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by river1
Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:03 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: December 16 thru December 22, 2013
Replies: 105
Views: 10023

Re: SOTD: December 16 thru December 22, 2013

Beautiful warm Friday and breath taking sunrise.
Razor: Toggle Rhodie
Blade: Voskhod
Brush: Chubby
Soap: Floris
ASB: Castle Forbes
EDT: Floris Special No. 127 vintage
by river1
Thu Dec 19, 2013 7:09 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: December 16 thru December 22, 2013
Replies: 105
Views: 10023

Re: SOTD: December 16 thru December 22, 2013

Joris and Floris shave this morning.
Joris walnut and SS
Voskhod blade
iKon one of a kind badger brush
Floris soap from Tieste
Floris Santal AS
Floris No 127 EDT
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by river1
Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD December 9 - December 15
Replies: 101
Views: 10048

Re: SOTD December 9 - December 15

Razor: Toggle Rhodie
• Blade: Iridium vintage
• Brush: iKon SS with Scottish Lion engraved
• Soap: Charles Tyrwhitt (CF Lavender from earler this week)
• Edt: Eucris
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by river1
Thu Dec 05, 2013 3:30 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: The razors you like/use the most?
Replies: 171
Views: 42457

Re: The razors you like/use the most?

Currently, the ones getting the most use are:

Toggle...rhodium
Futur...matte
Vision
iKon...2013
Feather
Paul Revere...SE

The Futur Four piece sets are a wonderful countertop addition IMHO
by river1
Mon Dec 02, 2013 5:39 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Is this a Plisson?
Replies: 18
Views: 2934

Re: Is this a Plisson?

Gary, thanks for bringing this ancient thread to life again. Missed it the first time around but I have a similar brush that was a birthday present from 1985. It came as part of a gold plated brush, stand, and cup set which I still have. In those days my brush was from a collection of Ever Ready bad...
by river1
Wed Nov 27, 2013 8:10 am
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Ok, fall and winter scent time
Replies: 47
Views: 8081

Re: Ok, fall and winter scent time

Vetiver Guerlain Paris is a favorite of mine for the cold weather and has a fresh woody scent with spice mixed in. Sam of course, is our voice of experience.
by river1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 7:04 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: October 7 thru October 13, 2013
Replies: 86
Views: 9396

Re: SOTD: October 7 thru October 13, 2013

Soap: T+H Grafton
Razor:Pils
Blade: Vintage Wilkinson Black label
Brush: Somerset Simpson 58 flat top
Cologne: T+H Grafton
SCUTTLE:river1 make-believe....large coffee cup with Merkur satin finish metal bowl
by river1
Sat Sep 21, 2013 7:48 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: September 16 thru September 22, 2013
Replies: 94
Views: 10681

Re: SOTD: September 16 thru September 22, 2013

Razor: Toggle on 3 Blade: Voskhod Cream: Charles Tyrwhitt Lemon & Cedar. This fantastic shave cream was discontinued five or so years ago and is an absolute joy to use especially with the wonderful scent. Brush: Somerset Simpsons 58 flat top in best which has the Heritage feel to it. ASB: Floris San...
by river1
Sun Sep 15, 2013 6:09 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Vintage Rooney needs ID please
Replies: 25
Views: 4506

Re: Vintage Rooney needs ID please

Very nice Gary and even more important, it pleases you. The butterscotch is a wonderful color.
by river1
Sun Sep 15, 2013 6:05 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: The razors you like/use the most?
Replies: 171
Views: 42457

Re:

I already have a Feather AS for each of my boys (5 and 9 years old), along with a blue handled Lady Gillette for each of their kits for when their girls stay over. Great selection of razors and if you want to add an option for everyone including the girls, try a Paul Revere injector. My wife and da...
by river1
Sat Aug 31, 2013 9:01 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Coming Soon -The Huntlee Razor
Replies: 27
Views: 3061

Re: Coming Soon -The Huntlee Razor

Nice job Phil and it looks like a winner already to me. Is Huntlee the Ironman character?
by river1
Fri Aug 16, 2013 5:16 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Neil Armstrong's story of moon walk purpose
Replies: 10
Views: 1264

Re: Neil Armstrong's story of moon walk purpose

Good one Wendell, took me a moment. Also, Buddy Hackett had an act where he took his family skiing and all of the instructors were tall beautiful Austrian ladies with a German accent....."Jeew vant to skii?" And it went on from there
by river1
Wed Aug 07, 2013 4:49 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: August 05 thru August 11, 2013
Replies: 114
Views: 9968

Re: SOTD: August 05 thru August 11, 2013

Razor: Toggle....I just like to shave with it Blade: Wilkinson black vintage.....great blades that I bought several years ago Brush: Rooney Cream: Charles Tyrwhitt vintage which unfortunately was discontinued six or seven years ago. I'm hoarding it. Post: T & H Grafton AS: Dirty British Scuttle: Cof...
by river1
Tue Aug 06, 2013 4:29 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Neil Armstrong's story of moon walk purpose
Replies: 10
Views: 1264

Neil Armstrong's story of moon walk purpose

ON JULY 20, 1969, AS COMMANDER OF THE APOLLO 11 LUNAR MODULE, NEIL ARMSTRONG WAS THE FIRST PERSON TO SET FOOT ON THE MOON. HIS FIRST WORDS AFTER STEPPING ON THE MOON, "THAT'S ONE SMALL STEP FOR MAN, ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MANKIND," WERE TELEVISED TO EARTH AND HEARD BY MILLIONS. BUT JUST BEFORE HE RE-ENT...
by river1
Sun Jul 28, 2013 10:55 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: July 22 thru July 28, 2013
Replies: 99
Views: 8843

Re: SOTD: July 22 thru July 28, 2013

Brush: Rooney
Soap: Charles Tyrwhitt
Razor: Toggle

Blade:Feather
Balm: Grafton
Cologne: Cuir De Russie

Scuttle.....coffee/soup mug and Merkur Set bowl
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by river1
Thu Jul 25, 2013 7:56 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Coate's Tea Tree, Sandalwood, Lime, Rose, Almond & Lavender
Replies: 102
Views: 19761

Re: Coate's Tea Tree, Sandalwood, Lime, Rose, Almond & Laven

Andy, I have never tried the Coate's before and just sent an order to you. Looking forward to trying this cream. doug
by river1
Tue Jul 16, 2013 11:33 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: July 15 thru July 21, 2013
Replies: 100
Views: 7782

Re: SOTD: July 15 thru July 21, 2013

Brush: Simpson Chubby 3
Soap: MWF
Shave Bowl: Merkur (from four piece set)
Razor: Toggle Rhodium replate
Blade: Voskhod Russian Teflon coated
A/S: Uplands by Bonny Doon Farms
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by river1
Mon Jul 15, 2013 12:18 pm
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Best Trac II blades in production
Replies: 47
Views: 12143

Re: Best Trac II blades in production

Personna Trac II is the one that Walmart used to stock and I purchased quite a few of them but have used most of them now. Guess that a search for someplace else to buy them around here is needed. It is a great razor to travel with when you do not want to worry about airport security or TSA agents w...
by river1
Sun Jul 07, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: July 01 thru July 07, 2013
Replies: 121
Views: 9458

Re: SOTD: July 01 thru July 07, 2013

Beaufort 6 Somerset Simpson
Aqua de Parma sample soap
Paul Revere Injector
EMS Ted Pella blade
DB Scuttle
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by river1
Sat Jul 06, 2013 6:31 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: July 01 thru July 07, 2013
Replies: 121
Views: 9458

Re: SOTD: July 01 thru July 07, 2013

Joris 22 Kt Gold badger brush...soap killer
Merkur Futur on 3
Iridium vintage blade
Tabac original soap
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