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Conventions change. Lapels get skinnier or wider, shorts hemlines get longer and shorter. The world turns.
The Rapha stuff is gorgeous, but I participate in too many different sports to buy a lot of sport-specific clothing. Today I rode in to work in the pouring rain wearing my Arc'teryx Sidewinder ski coat with an lightweight Icebreaker merino wool base layer underneath. No cycle fashion points but I stayed dry.
Also go through a few wash/wear cycles before deciding on any fit adjustments.
It's been a few years but I think it from Linus. The frame has an eccentric bottom bracket so the shell rotates slightly when it is adjusted which severely limited my selection for a chainguard. It had to mount so that it rotated with the EBB. - what exactly is the anti Rapha sentiment? Is it due to the 'premium' brand positioning? Other than being in the 'steel is real' group I try to stay...
Beautiful lugging.
Something something derailleur this thread. My daily commuter: Album:
Request heavy interlining in the waistband. I have also asked for heavier in the front and lighter in the back but with that particular fabric I can't really feel the difference.
To anyone who has ordered denim from Luxire - how are the various raw denim options fading? Are they breaking in comparably to any other well known raw denim brand (APC, etc)?
Argh that feeling when my Luxire Fedex shipment misses making it onto the truck 2 days in a row...
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