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Kid: Madeline Reagan, 16
“I like quirky clothes, and the parrot’s quirky. I mean, who wears a parrot sweater?”

Leather biker jacket ($260), sequin parrot sweater ($170), and red jeans ($80) at Topshop, 478 Broadway, nr. Broome St.; 212-966-9555. Shoes, Maddy’s own.

Mom: Elizabeth Teasdale
“She finds pieces that I don’t understand, but she sees the vision. One night, she threatened to go out with a velvet riding helmet on! It makes more sense to me to invest in staples like a navy blazer.”

Blazer ($168), denim skirt, ($58), chain drape necklace ($45), beaded necklace ($48), and biker boots ($230) at Madewell, 486 Broadway, at Broome St.; 212-226-6954. Open crewneck painter tee ($29.50) and opaque tights ($16.50) at J Crew, 99 Prince St., at Mercer St.; 212-966-2739.

Photographs by Hannah Whitaker.
Styling by Doria Santlofer.

Kid: Jaden Lander, 7
“I like my sweatpants slippery because I like to slide.”

Because We Were Bored shirt ($49.50) and Adidas track pants ($30) at Lester’s, 1534 Second Ave., nr. 80th St.; 212-734-9292. Converse sneakers ($30) at Journeys, 28 E. 14th St., nr. Fifth Ave.; 212-645-1213.

Mom: Amy Wechsler
“When he was younger, he wore jeans. Now he refuses. But I think he looks so cute in jeans.” Jaden: “No way.””

Polo shirt ($35) at Ralph Lauren Children’s Store, 878 Madison Ave., nr. 71st St.; 212-606-3376. Jeans ($39.50) and leather belt ($28) at Crewcuts, 1190 Madison Ave., nr. 87th St.; 212-348-9803. Penny Loafers ($85) at Brooks Brothers, 346 Madison Ave., at 44th St; 212-682-8800.

Kid: Giovanni Dingcong, 14
“The shirt’s comfortable and loose, so I can move. I like solid, plain colors. Nothing too showy.”

Basic Tee ($9.99) and Nike Santa Cruise sneakers ($64.99) at Foot Locker, 1530 Broadway, nr. 45th St.; 212-869-4983. Slim Straight Jeans ($69.50) at the Levi’s Store, 536 Broadway, nr. Spring St.; 646-613-1847. Oboe headphones ($60) at We Are the Superlative Conspiracy, 282 Lafayette St., nr. Prince St.; 212-925-9372.

Dad: Daryle Dingcong
“I like a more fitted shirt, not one that comes down to his hip like all the other kids wear in his school.”

Argyle sweater ($79.50) at Banana Republic, 626 Fifth Ave., at 50th St.; 212-974-2350. Single Needle Shirt ($168) at Steven Alan, 103 Franklin St., nr. Church St.; 212-343-0692. Everyday Khakis ($29.50) at Old Navy, 150 W. 34th St., nr. Seventh Ave.; 212-594-0049. Gola sneakers ($70) at Tani Shoes, 2020 Broadway, at 69th St.; 212-873-4361.

Kid: Hannah Sklar, 13
“I like to shop at vintage stores because the clothes are unique. I once stenciled the face of Elvis onto a pair of jeans.”

Crocheted vest ($6.95), black-and-white sweater ($12.95), ankle boots ($17.95), and beaded necklace ($12) at Beacon’s Closet Park Slope, 92 Fifth Ave., at Warren St.; 718-230-1630. Red jeans ($29.99) at H&M, 435 Seventh Ave., at 34th St.; 212-643-6955.

Mom: Donna Maione
“Even when she was 4 years old, she would mix plaid with floral. This is cleaner. I would like her to look a little more coordinated.”

Anne Klein Sport Tank top (worn as dress, $5) at Jones New York in the Classroom Benefit sample sale. Knit-trim tank top ($34) at Abercrombie & Fitch, 720 Fifth Ave., at 56th St.; 212-381-0110. Crocheted knee socks, mom’s own vintage socks. Jeffrey Campbell leather cutout shoes ($98) at 4 Play BK, 360 Seventh Ave., nr. 10th St., Park Slope, Brooklyn; 718-369-4086.

Kid: Gina Piersanti, 11
“I’ve seen Hair four times and I’m deeply obsessed with it.”

Denim vest ($49.50) at the Levi’s Store. Floral Field ruffle top ($15.80) at Forever 21. Interlock Miniskirt ($25) at American Apparel. Patterned tights ($38) and suede bag ($790) at Anna Sui. Bracelets ($25-35) and necklace ($62) at Lucky Brand Jeans. Rachel Leigh wrap headband ($88) at Wink. Dr. Martens leather boot ($120) at Macy’s.

Mom: Jill Armus
“We don’t disagree over the look. I just want the budget-conscious version.”

Denim vest ($39.95) and black boots (approx. $40) at H&M,. Xhilaration Peasant Top, $14.99 at Target. Fleurish zebra-print skirt ($28) and peace-sign necklace ($24) at Macy’s. Footless tights ($8.50) and wood-tone barrettes (three for $6.50) at Claire’s, 2267 Broadway, nr. 82nd St.; 212-877-2655. Bag ($12) and bracelets ($12, buy one, get one for 88 cents) and at JCPenney, Manhattan Mall, 901 Sixth Ave., nr. 33rd St.; 212-295-6120.

Alvaro Francisco Olsen (left) West 36th Street and Broadway. On April 16, 2008, Olsen, an El Salvadoran immigrant living in Jackson Heights, was killed by a DHL truck.

Flaco East 153rd Street and Melrose Avenue, the Bronx. On May 18, 2007, a thief known as Flaco stole a fourteen-karat-gold cross from a jewelry store on Elton Avenue. He was struck by a city bus as he fled. The necklace was never recovered.

Unknown (left) Utica Avenue and Fulton Street, Bed-Stuy. On October 18, 2007, an unidentified 25-year-old was killed by a speeding van. The driver pled guilty to criminally negligent homicide.

Andrew Ross Morgan Houston and Elizabeth Streets. On June 22, 2005, Morgan was biking to Blue Ribbon Bakery Market, where he worked as a manager, when he was pinned under the axle of a furniture delivery truck.

Jerome Allen (left) Hylan Boulevard and Lipsett Avenue, Staten Island. On April 26, 2005, during a daily sunset ride near his home, Allen was struck from behind by a Lexus SUV. He was a member of the Staten Island Bicycle Association.

Eric Ng West Side Highway and Clarkson Street. On December 1, 2006, Ng was struck by a BMW on the Hudson River Park bikeway. According to police, the driver reached 60 mph.

Carl Henry Nacht (left) West Side Highway and 38th Street. After dinner on June 22, 2006, Nacht, a doctor who often cycled to make house calls to his elderly patients, was hit by an NYPD tow truck crossing the Hudson River Park bikeway.

Shamar Porter Linden Boulevard near Williams Avenue, East New York. On August 5, 2006, Porter’s Little League team won its playoff game. He was struck by a minivan after leaving the field.

Reginald Chan (left) Third Avenue and 17th Street. On September 15, 2006, Chan was hit by a flatbed tow truck while making a delivery of Chinese food.

Brandie Bailey Houston and Essex Streets. On May 8, 2005, Bailey was struck by a private sanitation truck while on her way home to Williamsburg after waitressing at the West Village restaurant Red Bamboo. Bailey was a regular at CBGB, where a memorial was held in her honor.

Craig Murphey (left) Ten Eyck Street and Union Avenue, Williamsburg. Early in the morning of October 18, 2007, Murphey was biking home from escorting his date to her South Williamsburg apartment. According to police reports, Murphey attempted to outrun a gas truck turning left on Ten Eyck Street. His pelvis shattered on impact, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. In his honor, over 40 friends have since received tattoos that read BE BETTER.

Frank C. Simpson Linden Boulevard near 175th Street, St. Albans. Simpson, a janitor returning from the evening shift at a Con Edison facility, was hit by a Dodge Stratus on November 9, 2006.

Jose Mora (left) North Conduit and McKinley Avenues, Cypress Hills. On September 4, 2006, 11-year-old Mora was on his way to the barber for a back-to-school haircut; that week, he was to start the sixth grade at nearby Junior High School 302. He was struck by a Honda while walking his bike across an intersection.

Jonathan Neese South 4th Street and Roebling Street, Williamsburg. On August 12, 2006, Neese, a bike messenger known as “Bronx Jon,” was struck by a livery cab while cycling from Brooklyn to Manhattan.

Sam Khaled Hindy (left) Base of the Manhattan Bridge. On November 16, 2007, Hindy was run over after mistakenly entering a Manhattan Bridge lane reserved for cars.

Habian Rodriguez Main Street and Horace Harding Expressway, Flushing. On September 1, 2007, Rodriguez collided with a city bus and died 30 minutes later.

Elizabeth Padilla (left) Fifth Avenue and Prospect Place, Park Slope. Commuting to the Brooklyn Bar Association on June 9, 2005, Padilla swerved to avoid the open door of a parked P.C. Richard’s truck. She lost control of her bike and fell underneath the wheels of an ice-cream delivery truck.

Juan Luis Solis East Gun Hill Road and Bouck Avenue, the Bronx. Attempting to pass a double-parked car on June 22, 2007, Solis was struck by a box truck and died of severe head trauma. The truck did not stop.

Jeffrey Moore (left) Chauncey Street and Rockaway Avenue, Bed-Stuy. According to witnesses, on May 29, 2007, Moore was run over (twice) by his girlfriend Jeanine Harrington. She was indicted on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon (her Nissan Pathfinder).

Derek Lake Houston Street and La Guardia Place. On June 26, 2006, Lake reportedly skidded on a steel construction plate and was crushed underneath the wheels of a passing truck.

Elijah Armand Wrancher (left) Springfield Boulevard and 130th Avenue, Springfield Gardens. On August 28, 2007, 12-year-old Wrancher attempted to ride his bicycle while holding onto a moving truck. He lost his grip and fell under the truck’s rear wheel.

David Smith Sixth Avenue and 36th Street. On December 5, 2007, Smith was biking up Sixth Avenue when the passenger-side door of a parked pickup truck opened unexpectedly. He was knocked into the path of an oncoming truck.

Anthony Delgado (left) Palmetto Street and Central Avenue, Bushwick. Shortly after midnight on April 29, 2007, 13-year-old Delgado borrowed a bike to head home from his friend’s baptism party. As he crossed the intersection, he was struck by an SUV.

Carolina Hernandez 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard, Elmhurst. On August 16, 2007, Hernandez was riding to a mall when she was struck and killed by a Chevy truck. The driver pled guilty to driving with a suspended license.

Anthony Delgado (left) Palmetto Street and Central Avenue, Bushwick. Shortly after midnight on April 29, 2007, 13-year-old Delgado borrowed a bike to head home from his friend’s baptism party. As he crossed the intersection, he was struck by an SUV.

Carolina Hernandez 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard, Elmhurst. On August 16, 2007, Hernandez was riding to a mall when she was struck and killed by a Chevy truck. The driver pled guilty to driving with a suspended license.

Anthony Delgado (left) Palmetto Street and Central Avenue, Bushwick. Shortly after midnight on April 29, 2007, 13-year-old Delgado borrowed a bike to head home from his friend’s baptism party. As he crossed the intersection, he was struck by an SUV.

Carolina Hernandez 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard, Elmhurst. On August 16, 2007, Hernandez was riding to a mall when she was struck and killed by a Chevy truck. The driver pled guilty to driving with a suspended license.

Anthony Delgado (left) Palmetto Street and Central Avenue, Bushwick. Shortly after midnight on April 29, 2007, 13-year-old Delgado borrowed a bike to head home from his friend’s baptism party. As he crossed the intersection, he was struck by an SUV.

Carolina Hernandez 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard, Elmhurst. On August 16, 2007, Hernandez was riding to a mall when she was struck and killed by a Chevy truck. The driver pled guilty to driving with a suspended license.

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