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“If you censor the designer, your project won't speak volumes” 

                                                                                   ~ Shasta Smith




The famed Vintage Monkey is home to Shasta Smith’s "office".  Open to the public and located in downtown Sacramento, California, it's known for its very eclectic interior and classic motorcycles.  You'll be greeted at the door with a 30' round circle bar to sit and socialize at, a stunning event venue, and a multi-motorcycle exhibit featuring a rotating selection of vintage classic bikes...

not to mention an amazing vintage motorcycle restoration shop to keep you running and on the road.  Every guest and client experiences expert service, pride of style, and great personalities in this world class venue.  Smith’s Vintage Monkey has been published all over the world in both print and TV.  One of a kind design and a one of a kind experience!  

It's truly 6500 Sq. Ft. of insperation.   




We all find interest in different things, Shasta's happens to be avant-garde design and classic motorcycles. She has a nineteen year history in architecture, design, and hands on construction.  If you are a TV watcher you will have seen her hosting the international TV show Red Hot Design and she produces a YouTube original series called Motorcycle Mondays. Shasta is a 26 year veteran rider, and it shows.  Her work has been featured worldwide and is pure passion driven.  Among the many projects she works on,  Shasta designs vintage motorcycles for charity, non-profits and is one of the Global Ambassadors for Distinguished Gentleman's Ride.  Her love of motorcycles and destination location has provided customers and fans a piece of the largest subculture in the world.  We welcome you to the family.  Read more: PRESS