Custom one-piece saddle and post for John H.

A while back John emailed me with an intriguing request.  John had a custom one-piece saddle and post made for him by Berk (need URL). It was just a carbon shell and he needed some padding and a new leather


Red Turbomatic for Evan

Evan found me on the Velocipede Salon forums and emailed me about his Turbomatic 2. This was the first one I had been requested so it was intriguing. The saddle arrived and it had several plastic pieces on the rear


Five saddles for Rob

One of my imaginary internet friends that found me via The Paceline Forum has a thing for bikes. He loves to find great pre-owned frames, fix them up and source the parts from fellow forum members for the build. Over


Please consider sharing this

Some friends of our family are doing an unbelievably nice thing for us.  I am consistently overwhelmed by the generosity people, friends and complete strangers alike, towards our family.  Please take a moment to read a bit about my youngest


Early notice of slowdown

I am about to embark on a home remodel project that will require my family to move out of our house for a few months. Since my workshop is in the house, I am not going to have access to


Recovered Saddle in the wild

By now I’ve got 400+ saddles roaming around.  With the new koozies and stickers being sent out, there is a lot of Recovered Saddle stuff floating around.  I get lots of pictures of customer bikes.  I try and post them


A fresh new image

We here at Recovered Saddle World HQ have been yapping about website redesigns for a long time now. Over a year ago, I had a site nearly ready to go and ended up scrapping the entire thing. I finally got


Stitching saddle covers

I am working through the process of adding a bit of decorative stitching to the saddle covers. I have done several test saddles and they are looking good. The process still needs a bit of refinement but I’m comfortable enough


Len J’s red leather

Len J has been one of my imaginary internet friends for a long time. He has impeccable taste in bikes and always been generous with advice on any number of subjects. He even reviewed and edited my resume when I


Adam B. Pinarello Dogma

Adam B. in the UK wanted his Arione recovered in red faux. He said he had a new bike being delivered. I suggested that maybe red leather with matching bar tape would be more appropriate and he agreed. I recovered