THE BREAKAWAY

The Chapeau Journal

Showing 7 products

50 /

CASQUETTE READY TO ROLL

13 December 2016 09:15:00 GMT

launch rideThe cotton cap is an icon of the cycling world, worn well it elevates the wearer’s panache levels exponentially whilst protecting against the sun’s harsh glare and clouds’ damp drizzle.

Read More
Posted in Legends Products By Rob McCreedie

BITE THE FROST BACK - A GUIDE TO THERMALS

6 December 2016 09:15:00 GMT

launch rideOur thermal range has been designed for those days when you daren’t open the curtains to check the weather, when the alarm clock seems to go off in the middle of the night and when café stops bring hot soup and not ice cream.

Read More
Posted in Products Things We Like By Rob McCreedie

COLLABORATION

20 June 2016 10:23:01 BST

Noru CollaborationThe process of Aizome — indigo dyeing — has been practiced in Japan for over 1,000 years. The deep blue die (Ai), sourced from the leaves of the indigo plant, so synonymous with Japanese fabrics is now prolific in it’s use in modern clothes such as denim.

Read More
Posted in New Arrivals Products By Rob McCreedie

LIFE ON THE BIG SCREEN

13 April 2016 14:22:18 BST

Chapeau On The Big ScreenBroadside Print are an independent screen printer local to us in Exeter, Devon. Specialising in fashion and leisurewear garments Broadside’s attention to detail and passion for experimentation has brought us together on numerous occasions to produce Chapeau! apparel.

Read More
Posted in Behind the scenes Products By Rob McCreedie

SPRING/SUMMER 2016

1 March 2016 12:16:36 GMT

Spring/Summer 2016We don’t always ride on mountains, we don’t always suffer and we don’t always stare at our bike computers - but we're almost always cyclists

Read More
Posted in New Arrivals Products By Rob McCreedie

CLASSIC OR PAVE, WHAT SHORT IS RIGHT FOR ME?

27 January 2016 10:16:46 GMT

Blue PadFor every stick-thin, head-down, shaven legged racer speeding across the tarmac there is a sandal-wearing, bearded randonneur. For every cafe run pootler, there is a mountain biker heading for the trails.

Bib shorts are a fantastic invention although, initially, you could feel faintly ridiculous in them. You might want to try them on alone before subjecting your other half to the sight of you in what could be described as a sporting version of lederhosen.

Read More
Posted in Products By Rob McCreedie

THE MERITS OF MERINO

1 December 2015 11:53:32 GMT

Blue PadIt's performance is second to none, comfort is guaranteed. Of course it's primary use is on the bike, that's where it excels but it also works when lounging around at home. Comfortable, temperature regulating, perfect for a lounge on the sofa.

Read More
Posted in Products By Rob McCreedie

Showing 7 products

50 /