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Fashion Weekend Edition: Between the Rain Showers

30 Nov

A weekly forecast with a chance of rain every day doesn’t have to mean dressing in head-to-toe rain gear or putting away the bike until the sun comes back out. Between the showers is the perfect time to get a quick ride in, for errands or for fun, as long as you prepare for puddles and occasional sprinkles. A short trench coat covers the sprinkles, and tall boots and cropped pants protect from the puddles of dirty water. The sunny attitude about risking getting a little damp is completely up to you.

Between Rainstorms Portrait

My bright yellow panniers, purse and helmet remind me of the yellow rain slickers popular when I was a kid.

About Fashion Friday: Inspired by a 2011 Bike to Work Day challenge sponsored by the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, this series highlights the broad range of “dress for the destination” bicycling fashions.

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Posted by on November 30, 2014 in Cycle Fashions

 

2 responses to “Fashion Weekend Edition: Between the Rain Showers

  1. georgie

    December 1, 2014 at 5:43 am

    Exactly – trench coat and knee boots over leggings are a favoute showery day combination on the bike. And trench coats are just so pretty too!

     
  2. Lizzie

    December 2, 2014 at 4:32 am

    Wonderful set-up and clothing. Wish I could find that trench coat in my size.

     

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