Bowery Bicycles: 100% Locally Made

Bowery Bicycles: 100% Locally Made
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Currently, two of the biggest trends of the year have been bikes and local sourcing. Combining the two is NYC's Bowery Bicycles, who weld, paint, assemble, pack and ship all their wares in and from Brooklyn, NY.

Laura Feinstein
  • 21 september 2009

Currently, two of the biggest trends of the year have been bikes and local sourcing. Combining the two is NYC’s Bowery Bicycles, who weld, paint, assemble, pack and ship all their wares in and from Brooklyn, NY. The bikes themselves are vintage-inspired cruisers which boast comfort to ride and the relative ease of maintenance. The bikes are also inspired by the rich history of downtown NYC- and not just the CBGB’s heavy nostalgia NYC- but of the earliest years of Manhattan when Dutch trading paths paved the way for what today are some of America’s most traveled roads and avenues.

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