When the Covid pandemic first hit, many people wondered how the social distancing would work. However, it opens more time for family, DIY projects, etc. One such project, that many took upon themselves and still do are the bike decorations. Bikes and E-bikes have become the most popular transportation means, which meant that they needed a bit of upgrade. Bike decorations are pretty versatile, and they include everything from bike paint ideas to decorating the bike with lights.
Spending time outside, while doing some interesting activity is great for this pandemic time. And riding an E-bike is exactly what you need. Physical activity and exercise are great for the body, and when you face an uphill, you can easily switch to the motor-assisted mode. That is what makes the E-bikes so great. Additionally, their design is pretty cool, but it might lack that personal touch to make it feel even closer to your personality and character. That is where the bike decorations come into play.
Decorating the bikes is not only a great activity, but it is a nice touch to display your E-bike. Your E-bike is your means of transport, which means it should be customized and decorated to suit your needs, style, preference, and liking. The market today offers a lot of different decorations and accessories that make each E-bike look different, interesting, and original.
Now that you have got your desire to decorate your E-bike, you might wonder what is that you can do? What are the DIY decorations that are cool? Are you out of ideas and inspirations? Well, to help you out with that, here are some amazing bike decorating ideas that you might find interesting.
Decorate your E-bike handlebar
There are lots of different ways that the handlebar can be decorated and customized per your taste. The handlebars have some interesting vibe, and decorating them adds a visual touch to the feeling you get when you are riding your E-bike. You can start by adding streamers and mirrors to beautify your E-bike handlebar. They are pretty easy to do yourself. To make the handlebar look great with streamers, you will need 3-6 ribbons, one eye screw, and one nail. The first thing to do is to poke a small hole with the nail at each end of the handlebar handle. You can also use a zipper to attach the ribbon to the handlebar or at the end of the handlebar. After that, you can screw the eye screws into the holes. They will be firmed well and you can now take your ribbons and thread them through the eyelets. For a finishing touch, tie a double knot and take a look at how the streamers look on your handlebar.
Decorate your E-bike with Basket
As you probably know so far, the baskets are a great addition to the E-bike. Not only do they look great, but they are also a very practical and necessary addition to the bikes themselves. They are just enough storage that one might need to put the personal belongings on the front, but the basket itself opens a lot of different possibilities for styling and decorations. There are different options and ways how the basket can be decorated. You can use flowers for a happy and vibrant appearance, pom-poms for a trendy look, ribbons for a classy one, and stickers if you are into the retro mood. The basket itself can hold your pet too. Just be sure to fixate it well.
Decorate your E-bike Frame
Another thing that can make the e-bike look nicer is to decorate the e-bike frame. The e-bike frame can always benefit from a new paint, which will make the entire e-bike look like a new one. There are different bike paint ideas on the internet, that offer different decoration ideas. To make the frame look like a new one, you will have to find a shop that specializes in bike painting bike frames. That will add a fresh vibe to the frame, and make it look as good as new!
Upgrade your E-bike Light
How to decorate your bike with lights? Well, lights are a necessary and important component of the entire E-bike. They are essential for safe and secure night riding. However, they are also a great way to decorate the bike and make it look a bit different than it usually looks. Different types of lights can come into play for the decorations. There are solid lights, colored lights, flashing lights. You can combine all of these lights to make the bike look different, plus, you will add to the precautionary measures for ridging in the night. Lately, very popular are the LED lights, which also look very nice. They are available in options such as a plastic attachment for the spokes to a light valve on the stem cap. They can even be put on the wheels too. Since such lights need to be connected to the battery of the e-bike, it is best not to do this project by yourself, but to ask for specialized and professional installation help.
Creativity does not know boundaries. These 4 amazing decoration ideas will make your E-bike look different. With that, you will get the feeling that your ride is special, more positive, full of life. Additionally, the e-bike will get a new look and with that, provide you with greater enjoyment and variety of rides. Decorations certainly make each object look more vibrant, so the bike itself will be a moving expression of your personal tastes, likes, styles. All of these decorations are super easy to do as your DIY project, so there is no better time than now to breathe some life into your e-bike.