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    Important: Decide my Bar Tape.

    Should I leave as is or Should I change it in fovor of Celeste Tape?

    As is:



    With Celeste(Pardon my bad photoshop job.)



    Well?

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    my usual stance is that celeste is always the answer.

    but not with red wheels.

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    I'd go with some deda foam or cinelli cork red tape actually...

    add celeste and you can hang it from a christmas tree
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    Celeste is often a great color, but yeah, I don't think it'll quite work with the red details.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jhota View Post
    my usual stance is that celeste is always the answer.

    but not with red wheels.
    this

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    ^ this

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    I would prefer red tape, but I want a bar tape that the red matches the rims to a T. So far everything is a bit too on the orange side(including the cinelli).
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    That is a pretty bright red. You'd probably have to get some kind of metallic red tape (or maybe cloth?) to match it.

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    Leave as is, get some nice red brake cables to match the tyres .

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    Either red or black.
    ...

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    I have this on one of my bikes. It is redder than it looks here. Cleans easily too



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    leave as is
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    black
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    Again, as I've said I would want red, but I want a red red, not a bright, orange red.

    Black tape is not an option, I don't want a cookie cutter look.
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    Celeste and Red does go well together.

    I made my decision, I'm going to go with the Celeste.
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    Red and Black harlequin wrap

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post


    Celeste and Red does go well together.
    To each their own, of course, but I think the Celeste and red Bianchi models look fairly awful. Harsh and unpleasant.

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    I might also be giving a hint to my next direction for the color scheme.

    Remember though I have changed my mind as I sleep on it.
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    If you got Celeste rims to go with the tape, then you'd have something.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    If you got Celeste rims to go with the tape, then you'd have something.
    That's what I'm thinking.
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    Clashing colors is the new black. I say go with celeste.

    If it makes you feel any better, i have a bike with a green frame, purple wheels, and pink handlebar tape...

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    Got another option: Yellow. It would match the lettering on the tires.
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    I bet Fizik makes some very comfortable, semi-metallic red gel wrap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    To each their own, of course, but I think the Celeste and red Bianchi models look fairly awful. Harsh and unpleasant.
    Are you kidding! What could look sexier than red and celestine! The bike in question though would look sweet with a red/black combo tape not celestine.

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