Tag results for: Brooks England


Vault by VANS – 10 Years Anniversary Exhibition at BLENDS Costa Mesa

A special retrospective exhibition on VANS‘ sub-label, Vault by Vans, is currently available for viewing at BLENDS Costa Mesa store location. More commonly known as VANS Vault, the designation was first put into place in the Fall of 2003 as a way to manage special collaborations and … READ MORE


Brooks C17 Cambium Saddle

With hype around the Tour de France ramping up in the weeks to come, leaders in the cycling business know that this is prime time to drop some slick new gear. Brooks, well-known for their leather saddles, is one of those companies, dropping this first non-leather saddle … READ MORE


Brooks England Pickwick Rucksack

Brooks England’s Pickwick Rucksack isn’t something fresh off the design block; this beautifully crafted bag has been around for years, and the one you can pick up today is the finest of them all. The Pickwick uses a simple but effective roll-top design with lateral snaps holding … READ MORE


Brooks England – Pickwick Backpack

Urban cycling spawned an entire subcategory of cycling brands, which cater towards city riding. Promoted as a lifestyle, rather than a means of fitness, urban cycling draws riders who are just as concerned about the functionality of a bike as they are the overall style and design. … READ MORE


Brooks England – Brixton Tote + Shoulder Bag | Video

We reported on the Islington Rucksack from BROOKS ENGLAND yesterday, and now we preview their newest addition to their bag line: the Brixton Tote + Shoulder Bag. Manufactured in Italy, this bag is made from vegetable-tanned leather and water-resistant cotton materials. With around 14 – 19 liter … READ MORE


Brooks England – Islington Rucksack | Video

Loaded with features and carrying a ruggedly handsome aesthetic, the Islington Rucksack from Brooks England has a spacious main compartment (33 liters, to be exact) and an innovative shoulder strap system that you can fasten diagonally across your chest for enhanced stability while riding. Additional details include … READ MORE


Brooks England – John Boultbee Autumn/Winter 2012 Collectino | Preview

Brooks England has been synonymous for high quality leather goods, accessories, and parts for bicycles since the company, J.B. Brooks & Co., was established in 1866 by John Boultbee Brooks. In the 1930’s, when cycling was a common mode of transport, J.B. Brooks & Co. offered oilskin … READ MORE


VANS Vault x BROOKS – Era LX + Team Pro Saddle | Available Now

When images first leaked out early this Fall, the VANS Vault x BROOKS stirred up the primal emotion of desirability within all of us, even though some of us don’t even own a bike. After an anticipation period that was far too long, the first of few … READ MORE

Brooks England x Vans Vault Era summary

Brooks England x Vans Vault – Era LX 45

Vans has explored some interesting partnerships with heritage companies in recent years (Filson, for example), but the partnership with Brooks England was catalyzed by the synthesis of Brooks and Vans within fixed-gear cycling culture; it reflects Vans’ popularity as a cycling shoe, and Brooks’ position as makers … READ MORE


Ben Wilson for Brooks England – Seebikesaw

With its extensive tradition and heritage behind them the Brooks England company set UK designer Ben Wilson a task to design an artwork for display for 100% Design London event. What Wilson came up was the playful seesaw with a bicycle twist. Each end resembles a bicycle … READ MORE


Brooks England – Hoxton Wire Basket

We know a lot of people probably associate bicycle baskets with girls, but with a sturdy Hoxton Wire Basket from heritage saddle manufacturer, BROOKS, the only quality about this basket is good quality. Since Brooks takes an uncompromising approach to producing the best of everything, this wire … READ MORE