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Bicycles Are Back in Fashion... Literally

At $3,400, the Gucci cycle is one of the eight exclusive accessories designed especially for the forthcoming Beijing Olympics.

Published: 14-Jul-2008

There was an episode in Friends where Ross tried — in vain — to teach Phoebe to ride a bicycle. Two of the sitcom's characters, Courtney Cox and Jennifer Aniston, were in the news recently when Cox gifted Aniston a bicycle.

Not just another bicycle, it was a Chanel worth $12,000 and came with a quilted leather seat and saddlebag inscribed with the famous Chanel logo.

Only 50 Chanel cycles have been created all over the world, a reason why each comes with a Chanel certificate too. And since fashion is the mainstay of the brand, the cycle even has jewelled pant clips for preventing trousers from getting caught in the chain.

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