SOTD: February 27 thru March 04, 2012

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Flash G
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Friday's shave

Post by Flash G » Fri Mar 02, 2012 12:57 am

Truefitt & Hill Luxury Shaving Cream
Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Edwin Jagger DE86
Wilkinson Sword
D.R. Harris Arlington Milk
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nteeman
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Friday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Fri Mar 02, 2012 3:34 am

Razor: Mühle R89
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum (Shave #2)
Brush: Simpson Eagle #3
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave 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)
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Post by Thalay Sagar » Fri Mar 02, 2012 4:50 am

Good morning. Friday:


Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301 #4
BK 4
TOBS Rose
Thayer's lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Pen's Castile
Best,
Chris

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― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

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ridgerunner
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Post by ridgerunner » Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:29 am

Friday, March 2


Razor: Feather SS
Blade: Feather Hi-Stainless
Brush: Simfix Pearlescent
Soap/Cream: Acca Kappa 1869
EdT: Green Irish Tweed

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moz68
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Post by moz68 » Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:51 am

Muhle R41 & iKon Bulldog handle
Rapira Swedish SS
M&F Lee7
The Mud Place Scuttle
Nanny's Silly's Hard Soap French Lavender
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
RazoRock A/S Wax

Humiecki & Graef - Skarb

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Jesse

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh » Fri Mar 02, 2012 6:06 am

Friday, March 02, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: EJ Chatsworth
Blade: Gillette 7 O'Clock Dark Blue
Brush: Thater Stout 2
Soap or Cream: TOBS Sandalwood Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, TOBS Sandalwood Splash

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slantman
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Post by slantman » Fri Mar 02, 2012 6:07 am

Friday

Cobra Classic
Feather Professional Blade
KMF Pomegranate & Grapefruit Shave Cream
Wellington Woodcraft Silvertip
L'Oreal After Shave Balm
Herve Leger Homme

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Johnny
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Post by Johnny » Fri Mar 02, 2012 6:08 am

Friday, March 2, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick G1
Blade: Schick
Soap: Proraso
Brush: Semogue 1438
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Floid Blue

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Mike R
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Post by Mike R » Fri Mar 02, 2012 6:15 am

Friday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Taylor - Sandalwood
Razor: '72 Black Handle Adjustable
Blade: Lord Super Stainless
A/S: Proraso Liquid A/S
Cologne: T&H 1805

Mike

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Sargon
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Post by Sargon » Fri Mar 02, 2012 7:58 am

Fri, March 2
Brush: Silvertip Badger
Soap/Creme: Valobra Menthol
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Astra SS
Pre: Hot Shower
Post: Withc hazel
Hair Groom: Gables cream-oil
Result: BBS
Shavetools.com Traditional products for modern wet shavers: Vie-Long brushes, Merkur razors, and more.

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Post by BullGoose » Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:00 am

Friday, March 2nd

Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Polsilver
Brush: Semogue Caravela
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: D.R. Harris Marlborough
A/S: D.R. Harris Marlborough

I decided to bring out the Caravela this morning and was not disappointed. It churned out mounds of lather from the Harris Marlborough shave soap and the Futur/Polsilver combination was superb. A splash of Harris Marlborough and I am ready for the day. :cool:
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Post by changabang » Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:18 am

Pils
Perma Sharp Super (3)
Semogue 620
Wars cream
Ogallala BR & Sandalwood
James Nicks

bennay
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Post by bennay » Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:57 am

Razor: EJ89 Barely
Blade: Astra
Brush: Simpsons Colonel
Pre-Shave: Proraso Pre/Post Shave
Soap: Proraso Eucalyptus Soap
A/S: Alum block, rinse, Gentlemen's Refinery Unscented Balm
Cologne: TOBS St James

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churchilllafemme
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Post by churchilllafemme » Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:58 am

Friday

Georgetown scuttle
Ach Brito Glyce preshave soap
Somerset Simpson Eagle 2 Pure brush
Woods of Windsor (tallow 1st) shaving soap
Feather AS razor
Wilkinson Light Brigade blade (1)
Woods of Windsor aftershave balm

BBS to end the business week. The soap lathered beautifully in the Burma Shave mug, with the scuttle just used to keep the brush warm during razor passes.
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger » Fri Mar 02, 2012 12:35 pm

Friday

Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro blade
MWF
Omega 49
TOBS Victorian Lime Cologne

:D

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

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ShadowsDad
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Post by ShadowsDad » Fri Mar 02, 2012 2:24 pm

Friday morning:

Vitos SIS
Semogue 1438 boar
Valet AutoStrop VC1
Feather SE blade (8)
bay rum

I was in a hurry today, so no face prep other than the face lathering.

Gary, I was in a hurry today, so I didn't try the TOBS. I want to try it when I have time. Tomorrow should be OK.
Brian

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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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Shave4Fun
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Post by Shave4Fun » Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:30 pm

FRIDAY:


Razor: Gold fat handle Tech
Blade: KAI
Soap: MWF
Brush: TGN Super Badger in Fuller handle
A/S: Ogallala Bay Rum & Sandalwood w/ about 20% Old Spice EdC

Regards,

Roger
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Zot!
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Post by Zot! » Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:51 pm

Cranford str8
Muehle R101 open comb de
US Personna (4)
Simpson Berkely 46 Best
Trumpers Coconut Oil shave soap
Ron

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drumana
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Post by drumana » Fri Mar 02, 2012 7:46 pm

Friday

Muhle R89 with Derby
Rudy Vey custom brush
T&H shave cream: Ultimate Comfort
TOBS aftershave gel: Sandalwood


I came across a decent deal for the UC shave cream and went for it. Not bad but it does lack a little bit of the "slick" I've been used to with the TOBS cream I've been using. Also, it's a bit ridiculous that they advertise it as 'unscented' as it is quite obviously scented with lavender oil.
-Andrew-

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Post by brothers » Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:39 pm

Friday evening

Derby Shaving Soap Stick
Plisson
Merkur Slant
Personna Prep
444 ASB
Krampert's Finest Acadian Spice Bay Rum After Shave. (Thanks Brian - ShadowsDad!) This is a very fine Bay Rum!
Gary

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

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