I was lucky enough to get invited to a preview of the coming quilted goodness from H by Harris. I can’t show you everything from this fixie rider inspired collection, or I’d have to kill you, but here are a couple of little yummies.
The next installment from the H by studio is based on the ability to travel effortlessly while allowing freedom of movement and courier inspired endurance, H by Harris presents a series of beautiful, tactile luggage, fusing function and design to withstand a daily routine.
This collection is motivated by the fixed gear rider. Individuals whose lifestyles are on the edge as they travel with technique and skill through fast paced environments. Seeing fixed gear bikes as objects of quality design, H by Harris have developed a collection inspired by motion and used their fearless riders a point of reference.
The Co (courier) range features deluxe duffle bags in nappa and soft hides, incorporating the diamond quilt. A play on scale and tessellation sees the development of the H jacket H = Biker, with an unavoidable hand crafted aesthetic which is unique to the collections. The L (laundry) range, is simplicity at its finest , voluptuous bags with a single detail the handle, none-the-less the bags which are made from nubuck and hides still maintain an undeniable beauty with another H by Harris trademark, tactility.
To coincide with the launch of manouevre H by Harris has collaborated with director Manny Bonett to create a viral campaign featuring some of the UK’s finest fixed gear cyclists. The short film ‘Fixed’ presents a sartorial gang of riders spiraling the ramps of a car park where the gracefully perform stunts. The film climaxes with a series of powerful sparks illuminating their bikes “the aim behind the film was to create something beautiful with energy that has on the edge of your seat as you’re uncertain what’s coming next….”