Urbanist Cycling’s The Bettie

Who needs cycling shorts when you can have cycling panties. Yep, your read that right… cycling panties. The designers at Urbanist Cycling have created a line, and the model that caught our eye was The Bettie, which is just about to be released. These chamois panties are stylish, comfortable and amazingly ideal for cycling due […]


Misadventures Gift Guide: Part I

NOT JUST UNDERWEAR. I have to inter­ject here to say that I have a pair of these and they are fan­tas­tic. I always won­dered why no one had invented cute bik­ing shorts or bik­ing stuff for women com­muters or some­thing, and now look. Urban­ist Cycling to the res­cue. They are stretchy, mois­ture wick­ing, and com­plete […]


Christmas gift guide for cyclists

With cycling becoming increasingly popular there’s more and more great kit, accessories and general cycling paraphernalia around to satisfy all tastes. Here’s our pick of some of the best practical… and less practical items on the market!    


Christmas Gifts for Women Cyclists

The female cycling scene continues to be gathering momentum, and it’s probably fair to say that there’s currently more nice women’s kit out there in the marketplace than there is men’s! All levels of cyclist are catered for, be they hardened racers, café wanderers, sportive lovers or commuters, and all budgets too. Shop around at […]


Review: Urbanist Bettie Chamois Panties

What’s a girl to wear ‘down there’ when cycling in non-padded shorts or her best fashionista frock? Lets face it, ordinary pants soon wipe the smile off your face, especially as it’s impossible to adjust wayward elastic at a red light when surrounded by commuters. And no one wants to ride with bulky cycling shorts beneath their J-Brands or Whistles […]


Urbanist Cycling Padded Brigitte

Can padded cycling undies look cute and work hard? Yes, if you’re wearing Urbanist Cycling’s Brigitte briefs. The Brigitte briefs are one of two designs from Urbanist Cycling, a new Texan brand that was supported by successful Kickstarter funding. They are designed for city cycling, or indeed anything short of long distance or race rides. […]


URBANIST – Cycling Chamois Panties

Versatile, vintage inspired cycling underwear for women. Sexy, comfortable panties with a chamois (foam insert) sewn in for riding. Chamois Panties are stylish, comfortable cycling underwear for women. They are great for spin class at the gym or a ride downtown. They have a foam insert sewn in for added comfort while riding. Unlike traditional […]


A Bullshit-Free Guide to the Gear You Need to Commute By Bike

So you’re thinking about commuting to work by bike this summer? Congratulations, your life is about to get a zillion times more fun. But where to begin? The insular world of cycling can seema little, uh, confusing to those unfamiliar with it—it’s hard to know what you really need to get started riding. Cycling, it turns out, can […]

The Brigitte in Outside Magazine - February 2014
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The Brigitte featured in Outside Magazine

We are so excited!  Outside Magazine picked “The Brigitte” as one of their Editors’ Choice – 56 Perfect Things for 2014.  Who doesn’t like a great looking pair of “sporty under-garments” – right? Here is what they had to say:  “Whether it’s merino-wool boxer briefs or the rather aggressive-looking women’s chamois panties from startup Urbanist […]