SOTD: September 24 thru September 30, 2012

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uk_HBer
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Post by uk_HBer »

Prep - Hot Towel, Simpson's Shave Cream
Razor- Muhle '11 R41
Blade - Astra S/P
Brush- New Forest Tubby 1 Finest
Soap- P-160
Cold Rinse/ Witch Hazel/ RazoRock Aftershave Wax


underestimated the R41... a bit of a harsh shave. The Tubby and the P-160 were an excellent combo though...
TI 'Wheatfield', Fili SubCero #12
Merkur 34c HD, Muhle '11 R41, Weber ARC
G.O.S.H Heritage, Duke3, New Forest Tubby 1 Finest, CH2 2Band, CH3 Manchurian, 2XL Jade
Mike's, Mudder Focker, Olivia's, Prairie Creations, Vitos,
Thalay Sagar
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Post by Thalay Sagar »

Good morning. Sunday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #2
Semogue 2009 LE
TFS Bergamatto Neroli Intenso
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Pen's Castile
Best,
Chris

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brothers
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Post by brothers »

Sunday

Irisch Moos SC
Shavemac 220
Cobra
Kai
Vintage Aqua Velva Ice Blue
Gary

SOTD 99%: soaps & creams, synthetic / boar / badger brushes, Colonial General razor, Kai & Schick blades, Superior 70 aftershave splash + menthol + 444
Zot!
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Post by Zot! »

Dovo Silver Steel str8
EJ DE86
Feather blade (1)
New Forest 2204 2-band
TBS Maca Root Shave Cream
Moss Scuttle
Ron
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Slow Shaving
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Post by Slow Shaving »

Sunday 09-30-12. MUSIC: Wynton Marsalis - Jazz in Marciac 2009. :love

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnpQZ_gGY68


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Soap from Aleppo - Chubby 2 best badger - Gillette Rocket HD 500 - Gillette Stainless #2 - Pre JASÖN - Calani Dubai shaving soap - Alumbre - Thayers Original - ASB Weleda - ASL Weleda.
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churchilllafemme
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Post by churchilllafemme »

Sunday AM 09-30-2012

Shave Secret preshave oil
Becker scuttle
Somerset Simpson Chubby 3 Manchurian (33/60)
Aramis shaving soap (vintage) in an Old Spice mug
Wilkinson Sticky
Wilkinson London Bridge (1)
Creed Green Irish Tweed aftershave balm

A great shave. Loading the big CH3 with soap in the mug was kind of tricky, requiring me to squeeze the knot together and rotate the brush on its axis, but it worked. The London Bridge is a fantastic blade. And I skipped the balm.
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

Sunday

Cobra Classic SE
Feather Pro blade
Green Pond SC
Chubby 3 super 2 band
GFT Spanish Leather Cologne

:D

Regards,
David
Regards,
David
Gotta have the "Fat"!
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Squire
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Post by Squire »

Sunday morning:

Jagger Georgian brush
Taylor almond shave cream
Schick Krona razor
Shark blade
Taylor Shave Shop aftershave

I like this Taylor though I don't use it often, it is very potent for an aftershave. So much projection in fact I decided not to go to early Church service (which would have started two hours after the AS application) after being informed the scent carried all the way from the kitchen where I was standing to the front parlor of the house. Nice scent though, I'll probably relegate it to cologne use.
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Squire
Psion
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Post by Psion »

Bigelow Silver Tip Brush
Santa Maria Novella Crema da Barba
Merkur Slant
Derby Blade
SMN Emulsione Analcolica
CMur12
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Post by CMur12 »

Sunday Night:

Razor: Edwin Jagger DE89BA11 "Barley"
Blade: Treet Dura-Sharp

Brush: Semogue 2015 (silvertip)
Soap: Mike's Natural Soaps (Lime)

Lather made in a bowl, as always.
2 1/2 passes.

Aftershave: Thayer's Peach Witch Hazel blended with a bit of lather and massaged into the skin.

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!
bernards66
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Post by bernards66 »

Sunday:
Was a todal slug today....but I DID shave.
Gillette Model #58 & Gillette 'Swede'
Simpson Duke #2 Best
Trumpers Sandalwood shave cream ( tube )
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Taylors Sandalwood

This is one of the two creams I picked up in Sarasota yesterday. It's excellent; pretty much like the tubed Trumper creams of yore. I thoroughly enjoyed the shave.

Gordon
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Post by bernards66 »

Squire, Yeah, there are some scents that I deliberately buy in the A/S version even though I use them only as cologne, as the 'cologne' strength is more powerful than I care for....or the A/S is almost as potent so why spend the extra money? Taylors fall into this catagory for me. I now have two bottles of their Sandalwood A/S that I use as cologne and it is potent enough. Hammam Bouquet is another one like that for me and Knize Ten as well.
Regards,
Gordon
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Obie
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Post by Obie »

Gentlemen, here is today's shave menu:

Razor: Gillette Aristocrat
Blade: Feather
Brush: Rooney Heritage "Stubby" 1XL super silvertip
Soap: Mitchell's Wool Fat
Scuttle: Moss
Face lather
Alum
Witch hazel
Balm: Institute Karite
Aftershave: Polo
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jss
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Post by jss »

Saturday

DRH Chatsworth
Astra SP
Grosvenor LE 2 Super
Trumper's Rose SS
DRH Pink AS

Sunday

DRH Chatswoth
Astra SP
Simpson Duke 3 Best
Trumper's Rose SS
DRH Pink AS

Julian
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