Harley Davidson Customized Bike Bling’d in Multicolored Swarovski Stones – Biker Lady Bling

Screamin’ Eagle Harley Davidson Highway King – {Photograph} by Victory Jon


Kristin Carlson is a agency believer in “Loud pipes save lives,” though the identical may very well be mentioned of sparkles. Her bike bling endeavors began off small with just some hundred Swarovski crystals adorning her helmet. When she realized how the shiny stones made a big enchancment of being seen by different automobiles on the highway she continued to brighten her whole helmet in a colourful array of the glimmering Swarovski stones. Impressed by her shining lid in a radiant rainbow of twinkling gems she went on to remodel her Screamin’ Eagle as properly. Her customized Harley bike—bling’d with a blinding show of inspirational quotes from household and pals—is actually a sight to see.


A Shiny Fame

Screamin Eagle Bling Harley Davidson Motorcycle Swarovski Crystals
{Photograph} by Victory Jon

Kristin by no means supposed for her Harley Davidson Screamin’ Eagle to attract a lot consideration, however having a motorbike bling’d in its entirety with shiny rainbow crystals will completely just do that. She has met a whole lot of great people who find themselves fascinated about her bike bling, and he or she has fashioned new friendships within the course of.


“The bike has been very, very properly obtained by ladies and men alike, riders of all backgrounds and social/cultural circles. I really feel as if I’ve damaged the stereotype and lowered the obstacles between non-riders and riders. I’ve motivated girls to start out using—and others to bump up into greater bikes.”


It’s no shock that Kristin’s customized bike has been photographed a large number of occasions, however one event holds a particular and honored place in her coronary heart. She had simply accomplished the design on her bike and was using Mulholland by the Rock Retailer when the photographer Victory Jon (famous for taking Freeway Images alongside California’s coast ) took her image. He later requested if she would do a photograph shoot so he might use the pictures in his promoting. He admitted that after photographing tens of 1000’s of bikes, hers was his favourite. Kristin was thrilled to listen to this and he or she was honored to take him up on his provide.


Bike Bling Continues to Seize Consideration

To this present day Kristin continues to be amazed on the fame her customized bedazzled Harley Davidson Highway King has earned and the eye that her bike consistently receives from folks whom she has by no means even met. Not too long ago her husband rode it to a personal hanger on the Burbank Airport the place he works in order that he might have the again tire changed. Later that night a good friend informed her a few video that had been posted by a customized bike web site referred to as the Cartel Baggers, who had featured her bike as their “Bike of the day.” By the point Kristin noticed the video it had already been shared tons of of occasions and had been considered by 1000’s.


“That led to assembly new folks, and finally, this interview. I’m nonetheless so very astonished!”


Sparkle Remedy

In 2010, a yr after getting her bike endorsement, Kristin had been out using on her first bike, a Suzuki C50. She had entered right into a blind sweep when one other bike rider had fixated on her and crossed over into her lane. She efficiently maneuvered to keep away from a head on collision however she was not capable of escape severe damage. The accident shattered her foot, ankle and practically severed her leg. Sadly, her accidents proceed to plague her to this present day with needing extra surgical procedures, but this nonetheless doesn’t decelerate this distinctive lady.


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Throughout Kristin’s preliminary restoration she was decided to not let the nervousness of the accident get the very best of her and he or she turned to “sparkle remedy.” Whereas she was nonetheless on crutches she busied herself by embellishing her helmet in glittering Swarovski crystals. She additionally bravely regained her confidence by getting proper again on a metal horse and continued to journey pilon along with her husband.

On one event they headed out to a Bikefest in Las Vegas. Her crutches had been strapped to the handlebars of her husband’s bike and he or she was sporting a bling bike helmet that she had designed with just a few hundred shimmering crystals. It didn’t take lengthy for her to appreciate how noticeable the Swarovski stones glittering within the solar made them in visitors.

“One driver even pulled us over to inform us.”

Afterwards Kristin determined that she would cowl her whole helmet in a blinding show of colourful rainbow crystals. She ended up dedicating 8-hour days over the following few weeks to create her glittering customized lid.


It took 7,500 Swarovski crystals to create her spectacular bling bike helmet.


You could surprise, “how does she hold it clear?”

Kristin tells us that cleansing the Swarovski crystals is a breeze and he or she makes use of Costco aerosol glass cleaner that comprises no ammonia. After letting the cleaner soak in she makes use of an outdated toothbrush to work out the bugs. Afterwards she blots it dry with no-lint rags.


Mystic Icing

After Kristin’s accident she couldn’t return to her former profession as a private coach and sadly needed to shut her bustling health enterprise. Whereas she continued to recuperate from her in depth accidents she integrated her sparkle remedy into a brand new enterprise referred to as Mystic Icing.

She turned her massive kitchen right into a design studio of types, establishing bins of various sizes and colours of Swarovski crystals. She labored with the assortment of crystals and created superb customized designs on helmets, bike elements and clothes.



Regrettably the enterprise was not very cost-effective, coupled with how extraordinarily time consuming it was to create the customized designs, and finally Kristin had to select. She determined to return to high school to work in direction of a brand new profession and utterly modified her life. Presently she works as a Bodily Scientist within the USAF.


A Rainbow of Crystals Intertwined with Inspiring Quotes


Custom Motorcycle Bling Multicolored Swarovski Stones
{Photograph} by Victory Jon

When Kristin purchased her 2007 Screamin’ Eagle Highway King CVO in 2011, “security first” was foremost on her thoughts. That led her to start to customise her bike by including just a few Swarovski crystals to extend its visibility. She initially had no actual plan or design in thoughts when she began and shortly she was including increasingly more sparkly Swarovski stones to really make the bike her personal. She then appeared to her household and pals for inspirational quotes that she might work into her ever rising inventive design.


“The whole bike is roofed, besides the chrome. However I’m tempted.”


Kristin’s swirling multicolored design is interwoven with photographs which have particular which means to her together with inspirational quotes that her household selected that reminded them of her. (Images by Victory Jon)



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The horny angel/satan girls silhouettes signify that empowered feeling you get whenever you journey. Kristin additionally has a customized license plate: I BLINGY


Kristin creatively hid among the quotes on her bike whereas she left others in plain view.

Saddle Luggage:

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“She was a vixen when she went to high school, and whereas she be however little, she is fierce” (Shakespeare’s, A Midsummer Night time’s Dream)

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“She had not identified the burden till she felt the liberty” (Nathaniel Hawthorne’s, The Scarlet Letter)

On the tank:

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“Milwaukee Vibrator” changed the Harley Davidson brand. (A tribute to the enduring really feel and the place Harley Davidson originated, Milwaukee, Wisconsin)


Facet Panels:

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“Quoth the Raven Nevermore” (Edgar Allen Poe’s, The Raven)



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“Not all who wander are misplaced” (J.R.R. Tolken’s Lord of the Rings)


Harley David on Custom Motorcycle Bling’
{Photograph} by Victory Jon


Two and a half years and about 250,000 Swarovski crystals later, Kristin’s quoted bling bike was bedazzled in an array of colourful sparkles and he or she thought-about it completed. At the least she thought it was. Now Kristin plans so as to add a future fairing and might be reaching for the glittering Swarovski crystals as soon as once more.


“Persons are shocked that I’ve not entered it into any contests… I had by no means thought it was worthy… however perhaps someday I’ll. I’m at all times seeing how I can enhance it, and wish to repair it earlier than I enter it… perhaps after the fairing.”


Extra Bike Customizations

Kristin instantly beefed up the exhaust and put in Rinehart slip-ons to enhance the sound. In anticipation of her future fairing she changed the handlebars with 17” bars which are particularly for the fairing she might be including. She additionally added blinker button extenders and chrome button covers.


A Bike of Many Colours and Names

(Video by Kristin)

One title simply wasn’t sufficient for this dazzling fantastic thing about a motorbike however no matter title you wish to name Kristin’s bike we predict it’s an absolute jewel. “Cabaret Dancer” is what Kristin likes to seek advice from her Harley and it actually is a really becoming title with all its vivid glittering gems. Nevertheless her husband likes to name it “The Spectacle” for its visible impression.

Harley Motorcycle Bling Crystals
Photograph by Victory Jon

Her family and friends seek advice from her bling bike as “Blingy” due to her customized license plate “I BLINGY,” however most individuals who now encounter her bike name it the “Milwaukee Vibrator” since she lined over the Harley Davidson brand.


Bling Bike Equipment

Kristin’s creativity and expertise for creating superb designs with Swarovski crystals on her helmet spilled over onto her favourite bike jacket and vest.


“One can’t have sufficient sparkle of their life”


Numerous designs beautify her Angel Wings Jean Jacket.


She added a blingy sweet cranium to her vest that additionally consists of Patriot Guard Riders’ tags and pins.



Kristin’s Favourite Rides

Multicolored Swarovski Stones Harley Davidson Custom Motorcycle Bling
Photograph by Victory Jon

Dwelling in Santa Clarita, California Kristin likes to journey alongside the spectacular shoreline along with her husband. They’ve a favourite quaint resort that they frequent in Morro Bay and spend time sightseeing alongside the California coast. One other favourite, and consequently her first expertise using a Harley, was when she had the chance to journey the breathtaking shoreline in Hawaii along with her husband. Kristin regularly rides with the Patriot Guard Riders, and has a ardour to help veterans and their households.


“After spending months in Italy, I’ve caught the journey bug.”


When her husband was despatched to Italy to work for 3 months they hung out in Rome, Marsala and Sicily. Though she by no means obtained an opportunity to journey there the expertise impressed her want to journey. She has plans to journey to Spain and Portugal along with her daughter within the new yr.

Kristin Custom Motorcycle Bling Multicolored Swarovski Stones
Photograph by Victory Jon

Alongside along with her expertise for creating dazzling designs with Swarovski crystals, Kristin enjoys portray wall murals and dabbles in inside design. Kristin can also be a giant fan of buying at rallies and encourages others to do the identical. She is adamant that you may at all times get superb issues that you’d by no means discover anyplace else and a agency believer in buying regionally.


“I understand how laborious it’s to make a small enterprise profitable, so I’d advise girls (and males) to remain native and purchase from small companies.”


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