the Office Unscathed
It started with the Bedford Men’s Commuter Bike last year. It was a modern twist on the classic Dutch frame with a Sturmey Archer 2-speed kick shift hub, a leather dual coil saddle and exquisite ergonomic leather handle grips. And … Continue reading A Tangerine Dream from Brooklyn Cruiser
It was a rite of passage as a kid growing up in the suburbs of Cleveland. The bike. The gateway to neighborhood freedom, which eventually gave way to the wider freedom enabled by the car. But those innocent days of youth spent on my simple bike were sweet.
Now, as a near middle-age man in New York City, the bicycle has become my favorite way to get around town. A little company here in Brooklyn has rekindled my affection for the simple bicycle: Brooklyn Cruiser. Continue reading Bicycle Bicycle