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by Shave4Fun
Sun May 20, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 492

Re: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Sunday : Razor: 1946 Super-Speed Blade: Super Iridium #1 (Blade from ca. 2010) Brush: TGN Best Badger set in an Ever-Ready 500 handle Cream: TOBS Rose P/S: Thayer's Unscented Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel w/ Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food Edt: IZOD "Essential" Regards,
by Shave4Fun
Sat May 19, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 492

Re: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Saturday:

Razor: Merkur 34C
Blade: Schick Super Platinum #9
Brush: Semogue 1250
Soap: Williams
P/S: Thayer's Unscented Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel w/ Lucky TIger After Shave & Face Tonic
A/S: Nivea Vitalizing A/S
Edt: none

Ciao,
by Shave4Fun
Fri May 18, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 492

Re: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Friday:

Razor: Merkur 34C
Blade: Schick Super Platinum #8
Brush: Semogue 1250
Soap: Williams
P/S: Thayer's Unscented Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
Edt: Izod "Essential"

Ciao,
by Shave4Fun
Thu May 17, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 492

Re: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Thursday: Razor: Merkur 34C Blade: Schick Super Platinum #7 Brush: Semogue 1250 Soap: Williams P/S: Thayer's Unscented Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel and Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic A/S: Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue EdT: Azarro Chrome Sport (complements AV just fine for my liking.) Those vintage S...
by Shave4Fun
Wed May 16, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: In Praise of the Ordinary Razor
Replies: 35
Views: 907

Re: In Praise of the Ordinary Razor

Roger, if the 34C is a Merkur with a fixed head, I believe the Edwin Jagger is a tiny bit milder. I'm intrigued by the General, but I'm wary of the blades. I require a mild razor (Mergress on lowest setting; Rockwell on 2) and a sharp blade (but not Feather-sharp). I see people here saying that the...
by Shave4Fun
Wed May 16, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: In Praise of the Ordinary Razor
Replies: 35
Views: 907

Re: In Praise of the Ordinary Razor

Well said. Nothing I can add except for two things: 1) I really like my 1946 Super-Speed and it's my go-to razor. (So, ditto on settling on one that you really like.) 2) The EJ89 is tempting to try now. How does it compare to the Merkur 34C?
by Shave4Fun
Wed May 16, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 492

Re: SOTD: May 14, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Wednesday:

Razor: Merkur 34C
Blade: Schick Super Platinum #6
Brush: Semogue 1250
Soap: Williams
P/S: Thayer's Unscented Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel and Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
A/S: Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue

Ciao,
by Shave4Fun
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 802

Re: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018

Sunday, 4/15/18:

Razor: Schick G1
Blade: China Schick #1
Brush: TGN Best Badger in an Ever-Ready 500 handle
Cream: Coates Rose
P/S: Thayer's alcohol-free unscented Witch Hazel
A/S: Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: None
by Shave4Fun
Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 802

Re: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018

Friday:

Razor: Schick G1
Blade: China Schick #6
Brush: Semogue 1250 boar
Soap: Vintage Taylor Barber w/lanolin
P/S: Thayer's alcohol-free unscented Witch Hazel
A/S: Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: Azarro Chrome Sport
by Shave4Fun
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 802

Re: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018

Thursday:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Super Iridium - #5
Brush: Ever-Ready 500 handle w/TGN super badger knot
Cream: Coates Rose
P/S: Thayer's (non-alcohol/unscented) Witch Hazel and Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
A/S: Aqua Velva
EdT: Azzaro Chrome Sport
by Shave4Fun
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 802

Re: SOTD: April 9, 2018 - April 15, 2018

Wednesday:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Super Iridium - #4
Brush: Ever-Ready 500 handle w/TGN super badger knot
Cream: Coates Rose
P/S: Thayer's (non-alcohol/unscented) Witch Hazel
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
EdT: Izod ESSENTIAL
by Shave4Fun
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Monday (April 9):

Razor: 1940s gold Tech w/slotted handle
Blade: Feather
Brush: Made-Rite with TGN Super Badger
Soap: Vintage Barber Shop w/tallow
P/S: Thayers non-alcohol Witch Hazel
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
EdT: Stetson

Regards,
by Shave4Fun
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018

SUNDAY:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Iridium Super #1
Brush: TGN Super Badger in a Made-Rite handle
Cream: TOBS Rose
P/S: Thayers Unscented Non-Alcohol Witch Hazel
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
EdT: none today
by Shave4Fun
Fri Apr 06, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Friday:

Razor: Schick G1
Blade: China Schick
Brush: Semogue 1250 boar
Soap: Vintage Taylor Barber w/lanolin
P/S: Thayer's alcohol-free unscented Witch Hazel (also styptic pencil since I sliced my face!)
A/S: Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: Hugo Boss #1

Regards,
by Shave4Fun
Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:49 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Wednesday:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Super Iridium - #3
Brush: Ever-Ready 500 handle w/TGN super badger knot
Soap: Vintage Taylor Barber w/lanolin
P/S: Thayer's (non-alcohol/unscented) Witch Hazel
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
EdT: Izod ESSENTIAL

Regards,
by Shave4Fun
Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Rose Creams and Coral Skin Food For Sale Updated
Replies: 6
Views: 622

Re: Rose Creams and Coral Skin Food For Sale Updated

So far I love the TOBS Rose cream and the Coral Skin food. Have not tried the Trumper Rose cream.
by Shave4Fun
Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: SOTD: April 2, 2018 - April 8, 2018

Monday:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Derby Extra
Brush: TGN Super Badger in a Made-Rite handle
Cream: TOBS Rose
P/S: Thayers Unscented Non-Alcohol Witch Hazel
A/S: Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: Lacoste ESSENTIAL

Ciao,
by Shave4Fun
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: **** Post Positive Member Trade Feedback Here ****
Replies: 1077
Views: 183107

Re: **** Post Positive Member Trade Feedback Here ****

Greetings,

It has been a while since trading here.
Nice purchase from MARSOM (aka, Marion) of TOBS Rose cream, Trumper's Rose cream, and Trumper's Coral Skin Food.
Fast shipping, too!

Best,
by Shave4Fun
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: March 19, 2018 - March 25, 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 940

Re: SOTD: March 19, 2018 - March 25, 2018

SUNDAY

Razor: Gold Tech
Blade: FEATHER #2
Brush: TGN Best Badger set in an EVER-READY 500 handle
CREAM: TOBS Rose
P/S: Thayer's alcohol-free Witch Hazel & Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: Lacoste Essential
by Shave4Fun
Wed Mar 21, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: March 19, 2018 - March 25, 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 940

Re: SOTD: March 19, 2018 - March 25, 2018

WEDNESDAY:

Razor: 1946 Super-Speed
Blade: Iridium Super (2010) #5
Brush: TGN Best Badger set in an EVER-READY 500 handle
Soap: Taylor C.O. Bigelow (Proraso 'green')
P/S: Thayer's alcohol-free Witch Hazel & Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
EdT: Lacoste Essential