Système D: How We Do Repairs of Steel Rims

“Système D” is a delightful “how-to” publication dating from the early 20th century in France. What started out as a weekly newsprint guide for metropolitan Parisians has since grown into a glossy monthly magazine now enjoyed by practical, resourceful do-it-yourself types from all corners of the globe. The term “le Système D” originated as a shorthand response to challenges that require the ability…

On The Record: Stefano Dragonetti, Bicycle Illustrator

Stefano Dragonetti could be the 21st century’s answer to Daniel Rebour. A talented illustrator since early childhood, Dragonetti’s passion for bicycles is apparent in his words and growing body of artwork. Ebykr recently enjoyed a conversation with the Italian-based Dragonetti covering wide reaching topics like aesthetics, Masi catalogs, uncelebrated heroes and the future of his…