Garry Ashton-Coulton

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Top 10 bike maintenance don'ts

Keen to try a bit of DIY bike maintenance but worried your ‘can-do’ approach might end up as one big ‘can-D'OH!’? Check out ourtop 10 DIY 'Don’ts’ to …

The London Cyclist guide to cleaning your bike even when you've not got the room to do it

Keeping your bike clean when you’ve not really got the room to do it is a pain. However, it is something that should be in your calendar at least …

Crazy Bloody Pedestrians

So I was wondering the other day what the world would be like if we'd never gotten round to building pavements...<p>(cue wavy pattern as we transition …

Life in the Green Lane: 21st Century Biking

How to describe your first time in a green lane? There's nothing quite like riding a bike in the comfort of your own lane, separated from speeding traffic.<p>For me it happened on a business trip to Copenhagen. I saw bikes everywhere, beginning with the taxi ride from the airport where I spotted …

Pinarello Montello SL

If you know your x-heights from your em dashes, there’s a possibility you’ll recognize the name of the owner of this Pinarello Montello SL. His name is Abi Huynh—a typographer and designer of exceptional skill. A browse through his portfolio demonstrates his acute ability to drop words on a page …

Tour de France

Marc Jacobs Bamboo Bike

Fashion designer Marc Jacobs leads a pretty charmed life, to say the least. Born in 1963, he’s the head designer for his own fashion house, has been the creative director of Louis Vuitton since 1997, made Time magazine’s “2010 Time 100” list of the 100 most influential people in the world and has …

Living Without A Car: How To Choose The Right Neighborhood

If you love living without a car, it’s important to you to find walkable neighborhoods within your city. There are many benefits to living a pedestrian-oriented lifestyle: For one, it’s healthier! Getting around on foot, by bike or via public transit encourages an active lifestyle and helps keep …