SOTD: February 13 thru February 19, 2012

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Post by BullGoose » Tue Feb 14, 2012 10:52 am

Tuesday, February 14th

Razor: Cobra Classic
Blade: Feather Professional
Brush: Vie-Long BG2012 LE Prototype (Horse)
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Razorock Third Eye
A/S: Floris Santal

When I received my shipment from Razorock on Monday, one of the soaps had a cracked container. I figured this was the perfect excuse to adopt it for myself. The Third Eye soap exploded with lather after just a few swirls with the Vie-Long horse hair brush. I enjoyed an excellent shave followed by a splash of Floris Santal, a favorite. -Czech & Speake, H.L. Thater, Mergress, Rocnel, Boellis Panama,Castle Forbes, Asylum Shave Works and more.

- Phil

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Post by churchilllafemme » Tue Feb 14, 2012 10:55 am


Georgetown scuttle
Homemade frankincense & myrrh preshave oil
Somerset Simpson Duke 3 Pure brush
D.R. Harris Lavender shaving soap
Wilkinson Sticky razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade (3)
Creed Green Irish Tweed aftershave balm

Another great shave. The Harris is really an excellent soap, and the GIT is always a wonderful finish. Now I'm BBS to go out for a Thai food lunch with my sweetie for Valentine's Day.

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Post by Teiste » Tue Feb 14, 2012 12:01 pm


D.R. Harris lavender SC/Edwin Jagger with Astra/Truefitt and Hill (Rooney 1/1) brush/Weleda Balsam/English Lavender Atkinsons EDT



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Post by Squire » Tue Feb 14, 2012 12:02 pm

Tuesday morning:

Jagger Georgian brush
Erasmic shave soap
Schick Krona razor
Treet blade
Taylor Mr. Sidney aftershave

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Post by ShadowsDad » Tue Feb 14, 2012 3:48 pm

Tuesday morning shave:

Vitos SIS
$.50 chinese boar brush
Muhle R41 ('11)
Wilkinson Sword "Edge" (5)
handcrafted bay rum

2 pass BBS.

Yesterday I used the no name chinese boar for the first time in a long time and frankly I was surprised yet again how good the brush was. I just had to use it again today.

The Muhle R41 continues to be my absolute top rated DE razor. I know some folks have problems with using them, but for me it's pure joy every time.

Shaves, just don't get any better than this. Extremely close, comfortable, and absolutely no effort.

Today I made the decision to get another R41 just in case Muhle decides to change the design yet again.

Maker of Kramperts Finest Bay Rum and Frostbite
Or find it here: Italian Barber, West Coast Shaving, Barclay Crocker, The Old Town Shaving Company at Stats, Maggard Razors; Leavitt & Peirce, Harvard Square

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Tue Feb 14, 2012 5:44 pm

Good evening. Tuesday AM:

jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #4
BK 4
Tabac soap
Thayer's lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Atkinson's I Coloniali Guajaco Wood

“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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Post by woodsrider » Tue Feb 14, 2012 8:13 pm


H.L. Thater Plexi 3
Trumper's Rose cream
Feather AS with Gillette Super Platinum
D.R. Harris Pink and Milk
Creed Windsor

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Post by Dale » Tue Feb 14, 2012 10:11 pm


Feather blade
Plisson #12 EW
Trumper's GFT Cream

Trumper's Spanish Leather


EJ Chatsworth Barley
Feather blade
Vulfix 2233 Super Badger
RazoRock XXX Shaving Cream Soap
Clubman Vanilla A/S

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Post by CMur12 » Tue Feb 14, 2012 11:50 pm

Tuesday Night:

Edwin Jagger DE87 razor
Treet Platinum Super Stainless blade

Semogue 740 pure badger brush
Art of Shaving Lemon

Lather made in a bowl, as always.

Dickinson's Witch Hazel, blended with a bit of lather and massaged into the skin.

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!

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Post by desertbadger » Wed Feb 15, 2012 12:24 am


Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro Blade
RazoRock XXX
Chubby 3 super 2 band
Aqua Velva A/S


Gotta have the "Fat"!

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Post by Flash G » Wed Feb 15, 2012 2:32 am

Geo. F. Trumper´s Spanish Leather Shaving Cream
Simpson Tulip 2
Edwin Jagger DE86
C&E Sienna Aftershave Balm

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Wednesday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Wed Feb 15, 2012 3:37 am

Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Derby Extra (Shave #3)
Brush: Shavemac #177
Cream/Soap: Speick Shaving Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Artic Freeze After Shave
A/S: Lubrderm Men’s 3-in-1 Fragrance Free Lotion
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am

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Post by Jonnieboy61 » Wed Feb 15, 2012 4:13 am


Hot towel prep
Gillette Aristocrat
Gillette 7 O'clock Yellow sharp edge
Kent BK2
Ingram cream
Cold rinse
Paul Smith a/s

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Post by Nick Freeh » Wed Feb 15, 2012 5:18 am

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Edwin Jagger DE87
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Vie-Long 04102 "Gonzalo" Boar/Horse
Soap or Cream: Tabac Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Tabac Splash

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Post by moz68 » Wed Feb 15, 2012 5:18 am

Rapira Sweedish SS
M&F 3/1
RazoRock XXX
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
RazoRock A/S Wax

Serge Lutens - Chergui

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Post by ridgerunner » Wed Feb 15, 2012 5:30 am

Wednesday, February 15

Razor: EJ Plaza
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: RV 2011LE Finest
Soap/Cream: TOBS Eton College

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Post by Zot! » Wed Feb 15, 2012 5:38 am

Cranford str8
Muehle R101 Open Comb
US Personna (2)
Simpson Berkeley 46 Best
Trumpers Coconut Oil shave soap

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Post by slantman » Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:17 am


Cobra Classic
Kai Captain Titan Mild #9
Darma Woodcraft Silvertip
KMS Key Lime Shave Cream
L'Oreal After Shave Balm
Herve Leger Homme

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Post by Mike R » Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:47 am


Brush: Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Soap: Palmolive Stick
Razor: '72 Black Handle Adjustable
Blade: Astra
A/S: Aveda
Cologne: T&H 1805

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Post by Shave4Fun » Wed Feb 15, 2012 7:10 am


Vintage shave all the way:
1947 Super-Speed
Woolco Platinum Chrome blade - shave #2
Wrisley's soap
Vintage no-name short loft boar brush
Witch Hazel & 4711 A/S


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