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Raleigh International

Raleigh International

10 YEARS AGO / 9 COMMENTS / CLASSIC BICYCLES

Marie and Ryan from New Jersey’s Folk Engineered recently completed a simultaneous restoration for two brothers, Drew and Fred. Drew bought this Raleigh International in 1971, and a year later Fred got a Motebecane Le Champion. 39 years later, the boys must be feeling the same joy the bikes would have brought them when they…

Folk Engineered Stitched Bike

Folk Engineered Stitched Bike

10 YEARS AGO / 5 COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

It’s a relief Marie Pasquariello of Folk Engineered Bicycles made the reference to the market of their ‘Stitched Bike’ being 65 year-old grandmas who knit, so I didn’t have to. Regardless, I was supremely impressed when I glimpsed it at the New England Bicycle Expo, it definitely took a ‘lugged’ steel frame into a new…

Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life

Folk Engineered Commuter

Folk Engineered is a husband and wife team from Newark, NJ who are dedicated to perpetuating the craft and handmade tradition their region is renowned…