London’s Tweed Run

London’s Rugby Tweed Run is just around the corner and we have a range of products perfectly suited for the occasion! Gather up some of your chums and join in on this “metropolitan bicycle ride with a bit of style.”

The Tweed Run will set off on Saturday November 26th, participants will meet at the newly launched Ralph Lauren Rugby store in Covent Garden and will take part in exciting activities along the route including the lovely Tea Break on Royal Avenue, Chelsea to a smashing soiree at the end of the course.

Dress in your very best style because various awards will be offered ranging from best vintage bicycle, most dapper chap, and most dashing dame. Not sure what you plan on wearing? For those of you looking for a last minute style fix Cyclodelic has some dandy new tweed attire.

Products include our Tweed Reflective Cuff Links for £25 and a newly crafted Tweed Cravate for £35. These can be bought separately or if you fancy both you can pick up a set for £55.  Sporting these posh items you are guaranteed to stand out from the rest of the crowd!

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TWEED RUN: Style Edit

This weekend marks the 3rd Annual Tweed Run London.  For any of you lucky enough to get one of the coveted 500 places for riders, we’ve pulled together some last minute Best of the Best Lady’s Tweed Items, to get you prepped for this weekend, if you still need to get those amazing outfits together!
JACKETS:

Cyclodelic Navy Cycling Cape

Hobbs Frome Jacket

Our favorite bottoms:

McQ Pleated Tweed Skirt

Stella McCartney 3/4 Length Trousers

Super good deals from Urban Outfitters:

Kimichi & Blue Tweed Bow Front Shorts

BDG Tweed Shorts

For a splash of colour, we are absolutely in love with this adorable Hobbs NW3 Tweed Pinafore Dress

Can’t forget shoes and accessories!
and some metallic tweed from Eley Kishimoto

Eugenia Kim Muffy Hat

Bringing the pooch along for the day out?  We havn’t forgot him…
…and Carry Case

Harris Tweed Ltd. Edition Collar

Happy Shopping!!

By Laura Fletcher, Bicycle Film Festival

Tweed Run 2010

On Saturday we headed out in glorious sunshine for the second annual Tweed Run.

This stylish bicycle ride through the Capital is like a tweed critical mass of all things vintage. Nearly tripling last year’s number of participants, this year, 400 cyclists took part in the ride through London. Pre-registration was full in just 2 hours!

At fourteen miles long, the route started at the Tate Britain, passed Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, St. Paul’s Cathedral and stopped halfway for a spot of tea in Kensington Gardens to the sounds of a string quartet. We finished at The Bathhouse in Bishopsgate where we celebrated by sipping on Hendricks Gin and Tonic, tantalising our taste buds with a mouthwatering selection of home made cakes and shimmying to the sounds of a swing band. Prizes were given for best moustache and best outfits.

Twin Capes - Amy meets Cyclodelic customer Toni in Kensington Gardens


Christopher and Becs

The Tweed Run team are still totting up the totals, but so far the event has already raised £1400 for Bikes4Africa. Their online shop is still open with some dandy products so treat yourself now and help a fantastic cause! Click here to get your spoke cards and pins!