it’s that time of year again! we’re so excited to do our “12 days of holiday giveaways” again this year. we’re kicking off our 12 days with a BIKE giveaway from ! one lucky winner will win a single-speed PUBLIC C1 or V1 along with fun goodies to deck our your bike like a , and ! a $500+ value! click through below to enter and stay tuned for tons of incredible giveaways we have coming for you in the next 12 days!

bike giveaway! | designlovefest


here’s how to win…

1) visit the public bikes  and take a look around!

2) leave a comment below with a link to your favorite bike (C1 or V1) and the model, size, and color you would choose if you won!

one winner will receive a PUBLIC C1 or V1 (winner can choose model, size, and color) and accessories. the winner will be chosen on december 21st at 10am PST. use the code DESIGNLOVE for 20% off any full-priced accessories and gear through 12/14. open to our readers in the contiguous u.s. only, sorry!


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    Geraldine says:

    I have been eyeing and dreaming about owing one of these beautiful bikes for a while now! The C1 in turquoise size small is the one for me!

    Ligia Stan says:

    PUBLIC M7i Mixte in Mint colour!

    Amanda U. says:

    I like the Public V1 in Avocado size small/medium!

    Nicole says:

    So fun! I live in the city and don’t have a car so a bike would make getting around so much easier! Love the v1 in glacier blue, size small-medium

    Emily says:

    I adore the C1 in Mint!

    Megan says:

    love the C1! turquoise especially.

    Ooh! I’ve had my eye on the V7 for a while, but that antique rose gold is stunning! I’m a Small/Medium but it’s sold out!

    Katie says:

    Love these! I would go with the C1, purple, in a small!

    Regina says:

    Oh, la! The second I saw the C1 in amethyst, it just tugged right at my heart!

    ivete says:

    i just LO-VE this PUBLIC V1 bike!

    Susanna m says:

    I like the Public V1 in Black size small/medium! love your sweepstakes and your giving heart!

    Courtney says:

    This bike is so adorable!

    I would love to ride around the city in the C1 turquoise bike, size small-medium!

    Grace says:

    Love the V1 in green!

    Pascale says:

    I have been dreaming about these beautiful bikes for years! The V1 in avocado size small/medium is the one for me!

    Skye says:

    I love the C1 in turquoise! Size small. What an awesome giveaway!

    Linh says:

    How adorable! I’ve been shopping around for a bike, and the C1 in that gorgeous turquoise color would be perfect for me to get to and from work! I’m quite short though, so I would definitely have to go with a small-medium size.

    Sharon says:

    I would choose the public V1 single speed, S/M in avocado. Beautiful shape!

    Holly says:

    I LOVE this green C7i: ! In a size medium!

    Danielle says:

    I would get:

    In the color Amelie, and the size:small/medium.
    I love the vintage look of their bikes!

    Dreaming of riding the C1 in Mint down LA beach boardwalks! In Medium-Large, of course, because long legs. 😉

    Ohhh! I love the PUBLIC V1 Single-Speed City Bike in AVACADO, I especially love the color name!

    I would give this to my husband for Christmas! We are moving to the biking friendly city of Denver next spring and can’t wait to sell our cars and switch to biking and public transport to be more environmentally friendly!

    Happy Holidays to whoever reads these! 🙂

    Julie says:

    I love the public C1 in cream, size medium/large.

    these are such neat bikes, I hadn’t heard of this site before, love it!

    Alex says:

    I love the V1 in black.
    My boys have the minis, they’re so cute!

    Sara says:

    I love them ALL but the C1 in black is so modern and stylish!! Size small/medium.

    Chelsea says:

    i’ve always wanted a PUBLIC bike! my favorite is the V1 in glacier blue (or avocado!) in size small-medium.

    Erin says:

    And I’d get the Large Mint – mint because that’s my daughter’s middle name! 🙂

    Lisle says:

    I love the C1 in amethyst! (Size s/m)

    Chelsea Tschanen says:

    Drooling over all of them, but specifically the V1, size small, in that classic black. Can already see myself commuting to work on that one.

    Maggie says:

    I love the Black V1 in Small/Medium! Such a beautiful set of bikes.

    Julia Suarez says:

    The V1 in Glacier Blue! (Size s/m)

    Hanna says:

    Oh my gosh! Love these. I would get the V1 in black (size s/m) for sure 🙂

    Jillian says:

    The C1 in mint (small/medium) is fantastic! I would love this bike.

    Lily says:

    I’ve been eyeing one of those bad boys for a while!

    PUBLIC C1 in color cream, size small/medium please! 🙂

    Juli says:

    I love this city bike

    Julie says:

    I love the C1 in Turquoise (size m/l)! So beautiful

    Carlotta says:

    C1 in Turquois

    Allison says:

    I really like the V1! I’d get it in black in the M/L

    Meghan says:

    I recently moved to DC and it’s so much easier to bike here than NYC. I would love the V1 bike in glacier blue with silver polished rims in size S/M.

    Gretchen says:

    V1 in glacier blue! A commuting dream! those white tires!

    Nicole says:

    I LOVE the V1 (S/M) in avocado. These bikes are gorgeous!

    Sophia says:

    I would love the C1 in cream (size s/m),it’s perfect!

    dot says:

    Love the C1 in mint! I’d give this to my sister, who just got her bike stolen. 🙁

    Alejandra says:

    The C1 Small-Medium Mint is the one for me! 🙂

    Kelly G. says:

    Would love to peddle through Ann Arbor on one of these especially

    Wynn says:

    What great bikes. I like the Glacier Blue V1 in S/M.

    Claire says:

    The C1 bike in avocado please and thank you!

    Amy says:

    That C1 Amelie is to die for! That cute basket is perfect for a picnic ride through the park

    Yvonne says:

    Oh my gosh! I love the C1 in cream and probably need a small/medium . It’s such a dream!

    Erika says:

    Gorgeous bikes.. I love the C1 in Amethyst size small/medium!!

    Catherine says:

    Loving the C1 in mint! I can already see myself cruising to the Winter Park Farmers Market.

    Kristi says:

    The small PUBLIC V1 in avocado has me all over it! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

    Laura says:

    I love the Public C1! I would do the Turquoise in Medium/Large

    mary says:

    I love the C1 in Cream! I would love to put my dog in the basket!

    jody marie says:

    v1 black s/m

    I can just imagine whipping around the streets of DC on this baby! yesssssssss.

    Brit says:

    C1 in cream, definitely!

    Elizabeth says:

    Oh wow- I would love the Public C1, turquoise, small medium.

    Beautiful bikes!

    Keely says:

    I have been wanting one of this bikes for a while now! I love love love the C1 MED in MINT
    ! It is so pretty! Please please please pick me!

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    Affordable New Mixte Bike


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    Meg says:

    Love the Public V1 in black in s/m!

    Tara says:

    V1 in avocado, the most beautiful green, in small! Yes, please!

    Colleen says:

    LOVE the C1 in any color, but especially ameythst. Small-medium is perfect 🙂

    Morgan says:

    Bought the kids run bike for our kids for Christmas this year…would LOVE a matching C1 for me 🙂

    Isabel says:

    The Public V1 in glacier blue S/M is my favorite!

    Laura says:

    A S/M (30″) black V1 would be AMAZING!

    Amanda says:

    I’d choose the small-medium cream C1 ().

    Linda Takano says:

    The C1 is so cute! Love it in the small to medium in the gorgeous mint color.

    Katherine says:

    I’d go for a V1 in avocado (large) – beautiful!!