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High fashion and classically cool cycling – CPH to NYC

It was nice to see another great city like the ‘Big Apple’ adopting a piece of Copenhagen cycling culture. The recent article in The New York Times – “Whose bike are you wearing?”on 9th September 2009 – brilliantly highlighted how retro style classic bicycles have become an accessory for life and an extension of your personality. Just like fashion […]

Velorbis & New Zealand’s urban cycling movement

A beautiful Velorbis Victoria Classic ladies bicycle was used to illustrate “Opinion: Back on the Chain Gang”; an article by John Landrigan on 1st September in The Aucklander, known as the ‘voice’ of Auckland’s everyday people. The article discusses urban cycling in central Auckland, notably the difference and benefits between cycling on busy roads vs. cruising on designated […]

Velorbis Dannebrog and Danish Design Pedal Trends

Velorbis has linked up with Cycling Denmark in association with Visit Denmark; the kingdom’s official tourist board, to further promote the accessibility, health benefits and enjoyment of Danish cycling culture. Our ‘lady in red’ classic bicycle, Dannebrog, is the exclusive competition prize in Pedal 2009, Cycling Denmark’s official magazine. The competition question: How many kilometres of sign posted cycle […]

Velorbis – a star ascending

Velorbis’ Dannebrog ladies bicycle and Scrap Deluxe gents bicycle were voted top of the list in the “Going up” section of the “Going up Going down” lifestyle product review in New Zealand’s national Sunday newspaper, Sunday Star Times in September. The list regularly reviews what is hot and what is not in the world of consumer lifestyle products. Velorbis bicycles are undeniably […]

Cyclechic in London links up with Velorbis is an online store for the fashion conscious cyclist. Cyclechic sells strictly stylish accessories and bicycles for the modern, urban cyclist.  Caz Nicklin started the blog London Cycle Chic (Londoncyclechic. in November 2007, to promote cycling as a stylish mode of transport. She wasn’t alone in her views; the blog now attracts 60 000 […]

Velorbis Dannebrog’s beautiful bicycle review

Thanks to our friends at Let’s go ride a bike for their great review of our red beauty, the Velorbis Dannebrog ladies classic bicycle, in their ‘Beautiful Bicycles’ feature in May this year. The Dannebrog bicycle test ride experience is described as “smooth and sweet” – sums up the style and charisma of Dannebrog exactly. Let’s go ride a bike is the inspiring street […]

Velorbis in Bike Biz women in cycling article

According to Bike Biz’s 2009 industry salary survey, women are still drastically underrepresented in the trade, with females representing as little as 5% of the UK’s bicycle business. “Companies such as Velorbis are working hard to attract female consumers to cycling. But maybe the bike business needs to also work harder at tempting women to join the […]

Velorbis Scrap Deluxe upright bikes in Newsweek

In the Newsweek article – “Cycling While Styling” – Erin Prah makes the link between fashion and bicycles and talks about how chic, retro styled statement cycles combine utility with luxurious good looks. We’re pleased to say that our funky and unique Scrap Deluxe ladies and Scrap Deluxe gents designer bikes got the seal of approval from Erin’s expert eye.  “Leading the […]

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