SOTD: February 20 thru February 26 2012

Top of the morning to ya! Post pics and descriptions of your daily shaving gear and accessories!
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Sargon
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Post by Sargon » Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:48 pm

Mon Feb 20
Brush: Omega Pro
Soap/Creme: Poraso Green
Razor: Merkur Progress
Blade: Astra SP
Pre: Hot shower+ Poraso pre/post
Post: Poraso AS Balm
Hair Groom: Vitalis
Result: A great Menthol Monday shave.
Shavetools.com Traditional products for modern wet shavers: Vie-Long brushes, Merkur razors, and more.

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woodsrider
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Post by woodsrider » Mon Feb 20, 2012 9:58 pm

Late post....Monday morning:

Simpson PJ2 Super
Trumper's almond cream (really old)
Feather AS with Gillette Super Platinum
Thayer's Original witch hazel
D.R. Harris AS Milk
Penhaligon's Hamman Bouquet

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Lynn

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woodsrider
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Post by woodsrider » Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:01 pm

stanmog wrote:Image
Nice Knize triple-punch!
Lynn

bernards66
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Post by bernards66 » Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:09 pm

Some really nice kits and photos today!
Monday:

Gillette Model #58 & Gillette Annesy blade
Simpson X2L Colonel
D R Harris's Lavender hard shaving soap
D R Harris's A/S Milk ( old )
Penhaligon's English Fern

Another compliment on the English Fern this evening.
Gordon

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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger » Mon Feb 20, 2012 11:02 pm

Monday

Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro Blade
Tabac SS
Rooney Emillion Super
Pinaud Clubman Cologne

:D

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

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nteeman
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Tuesday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:22 am

Razor: BRW Bull Mastiff Deluxe XL/Short Comb NEW Head
Blade: Personna Lab Blue (Shave #2)
Brush: none
Cream/Soap: Barbasol
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


Jonnieboy61
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Post by Jonnieboy61 » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:26 am

Tuesday:

Hot towel Prep
Gillette Super Speed
Gillette Swede
Kent BK4
Yardley Shaving soap
Cold rinse
Penhaligons English Fern

A welcome change today, I am visiting my son who lives just outside London and he offered me some of his shaving stuff as a try out. I dont often use soap, but I quite enjoyed the experience.

All the best
John

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paddy
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Post by paddy » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:57 am

Gillette 1950s superspeed

Gillette Bleue extra blade (shave #2)

Rooney Emillion silvertip

Taylor Lavender cream

TGR ASB

Lorenzo Villoresi Acqua di Colonia
Remember: this is all just wasted time and lives talking nonsense to strangers about pieces of metal, hair and chemical compounds.

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Johnny
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Post by Johnny » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:59 am

Tuesday, February 21, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick G1
Blade: Schick
Soap: MWF
Brush: Omega 10005
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Floid Blue

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Johnny

"Younger than some, older than most" - Wet shaving for 50+ years

Zot!
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Post by Zot! » Tue Feb 21, 2012 5:37 am

Green Mountain French Roast k-cup coffee
Dovo Silver Steel str8
EJ Chatsworth de
Gillette 7 O'Clock yellow (1)
Simfix Grosvenor le 2-band
The Body Shop shave cream (old fomula)
Ron

Flash G
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Tuesday's shave

Post by Flash G » Tue Feb 21, 2012 5:40 am

Floris No. 89 Shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Merkur HD 34G
L'Occitane Cade Aftershave Balm
Eric

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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh » Tue Feb 21, 2012 6:00 am

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur 23C
Blade: Treet DuraSharp
Brush: Vulfix 2234 Super
Soap or Cream: Lavanda Cream
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Meehan Bay Rhum

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Mike R
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Post by Mike R » Tue Feb 21, 2012 6:18 am

Tuesday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Palmolive (US)
Razor: '72 Black Handle Adjustable
Blade: Astra
A/S: Trumper's Lime Skin Food
Cologne: None

Mike

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slantman
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Post by slantman » Tue Feb 21, 2012 6:24 am

Tuesday

iKon S3S Bulldog
Gillette Super Thin
KMF Cool Mint Shave Cream
Wellington Woodcraft Silvertip
L'Oreal After Shave Balm
Jade East Cologne

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moz68
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Post by moz68 » Tue Feb 21, 2012 7:05 am

FaTip
Personna Med. Prep.
M&F Lee7
The Mud Place Scuttle
Dr.Henk's Dutch Moss Scheerzeep
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
Dr.Henk's #6 Dutch Moss A/S Balm

Montale - Oud Cuir d'Arabie
Jesse

"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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Obie
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Post by Obie » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:33 am

Gentlemen,

The heavy wet snow flakes falling this morning here in the province can't decide between wearing a fur coat or slipping on a swim suit for a dip. The weatherman predicts the swim suit will win later in the day. Either way, it's a lazy day.

Razor: Filarmonica 13 square point — one pass
Razor: Merkur Progress — two passes
Blade: Super Iridium on the third and the final tour
Brush: Semogue 2010 Owners Club in cherry wood handle
Soap: Le Collectioneur Lothantique on its retirement day
Scuttle: Moss
Lather bowl: Modified Ayars
Pre-shave: Castle Forbes
Balm: Trumper Coral Skin Food
Aftershave: Pashana
Music: Luscious jazz from Charlie Haden's recording "Nocturn"
Finisher: Sumatra coffee and the falling snow in Cinemascope
Obie Yadgar
obieyadgar.com

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ShadowsDad
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Post by ShadowsDad » Tue Feb 21, 2012 10:10 am

Tuesday morning:

Hot towel face prep
Vitos SIS w/Bay Rum scent added
Simpson Special best badger
GEM 1912 Jr
GEM SS ptfe blade (14 and canned)
Bay Rum

I felt the blade had turned the corner, so I canned it, but 14 shaves isn't too shabby.

Before I applied my handcrafted BR the shave was a DFS, afterward it could be called a BBS. It was still a DFS to me.

Edit: I hate it when I don't proofread and need to edit!
Brian

Maker of Kramperts Finest Bay Rum and Frostbite http://www.krampertsfinest.com/
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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churchilllafemme
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Post by churchilllafemme » Tue Feb 21, 2012 11:14 am

Tuesday

Becker scuttle
Homemade frankincense & myrrh preshave oil
Somerset Simpson Beaufort 5 Pure brush
Czech & Speake No. 88 shaving soap
Wilkinson Sticky razor
Wilkinson Light Brigade blade (5)
Ralph Lauren Safari aftershave splash

The soap, despite its hype, was just pretty good, but everything else was great.
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John

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Post by BullGoose » Tue Feb 21, 2012 11:49 am

Tuesday, February 21st

Razor: Cobra Classic
Blade: Feather Professional
Brush: Rudy Vey M7 Shavemac
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Mitchell's Wool Fat
A/S: La Toja Classic Splash


I think I am up to shave 10 on the Feather Professional blade and it is still going strong. I enjoyed a great shave followed by a refreshing splash of La Toja Classic aftershave.
http://www.bullgooseshaving.com -Czech & Speake, H.L. Thater, Mergress, Rocnel, Boellis Panama,Castle Forbes, Asylum Shave Works and more.

- Phil

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:07 pm

Good afternoon. Tuesday AM:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #3
SR 3722
Antica barbiera Colla soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
TOBS Lavender Water
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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