November 12, 2013
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Filson and Shinola, two acclaimed heritage brands renowned for their workmanship and high-quality product offering, have teamed up to produce a limited-edition interpretation of Shinola’s classic Bixby silhouette. This all-American partnership is a perfect blend of old and new manufacturing techniques, with Filson’s rich history of making handmade products since 1897 and Shinola’s modern approach of producing quality goods in Detroit. The bicycle features a lightweight Filson Green steel TrueTemper frame with a custom fork, a Shimano Nexus 3-speed internally geared hub, high-performance disc brakes, and a stylish bamboo deck and matching fenders with laser-etched text branding. The bike is available in two sizes and can be ordered now from Filson for $2,900 USD.