Monday, 13 June 2016

OOTD - Bicycle Riding Season


Some people dust off their convertible come the warm weather, but I have another kind of summer wheels; meet Betty Blue, my beloved Dutch Step-Through bicycle.  Traditionally this bike was created so that one could wear a skirt with ease while cycling around town, and I like to still uphold this in modern times.  I couldn't have thought of a better outfit than my handmade Meemoza floral skirt and light blouse. There is something so special that you can actually feel when wearing hand-made clothing - each stitch, pleat and hem appears so much daintier when you know that an actual human is responsible for them. Sustainable fashion all the way! So if you see a girl in skirt bicycling though Toronto (with a helmet, of course) give her a wave, it's probably your favourite Petite Noob!

Skirt + Top - c/o Meemoza, Shoes - Old Navy, Bag - Madewell
Sunglasses - Karen Walker






What do you guys think?  Do you have some summer wheels too? Would you wear a skirt while bike riding?  Let me know!

xo Joëlle
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11 comments

  1. Love this! You look so French countryside! And such a beautiful skirt.

    xx Gabriella
    pastelsandpastries.com

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    1. Thank you Gabriella! Call me crazy, but I love wearing skirts like this one a leisurely bike ride.

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  2. I love the outfit and the bike! The photos turned out so gorgeous from this shoot!

    Jackie
    Something About That

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    1. Thanks Jackie! I'm so glad that you like the look and the bike - I am obsessed with my bike!!

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  3. Mu summer wheels do not have a brake, so wearing a skirt not ideal for me when biking. lol. Love this cute skirt on you though.

    Eleni xo
    Bijuleni

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    1. Haha thanks Eleni - and good call on the not wearing a skirt with your brake-less wheels! Safety first! xo

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  4. Hi there!

    Thank you Joelle for such a beautiful look!

    I thought you all would like to know that we just shipped a couple of our locally printed floral skirts (featured in this post) to ''Coal Miner's Daughter'' on Queen Street West.

    Have a great summer girls!


    Emilie Rioux
    Designer & Founder
    Meemoza, Inc.

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