• EuropeHereWeComepromo
    Here Come The Helmets:
    Our Biggest Eurobike Ever

    August 26, 2014

    Here Come The Helmets:
    Our Biggest Eurobike Ever

    August 26, 2014 Eurobike is one of our favorite shows – we’ve been distributing our helmets in Europe since 2007 – and this year will be our biggest show ever. It’s amazing (even to us) that at this Eurobike we’ll be introducing 16 new Gen3 Street helmet designs, the most new helmets we’ve ever released…

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  • UnframedPromo
    Here They Are: UNFRAMED!

    August 22, 2014

    Here They Are: UNFRAMED!

    August 22, 2014 Our goal with the Unframed artists series’ helmets was to allow an international array of fresh art to make a statement on helmets, and of course, on heads! Next week is the Eurobike show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, and so the debut is upon us. To celebrate, we’ve gathered together the first three…

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  • Rolling Rolling promo
    Roller Blade Parade!

    August 21, 2014

    Roller Blade Parade!

    August 21, 2014 Roller Blade Parade! We can’t resist a good rolling party, and it seems as if seven cities in Belgium can’t either. For the last two years, the streets of Brussels, Nivelles, Leuven, Namen, Hasselt, Charleroi, and Tienen are transformed for a few days each during the four summer months to experience a…

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  • Chariot Wars
    Where to Next for the Chariot Wars?

    August 15, 2014

    Where to Next for the Chariot Wars?

    One of Portland, Oregon’s most frequented sites for new graffiti and fresh street art is facing the bulldozer. The hollowed-out shell of a building that once housed electrical parts-supplier Taylor Electric at 3rd and Clay in the Southeast Industrial District, is considered a haven for streets artists. That’s in part because Portland has a particularly…

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  • Wife Carrying Championships
    Strange Sport of Wife Carrying – She Wears the Helmet

    August 14, 2014

    Strange Sport of Wife Carrying – She Wears the Helmet

    We will admit up front that it’s a pretty strange thing, the not-so-ancient ‘sport’ of wife carrying. Supposedly a Finnish practice started in the late 1800’s by a band of roving thieves, ‘wife stealing’ or ‘wife carrying’ managed to survive through the ages and eventually morph from idiosyncratic cultural practice to national and then international…

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  • Fidlock Buckle
    Fidlock No-Pinch Buckle: It’s Easy on Your Chiny Chin Chin

    August 12, 2014

    Fidlock No-Pinch Buckle: It’s Easy on Your Chiny Chin Chin

    Quite a few features make a Nutcase helmet special – the little things that you might not know about when you buy a helmet but that become apparent to you over time. One of the best of these is our Fidlock no-pinch, magnetic buckle. While at first glance that no-pinch buckle might seem like an…

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  • Francisco Watermelon promo
    A Watermelon (Helmet)
    To Save The World

    August 7, 2014

    A Watermelon (Helmet)
    To Save The World

    August 7, 2014 A Watermelon (Helmet) To Save The World Every Wednesday night on the streets of the city of Torreón in the area of La Comarca Lagunera, a group of cyclists gathers around 8:30 p.m., often led by a smiling man in a Nutcase Watermelon helmet. This region in Mexico, at the intersection of…

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  • Public Bikes Promo
    ‘Slow’ and Stylish: Public Bikes

    August 5, 2014

    ‘Slow’ and Stylish: Public Bikes

    August 5, 2014 ‘Slow’ and Stylish: Public Bikes From the very first day, Public Bikes in San Francsico has embraced the ‘slow bike’ style. That is, biking for the pure pleasure of it, with the added benefit of getting from Point A to Point B without having to look for parking. San Franciscans responded well…

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  • Screen Shot 2014-07-30 at 2.56.05 PM
    City Helmet Series #5:
    Chicago

    July 31, 2014

    City Helmet Series #5:
    Chicago

    July 31, 2014 Chicago Helmet: 312 Is On The Move They are all here! Oregon Manifest teamed up with Artcrank and Nutcase Helmets to create five original-artwork helmets that were auctioned to benefit bike organizations in five cities on July 25. We’ve been highlighting these unique helmets as they’ve been released, and now we’re up…

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  • NutcaseUnframed_Horz(ToddStandish)
    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #3

    July 29, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #3

    July 29, 2014 Nutcase Unframed: The Artist Speaks #3 Nutcase Unframed, our series of events to highlight fresh art on helmets and also out in the world, begins next month with the Eurobike show in Fredrichshaven, Germany. At the Nutcase booth, artists Sandra Ramirez, Ray Moore, and Todd Standish will paint large art panels, working…

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