Posts tagged "bike"
Bike porter

Bike porter

How do you integrate a basket in the handlebar? That was the question the Danish based design company Goodmorning Technology asked themselves when developing the city bike concept for New York Department of Park & Recreation. They wanted a basket that would be at the bike the whole time and that never could be stolen...
Milan Design Week 09 preview: Ross Lovegrove

Milan Design Week 09 preview: Ross Lovegrove

    True innovation requires an open mind, a willingness to embrace new ideas – or to create a completely new way of thinking. That principle is what led to the creation of the Ross Lovegrove-designed Bamboo, a new addition to the Biomega line. The Milan Design Week will set the stage for Biomega´s world...
The sign of a bike

The sign of a bike

Sometimes product design makes me really happy! Soon we can take a ride on Peak’s new bicycles, designed by talented Swedish designer Erik Nohlin. He has managed to re-create the actual sign of the bike, taken away all the blingbling. And what is left is pure function – and pure beauty! I am looking forward...
Flying V

Flying V

The new V model from Swedish bicycle producer Skeppshult is a faceted bike with small wheels and great personality. It’s designed by Swedish Björn Dahlström. It’s a practical bike for the short transports. Where do you put your computer, the bread and last but not least, where do you put your helmet when you are...
New life into beaten down bikes

New life into beaten down bikes

In the latest edition of my conversation with Satyendra Pakhale here at the David Report blog we were discussing sustainable design. Then I came across British company Specialbike which is refurbishing old bikes with precision craftsmanship and high-end parts. They take a bike that has seen better days, strip it down to the frame, blast...