It’s been a struggle – physically and psychologically – to readjust to Tokyo after a week in Paris [really, can someone just import me there?], but here’s some good stuff from this month, mostly inspired by Paris… – This didn’t happen in Paris, unfortunately, but so, so cool. [via Bike Rumor] – The green [Sram] […]
Entries Tagged as 'style'
July 5th, 2013 · 4 Comments · style
In all the notebooks I’m scrawling into on any given day, the random, disjointed thoughts are broken up by half completed designs for garments I’m going to get around to making. Once I finish my ride, do the laundry, run to the grocery store, clean my bike, edit that blog post, I was going to […]
June 20th, 2013 · 10 Comments · style
Catching a glimpse of my reflection in the train window the other day, I realized how much I used to dislike my face: the boring, brown eyes that weren’t big enough [or some exotic shade of blue or green], my Asian nose, cheekbones that didn’t seem to exist, and a face that lacked angles and […]
May 20th, 2013 · 5 Comments · bike parts, style
[Because I couldn't say it better than Luda...] Just bought me and my cars bikes all some brand new [okay, used] shoes And the people just stare so I love to park it And I just put a computer in the glove compartment With the pedal to the floor, radar in the grille TV in […]
May 17th, 2013 · 3 Comments · gear, reviews, style
I’ve recently reached that point in life – maybe that was a few years ago but I was only willing to admit it now – where my body mostly only makes sense in a kit. I’ve been genetically gifted with quads that will grow…and grow and grow…with the calves [and okay, ass] to match. This […]
May 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments · pro, races, style
The only way to watch the Giro: crazy hair, favorite jersey, and pink nails. Here’s to the next three weeks!
April 22nd, 2013 · 3 Comments · pro, style
As a diehard believer in the power of postcards, I love getting real mail. For me, it’s one of the best parts of Christmas; I am guaranteed a few real cards, complete with paper stamps and postmarks. Handwritten letters on real paper are the key to my heart. Call me materialistic, but packages will always […]
September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · style
Yup. Have a great weekend, guys!
September 18th, 2012 · No Comments · road rides, style, tokyo
I would have at least shaved my legs. I would have at least shaved my legs, attempted to look a bit less tired, and washed my bike. I would have made some effort to seem more pro. The thing was, it was supposed to be a chilled-out ride. Natsuki-san and I had made plans to […]
Step 1. Go to your nearest Assos Pro Shop. SO MUCH ASSOS = SO HAPPY. Also, the guys there are super nice! Step 2. Purchase Assos bibs. Step 3. Look 2kg skinnier, feel like a superhero. [Capo Cortina shorts vs. Assos T FI.13 Lady S5 bibs] Check out that Ass…..os! [Full review coming soon!]