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Vintage Sexism: How Ever Did Belles Go Biking?

To celebrate National Bike Week and the curious coincidences that we as women sometimes encounter when faced with the wonders of advertising, we're taking a look back at old school ads. Read more »
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Earth Day Elite: Two Cycle-chic Looks with Bike PGH

With spring fully sprung, and our bikes officially out of retirement, what better day than Earth Day to stop by the office of Bike PGH to give biking babes Becca and Jane a retro-inspired outfit revamp? Read more »
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Bag of Tricks: How to Make a DIY Bike Pouch

If our Pedal Pretty DIY series left you itching for more bike-based craft tutorials, consider this your lucky day! We’ve teamed up with Gwen Lutz of Nooworks to give you the skinny on how to make a handy handlebar pouch for your two-wheeler. Read more »

Two-wheeled Wonders: Bike Street Style by Fashionist


Nikki, photographed on Valencia Street.

Dressing cycle chic seems to be second nature to San Franciscans, especially around Bike to Work Day in the Bay Area! In honor of this May 10 event, we asked street style blogger Mai, …

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Helmet-Friendly Hairdos for the Gal on the Go

It’s easy to make a favorite dress cycle-friendly (just add leggings) – but how does a lady style her hair? Wearing a helmet is a must, but the combination of humidity and the snug fit can impart less-than-comely creases …

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You’ve Got a Head for Cuteness – and Safety!

I’ll admit it, sometimes helmets look kind of dorky and not that cute. But, what’s definitely not cute is suffering a serious injury due to not wearing one. Chances are that you wear a seat belt every time you get …

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Head Over Wheels

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We’re head over ‘wheels’ for this charming love story chronicling the union of two very unlikely partners: a bike and a sewing machine! It’s part of a collaboration between Spanish brand, peSeta, and the …

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Pedal Savvy Fashion

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Last weekend, the ModCloth Blog visited the annual San Francisco Bike Expo to check out the Pedal Savvy Fashion Show.  Living in the Bay Area means bike commutes and weekend rides are a regular part of life, so we’re …

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Write a Bike

All images via Juri Zaech.

We know. We’re drooling, too. Whether you’re a typography or bike enthusiast (or both), I think we can all agree that Swiss art director Juri Zaech‘s personalized bikes are the stuff design dreams …

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Outfit of the Week: No Style Rules – I Do What I Bike!

Now that summer’s sunny rays have finally percolated into Pittsburgh, I’m revved up about ditching the four wheels of my car for the two wheels of my bike. Riding around in dresses is doable, though difficult, so I’m opting for …

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