SOTD: November 2 thru November 8 2009

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nteeman
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SOTD: November 2 thru November 8 2009

Post by nteeman »

Razor: Merkur 38C
Blade: French Gillette Shave #1
Brush: C Conk (Vulfix) #850
Cream/Soap: Musgo Real
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
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IanM
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Post by IanM »

Monday

and probably for the rest of the week

Futur
Swede
Simpson's Best Badger Special
Taylor's Lavender Shaving Cream
L'Occitane Cade a/s/b

Ian
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Post by yohannrjm »

Cream: Frasers Original
Brush: Rooney 1/2 Super
Razor: Gem G-Bar
Blade: Ted Pella (no idea what day)
AS: TSD Almond splash, CVS AS Balm
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Post by Thalay Sagar »

Good morning. Monday:

TV Superspeed w/IP
Simpson A&S #3, Best
Fitjar Rose cream
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Best,
Chris

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Post by Big Swifty »

Monday morn

Simpson duke 3 best
Harris almond shave soap
Gillette fusion (experiment)
Lucky Tiger tonic
Guerlain vetiver
~Steve

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drumana
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Post by drumana »

Good day, Monday... November already?!

Muehle R89 with Derby
Vulfix boar #374
Speick shave soap
Musgo Real a/s

This Vulfix boar is really nice.
-Andrew-
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Post by Books »

Musgo Real Glyce Lime Oil Soap
Shavemac 177
AOS Lemon SC
Gillette NEW
Red Pack Personna (1)
Casswell Massey Lime A/S
Nivea Sensitive ASB
Lime Skin Food
Bob
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Nick Freeh
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Monday Shave

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Monday, November 2, 2009

Razor: E. J. Chatsworth
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Vulfix 2006 Pure Badger
Soap: Cyril Salter
A/S: Dickinson’s Witch Hazel, followed by Pinaud Vanilla splash

An excellent shave this Monday morning. A few swirls of the brush, and I had more than enough soap for three passes plus a touchup. I like to bowl lather, especially in cool weather, because it makes it easy to warm the lather. Cyril Salter works just as well for face lathering, though.

The WH/Pinaud Vanilla provided an exceptionally nice finish. I’m ready for what life throws at me today!
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Mike R
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Post by Mike R »

Monday

Brush: Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Cream: T&H Almond
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Feather
A/S: Booster June Clover
Cologne: None

Mike
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Empty Words
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Post by Empty Words »

C-MON razor
Omega 10066 boar
J.M. Fraser's cream
Booster Iced Lime
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dash maverick
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Post by dash maverick »

Monday morning:

Razor- Merkur HD
Blade- Supermax platinum (1st shave)
Lather- Palmolive stick
Brush- Omega 10029
A/S- Aqua velva

Have a great week Gents!!
Anthony

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Post by gsgo »

Monday

Omega 90081
Godrej Deluxe Lather Shaving Cream
Merkur 1904/Wilkinson Classic
Thayers After Shave
Good shaving,

Gary
Ken
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Post by Ken »

Monday

Coate's Lime shaving cream
Vulfix 2236 brush
Gillette HD Rocket with Feather blade
D.R. Harris Pink after shave
Trumper's spanish Leather

Ken
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Post by BullGoose »

Monday

Razor: Merkur 34C
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: Shavemac D01 Horn
Pre-Shave: Kell's Original Turkish Mocha Pre-shave Soap
Soap: TSD Vanilla
A/S: Trumper's Spanish Leather

Joanna makes the best smelling soaps around. Today I lathered up with TSD Vanilla and got a nice slick lather from my Shavemac brush. The Vanilla scent was so vibrant and intoxicating, it was as if I was sniffing directly from a bottle of Pure Vanilla extract. Very Nice! I enjoyed an outstanding shave and the Spanish Leather is one of my favorite aftershaves.
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Post by iancevans »

Omega 10066
Lady Gillette
Taylor's Rose cream
Poor Man's Pink
Rosehip seed oil
Taylor's no. 74 limes

Didn't shave yesterday and it was a bit of work hacking through the extra growth...but the results were simply lovely.

I had enough dense lather leftover to do many more passes, but down the drain it went. Guess I can use less cream. Bowl lathering continues to be superlative.
Ian

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Post by woodsrider »

Monday:

No shave yesterday, so I pulled out "the goods" this morning.

Simpson Polo 8 Super
Truefitt & Hill Rose cream
Muhle R89 with Swedish Gillette blade
D.R. Harris Pink & Milk
Floris No. 89 EdT
Lynn
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Post by Hoos »

1909 Gillette ABC Pocket Edition
Swedish Gillette
Rubberset Brush
Mama Bear's Tuscan Memories soap
Brent
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Post by a-cut-above »

Rooney Alibaba Medium
D.R. Harris Marlboro Shave Soap
Moss Scuttle
!947 Aristocrat
Super Iridium blade
Pashana AS
Dave

"Sanity is a madness put to good use." - George Santayana (…like a wet shaver with an acquisition disorder.)
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Post by diggity »

Monday!

Simpson Duke 3
Schick Krona w/ Annecy Swede
Coate's Sandalwood Shave Cream
D R Harris Pink A/S
Czech & Speake Neroli
Nathan
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Post by giammi »

SOTD-2009-11-02

Razor "Friodur 5/8"
Brush "Kent BK4"
Soap "T&H 1805"
Aftershave "Tabac"


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