Archive For The “Accessories” Category

The Beater

By | December 8, 2010

I have retired the long john for the season. I really felt I had to after I saw the first salt truck on the road. This is the Raleigh I mentioned in an earlier post, the two dollar garage sale find. It’s in very good shape for its age – I didn’t need to put […]

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Red Tail

By | April 21, 2010

Had to share – just lovely. Handcrafted wood fenders for your bike. How sweet is that. From his site: Red Tail bicycle fenders are handcrafted in Montreal from solid pieces of poplar and oak, steam bent to complement a variety of road bicycle wheel sizes (700cc, older 27″, etc). The fenders are primarily designed for […]

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More Storage Capacity

By | March 30, 2010

I’ve been slowly knocking things off my list of “Things I miss about my car”. I posted previously about my trunk, and I’m working on a couple of other projects that I’ll post soon. For now, here is my “center console”. Honestly, my car was an extension of my purse. I carried EVERYTHING around with […]

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Highlights from the Bike Show: Pt1

By | March 8, 2010

Had a chance to attend the bike show over the weekend. Not a whole lot of interest to me – as a non-racing, non-touring, non-stunt riding cyclist. But there were a few good finds, and I did get a good deal on a helmet, so it was definitely worth the while. First: the iBert seat. […]

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