12 Inspiring Outfit Ideas For Summer Bike Riding

Whether you’re cruising the boardwalk or navigating the city’s concrete, there’s an outfit perfect for you. Ready to cycle with ease and elan? Click through our slideshow and get inspired!


Christina Caradona
(Image credit: Trop Rouge)

Polish your outfit with a fitted fedora that won’t fly off as you’re cycling.

Wearing: Rag & Bone Floppy Brim Fedora ($175); Hudson Signature Jean Jacket ($198); & other stories dress.

Site: Trop Rouge


Elin Kling
(Image credit: Style By Kling)

Opt for streamlined trousers with a bit of stretch.

Wearing: Elin Kling for Guess by Marciano Elsa Tee ($30) in White Clay; Acne pants; Celine bag and sunglasses.

Site: Style By Kling


Ali Lagarde
(Image credit: Adam Katz Sinding)

A mint cross-body bag punches up your outfit--and it’s the perfect hands-free solution.

Wearing: Printed top; Ksubi jeans; Prada Saffiano Lux Mini Tote Bag ($1650); Rag & Bone Harper Moto Booties ($575).


Shini Park
(Image credit: Park & Cube)

Choose a bike with a basket to hold all your fashionable accoutrements.

Wearing: ASOS sweater and skirt; Marc Jacobs Fulton Large Satchel ($1350); Nike Free Run+3 Sneakers ($75); Johnstons Tartan Scarf ($27).

Site: Park & Cube


Street Style
(Image credit: Garance Dore)

Spice up a simple t-shirt and jean shorts with a lightweight knotted scarf.

Get The Look: Calvin Klein Gathered V-Neck Slub T-Shirt ($30); Joe’s Jeans Rolled Shorts ($98); Peuterey Oblong Scarf ($59).


Natalie Joos
(Image credit: The Styleograph)

Shade your eyes with a pair of chic oversized frames.

Wearing: Karen Walker sunglasses; Osklen top and bag; vintage skirt; Loeffler Randall + SUNO shoes.

Site: Tales of Endearment


Sabrina Meijer
(Image credit: afterDRK)

Pair athletic sneakers with a cool daytime ensemble.

Wearing: Linda Farrow sunglasses; Zara shirt; H&M Trend pants; New Balance shoes; Michael Kors watch.

Site: afterDRK


Blair Eadie
(Image credit: Atlantic-Pacific)

Match your bag to your bike for standout style.

Wearing: Karen Walker Number One Sunglasses ($220); Equipment shirt; H&M dress; Celine purse; Bloch flats.

Site: Atlantic-Pacific


Bette Franke
(Image credit: Vanessa Jackman)

Opt for an unfussy outfit in sleek skinnies and a relaxed tank top.

Get The Look: Oak Jersey Tank ($27); Only Coated Skinny Jeans With Zip ($61).


Zhanna Romashka
(Image credit: The Styleograph)

Combine an oversized t-shirt dress and flats for a laid-back look.

Get The Look: Blackstone Why Tee ($44); Vera Wang Lara Flats ($123).

Site: Only Stylish People


Anne-Catherine Frey
(Image credit: Vanessa Jackman)

There’s no need to ditch your heels! A pair of flatforms offers a comfortable ride without sacrificing height.

Wearing: H&M shirt; Ralph Lauren shorts; Vivienne Westwood Anglomania platform shoes.

Site: A Truly Intriguing Subject


Street Style
(Image credit: The Styleograph)

Protect yourself from the elements with an on-trend camo jacket.

Get The Look: The Gold Republic Camo Military Jacket ($55).