la planche a roues' wooden handcrafted cruiser skateboards
la planche a roues' wooden handcrafted cruiser skateboards la planche a roues' wooden handcrafted cruiser skateboards
aug 31, 2013

la planche a roues' wooden handcrafted cruiser skateboards

la planche a roues’ wooden handcrafted cruiser skateboards
all images courtesy of la planche a roues




based on the californian spirit of original ‘cruiser’ skateboards, ‘handmade with love’ by french company la planche à roues is a new collection that adopts a similar style. offering an alternative mode of transport to move around the city, the skateboard has undergone a constant evolution in design. these handmade examples are cut from solid pieces of with oak, ash or pin wood and then customized with an engraved logo and geometrically painted shapes. made in france, the 63 x 17.5 cm light and compact series ‘colibri’ are a stylish addition to winding through the urban jungle.



board made of solid ash covered with blue and white wood stain



board made of solid pin des landes then covered with bleu wood stain



board made of solid ash covered with white wood stain and homemade bleu grip



the new collection



sanding the board



board cut from wood



view showing the drilling of the board



the tool used for stamping the board



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