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by churchilllafemme
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Friday's shave
Replies: 63
Views: 6963

Re: Friday's shave

Friday AM 2020-04-03 Rooney Emillion 2 Porcelain-Jade Finest (26/54) Penhaligon's Castile shaving cream (vintage) Wolfman WR2-SB/WRH1 Schick Plus Platinum (2) Penhaligon's Castile aftershave (vintage) An excellent shave with some favorite components.  The razor is a bit too heavy for me but very sm...
by churchilllafemme
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Asian Movies
Replies: 5
Views: 99

Asian Movies

I recently have been downloading from YouTube and recording on DVDs some highly-rated, English-subtitled Asian movies. My wife and I watch them on some evenings during this time of lockdown. Most are quite good. Raining in the Mountain (1979) Reign Behind a Curtain (1983) The Burning of the Imperial...
by churchilllafemme
Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 1197
Views: 140519

Re: What are you reading?

My wife and suspected that our local library branch would close due to the quarantining processes, so we went and checked out a couple dozen novels. Sure enough, the next day the library closed for at least 6 weeks, probably longer; but we have lots of reading material. I am starting Mageborn: The A...
by churchilllafemme
Wed Mar 18, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Soaps, Cream
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: FS: Soaps, Cream - Last Reduction

Final price reductions. If they don't sell now, they'll be thrown out.
by churchilllafemme
Wed Mar 18, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Shaving schedule
Replies: 13
Views: 407

Re: Shaving schedule

I am over 60 years old and essentially homebound now, with my wife doing the minimum necessary shopping, and I am considering shaving twice a day just to have something to do.
by churchilllafemme
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Soaps, Cream
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: FS: Soaps, Cream

Prices reduced.
by churchilllafemme
Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Soaps, Cream
Replies: 2
Views: 231

SOLD: Soaps, Cream

Three items today, a vintage Floris No. 89 tallow soap, a TFS soap no longer sold retail, and a Mondial shaving cream.  Each has been used only a few times.  Sorry, no boxes.  Prices include PayPal fees and CONUS shipping.  International shipping to countries with USPS electronic delivery confirmati...
by churchilllafemme
Thu Mar 05, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Vintage Safari Tallow Shaving Soap, C&E Sweet Almond Oil Cream
Replies: 8
Views: 594

Re: FS: Vintage Safari Tallow Shaving Soap, C&E Sweet Almond Oil Cream

Final price reduction on the last Safari soap to $57 shipped CONUS.
by churchilllafemme
Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Vintage Safari Tallow Shaving Soap, C&E Sweet Almond Oil Cream
Replies: 8
Views: 594

Re: FS: Vintage Safari Tallow Shaving Soap, C&E Sweet Almond Oil Cream

Two more Safaris have sold. Only one is still available.
by churchilllafemme
Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Friday's shave
Replies: 63
Views: 6963

Re: Friday's shave

Friday AM 2020-02-28 Rooney 1/3 Ivory Finest (26/55) Penhaligon's English Fern shaving soap (tallow) Paradigm Titanium II  Gillette Platinum 'Swede' (3) Houbigant Fougère Royale aftershave (vintage) Another excellent shave.  I am doing a head-to-head comparison of a Paradigm 17-4 and a Paradigm Tit...
by churchilllafemme
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Boellis Panama 1924 Shaving Creams
Replies: 3
Views: 340

Re: FS: Boellis Panama 1924 Shaving Creams

Price dropped again.
by churchilllafemme
Mon Feb 24, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Acquisitions thread
Replies: 181
Views: 51197

Re: Acquisitions thread

A beautiful Paradigm 17-4 DE razor arrived today.  I'm looking forward to using it and comparing it to my Titanium II.
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by churchilllafemme
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Boellis Panama 1924 Shaving Creams
Replies: 3
Views: 340

SOLD: Boellis Panama 1924 Shaving Creams

Offered are two Boellis 1924 shaving creams, Panama and Panama Daytona 10, in a single lot.  150ml (5.1 oz.) each, and both are at about 75% left.  These are no longer made or sold retail, and they are quite difficult to find.  They are excellent creams, but I have others that I prefer, and I need t...