Monthly Archives: September 2009

Velorbis joins Cyclechic at London Skyride

On a sunny Sunday 20th September Velorbis joined the Cyclechic Convoy at the London Skyride event. Organised by the Major of London, the aim of Skyride was to promote urban cycling in a fun and enjoyable way with shared community spirit whilst also illustrating how cycling is a convenient and realistic green transport option. The Velorbis Dannebrog red classic bicycle beauty and the Churchill Balloon street style […]

Wall Street Journal talks about cycling style in the city of love

This really interesting article by Christina Passariello in the Wall Street Journal Fashion section – “New cyclist styles pedal their way into Paris” – mentions how the new wave bicycle revolution is continuing full steam ahead, intertwining fashion and cycling as one statement. The cool cycling culture that started in Copenhagen is now gathering momentum in Paris. It seems that arriving […]

Velorbis and eco-friendly Frocks on Bikes

Our Velorbis Victoria Classic and Dannebrog ladies bicycles took part in Frocks Day Out event in Auckland, New Zealand on 12th September, as reported in the Auckland City Harbour News . The unique bicycle race was held to raise awareness about climate change and green transportation alternatives, whilst promoting fabulous personal style, safety elements and enjoyment on two wheels. Pippa Coom from Frocks on […]

Velorbis Dannebrog in Vi Unge Cool Cycle competition

Velorbis has donated two of its “mega-delicious” Dannebrog ladies bicycles and wicker baskets as exclusive prizes in the Cool Cyclecompetition in Vi Unge magazine; the fashion-forward, influential youth magazine in Denmark. The competition runs until 8th October. Vi Unge thinks that our fire-engine red and cream dream, the Dannebrog classic bicycle, is “super cool to ride”. We couldn’t have put it better ourselves. Which is why Dannebrog is the […]

Velorbis unveils the Leikier limited edition gents bicycle

TWO DANISH DESIGN FORCES MEET TO CREATE THE ULTIMATE INNOVATION IN RETRO BICYCLE DESIGN Velorbis has linked up with the renowned Danish designer and blacksmith Lars Leikier to create the new limited edition Leikier gents bicycle inspired by retro 1950’s motorcycle designs. The Leikier is a ‘classic with a twist’ upright bicycle. It is elegantly robust. Velorbis is extremely excited […]

Velorbis puts the fun back into transportation with Mobii

Meet the dynamic, multi-functional and premium quality Mobii tricycle hand-built in Denmark.Reflecting the cool, calm and collected Danish cycling culture; the Mobii trike also provides a green alternative for family and small business transportation.For parents, you now have a conscience-friendly incentive to leave the ‘gas guzzler’ or ‘Chelsea tractor’ in the garage. Mobii offers a safe, versatile and fun […]

Bicycles meet fashion – Velorbis promotion in Magasin, Copenhagen

  Velorbis was delighted when Magasin approached them to create an exclusive competition and in-store bicycle display. As Denmark’s first ever department store established in 1868, Magasin has a great history. Its combination of heritage and style vision tempts all fashion savvy Danes and international visitors to Denmark. In June this year, a selection of Velorbis bicycle icons were accessorized alongside […]

Velorbis sponsors The Slow Bicycle Movement

SCRAP DELUXE GENTS WINS THE COPENHAGEN STAGE Velorbis is pleased to sponsor The Slow Bicycle Movement, founded in Copenhagen by Mikael Colville-Andersen; often referred to as the leading ambassador of Copenhagen cycling culture.  “Style over speed” is its ethos. Just shift the gears into full-time cruise control and enjoy the actual cycling experience.  There have been some really fun […]

Velorbis Dannebrog joins Dreams on Wheels in London

Velorbis’s iconic ‘lady in red’; the Dannebrog classic bicycle, was unveiled in London during a recent stage of the Dreams on Wheels tour – the unique exhibition that focuses on the bicycle as an important cultural icon.The Dannebrog classic ladies bicycle joins the other members of the Velorbis bicycle family: Victoria Classic ladies and Churchill Classic gents models, Churchill Balloon gents and Scrap Deluxe gents; who […]

Velorbis & COP15 Cycling Tour of Japan 2009

IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE DANISH EMBASSY, MAY 2009 Velorbis was proud to be involved with the COP15 Cycling Tour of Japan. As you know, we fully support urban sustainability initiatives and the push towards carbon-conscious transportation alternatives. Therefore we were exceptionally pleased to assist our friends at the Danish Embassy and the Dreams on Wheels exhibition by providing Velorbis bicycles to […]

Velorbis classic bicycle icon, Scrap Deluxe, featured at Copenhagen Design Week 2009

  Copenhagen Design Week 2009 (27th August – 6th September) was the “essential design event for a changing world” that brought together new and established designers to present socially- and environmentally-conscious ideas and products. The theme of the event was sustainable design; a fitting tribute to the forthcoming COP15 (the historic UN Climate Change Conference) that will be held in Copenhagen […]

Velorbis Scrap Deluxe voted the No.1 gorgeous bicycle for stylish ladies

BY UBER-COOL LIFESTYLE BLOG COPENHAGEN CYCLE CHIC It’s official! The Velorbis Scrap Deluxe ladies bicycle is THE most gorgeous specimen on two wheels. Copenhagen Cycle Chic says: “While the design of the upright bicycle is largely unchanged in 130 years, there are small variations on the different brands. There is just something about the form of Velorbis Scrap Deluxe that appeals. It’s […]

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