Front and back lights are standard for cycling safety, but to make sure we were pedaling with even more pop, we tried BikeWrappers ($45, The three stretchable nylon sleeves easily fit on the frame — there was even a gap to accommodate the water bottle — and relied on Velcro to stay put. Our ride in Clarendon attracted a couple of odd looks, but hey, they were looking.

Written by Express contributor Kris Coronado