SOTD: February 20 thru February 26 2012

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Post by ShadowsDad » Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:41 am

Wedneday morning:

Hot towel face prep
Vitos SIS
Rooney 3/1 SS
Valet Autostrop VC1
Feather SE blade (6)
bay rum

An absolutely fantastic BBS.

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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 Shave4Fun » Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:00 am


RAZOR: 1947 Super-Speed
BLADE: Iridium Super #1
BRUSH: Vintage no-name short loft boar
SOAP: Vintage Wrisleys
A/S: Aqua Velva Musk
EdT: Stetson original



I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!

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Post by churchilllafemme » Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:24 am


Georgetown scuttle
Homemade frankincense & myrrh preshave oil
Somerset Simpson Keyhole 3 Best brush
RazoRock Italian Master Barber LE shaving cream soap
Feather AS razor
Gillette 7 O'Clock Yellow (1)
Aramis Tuscany aftershave balm

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Post by desertbadger » Wed Feb 22, 2012 1:30 pm


Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro Blade
Omega 49
GFT Spanish Leather cologne


Gotta have the "Fat"!

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Post by stanmog » Wed Feb 22, 2012 4:10 pm


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Post by ridgerunner » Wed Feb 22, 2012 4:48 pm

Wednesday, February 22

Razor: Gillette Super Adjustable (3)
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: Thater Plexi 3
Soap/Cream: MWF

A DFS for the start of the day

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Post by Teiste » Wed Feb 22, 2012 5:48 pm

New Forest 1901/Merkur Bakelite with Astra/D.R Marlborough SC/Caswell-Massey lotion

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Post by woodsrider » Wed Feb 22, 2012 7:44 pm

Some nice photos today!


Simpson No. 57 "Douglas"
AoS Lavender soap
Feather AS with Gillette Super Platinum
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Truefitt & Hill Ultimate Comfort balm
Penhaligon's Sartorial cologne

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Wed Feb 22, 2012 8:03 pm

Good evening. Wednesday AM:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #1
BK 4
Nancy Boy Signature
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Trumpers Ajaccio Violet

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Post by bernards66 » Wed Feb 22, 2012 8:09 pm


Gillette Model #58 & Gillette Annesy blade
Simpson Duke #2 Best
Trumpers Rose shaving cream
D R Harris's A/S Milk ( old )
Penhaligon's English Fern


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Post by nteeman » Thu Feb 23, 2012 3:25 am

Razor: BRW Bull Mastiff Deluxe XL/Gillette Tech Head
Blade: Feather New Hi-Stainless Platinum Coated (Shave #1)
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

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Post by Jonnieboy61 » Thu Feb 23, 2012 4:22 am


Hot towel
Gillette Aristocrat
Gillette Super Platinum
Simpson Chubby 2
Mr Taylor cream
Cold rinse
DR Harris Pink

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Post by cryhavoc » Thu Feb 23, 2012 4:39 am

Thursday February 23, 2012

Razor: Gillette NEW
Blade: IP Red Pack
Brush: FS Silver Tip
Soap: TSD Iced Sub Zero
A/S: Osage Rub followed w/ Aqua Velva \:D/
"Hello Floyd, this is Barney Fife. Who's in the chair...well
get rid of 'em. I'm coming over and I'm ready for action!
That's right, I want the works...shave, haircut, witch hazel,
O.D. cologne, toilet water...If it smells I want it!"

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Post by ridgerunner » Thu Feb 23, 2012 5:20 am

Thursday, February 23

Razor: EJ Plaza
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: Vie-Long Platero
Soap/Cream: TOBS Sandalwood

BBS this morning - If only the rest of my day were to be this smooth.

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Post by Nick Freeh » Thu Feb 23, 2012 5:38 am

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Long-Handled Progress
Blade: Gillette Super Thin
Brush: EJ Best
Soap or Cream: Taylor's Lavender Cream
A/S: Thayer's Lavender Witch Hazel, Diplomat Splash

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Post by Zot! » Thu Feb 23, 2012 5:57 am

Dovo Best str8
EJ Chatsworth de
Gillette 7 O'Clock yellow (3)
Simpson Berkeley 46 Best
Trumper's Coconut Oil shave soap

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Post by Johnny » Thu Feb 23, 2012 6:41 am

Thursday, February 23, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick I2 Hydro-magic
Blade: Schick
Soap: MWF
Brush: Semogue 1305
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Floid Blue


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

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Post by slantman » Thu Feb 23, 2012 6:54 am


Cobra Classic
Feather Pro Blade
KMF Cool Mint Shave Cream
Wellington Woodcraft Silvertip
L'Oreal After Shave Balm
Herve Leger Homme

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Post by brothers » Thu Feb 23, 2012 6:56 am


I Coloniali SC
Gillette Big Boy Deluxe
Gillette 7 O'Clock Super Platinum
444 ASB
Thayer's Superhazel
Vitos Colonia Ice

Very nice, indeed!

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 moz68 » Thu Feb 23, 2012 7:22 am

Rotbart No15
Perma sharp
Rooney 3/3
Mike's Natural Shave soap Barber shop
Humphreys Citrus WH
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
RazoRock A/S Wax

Caron - L'anarchiste

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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