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by fallingwickets
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Back to a two-pass shave
Replies: 8
Views: 112

Re: Back to a two-pass shave

I have been face lathering for many years, but maybe its time to go back to a bowl to get that extra hydration etc. I'll try it when i get back home from sc

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Tortas de Aceite
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: Tortas de Aceite

by fallingwickets
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Back to a two-pass shave
Replies: 8
Views: 112

Re: Back to a two-pass shave

wouldnt the difference between lathered second pass and plain water be the same given the 'light touch' of the blade? Or is the irritation from the cream/soap?

on the subject of age and skin, the older I get, the quicker the lather seems to be drying on my face

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Boots for heavy rain
Replies: 17
Views: 209

Re: Boots for heavy rain

ditto on what Ira said

:D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: An alternative to shaving every day
Replies: 15
Views: 1475

Re: An alternative to shaving every day

I miss a couple of days a week lately, but o do agree....the shaving experience is one of the best parts of the day...its one of the few things one does that is 100% selfish and self absorbing :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Williams Redux
Replies: 17
Views: 383

Re: Williams Redux

:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

:lol:

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Feb 16, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: brush cleaning
Replies: 19
Views: 2650

Re: brush cleaning

thanks Gary. Im going to give it a try
by fallingwickets
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Texas Moss vs. G20 Scuttle
Replies: 8
Views: 274

Re: Texas Moss vs. G20 Scuttle

I promised my wife that I'd leave it in the box


another perfectly good reason to stay single :D :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: brush cleaning
Replies: 19
Views: 2650

Re: brush cleaning

what is your dawn/vinegar ratio? id like to try this with a tulip ive been using every day since 2011! :shock: :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Kitchen knives
Replies: 49
Views: 3823

Re: Kitchen knives

Murray, I use a honing rod and touch wood, so far so good. My fav knife is carbon

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 12, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Kitchen knives
Replies: 49
Views: 3823

Re: Kitchen knives

to the wife that I'd never let that (deleted) anywhere near my knives
thanks for helping to start me day with a :D :D :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Kitchen knives
Replies: 49
Views: 3823

Re: Kitchen knives

I switched to a 15° chefs choice....blissful :D :D

https://www.amazon.com/ChefsChoice-Prof ... B0018RSEMU

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Tulip etc
Replies: 25
Views: 1976

Re: Tulip etc

thanks gary
by fallingwickets
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: The Science of Sharp Blog
Replies: 26
Views: 650

Re: The Science of Sharp Blog

looks like last post was 2016, however the owner seems to still respond to comments. btw, didnt squire do something similar back in the day?

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: pots and pans
Replies: 12
Views: 560

Re: pots and pans

Chris, it is non coated. At the local restaurant supply shop, it was a whopping $12 :D

https://www.therdstore.com/winco-afp-12 ... ral-finish

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Feb 06, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: pots and pans
Replies: 12
Views: 560

Re: pots and pans

Chris, I also just recently went on a search for pots and pans and believe it or not, after reading through way too many cooking/food forum comments aluminium is the way to go and an extra tidbit...volrath gets mentioned favourably quite a LOT (non stick seems to be something to be avoided) Anyway, ...
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Taylor Old Bond Street Avocado Cream gone hard.
Replies: 8
Views: 318

Re: Taylor Old Bond Street Avocado Cream gone hard.

doesnt this make for a good example of tubs superiority over tubes? :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:57 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Tulip etc
Replies: 25
Views: 1976

Re: Tulip etc

on the subject of electrics and being 80...does anyone know what happened to pete?

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Camel Milk Soap
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: Camel Milk Soap

A South African woman? I don't see how it affects the soap and its functionality never mind me....it doesnt affect anything at all....as an ex I just find it slightly amusing. On the soap, Ive tried to use dr bonners because of the message behind it and some of the scents, but it leaves my skin fee...
by fallingwickets
Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Camel Milk Soap
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: Camel Milk Soap

Thanks.

For other gents interested:
https://thecamelsoapfactory.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_2dZhGRRhM

she 'sounds' south afrikan :roll: