It’s time to deck the halls, be jolly, and fa-la-la. Holiday shopping season is upon us. If you’re lucky enough to have a stylish lady cyclist in your life and on your list, check out our 2014 Chic Cyclist Gift Guide. With these goodies under the tree, you’ll be sure to make her spirits bright. Away we go:
Sawako Furuno helmet
If she’s going to have helmet hair, she should have a chic culprit. Keep her safe and stylish in one of Sawako Furuno’s many helmets. With designs ranging from animal patterns to graphics of NYC, this Japanese designer knows what’s up. Available for an average of $150 here. Simply can’t decide on a pattern? Pick up a gift card from one of the brand’s many stockists.
Ingebretsen’s Biking Viking Chocolates
Contrary to popular belief, chocolate is actually a girl’s best friend. Hey, a lady needs her nourishment! Ingebretson’s, a nearly 100-year-old Scandinavian marketplace in Minneapolis, MN, has partnered with master chocolatiers B.T. McElrath to produce two fine chocolates: milk chocolate with cardamom and dark chocolate infused with coffee. Stuff her stocking with Biking Viking. She won’t be disappointed. $6.95. Pick some up here.
The Cambridge Satchel Company
Got an Anglophile on your hands? You can’t go wrong with a classic satchel from The Cambridge Satchel Company. They’re timeless, chic, and available in a variety of styles, sizes, and colors—from traditional browns to neon pinks. And each bag is handcrafted with love in Great Britain. Feeling fancy? Get the bag embossed with her initials and the company’s famous bike logo. Her inner Kate Middleton and her inner Beryl Burton will rejoice. $155. Available here.
Reclaimed Bike Gear & Wood Bottle Opener Coaster
A two-in-one coaster and bottle opener? Genius! Handmade in Texas by Rachel Spire, an artist, furniture designer, and avid cyclist, this nifty gadget will have your gal cracking open her beverage of choice and keeping her table protected in one fell swoop. Made with reclaimed wood and recycled bike gears. $15. Available here.
Bird Industries CycleChic Gift Set
In the nick of time for the holiday season: presenting our CycleChic Gift Set! Perfect for the cycling lady who seemingly has everything. Our sturdy, lined, handmade, 5″ x 9″ pouch includes:
- A Bird Industries Skirt Garter in your choice of size and color. Keeps her dresses and skirts in check while she’s cycling down the road.
- Biketastic Pocket Mirror for quick check-ups of hair and make-up.
- Blotting papers to instantly whisk away oil and shine from her face after a long ride.
- A pinwheeled Upcycled Bike Tube Ornament made from discarded bike tubes. ‘Tis the season!
Psst: Have your eye on a gift courtesy of Bird Industries? Want it to arrive safe and sound by Christmas Eve? Remember: our cut-off for domestic orders with standard shipping is 12/19.