SOTD: Feb 21 thru Feb 27, 2011

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Thalay Sagar
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Post by Thalay Sagar » Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:31 am

Good morning. Wednesday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #1
Alibaba, medium
Harris Rose
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
D'Orsay Arome #3
Best,
Chris

“Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?”
― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

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SRD
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Post by SRD » Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:02 am

Wednesday February 23

Savile Row 3824
Trumper's Rose Cream
Gem Open Comb Micromatic
Treet SE blade (1)
Aqua Velva A/S
Dolce&Gabbano EDT

First shave ever with this razor or any SE for that matter. Must say it was a very good shave and much more comfortable than I expected. I could use this. The one thing that I did notice was having to the rinse the head off more frequently rather than just flipping to the other side. On one occassion I just automatically flipped the razor and put the back of the head on my face. Didn't remove many whiskers :lol:
Dave

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Post by jss » Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:53 am

Wednesday

Somerset Simpson Duke #3 BB
Adams 3 Piece - Personna Hospital Prep
Coate's Lime S C
D R Harris Pink A/S

Julian
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vtmax
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Post by vtmax » Wed Feb 23, 2011 10:17 am

Wednesday:

Somerset Simpson Chubby 1 Best
Trumpers Sandalwood Cream
Gillette HD Rocket
Treet Dura Sharp Carbon blade
Clinique PSH
Trumpers Spanish Leather

Max

Found some Trumper tubes from the house move 5 years ago. Tubes must be 7 years old and have been performing beautifully. I can't say enough about how these metal tubes extend the life of Trumper creams.

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Blue As A Jewel
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Post by Blue As A Jewel » Wed Feb 23, 2011 11:31 am

Feather Stainless AS-D1 w/ Derby blade
Plisson #16 High Mountain White – 24mm Badger
Dirty Bird - Bill Bowl
Fitjar Såpekokeri Shaving Soap - Neroli
Geo F. Trumper's - Alum Block
Lucky Tiger Premium - Aftershave & Face Tonic
Fitjar Aftershave Balm - East Indies

Booster Lanolin Hair Cream
- Ravi -

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melyus
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Post by melyus » Wed Feb 23, 2011 12:42 pm

Gillette Red Tip Super Speed
Voskhod # 1
BL50 TGN Finest Two Band
Cade L'occitane Shave Soap
C.O Bigelow AS

Result is perfect... Specially Thanks to my Friend Eric for voskhod blades and cade soap gift to me...

Image

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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger » Wed Feb 23, 2011 1:21 pm

WEDNESDAY

Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro blade
MWF
Polo 8 super 2 band
DR Harris Pink A/S
Brooks Brothers 1818


:D

Regards,
David
Regards,
David
Gotta have the "Fat"!

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fallingwickets
Clive the Thumb
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Post by fallingwickets » Wed Feb 23, 2011 1:24 pm

merkur / merkur
tulip 3
trumpers rose
# 74

8) 8)

clive
de gustibus non est disputandum

hoffo
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Post by hoffo » Wed Feb 23, 2011 3:17 pm

Wednesday, 23 February 2011

Razor - Slim Adjustable (set to 3)
Blade - Personna
Brush - Altesse
Soap - TOBS lavender cream
Toner - Thayers alcohol-free witch hazel
A/S - St Charles Shave lavender balm

Very nice shaving courtesy of the SA and Personna combo. The St Charles Shave balm really smells great and feels good after a nice splash of the alcohol-free witch hazel. Is it possible to love shaving too much? :)
Made with Macintosh!

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ridgerunner
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Post by ridgerunner » Wed Feb 23, 2011 6:00 pm

Razor: Super Adjustable
Blade - Feather
Brush - Rooney Alibaba
Soap - RL Safari

bernards66
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Post by bernards66 » Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:05 pm

Wednesday:

Schick Krona & med. issue Personna blade
Simpson Duke #2 Best
D R Harris's Lavender shave cream ( old )
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Taylors Sandalwood

Gordon

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Post by rsp1202 » Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:22 pm

bernards66 wrote:Wednesday:

Schick Krona & med. issue Personna blade
. . .
Never thought the #58 streak would come to an end, Gordon. What gives?
Ron

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Post by 2clfrwrds » Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:31 pm

bernards66 wrote:Schick Krona & med. issue Personna blade...
What the... My world would be shaken if it weren't for Clive!

Wednesday:
Gillette '58 TV Special w/ Gillette 7 o'Clock Super Platinum blade
Opal silvertip
Vitos soap
Neutrogena Razor Defense balm
L'Occitane Vetyver EDT

--Glenn

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Post by bernards66 » Wed Feb 23, 2011 11:26 pm

Ron, Good eye ( chuckle )...members DO pay attention to these little daily check-ins. Well, I was given a few of these medical Personna blades and I wanted to check one out without losing any shaves off the LB blade I have in the #58. The easiest thing to do was just pop the Personna in another razor and the Krona is a good choice for checking a blade that one has never used. If it's a problem in the Krona it's going to be a problem in ANY razor....at least this is true for me.
Regards,
Gordon

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Thursday's shave

Post by Flash G » Thu Feb 24, 2011 12:47 am

Trumper's Limes Shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Edwin Jagger DE86
Swede
Trumper's Limes Aftershave splash

D.R. Harris Arlington Milk
Eric

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nteeman
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Thursday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:24 am

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Gillette 7 O’Clock SharpEdge (Shave #4)
Brush: none
Cream/Soap: Barbasol
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am


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Straight Arrow
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Post by Straight Arrow » Thu Feb 24, 2011 4:48 am

Thursday

Schick Adjustable Injector set at 1
Schick Krona Stainless Steel blade
Gimbels Pure Badger
Campbell's Liquid Shave Cream
Rich

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Post by Zot! » Thu Feb 24, 2011 5:38 am

Dovo Best Quality str8
Jagger Chatsworth DE
Red IP (4)
Omega 30005 boar
Haslinger Meeresalgen Soap
Ron

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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh » Thu Feb 24, 2011 6:09 am

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Lord Platinum Class
Brush: Simfix Grosvenor LE
Soap: Proraso Classic
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Proraso Balm

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Mike R
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Post by Mike R » Thu Feb 24, 2011 6:17 am

Thursday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Taylor - Avocado
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Feather
A/S: C.O. Bigelow
Cologne: Woods of Windsor

Mike

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