MK1 and MK1-E by Butchers + Bicycles

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Now available from the Copenhagan-based company Butchers + Bicycles, the MK1 is a “tilt-action cargo bike” with a durable carriage and three wheels for stability. Despite its hefty silhouette, the design turns like a standard two-wheel bike and, with the e-bike upgrade, can speed down the street. Made of aluminum and powder-coated in white or black, the carriage provides space for a couple of shopping totes full of groceries. With the purchase of a children’s pack, the unit also comes outfitted with leather seats and two seatbelts. Check out the urban design on Vimeo.

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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