Next stop - Our second home, T.O <3
June 7 - 9
Hey T.O <3 Come out and see us at Curbside Cycles.
June 7 - 9
Show Specials and Treats <3!
See you soon!
*Date correction on the poster! The above dates are correct <3
The previous poster had a misprint - apologies!
New Fishnet Tights!
May 31, 2013
The newest style of Tights! from riyoko is here. Durable Black Fishnets. Ready for you to put on for a night on the town with something flashy, or with a sweet summery dress for a jaunt in the neighbourhood. They come in two coloursways, black with a slight silvery sparkle, or black with a definite copper sheen.
They will be available at the Webshop June 15, 2013.
You're going to love them <3!
Round Two! Ottawa <3
June 1, 2013
It's Riyoko's first time to be in Ottawa! Can't wait! This weekend! June 1 <3.
The Ottawa Velo Vogue bicycle fashion show is back in its second year bringing you the latest in cycling fashion for both men and women. This is not your typical fashion show with spandex. The show will highlight the latest trends in clothing, accessories, and bikes (vintage and new) from local and international designers:
Saturday, June 1st
7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Kichesippi Brewery, 866 Campbell Ave. (off of Carling Ave.)
Admission: $10 in advance at velovogue.eventbrite.ca or at the door
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/149083511939166/
Proceeds from the event will go to Cycle Salvation; an organization that provides training and employment in the field of bike mechanics to people who are economically disadvantaged. For more information, please visit: http://cyclesalvation.org/
Spring & Summer Shows: First Stop, Montreal <3 Je t'aime
May 20, 2013
No tax if you ride your bike to the shop <3
Sweet Spring and Summer Shows!
April 23, 2013
Riyoko has been quiet lately nesting and prepping for our upcoming Spring/ Summer shows, so get out your phones and calendars and save the date(s)! We're coming to see you!
Montreal, May 24 to 26
in collaboration with our pals at Fitz and Follwell Co, riyoko will be showcasing our newest swag in their wonderful shop + what is already in stock!
Fitz and Follwell is located at 115 Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest, Montreal, QC.
Ottawa, June 1, one night only!
in collaboration with our friends at Ottawa Velo Vogue
riyoko will be featured in the Velo Vogue Fashion Show at the Kichesippi Beer Co. Brewery during Capital Velo Fest. We will have a booth at the show with show specials, so come by and grab some sweet swag! We can't wait! This will be our first trip to Ottawa ever!
Kichesippi is located at 866 Campbell Ave., Ottawa, ON.
T.O June 6 - TBA
Details to be announced but we will be there! So stay tuned!
( riyoko is coming home to our second home - riyoko <3's T.O)
in collaboration with our lovely colleagues and conspirators at Bike Bike Citizen Cyclery. Riyoko will be coming home to roost <3 Stay tuned for more details!
Bike Bike is located at, 1501 17 Ave SW, Calgary AB.
Spread the good word and see you all soon!
Joe Bike Apparel
March 25, 2013
Hey PDX! riyoko is available in Portland at Joe Bike Apparel
Take a Ride on the Wild Side
March 13, 2013
With Spring approaching, it's time to come out our winter shells, into the sunshine, and start showing our spots again!
Alison Lucien, owner of Eleanor's NYC boutique, shared her Riyoko leopard print Tights ensemble for Spring 2013 with us and we love it <3
The leopard print Riyoko Tights are available at:
Eleanor's, NYC, NY, USA
Fitz and Folwell Co., Montreal, QC, Canada
Nerd Skate, Calgary, AB, Canada
So, come on out and show your spots this Spring!
Love at First Sight: Sweater Love Dress & Tights!
February 1 to February 14, 2013
Fall in love with the Sweater Love Dress and/ or Tights and receive free* shipping until February 14th <3
The Sweater Love Dress is the cozy sweater with a sleek silhouette that can carry you from the couch, to work, to dinner all at the same comfort level. All the while, you still look simply fabulous. This dress will travel city-to-city, couch-to-bike, from work-to-play, and you'll never want to take it off.
Dress it up, dress it down and make it your own <3.
It's made from Bamboo Terry that is odor resistant and wicks away sweat, so you can maintain your cool in hot situations.
It's longer in length to keep you covered while your at the office, on the bus, or on your bike.The sleeves are also longer to keep you cozy, and to keep you covered while riding.
And, who doesn't love pockets? One of the riyoko staples -- zippered pockets to keep your good in your pockets while in transit.
Treat your bestie, your g.f or just treat yourself <3 You know you'll love it <3 We do.
(p.s - the Tire Track Dress is a (M) and there is only one left! It's a very small run limited edition. Lovely to look at and lovely to wear.)
* Free shipping to Canada and the United States only. We wish we could ship free internationally, but we can't just yet.
Much Love! <3!
January 21, 2013
Dear Riyoko Lovers,
We just shipped out the last of the Holiday Sale orders yesterday, yeaaah <3! and I just wanted to say THANK YOU <3 to all the excellent people who visited the webshop over the holidays and treated themselves and their friends and family to riyoko swag and goodies. I wanted to say THANK YOU <3 for all the warm wishes and wonderful feedback on the clothing. It makes me want to make more and more for you! and I will! Stayed tuned in 2013!
To a year full of adventures, growth, family, friends, food and laughter <3
Maker & Founder @ riyoko
Holiday Sale ends January 10, 2012!
January 4, 2012
Come on by our webshop and treat yourself! Riyoko sales only come 'round but once a year <3 Sale ends January 10, 2012!
Take on NYE 2012 and Beyond in Golden Style...
December 23, 2012
...and on top of the holiday sale, riyoko will take care of the difference for express shipping until Dec. 28th!
Ring in the New Year with a Roar! with riyoko's limited edition Golden Leopard Print Tights!
- Stain resistant
- 4 way stretch to fit many body types
- and style beyond compare
and the always versatile Classic Shirtband that adds a touch of style and coverage over tights, jeans and under short shirts.
- Stain resistant
- Odour resistant
- 4 way stretch to fit many body types
Both are $45 in the riyoko.ca shop. Order one or both from the shop for NYE and *riyoko will pay the difference to express them to you for the big night!
(*accepting orders until 13:00 GMT. Canada & United States only)
Tights! are also available at:
Eleanor's NYC, NYC, NY, United States
Fitz & Folwell Co., Montreal, QC, Canada
Nerd Roller Skates Calgary, AB, Canada
A Holiday Exclusive! The New No.2 Riding Hoodie
December 13, 2012
Coming up in 2013, and now available exclusively at Fitz and Folwell Co. in Montreal, QC (Canada) and at Talbots Cyclery in San Mateo, CA (United States)
The Classic No.1 Riding Hoodie has a new friend, the No.2 Riding Hoodie, and she comes with a new feature:
Reflective & Reversible adjustable cuff straps! You can wear it with the reflective showing or flip them over to go incognito.
Of course, she still embodies the same functional features as the No.1.
* Cutaway hood for side-to-side visibility during shoulder checks that is double layered to keep your noggin cozy.
* Zippered pockets to keep your goods in your pocket from falling into the streets. They are conveniently located at your sides to allow you to get to them at stop lights and the likes.
* Longer back and sleeves or coverage during the ride.
* A light fleecy pyle inside to wickaway sweat and keep you dry and warm/ cool during your journeys through in the city, in the mountains, on a board, a bike or by foot.
* Classic Riding Hoodie No. 1 is now $59. Limited quantity is available in our shop.
* Riding Hoodie No. 2 is $105.00. Available exclusively at the shops listed above.
* Available in Black, Charcoal Grey, Kiwi Green and Sky Blue.
Get them while they last!
Shows! Shows! Holiday Shows!
November 16, 2012
Riyoko represents in Calgary and Vancouver this Holiday season:
November 30th: Calgary for one night only <3 at the 3rd Annual Holiday Gift Market at the Sunnyside Hillhurst Community Centre from 7pm to 10 pm:
Vancouver, for the first time! Riyoko will be at the ShinyFuzzyMuddy Show, come grab those coveted pieces you've seen from afar <3!
The Heritage Hall is located at 3102 Main Street (the corner of 15th and Main).
And Vienna! We will possibly be popping up to see you too! Stay tuned! <3!!
Where We are at <3
November 13, 2012
Shopping for riyko for your independent urban traveler friends or family? We are now represented in three new locations!
Fitz & Folwell Co., Montreal, Quebec (Canada):
We have arrived in San Mateo, CA (United States) at Talbots Cyclery:
And right in our own hometown at Nerd Roller Skates:
Of course, we are also available at these fabulously stylish shops:
Hub and Bespoke, Seattle, WA
Eleanor's, NYC, NY
Huckleberry Bicycles, San Francisco, CA
(p.s - Huckleberry's is having a sale! November 10 to 18)
Last but not least, right here in our shop
Happy Shopping <3!
Cycle Chic: Past, Present & Future Fashion Show
September 13, 2012
riyoko will be representing in the Fashion show at the Women's Bicycling Summit on September 13, 2012. Wish we could be there too! If you can, come check it all out and support women in cycling:
Outdoor Retailer 2012
August 1, 2012
Riyoko is representing at the Outdoor Retailer show, August 2 -5, 2012 in Salt Lake City! Come see us at Booth PV299A, at the very back of the New Exhibitor's Pavillion. We have a sweet corner spot <3! See you there!
Also keep up with me, Kristi, on the blog. I'll be posting the daily bread from my days at O.R.
East Village Block Party
June 21 4PM-10PM
We are so in love with June! Enjoy free live music and a very special edition of Market Collective at Sled Island's East Village Block Party. We'll be there to help you find that special something you'll want to wear to all your Sled Island adventures- from biking to shows to dancing the night away and even to coffee the next morning while you prep for more festival fun. <3
June 16, 2012 10AM-4PM
Come celebrate Bike Month and all things cycling at MEC Bikefest. Ride down to Eau Claire Festival Plaza to join in on group rides, bike workshops, music and a ton of other rad activities for all ages. Riyoko will be there to outfit you in some new summer swag- we're bringing lace tights, our limited edition tire-track print and our brand new leopard print tights! Check here for the full day's schedule and to sign up for activities.
May 21, 2012
See you soon T.O!
May 13, 2012
Join us for Calgary's CycloFemme slow bike ride on Sunday May 13. This ride connects us globally, in the celebration of women's empowerment and positive social change. The event is open to everyone- people of all ages and skill levels are welcome. We hope you can make it! <3
Calgary Bike Swap
May 5, 2012
Come check us out at the Calgary Bike Swap! It's the place to be if you're in need of a new ride, are looking to sell a bike, or if you're just looking for a fun way to spend a Saturday.
Seattle to NYC
April 25, 2012
riyoko limited edition Riding Blazers and Armwarmers made especially for Hub and Bespoke, in Seattle, WA are now and available!
After representing in the New Amsterdam Bike Show on April 28-9, we will also be available at Eleanor's NYC, located at the Delkab Market in Brooklyn.
Check out the show and then head to Eleanor's NYC to snag your limited edition tights or the Tire Track Sweater Love Dress. They are limited ~ So get 'em while they are Hot!
Come See Us! April 21 & 22
April 10, 2012
Smashing new selection of arm warmers and tights! And a few other goodies too ~
We'll be on the first floor ~ Come on by for some convo and a shop <3!
New 2012 Styles in the Shop!
March 18, 2012
Check out the Shop!
There are three new items to add to your arsenal, your wardrobe and your wish list ~
The Travel Lite Tank Dress, the Sweater Love Dress and the Three-Way Armwarmers.
Three pieces that once you put them on, you'll want an extra to wear when the other is in the wash and another to stash in your travel bag so you are never without.
Made with your moving environment in
mind. Light weight and packable, Interchangeable, Modern, Minimal and
Go on, get a move on in functional comfort with rikoyo swag <3 you know you'll look good in it and it'll feel grand!
Happy Spring 2012!
March 5, 2012
Happy almost Spring! Even though there are still 10 inches of snow on the ground here in Calgary! It's still bikeable, yet we are looking forward to green grass, sunshine, robins on the lawn in the morning and picnics! Here is a peek at things we are stitching together for Spring/ Summer 2012:
We are on the make now, soon to be representing @ a chic and modern boutique in Seattle, Hub and Bespoke. We're excited!
We are also planning various pop up shops in Calgary,Toronto and Montreal between April and June. So, stay tuned!
The Tights Sale just got sweeter!!
December 26, 2011
Even Happier Holidays to you!
The Tights Sale just got sweeter!!
Buy 2 save $10 | Buy 3 save $20 | Buy 4 save $35
This is your chance to layer them, Lace tights over Solid tights, Summer or Winter.
Be the stylie sister you are on and off your bike in comfort and style <3
(reimbursement for the sale prices will be done when we receive your order)
Tights! Holiday Special!
December 9, 2011
Until December 25, 2011 - If you buy two pairs of any tights solid, lace or winter, you receive $10 off!
Mix and Match! Layer the lace tights on top of any solid and make them pop!
Get them while they're hot!
**NEW** Limited Edition Winter Tights!**
December 8, 2011
Lightly fleece lined tights in an array of colours to keep you warm and dry on cold winter days. Available in:
- winter white
- girl scout brown
- navy blue
Layer them with lace tights ---- Wear them with dresses, sweaters --- Look Savvy and Stay warm this Winter <3
XL and XS Update!
September 27, 2011
We have started to add XS and XL to our sizing! So far we have XS and XL available in the Tights! and the Shirtbands. We will keep you posted when the sizes become available in other styles. Be patient though! We size all the patterns ourselves (actually Kristi does) and quality takes time <3.
Selling Out and Making Contact
August 30. 2011
Phew!! We've had a successful Spring/ Summer 2011 at riyoko -- thanks to all of you! <3! We are almost sold out of many styles. If you have an itching desire for more, a style or colour, let us know. We are currently brainstorming the next batch of colourful goodness for Winter 2011 and Spring 2012....and Winter 2012 and we'd love to hear what you have to say. Email us here.
And the winners are.....
August 24, 2011
Thanks to everyone who participated in the survey! We were super excited to see how many of you filled it out!
Getting to Know You & Win! Win! Win! A $50 gift certificate
July 21, 2011
June 22. 2011
It's officially Summer!
Last of *Limited Edition* Blazers! At Redbike!
March 1, 2011
Redbike now has the *Limited Edition* Charcoal Blazer in stock!
December 6, 2010
Attention Bike Fashion Lovers!
Please Vote for Riyoko!
November 24, 2010
riyoko urban bikewear has been entered into the ISPO Brand New Awards.
Please Email Again!
Hello Good People!
Check It Out! SF Bike Expo! November 6th, 2010!
October 19, 2010
Fresh! Hot! Pieces from riyoko at buttery good prices!!
Stock up for Christmas and beyond! <3
When: November 6th, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Where: the Cow Palace, San Francisco
for more details, click here
September 22 - 24, 2010
Salut! It's been a long time! Good things are happening!
Riyoko Urban Bikewear
August 19, 2010
You can find riyoko urban bikewear @ these locations:
December 19 + 20, 10:30AM - 4:30PM
Five + One
November 21 + 22, 10AM - 5PM
A Two-Day-Sale Event
free admission + free parking + coffee and snacks
For more info: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=172812057371&ref=ts#/event.php?eid=172812057371
Calgary Folk Festival
July 22, 2009
riyoko will make its debut at Calgary Folk Fest this year, July 23 - 26 at Prince's Island Park. We will be located in the Arts market. See you there!
July 22, 2009
Fall Studio Sale. TBA.