Tuesday, 26 July 2016

SMP Evolution: Repadded

Completely refreshed with a thin new layer of foam and wrapped in black kangaroo leather with yellow perforated dots. Soon to be on top of Wayne's new Baum.

Selle Italia SLR: Eddy Merckx

Simple logo with fine red dots

Friday, 22 July 2016

Selle Italia SLR Lady: Baum Refinish

Refinished for Heather's recently repainted 10 year old Baum frame

Thursday, 21 July 2016

Selle San Marco Rolls: Golden Snake Skin

Black kangaroo leather perforated and backed with three tones of gold. The pattern takes reference from a viper snake skin and matches nicely with the Rolls gold metal trims.

Fizik Arione: Venom Green

Square grid perforations in grey with white and Baum's venom green highlights.

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Tool Roll: Mud Spray

Bespoke tool roll detailed with pewter coloured mud spray inspired perforations. Franco's idea for his Kirk/Pegoretti Golden Gate bike. Designed to blend with the black seat post and underside of the saddle rather than the leather upholstery.

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

Specialized Toupe: '76

Hand dyed kangaroo leather Toupe Pro. In real life it's not so red as the photograph

Monday, 18 July 2016

SQ Lab: Black on Black

A simple black kangaroo recover for Tom's SQ Lab 611

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Regale: Wallis Paints

Some corporate id on Ben's Regale. Wallis Paints; he paints stuff including bicycles, motor cycles and cars.

Monday, 11 July 2016

Selle San Marco Regal: Belgian

Belgian flag details in these hand stitched panels to top off an Eddy Merckx classic build.

Saturday, 9 July 2016

SMP Stratos: Red Graded Grid

A simple red graded perforation grid for an upcoming Baum Corretto build.

Thursday, 7 July 2016

Fizik Kurve: True Blue Italian

Kurve Chameleon in white white kangaroo leather with Italian tricolore centre details and matching bar tape. This set if for a Baum Corretto to be built up by Above Category Cycling in Sausalito, California.

Sunday, 3 July 2016

Fizik Antares: Natural MW Insignia

Natural leather set for Albert's Independent Fabrication with Vanilla Shake, Chocolate Brown and Baby Blue details. The initials are MW.

Turbo: Sammontana De Rosa

Taking reference from the frame decals for Peter's 1984 Team Sammontana De Rosa restoration.

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Selle Italia SLR Flow: SV Horizon

Having fun with dots, lines and intersections with this SLR Kit Carbonio Flow for a Speedvagen with white, blue and gold horizon paint.

Selle Italia SLR Superflow: Blue Fade Set with Apple Watch Band

Black kangaroo leather with white fade to sky blue perforated details. SLR Superflow saddle, Apple watchband and bar tape with Busyman end caps.

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Fizik Aliante: C & J

One sided graded faded perforation pattern

Romin Sagan S-Works Tarmac

Cinelli Volare: Italian Style

Every hole is punched and every seam is stitched by hand. It also took quite a while to make the pattern ensuring that the stripes curved nicely around and under at the back with as little puckering as possible.

Monday, 20 June 2016

Selle Italia: Purple Lady

Lady Gel Flow dressed in purple with gold trimmings