Wednesday, June 17, 2009

BST featured today in

See pics of the bicycling suit at

Frank tips his hat

Frank tips hat
Originally uploaded by B. Spoke Tailor
Bespoke bicycling suits are available now by appointment. Email

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Jason Ferrier of Xtracycle

Vest Close Up
Originally uploaded by Artbandito
He is wearing recycled merino wool sweater arm warmers, converted tweed trousers to knickers and recycled vest.

Recycling is so delightful. Your can try it yourself at home.

And in terms of offering them as part of the product line, it cuts on labor costs, which is what makes domestically produced garments pricey.

Eddie Johnson in reflective striped wool knickers and vest pack

Oakland Library 4
Originally uploaded by Artbandito
Visit B. Spoke Tailor Booth every Sunday morning at the Temescal Farmers Market in North Oakland to see more of these and other fine bike attire.

Nick in Vintage 60s Stock Pinstripe Worsted Bike Suit

On The Lawn 12
Originally uploaded by Artbandito
B. Spoke Tailor in now making custom bicycling suits. Choose from a side selection of stock flannel, tweeds, pinstripe supers, gabardines, and Guy Hills and Kirsty McDougall's Luminescent Tweeds. (See Email Nan for an appointment.

Saturday, June 6, 2009

East Bay Tweed Ride

Originally uploaded by brooke!
Sam and John in the Oakland Rose Garden midway through the Ride.