Lacoste commuter bike

Lacoste commuter bike at Eurobike 2010

Spotted this on Cyclefilm’s twitpic yesterday from the annual bike trade uberfest that is Eurobike.

I love Lacoste. Currently on my most wanted list is their 60th anniversary Snoopy limited edition at Dover Street Market (more details pics on Fashionism).

Lacoste Snoopy Peanuts polo shirt

The Fashion+Cycling Venn diagram has an increasingly large intersection.

In the UK Paul Smith+Rapha+Condor is the most high profile and globally, Puma and Chanel have both put out their own branded bikes.

I like the rack at the front of the Lacoste, the moustache handlebars and general styling, plus the increasingly popular belt drive (I’d love to try a bike with one, especially a cross bike). Not sure I’d want it in white though.

Stef reckons “it looks like a Globe done up as a ghost bike.



I’d take it in Black or a classic colour, definitely. But not without mudguards. What’s the point in a commuter in the UK without guards? Even Chanel put guards on theirs.

Incidentally, that integrated seapost looks suspiciously like a Look one.

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