SOTD: July 18 thru July 24, 2011

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Post by ridgerunner » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:01 am

Friday, July 22nd

Razor: Gillette Fatboy (3)
Blade: Voskhod Teflon
Brush: Duke 3
Cream: Trumper GFT
EdT: Green Irish Tweed

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Post by nteeman » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:22 am

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Personna Platinum Chrome (red) (Shave #1)
Brush: C Conk (Vulfix) #850
Cream/Soap: Proraso (red)
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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Post by Nick Freeh » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:37 am

Friday, July 22, 2011

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur 23C
Blade: Treet DuraSharp
Brush: Simpson Colonel X2L
Soap: Cella
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, 4711 Splash

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Post by moz68 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:41 am

iKon Modern
Perma Sharp Super
Semogue 830
QED Rose Geraniums
Humphreys Citrus WH
Trumpers Coral Skinfood

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Post by Zot! » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:47 am

Merkur HD
Red IP (3)
Simpson Berkeley Best
Haslinger Meeresalgen soap

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Post by Shave4Fun » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:58 am


Razor: 1947 Super-Speed
Blade: Red IP
Soap: VITOS green
Brush: Omega 11137 boar
A/S: Stetson "FRESH"
EdT: Not necessary


I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:56 am

Good morning. Friday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #4
Alibaba, medium
MdC Lavender
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink

“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 DGB452 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:17 am


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Morris & Forndran Blonde Badger
Trumper's Sandalwood Soft Shaving Cream
D.R. Harris' Marlborough After Shave
D.R. Harris' Marlborough Cologne

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Post by IanM » Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:40 am


Edwin Jagger DE89
Gillette Platinum 'Swede' Blade
New Forest 2201 Brush
Mitchell's Wool Fat Shaving Soap
Trumpers Limes a/s

Just a quick SoTD and a quick 'Hello!'.

Those who design "Fool Proof" systems often underestimate the ability of fools.

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Post by reggiano » Fri Jul 22, 2011 7:33 am


Simpson X2L Colonel Super
Rocket HD w/LB
Coate's Lime
Harris Pink

MPG Route du Vetiver

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Post by woodsrider » Fri Jul 22, 2011 8:13 am


Simpson Tulip 3
TOBS Mr. Taylor's shaving cream
Feather SS with Gillette Super Platinum (blue box)
Thayer's Original witch hazel
Vitos AS balm (sample)
Acqua di Parma Colonia

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Post by churchilllafemme » Fri Jul 22, 2011 8:34 am


Simpson Polo 14 Manchurian
Floris Elite cream
Feather Stainless
Rapira Platinum (3)
Floris Elite balm

Like lathering with a mop. A very nice one, but still a mop.

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Post by BullGoose » Fri Jul 22, 2011 8:54 am

Friday, July 22

Razor: Cooncat Bob TTO Razor
Blade: Gillette Yellow
Brush: Thater Porter
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Cream: Italian Palmolive with Menthol
A/S: Geo F. Trumper Limes

The Gillette Yellow and Cooncat combo has served me very well this week. I enjoyed another outstanding shave, thanks in part to the Italian Palmolive and Thater Porter brush. A splash of GFT Extract of Limes and I am ready to embrace the day. -Czech & Speake, Taylor of Old Bond Street, Geo F. Trumper, D.R. Harris, Kent, Edwin Jagger and More

- Phil

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Post by Teiste » Fri Jul 22, 2011 9:37 am

Omega SS/Simpson Duke 2 brush/Muhle R89 with KAI/Myrsol agua de Limon/Every Man Jack Gel

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Post by vtmax » Fri Jul 22, 2011 10:23 am


Simpson CH2
Feather SS
7 O'Clock Blue Gillette
DR Harris Arlington Shaving Stick
DR Harris A/S Milk


Never was a stick guy but they produce such a great lather for travel.

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So it's Friday, so what?

Post by Kaputnik » Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:17 am

Schick Type A
Personna 74 blade
VdH luxury badger brush
Mitchell's Wool Fat soap

Lots of soaps, and a constant rotation, so I don't use MWF more than once a week, but I think it really is my favorite.
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Post by desertbadger » Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:47 am


Schick N2 w/74
Shavemac “Moss” VLB
Shulton Old Spice A/S


Gotta have the "Fat"!

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Post by brothers » Fri Jul 22, 2011 3:16 pm

Friday, thank goodness!

Martin de Candre shaving stick
Morris & Forndren blonde badger 30/60
Gillette Slim
Personna HU
Pinaud Bay Rum

SOTD 99%: soaps & creams, synthetic/boar/badger brushes, General V2 by Colonial, Kai & Schick blades, Superior 70 aftershave splash + menthol + 444

Duke of Silvertip!
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Post by bernards66 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:23 pm


Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Simpson X2L Colonel
Trumper Limes shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Penhaligon's English Fern


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


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Post by Quintus Metellus » Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:38 pm


Razor - Gem Micromatic Bullet Tip
Blade - Gem
Brush - Wee Scot
Soap - Razorock XXX
A/S - Acqua di Parma Colonia


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