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    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
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    #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
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    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
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    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
  • Thanksgiving Promo
    Giving Thanks By The Helmetful

    November 26, 2014

    Giving Thanks By The Helmetful

    In the U.S. and in Canada, Thanksgiving is not only a time to hang out with family we may otherwise seldom see, and eat…a lot. It also begins the long lead up to the winter holidays in December. Most of all, Thanksgiving is meant as a time to count our blessings – and we’re giving…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Nutcase for the Holidays
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    Nutcase Unframed-The Judges!

    November 21, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed-The Judges!

    (Shown from right to left above: David Kruger, Michael Morrow, Kendall Burton, Philip Mascher and special guest judge Neytiri te Tskaha Mo’at’ite) It’s the final countdown for Nutcase Unframed – our campaign to get your fresh art on our helmets. If you are new to the idea of Unframed – take a look at our…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Unframed
  • Kiss Kiss Promo
    Packing For The Trip – How To Avoid ‘Helmet Hair’

    November 19, 2014

    Packing For The Trip – How To Avoid ‘Helmet Hair’

    If you didn’t know it yet, at Nutcase Helmets we are all about making helmets that are intrinsically fun to wear. And, being bikey people, we also know that there are those who avoid helmets – especially for city riding or bike commuting – because they are worried about helmet hair. So we cornered an…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Safety
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    No rivalry is safe from Nutcase Helmets

    November 12, 2014

    No rivalry is safe from Nutcase Helmets

    November 12, 2014 Give a dog a bone and you are a nice person.  Taunt him with it and you are cruel.  Unless, of course, you are an Oregon Duck fan and the dog in this case is a DAWG, otherwise known as a Washington Husky.  Then you’re just a true fan. Nutcase founder Michael…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet)
  • NutcaseWaterPromo
    Get Wet In Nutcase Water Helmets – Now 25% Off

    November 10, 2014

    Get Wet In Nutcase Water Helmets – Now 25% Off

    While our Nutcase Water Helmets may look very much like our other helmets, there are a few differences under the lid. The first thing to notice is the extra-thick and water repelling ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) lining, measuring a hefty 2.5 centimeters at the front and the back of the helmet. We also have a…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet), Nutcase Water Helmet