• Napkin Story Promo
    ISPO 2015 Hears
    The Nutcase Napkin Story

    January 26, 2015

    ISPO 2015 Hears
    The Nutcase Napkin Story

    The story of how our founder Michael Morrow conceived of the Nutcase brand makes a pretty good anecdote, and Michael will relate it, for the second year running, at the BrandNew Academy gathering at the ISPO sports trade show held in Munich, Germany, from February 5 – 8. (Hear Michael on February 4th, from 6pm to 8pm…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Nutcase At Large
  • Carla, U.S.A.
    Unframed 2015:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    January 16, 2015

    Unframed 2015:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    Few people can boast a giant slice of tree as the best way to simply and succinctly tell their story. Yet for Unframed 2015 artist Carla Bartow, that tree slice (below) is natural résumé display material, as the natural world and the great outdoors are the biggest influencers of her artwork. (That, and classic black and white…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Unframed
  • Jobert, Philippines
    Unframed 2015: The Artist Speaks #1

    January 14, 2015

    Unframed 2015: The Artist Speaks #1

    Artist and illustrator Jobert Cruz, the first of our Unframed 2015 winners to be interviewed on this blog, could not stop smiling as he answered Nutcase’s interview questions. His smile – big, warm, and genuine – seemed to signal how happy Jobert is to be chosen to put his art on a helmet. “It’s my…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Unframed
  • Metroride
    Nutcase 2015 –
    Lots of product launches!

    January 2, 2015

    Nutcase 2015 –
    Lots of product launches!

    As we’ve said – we’re not really for New Year’s resolutions. Instead we resolve to be as spontaneous as we can be, considering there’s a lot going on at Nutcase HQ. First off, Nutcase 2015 looks to be the year of new product launches, hot art on new helmets, and working with partners on cool…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Little Nutty, Safety, Unframed
  • nutcase moto helmet
    Looking Back On A Big Year

    January 1, 2015

    Looking Back On A Big Year

    2014 is the year Nutcase went big. We’ve always had big dreams – to have the best helmet graphics on the best brain bucket helmet on the planet. And 2014 was the year we shouted it out for the entire world to hear. Our own personal Big Bang was introducing the Gen3 Bike & Skate…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Little Nutty, Nutcase Moto Helmets, Unframed
  • SistersoftheRoadPromo
    Sisters of the Road

    December 12, 2014

    Sisters of the Road

    Sisters of the Road café, located in Portland, Oregon’s Chinatown district, has served up ‘dinner with dignity’ for 35 years. A small, cozy space with lots of charm, the café serves one meal each day for $1.50, or allows people to work in exchange for the good food. Sisters of the Road gives free meals…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Nutcase At Large, Nutcase for the Holidays
  • JMaus
    #KeepRiding Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Now!

    December 10, 2014

    #KeepRiding Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Now!

    There’s an inevitable slowdown in riding and bike commuting when Winter’s temperature dips combine with precipitation to make for miserable conditions. Sleet, snow, fog, wind, light slanty rain, heavy downpours – they can all make biking feel like not as much fun. It doesn’t have to be like that. We can all #keepriding if we want to,…

    Posted in Commuting, Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Nutcase At Large
  • FinalistsPromo
    Countdown – Seven Nutcase Unframed Finalists Revealed

    December 8, 2014

    Countdown – Seven Nutcase Unframed Finalists Revealed

    We’re flabbergasted by the variety as well as happily bamboozled by the artistic response to our 2015 Unframed contest. Inside the Nutcase HQ hive, our judging panel has looked and talked…and talked and looked…shuffled and re-shuffled the 85 entries we’ve stuck up on our whiteboard, and then looked and talked and talked and looked again.…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Unframed
  • Unframed2014Promo
    They’re All Right Here! Unframed 2015 Art Unveiled

    December 4, 2014

    They’re All Right Here! Unframed 2015 Art Unveiled

    Here they are! Candidate submissions for our Unframed 2015 helmet art design invitation! (Dramatic drum roll, please.) We are as happy as can be to have received 85 helmet art submissions from countries all over the globe. This is a whopping fifty percent increase over the number of submissions we received for last year’s contest (55), our…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Unframed
  • Team Brasil Promo
    Roller Derby World Cup 2014

    December 3, 2014

    Roller Derby World Cup 2014

    Roller derby is not just at your local roller skating rink anymore. It’s a bona fide sport that has gained international attention, and teams, and it now has its own World Cup, which begins later this week in Dallas, Texas. As an official helmet sponsor of Team Brasil beginning December 2014, Nutcase asked team member Camila Prete…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Safety