Re: [CR]Source(s) for wool tights?

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From: "Marc St Martin" <>
To: Dale Brown <>, Jon Spangler <>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Source(s) for wool tights?
Date: Thu, 1 Jan 2009 20:16:24 -0800

Hi Jon,

I believe Shaw's Lightweight Cycles (Terry Shaw) stocks Kucharik wool tights and jerseys. Give 'em a call.


Marc St. Martin
Livermore, CA
(got my clock cleaned by Mt. Hamilton today)

----- Original Message -----
From: Jon Spangler
To: Dale Brown
Sent: Thursday, January 01, 2009 6:48 PM
Subject: [CR]Source(s) for wool tights?

> Dear CR folks,
> After our ride last Saturday I realized that my wool tights have worn
> through at the crotch seams and probably need to be replaced. (The wool
> is so thin that it probably will not take a repair. They may get
> converted to leg warmers.)
> Any recommendations on a good source (preferably in northern California)
> for all-wool or 80/20 wool/nylon tights with ankle zips? I have looked at
> Rivendell and other sites, but not found anything yet that matches what I
> have.
> Jon Spangler
> whose 1930s-vintage Singer 221 sewing machine--the best of his maternal
> grandmother's three 221s--sees lots of use in Alameda, CA USA