Journal — #VendrediVideo

#VendrediVideo – Doodle special

This year our Bespoked Bristol stand is all about doodling. Doodling is a wonderful thing, its something that almost everyone does from time to time, and that most did a lot more when at school. But doodling gets a bit of a raw deal, it’s typically thought of as a waste of time, meaningless and [...]

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#VendrediVideo – Winter, Squeegee & Machine

This week you’ve had to wait a couple of days longer for your #VendrediVideo fix because we’ve been secretly preparing for Bespoked Bristol (it’s less than a week away) and packing and shipping out the crowd-funding rewards. It should be worth the wait though… First up is a slightly quirky take on the soundslide format… [...]

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#VendrediVideo – Mather, Meat and Violins

This weeks selection is pretty eclectic; we’ve got the best BBQers in Texas, a great violin maker and master bicycle frame builder. Although all very different they do share one thing, mastery of their craft. First this week is Smitty’s Market Nina Schmidt Sells established Smitty’s Market in 1999 in the building that housed her [...]

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#VendrediVideo – Woodoo Cycles, Holland Cycles & The Jiggernaut

The first video this week is something that’s far removed from what we’ll be teaching at The Bicycle Academy or what almost any other frame builder does, but it’s amazing… Learn how ExoGrid bicycles from Holland Cycles transform what you know about custom bike frames. Hand Crafted precision meets cutting edge technology producing the perfection you deserve. [...]

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#VendrediVideo – The Inverted Bike Shop + Vulture

Two videos this week, I especially love the first one (thanks Simon for sending me the link)… Amongst the multitude of bike shops across Manhattan and Brooklyn, 718 Cyclery stands out for their unique approach to the business. This is the “inverted bike shop”. These guys have got it spot on, this is what bike [...]

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