Sunday, 22 July 2012

Chocolate Brown Bar Wrap and Saddle

The kangaroo covered saddle and stitched bar wrap are for a bike AJK has built himself, Complete with belt drive and soon to be painted. I expect it will be a true gentleman's bicycle.


Troy's Arione: White Orange

In the style of the Speedy Dots this Arione is recovered in white kangaroo leather with orange highlight perforations, also in kangaroo.

Tim's Toupe

Recover of Tim's Specialized Toupe for his ace Baum titanium mountain bike. Vegetable tanned grey leather to go with the titanium and green to go with the paint accents.

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Smith: Coppi: Merckx: Anquetil

I recently completed this Rolls recovery with the names of three of the greats of cycling. The saddle is for Sir Paul Smith. Thanks for the shoes Sir Paul, I love them.


SLR Selle Italia: Speedy Grey Mango

A new shaped Selle Italia SLR saddle recovered in the style of the "Cars and Bikes" speedy dots pattern. Matching bar tape, both in that beautiful natural veggie tanned grey leather. Pretty sure this is what Bike Tart should have on his new Baum Ristretto with purple perforations. This set with orange highlights is for Andrew. 

Friday, 13 July 2012

Selle Italia Ladies SLK Purple

Ladies SLK recover in white with purple perforation and stitch detailing. The stitch pattern references the original design while the perforations are configured in the Busyman Casino style. Handlebar tape to match.

Thursday, 12 July 2012

SMP Natural Kangaroo

My first SMP found at the recent Fyxo swap meet at Coffee Supreme. Recovered in natural tanned kangaroo hide for my Scott road bike. I'm taking this one to Brisbane on the weekend for a little bit of show and tell at Pushies Galore.

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

Indian Motorcycles

I recently completed this saddle for a replica Indian Motorcycles bicycle project being undertaken by Kieran in Queensland.  Here's a link to a forum where he's been documenting the build including building the fibreglass saddle 'blob' which is the base I've padded and upholstered. It's one of the more unique projects I've taken on and I am extremely happy with the way it turned out. Looking forward to seeing the finished bike at Pushies Galore.


One of Kieran's references

Tuesday, 3 July 2012

San Marco Caymano: Yin and Yang

A pair of Selle San Marco Caymanos I've put together for an upcoming exhibition in Berlin titled Grand Boucle. More details about the Versinage and Exhibition here. All in Kangaroo leather and a graphic variation of the 'Speedy Dots' perforation design.

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Monday, 2 July 2012

Chocolate Kangaroo Romin and Pave

Andy's Specialized Romin with red detail recovered in dark brown chocolate kangaroo leather matches Sam's recovered Fizik Pave with the red leather underlay and Japanese flower motif.

Concor Profil: G - Force

Shaun's Concor Profil inspired by G-Force: Battle of the Planets helmet designs. White kangaroo leather with green embroidery details. The embroideries replace the missing profil badges.