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Luxurious wool, extremely comfortable, great looking and durable sock. Thickness seems just right to stay cool and provide a bit more cushion than thin socks-which I found very helpful when my feet needed to recover after over doing it with thinner socks. I find them great for temperatures between about 50F and 75F. These socks take great care of your feet!
Overall I think this is a good glove, comfortable and cool running. However, it took several tries to get an acceptable fit. In all the samples I tried, from Medium to Extra Large, the index finger was very short while the rest of the glove was fine for Medium and Large and too lose in XL. I settled with Large, and there is just enough length in the index finger. Other full length gloves, including those from Castelli, don't have this short index finger issue. I have not ridden with them enough yet to comment on durability.
I am really pleased with these knickers for temperatures between about 55F to 80F, just the right amount of additional warmth for the cool morning, and not to hot up to about 80F. I also have a pair of Castelli knickers that have the Progetto X2 chamois rather than the Kiss3 chamois that these have and I find the Kiss3 every bit as comfortable as the Progetto X2. These knickers provide great freedom of movement and I've never experienced chafing with them. Grippers work well and are comfy. Bib straps do not dig in and stay flat. The only complaint-the letters that comprise the Castelli logos on the legs are starting to peel off and I expect them to completely come off in about 1 year despite taking care and washing on delicate cycle in protective mesh bag. (Others have experienced this with the Castelli Presto Bib Short). The overall performance of the knickers make up for this minor disappointment in my opinion. Really do like these knickers!
These are the most comfortable gloves I have been able to locate over several years. I think they are superior to the Castelli Castelli Rosso Corsa Glove (Non-S) which I also have a pair of. The S. Rosso Corsa; are softer, conform to the hand better and have a velcro closure. I tried different colors of this same glove and found the white/grey version to be just a bit softer and more comfortable than the black or red. I've had them now for about one month and they are my favorites by far.
I've had this vest now for about 4 months from December through March and by far my go to vest for most rides. What I like about it is the ability to adjust ventilation while I ride using the full front zipper, the two chest zips and the two back zips. I'm able to get just the right amount of ventilation for flats, climbing and descending under varying temperatures. I've used the vest with various long sleeve jerseys and I ride in the San Francisco Bay Area coastal hills where the weather can be quite variable. This vest handles that well. Air temp range I've used the vest: 38F to 70F. Final words - Real Cyclist fit chart has worked well for me, and yes, the vest collar does does not have fleece as others have noted.