Severn Says: I found this online – it’s an archive of curious antique bicycle parts. Maybe you need to be a bike nut to appreciate it, but isn’t there something terribly wabi-sabi about an obscure old French Traction-Avant chain ring?
Jim says: Bikeworks is the best bike store in nYC because they have an appreciation for junky old bikes and don’t just tell you to get a new bike. They welded together my grandma Dutch bike back together for $20. Wow. These guys are great.
Last time I went there he spent 40 minutes working on my derailer, got it working perfectly and only charged me $10.
Apartment Therapy readers say: vote and comment below