Tag results for: Shinichi Konno

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CHERUBIM City Bicycle | By Shinichi Konno

CHERUBIM was founded in 1965 in Japan by Hitoshi Konno and, in three short years, the brand was already supplying bikes to the Japanese track team for their trip to the 1968 Olympics. Although they obviously have a strong heritage on the velodrome (see: CHERUBIM Air Line … READ MORE

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CHERUBIM x Levi’s Commuter Bicycle

The Levi’s Commuter line has roused the attention of a multitude of markets, from cyclists to fashionistas. For the Japan launch of the collection, the company has ordered Japanese frame builder CHERUBIM to produce an exclusive bicycle. Shinichi Konno, founder and builder of CHERUBIM, is renowned for … READ MORE

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CHERUBIM Air Line Bike | By Shinichi Konno

Often overshadowed by its motorized cousins, the world of bespoke bike building is finally enjoying the limelight thanks to sponsored event like Levi’s Commuter Series and builder such as Shinichi Konno. Proprietor of CHERUBIM, a custom bike shop on the outskirt Tokyo, Konno’s insatiable appetite to push … READ MORE