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    20 DIY Ways To Pimp Your Bike

    If your bike is your best friend, give it some TLC.

    1. Simple Flower Basket

    2. Mint Spray Paint Job

    3. Simple Painted Bike Bell

    4. Color Swatch Bike Wheels

    apartmenttherapy.com

    The best way to use paint chips.

    5. Paint Stick Basket

    alwaysrooney.com

    Get the directions here.

    6. Crochet Bike Skirt

    ravelry.com

    Get the pattern here.

    7. Reel Bike Storage

    theatlanticcities.com

    A super cool way to give your bike a little extra storage. Directions here.

    8. Tube Light Up Bike

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    9. Or try this....

    designtaxi.com

    This DIY makes your bike safer at night.

    10. Matching Light Up Citi Bike Helmet

    learn.adafruit.com

    Click here to get all the tools and supplies.

    11. DIY Wall Bike Rack Made from Old Handlebars

    theknifeandsaw.com

    Get the tutorial here.

    12. Daisy Bike Streamers

    13. DIY Eco Bike Shopper

    bikehacks.com

    Get this insane bike hack here.

    View this video on YouTube

    Check out the step-by-step video.

    14. Graffiti Bike

    Just grab some paint markers.

    15. Crochet Bike Seat

    soulhaus.com

    Everything you need comes in this handy Knit Kit.

    16. Pallet Bike Rack

    pinterest.com

    You can salvage one from practically anywhere, and it makes a great bike rack if you've got a bunch of bike riders in your household.

    17. Bicycle Planter

    instructables.com

    Learn how to make this here.

    18. DIY Studded Snow Tires from Zip Ties

    greencupboards.com

    If you plan on riding in the snow, some simple zip ties wrapped around your tires will add some much-needed traction.

    19. Mini Bike Bar

    godownsize.com

    There's no DIY for this, but if you have any carpentry skills whatsoever, you just might be able to figure it out.

    20. Handmade Leather Cup Holder

    etsy.com

    There's no DIY for this, but you can click here to buy.

    Don't forget to have fun with your bike.

    Safety first! Please don't drink and bike.

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