Friday 31 March 2017

Fizik Aliante: Double Target in Pale Blue

To match the colour and logo of David's Neil Pryde bike.

Fabric Scoop: Blues

My first Fabric saddle and it turned out just fine. This one for a Speedvagen in two shades of blue.

Wednesday 29 March 2017

Fizik Luce: Turquoise Diagonals

A new shape for me with some nice area to work on. Perforated design picks up on the bike's top tube detail.

Brown Power: Teal, Coral and Plum Highlights

To compliment a soon to be completed Baum Corretto in Aubergine with the same highlight colours.

Sunday 26 March 2017

WR Compositi: 1925 RR Phantom

Leather cover on a super light weight WR Compositi saddle a bike Caren Hartley will be showing at Bespoked 2017. The project takes much of it's design reference from the iconic 1925 Rolls Royce Phantom.

Thursday 23 March 2017

Astute Skylite: Festive Chevrons

Astute Skylite, please don't send me any more of these, they are very difficult and stressful to work on, well done Astute.

Fizik Antares: Racing Green

Gold and white stripes in a field of British racing green perforations of a mystery Speedvagen horizon

Wednesday 22 March 2017

Fizik Antares: Gold & Grey

Some simple gold and grey details for a Moots build by Bike Now store.

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Fizik Antares: Paws

Remembering Teco: There have been a few sad(dles) with small details to commemorate 'man'd best friend'. This time with subtle paw prints raised at the back.

Fizik Antares: White with Grey Fade Weave

The checkered weave pattern takes reference from the the patterns of a woven carbon fibre tube.

Monday 20 March 2017

Fizik Arione: Blue Bird

Fizik Arione with blue detailed swallow for Malachi of Northside Wheelers. Many years ago I covered the exact same saddle with white leather and the same bird motif in red. There has been a black one with pink bird and now this one for his new Giant road bike.

SQ LAB: 85 Allez

Luc had his contemporary carbon road frame painted up in the style of the 1985 Specialized Allez from the American Flyers movie. He asked me to do something with the saddle following the theme.


Aaron's SMP and coordinating bar tape with orange highlights for his Giant.

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Fizik Volta: Pink Arrow

Dan's Volta R1 with graphic geometric perforated blocks.

Prologo: ASS MAN

Eugene is a colorectal surgeon, so to keep his friend happy, we wrote "ASS MAN" on his saddle.

Monday 13 March 2017

Fizik Antares: PS 300

Philip's personalised Antares with 300km of mountains.

SLR: Three Colours

Linear highlights in gold, red and blue for this SelleItalia set going to a Baum Corretto with the same colours.

Tuesday 7 March 2017

Fizik Aliante: Blue Fade

Cyan to navy blue fade on the bar tape and back section of the saddle with a 'chevron border' to the plain front. For Noah's bright silver Speedvagen with blue fade paint detailing.

Monday 6 March 2017

Arione VS: red/blue/navy

From wife to husband a birthday gift for his seasoned Baum. After several months wait the voucher was redeemed: Fizik Arione VS.