Thursday, November 19, 2009

Sticker Shock & Insanity, Part III

"Grand Tour" goatskin leather cycling gloves designed by Paul Smith in collaboration with Rapha. $245.00.

Part I: Campagnolo Record water bottle cage, $159.95
Part II: Selle SMP Full Strike carbon saddle, $699.95

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  1. Nice - and only $245. At least they're black so they'll look nice after changing a flat in the rain.

    Who buys this kind of stuff?

  2. Ok, I blow money on my bike and snazzy bike clothes. But this is ridiculous.