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by TheMonk
Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hi from a new member
Replies: 14
Views: 1515

Re: Hi from a new member

Welcome to SMF!
by TheMonk
Mon Jan 30, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Who still regularly uses 3Ts / DRH / Pens soap/cream
Replies: 24
Views: 2367

Re: Who still regularly uses 3Ts / DRH / Pens soap/cream

I'm a big fan of DR Harris Marlborough and Windsor soaps, as well as Pen's Sartorial soap and BB cream - use them regularly, and never grow tired of them.
by TheMonk
Mon Jan 30, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: martin de candre (rose)
Replies: 6
Views: 859

Re: martin de candre (rose)

Seems like you had a really bad experience, Clive. I'd say the burning is most likely due to the essential rose oils used for the fragrance, which judging by the potency of the scent, they must've gone a little overboard on. In terms of lathering performance, MdC is IMO among the best ever, but even...
by TheMonk
Wed Jan 04, 2017 4:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hello
Replies: 9
Views: 958

Re: Hello

Welcome to SMF!
by TheMonk
Wed Jan 04, 2017 4:14 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Phew! Done.
Replies: 16
Views: 1863

Re: Phew! Done.

Congrats, Mike!
by TheMonk
Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:39 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: My take on European beers
Replies: 14
Views: 1786

Re: My take on European beers

If I may suggest, try a few Belgian beers like Chimay or Duvel... Very different from the more common beers, denser and more complex, but extremely pleasant, IMO.
by TheMonk
Mon Nov 21, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: New guy here!
Replies: 10
Views: 2349

Re: New guy here!

Welcome to SMF, David!
by TheMonk
Mon Nov 21, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Hi guys my first post
Replies: 22
Views: 1832

Re: Hi guys my first post

Welcome to SMF, Rob!
by TheMonk
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:03 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Leonard Cohen died this week
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Re: Leonard Cohen died this week

Very sad news indeed. May he RIP.
by TheMonk
Thu Nov 03, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New guy here
Replies: 18
Views: 2814

Re: New guy here

Welcome to SMF!
by TheMonk
Thu Sep 22, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Did you enjoy a cigar today?
Replies: 62
Views: 7788

Re: Did you enjoy a cigar today?

Davidoff Winston Churchill Commander - one of the very last NCs I've got in my humi, and also one of the best I remember smoking:

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by TheMonk
Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:41 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: GIANT new Plissoft synthetic shaving brush
Replies: 16
Views: 2897

Re: GIANT new Plissoft synthetic shaving brush

That is a huge synthetic brush! How does it perform in comparison to the regular Plisson, Gary?
by TheMonk
Tue Jun 21, 2016 5:11 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Did you enjoy a cigar today?
Replies: 62
Views: 7788

Re: Did you enjoy a cigar today?

Castro did smoke Cohibas, I found this to be quite a nice read:

http://europe.newsweek.com/cohiba-cuban ... 6351?rm=eu
by TheMonk
Tue Jun 21, 2016 5:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW
Replies: 15
Views: 2336

Re: NEW

Welcome aboard, Daniel!
by TheMonk
Sat Jun 04, 2016 6:55 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Did you enjoy a cigar today?
Replies: 62
Views: 7788

Re: Did you enjoy a cigar today?

Had almost forgotten about this thread! Yesterday's smoke was a bloody awful Montecristo Double Edmundo - one of the worst Cubans I remember smoking. Little flavour, and the one it had was not good. Despite this, it still managed to be somewhat harsh... Only managed to smoke half of it: http://uploa...
by TheMonk
Tue May 17, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nouveau parmis vous
Replies: 10
Views: 2058

Re: Nouveau parmis vous

Welcome to SMF!
by TheMonk
Mon Apr 04, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Brush of the day
Replies: 745
Views: 31697

Re: Brush of the day

Shavemac Americana XL Silvertip 2-Band.
by TheMonk
Mon Apr 04, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Safety Razor of the Day
Replies: 1661
Views: 61675

Re: Safety Razor of the Day

Mongoose + Feather Pro.
by TheMonk
Mon Apr 04, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Cologne/Aftershave of the Day
Replies: 1638
Views: 60900

Re: Cologne/Aftershave of the Day

Pen's Sartorial.
by TheMonk
Mon Apr 04, 2016 12:20 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Shaving soap or cream of the day
Replies: 1913
Views: 72267

Re: Shaving soap or cream of the day

Semogue Sandalwood shaving soap.