Below are a few of the many people that have helped me along the way. Be they dealers who carry the products, business partners or customers or builders or whoever. Fine folks, the lot of them.
Cuero Glove Dealers
Saville Road – The Tailored Bicycle
257 DELAWARE AVE
DELMAR, NY, 12054
345 Sorauren Avenue, Toronto, ON
Buzzer #4, 2nd Floor
Zukas Cycles – Handbuilt and painted in August GA. Nate Zukas sent me a Fizik Aliante for one of his personal bikes, a choice lugged steel crosser with an integrated seatpost.
Yipsan Bicycles – Renold Yip was the first builder that requested a saddle for a bike in the 2012 NAHBS, the fantastic Cafe Racer.
Naked Bicycles – Sam and Andrea are another fine pair of builders that requested saddles for their 2012 NAHBS bikes. Based in Quadra Island, BC.
Tom Matchak Cycles – Classic lugged steel frames with lovely auburn saddle and bar tape.
Zanconoto Bicycles – Fine handbuilt bicycles from MA. Lots of fantastic lugs and pristine panel paint. I did a bunch of Flites for Mike, all white.
Winter Bicycles – Exquisitely handmade in Oregon. Eric sent me a couple of saddle for his award winning NAHBS 2013 bike, the Tenga Track.
Kelly Bedford Customs – Kelly is 22+ year custom bicycle industry veteran and a true craftsman in every sense of the word. If you can dream it, Kelly can build it from his Greenfield Center, NY shop.
Aluboo Bikes – Aluminum and bamboo bicycle frames built in Fort Collins, Co. Their European distributor, based in the Netherlands, has recovered saddles on his two main show bikes.