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by churchilllafemme
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Carbon CX-Titanium Razor
Replies: 0
Views: 571

SOLD: Carbon CX-Titanium Razor

Offered is a Carbon Shaving Co. Model CX-Ti (all-titanium) double edge razor with the R2 handle. High polish finish. Excellent condition with minimal signs of use. Original base plate with 0.68mm blade gap, with positive blade exposure and excellent user control. Handle 92mm x 13mm, total razor weig...
by churchilllafemme
Wed Jul 29, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Gillette New Short Comb Head, Black/Tungsten
Replies: 0
Views: 561

SOLD: Gillette New Short Comb Head, Black/Tungsten

This Gillette New Short Comb double edge razor head has been Cerakote-finished beautifully in black and tungsten. It is in excellent condition. $35 shipped CONUS. SOLD
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by churchilllafemme
Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Wolfman WR1-OC Razor with WRH7 Handle
Replies: 2
Views: 465

SOLD: Wolfman WR1-OC Razor with WRH7 Handle

Offered is a gorgeous Wolfman WR1-OC safety razor in excellent condition and at a lowered price. 316L stainless steel, half-polished (midway between basic and mirror). Open comb head with a 0.61mm blade gap on WRH7 handle. Lightly used in a rotation, always with a nylon washer between the head and h...
by churchilllafemme
Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: WTB: Dusy Kabinett and Soap Commander Shaving Soaps
Replies: 1
Views: 795

Re: WTB: Dusy Kabinett and Soap Commander Shaving Soaps

I got some Dusy Kabinett and have been trying it. I'm still looking for the Soap Commander.
by churchilllafemme
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: A Little Outing
Replies: 1
Views: 467

A Little Outing

It was a beautiful day here, in the mid-70s, and my wife is starting to feel the pressure of impending Fall and Winter, which she hates, so we got out for a bit of an outing today. We went first to the West Seattle Honey Bee Garden, which is an informational booth around working bee hives, with bees...
by churchilllafemme
Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Friday's shave
Replies: 96
Views: 14754

Re: Friday's shave

Friday AM 2020-07-24
National Amelia Earhart Day
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Rooney Polo 2 Ivory Finest (28/60)
Penhaligon's Castile shaving cream (vintage)
Carbon Shaving CX-Titanium/R2 Ti
Wilkinson London Bridge (7)
Penhaligon's Castile aftershave (vintage)
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by churchilllafemme
Sun Jul 19, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Rooney... catch me up?!?
Replies: 14
Views: 1519

Re: Rooney... catch me up?!?

I would agree that nothing modern quite matches the overall quality and character of the Rooney Finests. Whether they are worth the selling prices is a question only the buyer can answer.
by churchilllafemme
Sat Jul 18, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Gillette New Long Comb Razor Head
Replies: 1
Views: 499

Re: FS: Gillette New Long Comb Razor Head

One and only price reduction.
by churchilllafemme
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Friday's shave
Replies: 96
Views: 14754

Re: Friday's shave

Friday AM 2020-07-17 https://i.imgur.com/H5eBPrd.jpg My grandson just got a haircut too. Here he is a month ago at his 3rd birthday party. https://i.imgur.com/V7SMzhz.jpg And here he is a couple days ago after the haircut. https://i.imgur.com/hPIjkHX.jpg He's a boy! (Pardon the heteronormative atti...
by churchilllafemme
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Acquisitions thread
Replies: 211
Views: 62089

Re: Acquisitions thread

A copper R2 handle arrived from Carbon Shaving to go with the Mokume-gane brass head.
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by churchilllafemme
Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Gillette New Long Comb Razor Head
Replies: 1
Views: 499

SOLD: Gillette New Long Comb Razor Head

Offered is a Gillette New Long Comb double edge razor head in excellent condition. It was returned to me by a buyer who claimed that it is a zamak counterfeit, but I doubt that it is. Straight teeth, looks almost new. $15 shipped CONUS. SOLD https://i.imgur.com/cbp8mPE.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Jeb358...
by churchilllafemme
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Triad, Stork, or UFO Razor Handle for Other Handle
Replies: 5
Views: 791

SOLD: Triad, Stork, or UFO Razor Handle for Other Handle

I'm looking a brass, bronze, anodized black, and/or copper DE razor handle or two to go with a new custom brass head that I am getting. I would be especially interested in Wolfman, Triad, UFO, Charcoal Goods, Hempel, or Asylum handles. For trade I have a Triad Polished-Satin Diamond Titanium (91mm/1...
by churchilllafemme
Fri Jul 10, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Acquisitions thread
Replies: 211
Views: 62089

Re: Acquisitions thread

I have two custom DE razors coming from Sean at Carbon Shaving Company, a Cx-Mokume in brass and a steel Cx-Athena (Damascus).
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by churchilllafemme
Fri Jul 03, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 1266
Views: 156382

Re: What are you reading?

I'm rotting my mind with fantasy: When Dragons Rage (DragonCrown War Cycle) in paperback and Of Limited Loyalty (Crown Colonies series) on Adobe digital, both by Michael Stackpole.
by churchilllafemme
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Friday's shave
Replies: 96
Views: 14754

Re: Friday's shave

Friday AM 2020-07-03
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Rooney 3/1 Faux Horn Finest (22/48)
Eufros Rosa-Oud shaving soap (tallow)
Gillette New SC/UFO Little Titan
Polsilver Super Iridium (10)
Dopo Barba di Camaldoli
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by churchilllafemme
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Asian Movies
Replies: 12
Views: 1688

Re: Asian Movies

Not to hijack my own thread, but we've moved past Asian movies pretty much and are watching Scandinavian detective/murder mystery movies and TV series now. There are a lot of good ones.
by churchilllafemme
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Archive: Rooney 3/3 Ebony Finest Shaving Brush
Replies: 1
Views: 649

Archive: Rooney 3/3 Ebony Finest Shaving Brush

Rooney Style 3 Size 3 Finest with an ebony handle. The diameter is 26mm and the loft is 66mm. This is an excellent brush except for one major problem: it has started shedding 6-12 hairs every shave. Because of that I have no idea how to price it, so I am offering it for trade if anyone wants it desp...