Thursday 24 May 2018

Fabric Scoop: White Horizon Speedvagen Urban Racer

Diagonal colour block bands of perforations for Chris' Speedvagen Horizon paint scheme Urban Racer.

Wednesday 23 May 2018

Fizik Arione: Silver Chevron Sections

Bruce's favourite vintage Arione given a second life with white kangaroo leather cover and silver sectioned chevron perforations.

Fizik Arione: Natural with Tear Drop

Drew Fizik Arione in natural kangaroo. This is for his next Llewellyn Lucentezza finish frame set. The leatherwork for his previous and other previous.

Tuesday 22 May 2018

Fizik Antares: Natural with Blue

Graded grid perforation details in light blue on a pale natural kangaroo leather Fizik Antares.

Selle San Marco Regal: Natural Blue Colnago

For a Colnago restoration project by Service Course Cyclery. Natural vegetable tanned kangaroo leather saddle and cow leather bar tape with light metallic blue perforated detail. The perforated lines on the saddle are taken from the saddle details on my Kumo and suggest a reference to an old sprung mattress saddle. Over time the patina and tan colour should develop beautifully on these pieces.

S_Works Romin: Natural Roo Ice Blue

S-Works Romin saddle with natural kangaroo leather cover and light blue metallic perforation detail. Two piece saddle bag to match (also in kangaroo leather) and cow leather bar tape. For Anthony's new Cinelli Laser Mia.

Sunday 20 May 2018

Specialized Romin: Moca to Camel Fade

Fully perforated Romin saddle and single row perforated bar tape for Yishai's light blue Parlee.

Saturday 12 May 2018

Romin Evo S-Works: Doodle Monsters Wrap

After making this new leather cover and sending the saddle and tape back to Tim I learned he was having his frame and the underside of the saddle vinyl wrapped with a Sarah Lown Doodle Monsters print. Seen here on Tim's Instagram complete with the frame and vinyl.

Friday 11 May 2018

Fabric Scoop: Three Colour Chevron

Designed for Keith's Speedvagen 2017 Rugged Road.

Wednesday 9 May 2018

SP-01: Bastion Cycles' Demon Project for Netherlands

It's an honour to be making custom leatherwork for Bastion Cycle's Demon Frameworks collaboration project bikes. This set comprises a recovered Selle Italia SP-01 saddle, Busyman two piece saddle bag and matching bar tape with gold and green to blue fade detailing on all.

Monday 7 May 2018

SLR Logo: Mooro Cycles

Perforated and de-boss saddle with matching fade perforated bar tape for Chris of Mooro Cycles.

Space Fade: Aliante VS

Mooro Cycles are making titanium frames in Western Australia. The fade detail on the saddle and tape take reference from the anodised details on the frames.

Sunday 6 May 2018

Baumy's blue fade SMP

It's always a pleasure doing custom leatherwork for Darren Baum's personal bikes. This set with Duck Egg Blue fading to Deep Crystal Blue on the saddle is for his new Corretto which was displayed at Melbourne's Handmade Bicycle Show (HBSA) last weekend.

Saturday 5 May 2018

Selle Italia Turbo: Lug Heart

Turbo Special in kangaroo leather with perforated details referencing the intricate polished lug work on Noel's new blue Llewellyn.

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Pro Stealth: Black Synthetic Suede

Understated for the latest Prova Cycles show bike. Mark sourced the Alcantara synthetic suede material. Printed graphics removed and some non-embellished bar tape to match.