Max Woodbury describes himself as a “C-6 quadriplegic who loves handcycling and wheelchair rugby.”
He found an innovative use for our Leather Bar Wraps: Impact guards o his wheelchair.… Read More Customer Profile: Athlete and Music Lover Max Woodbury
We love our little corner of the world. Here are some adventures you can enjoy on two wheels in Oregon near Walnut Studiolo, starting with the North Oregon Coast. … Read More Oregon Bicycle Adventures
When we were filming the installation video for our new bar wrap, the Coil Leather Bar Wraps, earlier this year, we realized the exact same bikes from our previous videos were all together in one place, after 6 or 7 years! How did the leather hold up? … Read More Bicycle Reunion! The bar wraps from our installation videos meet again – how did they hold up?
Wrist and finger pain and numbness during cycling is real and can be a challenge for some cyclists. The intuitive solution would seem to be adding padding or cushioning to handlebars, but most bike experts agree that padding and cushioning handlebars is often not the only – or even a good – solution for the problem. … Read More FAQ: A word about padding or cushioning handlebar wraps for wrist and finger pain
Happy Bike Month! Riding a bike in the city can be fun, safe and easy once you know the basics. Here are our favorite tips for getting started.… Read More How to Ride a Bike in the City
Comparing bicycle leather bar wraps after two years of use: bonded vs full grain leather (infographic)… Read More Infographic: Comparing leather bar wraps after two years of use
New product announcement! Coil Leather Bar Wraps are a new style of leather handlebar wrap that should be intuitive for anybody who has ever used handlebar tape. They coil around the handlebar like typical bar tape out of one single piece of full grain veg-tan leather. … Read More The intuitive wrap you’ve been waiting for: Introducing Coil Leather Bar Wraps
We’re used to seeing gorgeous customer photos of their bike designs with our leather bike accessories, but it’s not everyday we have the good fortune to meet a cat that bikes in style.
We recently interviewed Mr. Pig Cat, a classy cat from Northeast Ohio who loves adventures. Yes, Mr. Pig Cat is really his name (friends and owner Audrey call him Piggy) and yes, he really rides on a bike, in a bike basket.… Read More Customer Profile: Meet Mr. Pig Cat, the Stylish Bicycling Cat
Artist Goldhart says his bike project finally came together once he found Walnut Studiolo’s Bullwhip Braided Leather Bar Wrap.
“The end result is stunning!” he says. “These leather wraps are truly the centerpiece of the build.”… Read More Customer Profile: Goldhart’s Bike Aesthetic
We answer questions on how to deal with padding and cushioning your leather bar wraps. … Read More FAQ: Options for padding and cushioning leather handlebar wraps