Bates Crates for your coffee, pastries and more January 11, 2013 joyce bike gear, Blog, Cool stuff Bates Crates are made by hand in Michigan, by one guy, once a month. No two Bates Crates will ever look exactly the same. We think it’s perfect for enjoying summer picnic weather with your bike. ““““ Share This Tweet Share Share Email joyce Posts you might like Maribyrnong Family Bike Day – Sunday 25 March This Sunday 25 March come along to Maribyrnong’s Family Bike Day and hear all about the council's current… Joyce Watts in Treadlie Magazine 22 Have you seen my feature in Issue 22 of Treadlie Magazine? Georgia Thomas interviews me about… How to fit a Nutcase Helmet Watch this short 2 minute video on how to fit your Nutcase Helmet.