Reflective badges by Katie Barton

You’d think drivers on the road would at least notice bicycles for just looking way cool. Wrong. Helping cyclists and schoolchildren to stay safe on the streets is London textile artist, Katie Barton, whose retro-reflective fabric badges raise the visibility of the badge-wearers. Plus, it helps to increase their cute quotient.

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