German Government Spends $450,000 On A Bold Cycling Safety Campaign, But Not Everyone Likes It

$450,000. That’s how much the German transport ministry is reported to have spent on a bold cycling safety campaign. The ads from the country’s transport ministry carry the slogan “Looks like shit. But saves my life.” One of the biggest names in the advert is Alicija Köhler, a competitor in the gameshow Germany’s Next Topmodel. Like the other models, she’s wearing only a colored helmet and a lacy...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/german-government-spends-450000-on-a-bold-cycling-safety-campaign-but-not-everyone-likes-it/

This Artist Creates Stunning Products Made Out Of Bicycle Air Chambers

Luvs is a crafts initiative led by an artist based in Sao Paulo. She recovers tubes from old bicycle wheels, cleans them, sanding them and then transforms them to give them a second life. Inner tube rubber is a flexible material that is actually suitable for countless uses that go far beyond the simple manufacture of tires. For example, it cuts them to make rings, using the elasticity of the...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/01/this-artist-creates-stunning-products-made-out-of-bicycle-air-chambers/

Sorcery Bike. [video]





Sorcery Bike. [video]

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Only in Portland.





Only in Portland.

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The size doesn’t matter.(via TheLastBen )



The size doesn’t matter.
(via TheLastBen )

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Bicycle Powered Tree House Elevator













Bicycle Powered Tree House Elevator

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orbo-gifs: How do you get a 152 frame gif at 24fps on tumblr?…



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How do you get a 152 frame gif at 24fps on tumblr? …..cheat.

SOURCE: http://gifsboom.net/post/134660954519

Evolution of the Bicycle.300 years compressed to a 1 min…



Evolution of the Bicycle.

300 years compressed to a 1 min animation telling the interesting history of the bicycle, all the way from the wooden horse to the modern racer. [video]

SOURCE: http://gifsboom.net/post/134208610879

G(enius) Bicycle

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Come May 2013, Italian bike enthusiast and entrepreneur Andrea Colussi found herself thinking “now what?” So he decided to team up with designer Giulio Gianturco and engineer Giampietro Lorenzon to reinvent the bicycle; built upon classic geometry, their creation – called “G_Bicycle” — incorporates removable core elements within the traditional aluminum frame for a clean yet compact, collapsible form.




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SOURCE: http://designyoutrust.com/2015/10/genius-bicycle/

The Demi Porkeur

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Photographer Camille John Mcmillan has a deep-seated cycling passion – but anyone who’s familiar with the great European Pyrenees will know that most bikes are not well-suited to the mountainous terrain that he calls home.

However, the traditional fat bike is bulky, cumbersome, and lacks the elegant simplicity that draws the photographer to his set of wheels.

To protect his precious camera equipment on and off the road, Caren Hartley of London-based Hartley cycles worked with Camille to build a “porky” bicycle “with the lines of a mid century French porteur.”


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SOURCE: http://designyoutrust.com/2015/09/the-demi-porkeur/