Archive for ‘Clothing’

June 26, 2022

His ‘n’ Hers

Chi-street cred

– I managed to snap a shot of a pair of bikers hauling up Ashland Avenue. Honda Helix superscooter and Suzuki GS1000.

February 12, 2022

Flying Jacket

Speed Demon

– Norton badged machine with a swift footed JAP engine. Thick sheepskin pilot jacket essential garb for B road enjoyment.

January 25, 2022

Your Truly

Red Bobble Hat

– it’s midwinter cold right now so my wool fisherman’s hat knit by my mother is perfect.

January 3, 2022

Sloped

New Model

– “We’ll take two! My husband also wants one!”

December 6, 2021

“Hot Diggety Dog!”

Negan & Lucille

– we caught up with the 10th season of The Walking Dead. The final episode tells the past history of the villainous antagonist Negan Smith and his wife Lucille. Early days of the zombie apocalypse only hints at his tyrannical dictatorship of the Saviors. His weapon of choice, a barbed wire headed baseball bat, gets named after Lucille. Negan is seen wearing a motorcycle tshirt, and his signature leather biker jacket is introduced.

October 20, 2021

Museum pieces

Curation curiosities

– fa few choice articles seen at the Nation Motorcycle Museum. Gang jacket patch, tin toy motorcycles, kids ride, Shriner fez . Shelves were filled, corners clogged and walls covered.

September 24, 2021

Under the Arches

Eating Out

– great biker venue in London. Bike Shed. Go eat some fine food, sip good ale, get your hipster beard trimmed and ink refined. Repurposed space and a jolly good time. Image used for ideation of project in Nashville…

September 9, 2021

Evening Ride

Dusk

– very nice temperatures as we rode up a fairly quiet Sheridan Road to Lake Bluff. A waxing crescent moon hung over the western horizon. A hint of earth glow countered with a bright Venus.

August 26, 2021

Cup of Joe

C’mon folks! Weekend is almost here…

.. we can make it!

August 16, 2021

Thruxton Thrills

Red Boots

– hang on hinny, we’re takin’ this toy for a spin!

July 28, 2021

Paired to Perfection

Let’s have Fun out there folks!

– what a cute couple getting ready for two-wheeled adventure. Let’s go hun!

July 3, 2021

1/125th f1.8

Vintage Togetherness

– 1970 black and white photograph, by Bill Rauhauser, of a young couple on a BSA taken at some rural gathering. ‘64 Pontiac Bonneville is to the right.

June 29, 2021

Tartan Triumph

Up yer kilt laddie!

– north of the Tweed you’ll get a draughty headwind if the tartan blaws awry. But you’ll look braw dae’n it.

June 27, 2021

Swinging a…

Leg Over

– easily done with the more diminutive Street Twin for those of limited stature. Black on black on black.

May 28, 2021

Raised Eyebrow

Watch Fob

Cycling Olympian champion Victoria Pendleton CBE gives off a confident air in her three piece tweed suit. Perfect garb when standing over a black late model Triumph Thruxton.