How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Put Together

The dog days of summer are in full swing and I can’t think of anything else I’d really rather do than saunter around town on an adorable bike. I have a Handsome cycle that I love, but lately, I’ve been eyeing so many cute vintage bikes on Pinterest that it’s making me feel like I may want a second one. Whether your wheels are vintage, eclectic, or modern, I put together a list of a few “must haves” if you want to bike around town and still look chic. I’d love to hear what kind of bike you’re wheelin’ around town in!

*Editor’s Note: Always wear a helmet!


Bike Riding Essentials

1. Cute bike basket

2. Cool sunglasses

3. Backpack or cross body bag

4. Easy dress (with room to move)

5. Comfortable shoes

6. Straw hat

7. Confidence!


How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight

How to Ride a Bike and Still Look Super Chic – Wit & Delight


Shop the Story

Madewell – Frayed Cotton And Linen-blend Wrap Mini Dress – Blue • Madewell • $120
Women’s Adidas Gazelle Sneaker • $79.95
Limited-Edition PUBLIC® C7 Bike • Serena & Lily • $598
Prada – Leather Platform Espadrilles – Black • Prada • $620
French Connection Carmen Faux-Leather Backpack, White • French Connection • $63
Fendi Black Two-Tone Cat-Eye Sunglasses • Fendi • $350
Riviera Bike Basket • Serena & Lily • $98
H&M Straw Hat • H&M • $17.99
Birkenstock Women’s Arizona Leather Double-Buckle Sandals • Birkenstock • $200
Dior Women’s “Dior So Real” Sunglasses • Christian Dior • $620
3.1 Phillip Lim ‘Soleil’ mini leather drawstring bucket bag • 3.1 Phillip Lim • $650
RAEY Crepe shirtdress • Raey • $473

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