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With new bike lanes and Capital Bikeshare stations constantly cropping up across town, D.C. is garnering a well-earned rep as a cycle-friendly city. Luckily, accessory companies are starting to cater to more fashion-conscious cyclists — not just the gearheads and die-hard commuters. Even when form has to follow function, you can still end up with some really gorgeous creations. We're talking handcrafted classic baskets, innovative storage ideas, and retro-chic add-ons. And if you're going to end up with helmet hair, the culprit might as well be an awesome-looking helmet, right? We’ve gathered up a handful of amazing biking essentials and classic extras to equip the chic cyclist. Pedal on!
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On November 23, 1992, a fair maiden was born to a country music singer and his bride. They named her Destiny Hope in the belief that she would go on to great things. They appointed Dolly Parton as her godmother. And, at the age of 16, she changed her name to Miley Ray. Today, she turns 22.
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