Umbra’s second helpings: Keeping your skirt out of your bike chain
This year marks the 10th anniversary of our Ask Umbra advice column, and to celebrate, we’re pulling one particularly poignant question or tidbit of eco-advice out of the archives each week. Today, a question from a bicyclist in Berkeley:
“My skirt gets caught in the bicycle chain … Do you know any wonderful manufacturers out there who can solve my problem?”
Read on to see Umbra’s answer. Plus: She shares a website that’ll show you how to make your own “skirt guard.” And don’t you go anywhere, fellas: It works for kilts and coat tails, too.
Find more of Umbra’s pearls of wisdom here.