“The novelties of one generation are only the resuscitated fashions of the generation before last.”
- George Bernard Shaw (another Irish guy genetically unqualifed to comment on fashion)
Ah yes, New Year Day. The cue for Pro Tour teams to roll out their new maillots.
Green Edge looks like they snagged and tweaked the now defunct Lay-o-pard kit. ("No worries mate, watch this, easy...I'll just change that sky blue to green... now that's a real beauty, eh?)
Classic style? Here's a photo that's an icon of original classic maillot style: The Four Horseman of Notre Dame...des Cyclistes: Bobet, Geminiani, Anquetil and Riviere. I'm pretty sure this shot is from 1959. The rat pack had nothing on these guys, believe me.
If the famous Tour de France cartoonist Pellos was still alive, I'd bet he'd get it. And would approve, don't you think?.