is a project that is born out of the need to bring back on the road old brand
bikes that were wrongly considered outdated or technically outmoded, in order
to renovate the memory of the old times when harmony and mechanics perfectly merged
in one of the easiest yet revolutionary means of transport.
maintenance works limited to restore the bike through aesthetic minimal yet
captivating choices are combined with their basic mechanics, in order to exalt
their imperfection, dents and rust. Features that define and describe unique
objects, as unique are the stories of the people who have experienced them in
essential, each Bicicletta Dannata is the result of basic elements by different
yet important brands, assembled together with similar features, while
redesigning the forms of once-off bicyces and shaping renewed means of
transport in full compliance with and respect of the originary artisans who
Depending upon the
treatment on the frame, three are the main patterns and types of a Bicicletta
Dannata: Burned, Chromed and Preserved.
In Burned and
Chromed bikes original ruined or damaged paints have been completely removed,
in order to bring to light the primal structure, the raw iron.
reveal a soul made of light mixed together with a sporting, agile and fast
character. While Burned type displays a carbonic essential industial yet
refined and mysterious nature.
While for the
Preserved ones, the original look is preserved so that imperfections and the signs of time can tell the stories of
a bike whose personality is in constant development. A means of transport with
a classical and elegant soul, yet still familiar, in the search for the holy
spirit of continuity.
In any of these
three main categories, the soul of each Bicicletta is reinforced and defined by
the choice and changes of its elements: specially made and designed customized
handelbars and handgrips, saddles with different egonomics and colours,
historical brake lining with precious geometries, colorful and different
finishes based upon the personality chosen for each bike.
Passion is the
natural propellant for Bicicletta Dannata, whose aim is to preserve and
rediscover a mostly important heritage, in an enjoyable mix of romanticism and
rust. Vini, vidi, Bici.