Until now there hasn’t been much in the way of jeans cut specifically for the female cyclist. Chandel Bodner, long-time rider and bike polo player, decided it was time. She founded the Toronto-based RYB Jeans company with a jean designed to meet our needs.
The RYB jeans are made of US milled fabric — a durable cotton with Continue reading New at the shop: Women’s Cycling Jeans
If you’ve ever been to the shop on Mondays, you’ve probably met Katharine, founder and owner of Telaio Clothing in Ballard. Katharine has been making beautiful wool cycling trousers, dresses, and other apparel by hand for Hub and Bespoke customers since 2010.
Katharine and Telaio were recently the subject of a beautiful feature on Drift Journal, a photography driven blog that highlights thoughtfully crafted goods and the talented people behind them. We were thrilled that Katharine received this well-deserved spotlight!
You can see the feature here. I think the photos, taken by Seattle’s Sparkfly Photography, are terrific. Here’s a sample:
Katharine’s lovely little studio in Ballard where she makes all her apparel products by hand.
Telaio champions wool as the perfect fabric for functional elegance in our Pacific Northwest climate.
Katharine designs her clothing to be suitable for movement. You know, like on a bike.
So skilled, so cute!