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by fallingwickets
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:28 am
Forum: ShutterBug Shaver
Topic: San Diego beach
Replies: 2
Views: 77

Re: San Diego beach

thanks gary...nice pic

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:27 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Checking out some Taylor's soap and creams
Replies: 11
Views: 863

Re: Checking out some Taylor's soap and creams

I used taylors soaps for many years and then i stumbled upon smf :D :D :D

Good to read that they still make good soaps

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:00 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 1122
Views: 117696

Re: What are you reading?

washington black by esi edugyan
by fallingwickets
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Shaving soap or cream of the day
Replies: 2078
Views: 89331

Re: Shaving soap or cream of the day

I used MdC for the first time in months.....forgot what a brilliant soap it is

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Helpful suggestions:
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: Helpful suggestions:

great thread...13 thumbs up for the laughs

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Jan 04, 2019 5:15 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Package incoming from Pakistan
Replies: 18
Views: 409

Re: Package incoming from Pakistan

i bet customs are to blame gary. either way quite amazing that a parcel can move around the world so quickly

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Dec 25, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Mince Pies etc
Replies: 19
Views: 720

Re: Mince Pies etc

Can you fedex leftovers??? :D

One thing about america that i really dont like: no mince pies at the local bakeries

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Forum Feedback
Topic: 'Website not secure' notification
Replies: 6
Views: 482

'Website not secure' notification

using google chrome when logging on here at smf there is a red notification in the address saying that the site is not secure. if its costly to fix, can we pass a collection can around? thanks

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Book shelves / getting old
Replies: 3
Views: 196

Book shelves / getting old

I didnt want to hijack the 'what are you reading thread' but gary posted about having books collecting dust and thoughts about boxing them up.....NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.....looking at the books you've read over the years stacked on a shelf is almost euphoric inducing....dont pack them away gary! and t...
by fallingwickets
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Prep Revolution
Replies: 9
Views: 326

Re: Prep Revolution

a real word too!!!! :D :D

floc·ci·nau·ci·ni·hil·i·pil·i·fi·ca·tion
/ˌfläksəˌnôsəˌnīˌhiləˌpiləfiˈkāSHən/Submit
noun
the action or habit of estimating something as worthless. (The word is used chiefly as a curiosity.).
by fallingwickets
Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: New blade bad shave
Replies: 17
Views: 529

Re: New blade bad shave

EL Alamein wrote:
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:44 pm
Robert, go to Nova Scotia - it's worth the price of admission.

Chris
+1 and 27 thumbs up on the great idea!
by fallingwickets
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: New blade bad shave
Replies: 17
Views: 529

Re: New blade bad shave

welcome to smf, robert. Hopefully you get your razor issues sorted so that you can enjoy your new purchase

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 1122
Views: 117696

Re: What are you reading?

a fantastic read: when breath becomes air by paul kalanithi

still plowing through 'silk roads'

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Dec 14, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Return of the VLB?
Replies: 5
Views: 740

Re: Return of the VLB?

Pass!

I'm sure buzz et al think differently, but there's nothing useful, besides the looks, of a big brush

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What made you smile today?
Replies: 14
Views: 879

Re: What made you smile today?

post a pic gary!!!!!!!!!!!
by fallingwickets
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:32 am
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: Marseille/Aleppo/Castille soaps, Yardley, Mitchells Wool Fat
Replies: 8
Views: 458

Re: Marseille/Aleppo/Castille soaps, Yardley, Mitchells Wool Fat

Sam, found at whole foods but currently buying via amzn because WF's stopped selling it....Nubian goat milk and chai. Ingredients: https://postimg.cc/p9GD8Bg2 i rotate between this, mwf vinolia and yardley, although after reading Murray's comment, Im going to buy a bar neutrogena and use it instead ...
by fallingwickets
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Simpler still
Replies: 17
Views: 752

Re: Simpler still

Being a super fan of 'dry' lather, ive never understood the santa claus beard of lather either. I think sam and i have always been opposites viz. soap and cream,s I try creams once in a while (hello coates rose!) but its too much for two consecutive shaves.....my skin just doesnt do well, probably b...
by fallingwickets
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Royal Yacht
Replies: 45
Views: 5758

Re: Royal Yacht

thanks for the interesting, informative thread....learn something new everyday...for me, up until now i had never heard of g thomas. did he make a good rose??? :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Nov 22, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Thanksgiving
Replies: 5
Views: 344

Thanksgiving

Just a short note to share with all of you wonderful gents....one of the things I am thankful for today is smf and the friendships i have made through it over the years. 2367 thumbs up to all of you!!

Wishing all a very grand day

clive