Two exciting treats have arrived from Italy for the season and, truly, for all year round. First is a wall clock created by Giovanni from rims he made as a teenager during WWII at the d’Allesandro rim company in Milan. These 20″ tubular rims bear d”Allesandro decals, have 24 holes, and make perfect clock frames!
We have only found 80 such rims so that is the clock series. Each one is hand assembled with a very nice German Quartz movement, signed and numbered by Giovanni himself. It’s a warm and beautiful timepiece that will bring you much pleasure in the years to come.
As a special for the year end, we’re offering them for $62, a very reasonable price for such rare hand work. A functional collectible.
The second item is a small number of keyrings fashioned from wood rim sections. I carry one every day. Better (and swifter) than a rabbit foot charm, these fobs are a perfect reminder of the golden age of cycling. Each is labeled with a branded firemark. Just $9.00 each.
We received very few of these items, so please treat yourself without delay!
Of course, best wishes for the season from the Cermenati and Hjertberg families!