SOTD: June 20 thru June 26, 2011

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Thalay Sagar
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Post by Thalay Sagar »

Good morning. Friday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #3
Alibaba, medium
MdC Lavender
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Pen's Castile

“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?”
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Post by BullGoose »

Friday, June 24th 2011

Razor: Wilkinson Sticky
Blade: Rapira Swedish Steel
Brush: H.L. Thater Stout 1
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Trumper Coconut Oil Soap
A/S: Acca Kappa Cedro Splash

I would really like to see one of the current razor manufacturers make a Wilkinson Sticky clone. It is the perfect razor for me offering a combination of efficiency and smoothness that I normally do not get from a TTO. I had an outstanding shave today. A splash of the Cedro and I am ready for "boot camp". -Czech & Speake, H.L. Thater, Mergress, Rocnel, Boellis Panama,Castle Forbes, Asylum Shave Works and more.

- Phil
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Post by Quintus Metellus »


Razor - Feather All Stainless
Blade - Feather
Brush - Vie-Long Silvertip
Cream - Geo. F. Trumper Extract of Limes
Toner - Florentine Rosewater
A/S - Geo. F. Trumper Extract of Limes
Cologne - St. Johns Bay Rum

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Post by ScottB »


Razor: 1960 Gillette D1 Toggle (1-9 set to 5)
Blade: Red IP (3)
Brush: Plisson #16 HMW
Cream: AOS Unscented
Scuttle: Large Dirtybird
Splash: Santa Maria Novella Casa Fondata Rosewater
Balm: AOS Sandalwood
Cologne: One drop of sandalwood oil on the wrist
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Blue As A Jewel
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Post by Blue As A Jewel »

Merkur Futur Razor w/ Rapira Swedish Steel Blade
Semogue 2010 Limited Edition – 24mm Silvertip

Arko Shaving Cream – Sensitive
Geo F. Trumper's - Alum Block
Lucky Tiger Premium - Aftershave & Face Tonic
Hydrolast Aftershave Conditioner - Peppermint + Hydrolast Summer Sage Tonic

Nancy Boy Hair Cream

Christian Dior – Eau Sauvage
- Ravi -

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Post by reggiano »


Rooney 1/1 Super
Rocket HD w/LB
Truefitt & Hill Lavender
Harris Pink

Bois du Portugal
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Post by desertbadger »


Schick Injector Model J
Schick Platinum NOS
RazoRock XXX
Chubby 3 super 2 band
Brooks Bros 1818


Gotta have the "Fat"!
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Post by DGB452 »


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Morris & Forndran Blonde Badger
D.R. Harris' Arlington Soft Shaving Cream
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave
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Post by churchilllafemme »


Becker scuttle
Somerset Simpson 55 in Best
T&H Sandalwood cream
Feather AS razor
Super Iridium blade (3)
T&H Sandalwood balm

Still getting nicked by the Iridium.
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Slow Shaving
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Post by Slow Shaving »

Friday 06-24-11. The french connection


Soap from Aleppo 25% laurel - Vintage customized Plisson silvertip - Gibbs Nº 15 adjustable safety razor - Israeli Persona #2 - Pre JASÖN - Martin de Candre shaving soap - Alum block - Toner Thayers Original - ASB Institut de Karité - ASL Pour un Homme de Caron.

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Post by jss »


40's SS - Bleue Extra
Plisson #8 HMW
Pre de Provence hard soap
D R Harris Pink A/S

The Bleue Extras are from druphus/Andy, thank you sir....

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Post by bernards66 »


Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Simpson Duke #2 Best
Trumpers Rose shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Penhaligon's English Fern

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Post by SRD »

June 24

Simpson Duke 3
Schick Injector E with Schick blade (3)
TOBS Sandalwood soap
Canoe A/S
Dolce & Gabbano EDT
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Post by Squire »

Friday morning:

Jagger Georgian silvertip brush
Trumpers rose shave soap
Chatsworth razor
Bic blade (Greece)
Bourbon Parfums aftershave
Villoresi sandalwood cologne
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Post by Squire »

Friday evening:

Kent BK4 brush
Trumpers lime shave soap
Chatsworth razor
Derby blade
Taylor 74 lime aftershave
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Post by Araner »

Gillette New - Derby blade
SR silvertip (24mm knot)
QED soap
Aqua Velva Musk


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Saturday´s shave

Post by Flash G »

Truefitt & Hill Luxury Shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 in best
Wilkinson Sword
D.R. Harris Aftershaving Milk

The T&H is a very good soap. It could easely be my sole lavenderish soap.
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Post by Slow Shaving »

Saturday 06-25-11. MUSIC: David Bowie_LP_Hunky Dory


Soap from Aleppo 25% laurel - Rooney 1/3 silvertip - Merkur 25C - Israeli Personna #3 - Pre JASÖN - Gibbs Nº 53 shaving soap - Alum block - Toner Thayers Original - ASB Truefitt & Hill - ASL Stetson Fresh.

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Post by Nick Freeh »

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: EJ Best Badger
Cream: Cyril Salter Indian Sandalwood
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Ogallala Bay Rum & Sandalwood Splash
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Post by ridgerunner »

Saturday June 25th

Razor: Gillette Super Adjustable set to 3
Blade: Gillette Silver Blue Stainless
Brush: Vie Long Platero
Cream: C. O. Bigelow
A/S: Old Spice

A fantastic shave. The Silver Blue has performed above my expectations. Consistently smooth with no irritation.
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