SOTD: August 8 thru August 14 2011

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Flash G
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SOTD: August 8 thru August 14 2011

Post by Flash G » Sun Aug 07, 2011 11:20 pm

Truefitt & Hill Luxury Shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 in Best
Edwin Jagger DE86
Wilkinson Sword
D.R. Harris Arlington Aftershave

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Monday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:23 am

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Gillette 7 O’Clock SharpEdge (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 ridgerunner » Mon Aug 08, 2011 4:14 am

Monday, August 8

Razor: iKon Modern Bulldog
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: Simpson Duke Best
Soap/Cream: C.O. Bigelow
Post Shave: Thayer Rose Petal WH

First shave with the Modern and I was very pleased. Craftsmanship at its' finest.

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Post by Mike R » Mon Aug 08, 2011 5:00 am


Brush: Rooney Stubby 2
Soap: Palmolive Stick
Razor: 54 Super Speed
Blade: Feather
A/S: Trumper's Coral Skin Food
Cologne: None


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Post by moz68 » Mon Aug 08, 2011 6:00 am

iKon Modern
Semogue 830
Aqua Velva Ice Sport

"But to you I was faceless I was fawning, I was boring Just a child from those ugly new houses
Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Post by Shave4Fun » Mon Aug 08, 2011 6:28 am


Razor: 1930 Gillette lomg tooth NEW
Blade: Red IP - Shave #1
Soap: VITOS "Green"
Brush: Vintage no-name boar
A/S: Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue



I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!

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Post by Zot! » Mon Aug 08, 2011 6:30 am

Dovo Best str8
Muehle R101 Open Comb de
Red IP (3)
Shavemac 21mm Silvertip
AoS Unscented shave cream

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Post by BullGoose » Mon Aug 08, 2011 7:51 am

Monday, August 8th 2011

Razor: D.R. Harris Chatsworth
Blade: Gillette Yellow
Brush: Thater Stout 1
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Italian Palmolive with Menthol
A/S: Floid Amber

Another great shave! -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 » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:00 am


Razor - 1934 British Gillette No. 88
Blade - Laser Ultra
Brush - Simpson Beaufort
Cream - Ingram
A/S - Caldey Abbey Island Fern


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Post by Thalay Sagar » Mon Aug 08, 2011 8:25 am

Goo morning. Monday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #1
RazoRock XXX
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
English Fern

“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 SRD » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:07 am

August 8

Simpson Chubby 2 in 3 Band Super
TOBS Sandalwood soap
1940's Gillette SS with a Shark Chromium blade (1)
Aqua Velva A/S
TOBS Victorian Lime 74 cologne

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Post by reggiano » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:27 am


Simpson X2L Colonel Super
Rocket HD w/LB
Coate's Lime
Clinique PSH

Santal Noble

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Post by a-cut-above » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:29 am

Saville Row 3120
William's Menthol Shave Cream
Moss Scuttle
Mühle R84SRG razor
Gillette 7 O'Clock "blue"
TOBS Mr. Taylor After Shave

Simpson Emperor 3 Two Band
William's Menthol Shave Cream
Moss Scuttle
Mühle R84SRG razor
Gillette 7 O'Clock "blue"
4711 Cologne as after shave

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

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Post by churchilllafemme » Mon Aug 08, 2011 10:09 am


Homemade preshave oil
Simpson 57 Douglas
GFT Almond cream
Feather AS
Iridium Super (3)
TOBS splash

A nice combination.

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Post by druphus » Mon Aug 08, 2011 10:26 am

Monday, 8 August 2011

Proraso Red Shaving Cream
Briar Plisson 12 EW
1948-1950's Gillette Aristocrat
Super Iridium Blade
Speick After Shave Splash
Speick Balm

L'Artisan Parfumeur - Timbuktu Eau de Toilette

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Post by desertbadger » Mon Aug 08, 2011 10:50 am


Cobra Classic
Feather Pro blade
Tabac SS
Rooney Emillion Super
Pinaud Clubman A/S


Gotta have the "Fat"!

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Post by brothers » Mon Aug 08, 2011 11:28 am


JM Fraser's Original SC
Kent BK8
Henkels' Friodur
Osage Rub
Booster's Iced Lime Aftershave


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

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Post by vtmax » Mon Aug 08, 2011 12:15 pm


Feather SS
Gillette Blue 7 O'Clock
Simpsons CH2
Boellis Shave Soap
RazoRock A/S Wax
Trumpers Spanish Leather


Andrew, Congrats on the big day!

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Post by Slow Shaving » Mon Aug 08, 2011 12:44 pm

Monday 08-08-11.

Soap from Aleppo 100% oliva - TGN Silvertip Grade A - Gillette Super Speed Rocket - Gillette Platinum #2 - Pre JASÖN - Calani Oriental Plum shaving soap - Alum block - Toner Thayers Original - ASB Myrsol Emulsión - ASL Pour un Homme de Caron.


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Post by DGB452 » Mon Aug 08, 2011 1:09 pm


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Morris & Forndran 'Chubby' Blonde Badger
T&H's Lavender Soft Shaving Cream
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave

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