• Seattle#2-1
    City Helmet Series #4:
    Seattle

    July 24, 2014

    City Helmet Series #4:
    Seattle

    July 24, 2014 Seattle’s City Helmet Is Bold and Simple It’s almost here! Oregon Manifest has five design teams competing in five cities to design the perfect urban bike, and today is the day that five celebrational parties in those five cities will reveal the winner of the competition. (The cities: New York, Portland, Chicago,…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • Style
    Bike Commuting Style

    July 23, 2014

    Bike Commuting Style

    July 23, 2014 joe commuter Bringing you tips on bike commuting from one dedicated rider in Portland. Photo by Danny Lyon via the U.S. National Archives Bike commuting style Of course looks matter. The bicycle you ride tells the world a little bit about what kind of person you are. But if you are going to…

    Posted in Commuting
  • NutcaseUnframed_Horz(RayMoore)
    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    July 22, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #2

    July 22, 2014 Nutcase Unframed: The Artist Speaks #2 At Nutcase we want to get fresh art onto helmets and also out into the world, and we call this effort Nutcase Unframed, with our first Unframed event next month. Last week we took a quick reading of how Colombian artist Sandra Ramirez is preparing for…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • San Francisco
    City Helmet Series #3:
    San Francisco

    July 18, 2014

    City Helmet Series #3:
    San Francisco

    July 18, 2014 How San Francsico Personalizes A Nutcase Helmet Part of our passion for getting fresh art onto city sports helmets is evident in our partnership with Oregon Manifest and their City Helmet Series. Oregon Manifest is all about designing perfect urban bicycles. Nutcase is all about designing urban sports helmets that people want…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • NutcaseUnframed_Horz(SandraRamirezEscobar)
    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #1

    July 17, 2014

    Nutcase Unframed:
    The Artist Speaks #1

    July 17, 2014 Nutcase Unframed: The Artist Speaks #1 Sooner or later, everyone looks at a piece of art and wonders: “What was the artist thinking? How did she do that? What does it mean?” Well, we’ve been working on two fronts here at Nutcase HQ: getting more fresh art onto our one-of-a-kind sports helmets;…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • Commuter
    A Bike Commuter’s Checklist

    July 16, 2014

    A Bike Commuter’s Checklist

    July 9, 2014 joe commuter Bringing you tips on bike commuting from one dedicated rider in Portland. A Bike Commuter’s Checklist The ride home from work began with a nice downhill stretch. I’ll not soon forget the time my brakes didn’t work when I hit the red light at the bottom. Then there was the…

    Posted in Commuting
  • MusicFestNW
    Nutcase and MusicFestNW!

    July 15, 2014

    Nutcase and MusicFestNW!

    Nutcase Helmets has teamed up with MusicFestNW (MFNW) to provide fans with the chance to win two weekend passes to the festival. MFNW is August 16-17 at Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon and will feature 17 of the country’s hottest musicians. To enter to win, simply snap a pic of a Nutcase Helmet and Tweet…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • Daisy Dream Promo
    Dreamin’ Up The Daisy Dream

    July 15, 2014

    Dreamin’ Up The Daisy Dream

     July 10, 2014 For Nutcase founder Michael Morrow, designing good helmet graphics is not an easily defined process – start with an idea, play with it, manipulate it, mix in new influences as they occur, throw out and add in, all in order to keep moving toward a graphic design for a helmet that is…

    Posted in Helmet Head (Showcase A Helmet)
  • Guy Welch via flickr.
    Jens Voigt Promotes World Bicycle Relief

    July 10, 2014

    Jens Voigt Promotes World Bicycle Relief

    July 10, 2014 Last year, Trek Bicycle and our favorite Nutcase non-profit World Bicycle Relief (WBR) raised $90,000 through the WRB Trek Match program to give 1,500 ‘purpose-designed’ bicycles to students and healthcare workers and entrepreneurs in Africa. And now Trek Match is back, through the month of July. Trek will match donations to WBR up to $50,000 this month,…

    Posted in Miscellaneous
  • bike
    Commute in Comfort
    With a Bike That Fits

    July 9, 2014

    Commute in Comfort
    With a Bike That Fits

     July 9, 2014 joe commuter Bringing you tips on bike commuting from one dedicated rider in Portland. “The tired drudge of a clerk or book keeper, after being on his feet all day, does not relish such a prescription for his dyspepsia as a ‘long walk,’ but he can ride a wheel and enjoy it,…

    Posted in Commuting