The wide range of helmets, gloves, and lights from the folks at Bicycle Revolutions Boutique means safety comes first. But the artsy goods add a bit of levity.
Lissy Lou Bicycle Bloomies, $35
When it comes to dresses, your best friend holds fast to the shorter-is-better rule. Prevent pervs from getting a peek at her panties with brightly hued, one-of-a-kind shorts.
Maureen Duffy Jewelry, $42-$65
Your roomie has a knack for fixer-uppers. Inspired by abandoned frames, the enameled pins and necklaces are a quirky way to pay homage to her talent.
Endless Hats, $36-$45
The Mexican joint’s delivery boy gets those tacos to you rain or shine. Warm headgear protects his noggin from subzero temps and shows him how much you dig the speedy service.
Secondhand Cyclist Wallets and Bags, $30-$35
Due to reckless rides postgig, your boozy bandmate has had his share of flats. Crafted from recycled tubes, the pouches make the best of a sucky situation.
SoyURide Keister Kream, $15
Fed up with the city’s pothole-riddled streets, your boyfriend just booked a tour through France. See to it that his most sensitive parts don’t chafe while he cruises the hills of Provence.
Bicycle Revolutions Boutique, 711 South Fourth Street (215-629-2453 or bicyclerevolutions.com).