I would happily wear this late Victorian cycling suit, (c.1896-1898) any day of the year.

American Cycling Suit of wool, leather, silk, linen, and cotton. Ensemble features a bifurcated skirt that allowed the rider a more comfortable ride while also giving the modest appearance of a skirt at front.

Bicycling Suit, circa 1896

From Conventions to Curators: Period Steampunk Fashions

By the 1890s, clothing to be worn while bicycle riding was being produced. This particular ensemble features a bifurcated skirt that allowed the rider more comfort and ease while also giving the modest appearance of a skirt at front.

Cycling suit Date: Culture: American Medium: wool, leather, silk, linen, cotton

Close-Fitting Stand Collar Batman Costume Long Sleeve Men's Cycling Suit (Jacket+Pants)

Close-Fitting Stand Collar Batman Costume Long Sleeve Men's Cycling Suit (Jacket+Pants)

Close-Fitting Stand Collar Batman Costume Long Sleeve Cycling Suit (Jacket+Pants) For Men Cycling Suits

Cycling suit. This particular ensemble features a patented bifurcated skirt that allowed the rider a more comfortable ride while also giving the modest appearance of the skirt at front. Other more daring ensembles featured fully bifurcated Knickerbockers.

Suit, Cycling This particular ensemble features a patented bifurcated skirt that allowed the rider a more comfortable ride while also giving the modest appearance of the skirt at front. Other more daring ensembles featured fully bifurcated Knickerbockers.

Trouville, Cycling Suit, 1896 (via).

Trouville, Cycling Suit, 1896 (via).

cycling suit ca. 1895-1900 via Manchester City Galleries

1895 Cycling Ensemble British Manchester City Galleries Retro Rack: Fashion Retrospective ~ Those Uppity Women on Bikes

Pee-Wee Herman Cycling Suit

Pee-Wee Herman Cycling Suit

The glitziest and glamoriest from last night's award show!

$29.99--Mens TrackSuit Jogging Sweat Suit Gym Fit Cycling Suit 10 colors black red M-4XL

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$29.99--Mens TrackSuit Jogging Sweat Suit Gym Fit Cycling Suit 10 colors black red M-4XL

Summer bicycle Jersey women 2017 pro team fondo lightweight cycling Jersey sweatshirt ropa ciclismo short sleeve cycling suits

Summer bicycle Jersey women 2017 pro team fondo lightweight cycling Jersey sweatshirt ropa ciclismo short sleeve cycling suits

Modeled after Pee-wee's iconic ensemble, this spandex skinsuit is available for purchase at Podium Cycling, who note that it is "designed to help you tackle bike rides with humor."

Pee-Wee Herman Cycling Suit

Cycling Suit, A. G. Spalding & Bros. (American): ca. 1902, American, wool.    Marking: [label] "A.G. Spalding and Bros."

Cycling suit A. 1902 Culture: American Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 17 in. cm) Length (b): 33 in. cm) Credit Line: Hoechst Fiber Industries Fund, 1982

Anna Held was a famous Ziegfeld girl and is often credited with helping Ziegfeld establish his famous Ziegfeld Follies. A picture of her on her bicycle was part of a montage of “Actresses as Bicycle Riders” Jordan, Marsh & Co., Spring and Summer #1897 #1890s

Anna Held was a famous Ziegfeld girl and is often credited with helping Ziegfeld establish his famous Ziegfeld Follies. A picture of her on her bicycle was part of a montage of “Actresses as Bicycle Riders” Jordan, Marsh Co.

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