Sometimes (like today) it’s so wet it’s time to get walkin’ in the rain…
Wearing a Duffer of St George ‘track suit’ (we feel SO out of date even saying the words ‘track suit’!), this guy’s contributing a well needed flash of blue on the grey and rainy streets, with his purple cruiser bicycle, white Nike trainers and a bright blue clothes. And just look at that chrome!
It’s getting more and more difficult to ‘keep up the chic’ with the weeks and weeks of rain we’re getting in the UK at the moment. Will someone please send us the sun, or we’ll all be riding like this soon!
Laura’s reaction to meeting Cycle Chic was “This isn’t chic, why don’t you come back in the summer when I’m wearing a dress!”. Laura’s right, and it’s difficult to expect cyclists not to don full waterproofs under Cardiff’s heavy skies. But even wet weather gear can show a little personality. Take Laura’s combination of jacket … Read more
Looking beautiful regardless of the really heavy rain, Beth is dressed in a rich scarlet jacket that’s a real contrast to her neutral cardigan and skinny jeans. With brogue-style ankle boots and a vintage scarf tied in a quick bow, she’s not letting the weather get the better of her style. Such lovely colours. Five … Read more
It was raining heavily the morning Cycle Chic met Marlon. Even so, Marlon was still smiling. Distinctive in her lovely long black scarf and leather jacket, fitted jeans with ‘bike-friendly’ ankle buttons and ‘Converse-esque’ boots, Marlon rides her dutch bike with crate at speed each day to the university where she works. After some speedy pedalling, Cycle … Read more
Cycle chic caught up with Belle on one of those days when a cup of tea in front of a fire would be a welcome alternative to riding in heavy rain, road awash with big puddles and coloured by the glazed reflection of streetlights. In the other two photographs taken of Belle, you can actually … Read more
Okay, so with all the heavy rain we’ve had lately it’s become very apparent that the ‘not-so-chic’ waterproof clothing wearers seem to be exhibiting an unusually wide range of colours. Take Mr. Yellow from a few days ago. Now here’s Madam Orange. The streets of Cardiff are starting to look like an unofficial Japanese Keiren … Read more
Sometimes you just see someone cycling that catches your eye. Spotting chic is our mission, but we couldn’t miss this bright image on the way to the Bay.
Jemma’s from Bristol, but is currently based in Cardiff. Despite the rain she is still showing her 1980s style in good measure. With black french beret, detailed belt, and super cut 1980 jacket, she’s doing the retro look – and still riding.