Announcement of Winning Numbers for the Raffle Tickets!

Winning ticket numbers for the Linus Bicycle and Nau items were drawn at the BicycleSPACE before a small enthusiastic and hopeful group of people.  The winning tickets are: Ticket No 1: 778543 Ticket No 2: 778391 Ticket No 3: 778584 Ticket No 4: 778576 Ticket No 5: 778390 The top winning raffle ticket holder reporting to us wins the Linus Bicycle.  Winning ticket holders have until November 26 to contact us.  Wining prizes will be awarded in succession... Read More

Raffle Drawing, Free Beer & Jam Sessions @ the BicycleSPACE

The guys at the BiycleSPACE host a Music Jam Session every Thursday from 7pm until 10pm at their retail space on at 459 Eye Street N.W. We have about a keg’s worth of beer remaining from Sunday evening. We thought it would be a good idea to draw the winning tickets for the Linus Bikes and Nau items at the shop. We invite you to  help us finish the keg and to experience the BicycleSPACE Thursday music jam session. Drop by after 7. You don’t... Read More

Peek at the images from READYSETDC.

Images below from Tracy Clayton for ReadySetDC. Visit ReadySetDC to take in more.  Read More

Feast your eyes on images from the Worn Magazine Photo Set

Photography  by Nicole Aguirre of Worn Magazine. Visit the Worn Magazine Blog for a sweet set of images.  Read More

2010 Tweed Ride Itinerary

The ride this year will depart from  Lincoln Park located in Capitol Hill. Dandies & Quaintrelles is joined by the Capitol Hill Bid, the Fridge, BicycleSPACE, and the Bicycle House for pre-ride activities and entertainment. Upon arriving in Capitol Hill, your first stop should be at the Fridge where we’ll be accepting registration forms. You’ll have an opportunity to view art work on display by Graham Boyles titled “Thrive... Read More

2010 Tweed Ride Giveaways from Nau

We are proud to announce our sponsorship from Portland-based clothing makers Nau for the 2010 Tweed Ride! Nau differentiates itself from other purveyors of performance gear by adhering to principles of sustainability and good design. In a world of gore-tex and techy fabrics, it’s easy to find yourself wondering if there’s a way you can be dapper while worrying about the moisture-wicking properties of your baselayer. Thankfully, Nau nails... Read More

Putting it all together: various takes on the tweed aesthetic

Whatever your aesthetic persuasion, be it authentically Victorian,  avant-garde, or steampunk sartorialist, there is a Tweed Ride look for you. Not sure which one suits your personal style? Check out these images from across the tweed-inspired fashion spectrum to get your creative juices flowing!  Read More

Men: How to Pick Your Tweed Ride Clothes

For the guys out there gearing up for this Sunday’s ride, the majority of you fall into two camps: 1) The traditionalist. You revel in the finer things: barrel-aged whiskey, leather/suede (no synthetics!) elbow patches, honey brown Brooks saddles, knickerbockers, and books with pages that smell like musty libraries. You see this as your excuse to show off what you already have, and you figure: “Well, I dress like this anyway.” 2)... Read More

“Betweed You and Me ” – A D&Q Tweed Party & Post Ride Celebration

“Betweed You and Me ” – A Post Ride Celebration. D&Q is bringing Dandy Wellington and his House of Boots production company from NYC to provide top notch retro style entertainment to follow a vintage bicycle-inspired fashion show featuring local designers and vintage shops.  Relax after the tweed ride as the music of Drew Nugent and the Midnight Societys’ 20′s era swing band fills the air, where performers Gin... Read More

Six weeks until the Seersucker Social. Date set for June 4.

The Seersucker Social from Brandon Bloch on Vimeo.  Read More