The Life-Sized City Blog: Mini Bike - Big Attitude

Our mate Ditte Anthonisen came across this young lady on a brand new Kildemoes mini bike. Although scorned by many bike enthusiasts for being too slow and unstable, the mini bike is embraced by chic Copenhageners who claim their right to take it cool. This is not a high-tech folding bike. It's just a small, groovy bike that allows you to zigzag in and out of heavy traffic while staying on top of the situation.

Here are two other acquaintances, Kristian Balle Hansen and Anna Als Nielsen, on their mini bikes bought at flea markets in Berlin. The rustier, the cooler.

Slowness is a privilege and stress is so last year... Style Over Speed once again.

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