SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

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SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by brothers » Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:15 am

Monday -
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by Mike R » Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:22 am

Monday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Musgo Real
Razor: Gillette New Bar Handle SC
Blade: Indian Wilkinson
A/S: Afta
Cologne / Fragrance: Tabac

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:16 am

Monday AM 2018-10-22

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/1 Ivory Finest (22/44)
Crabtree & Evelyn Sweet Almond Oil shaving cream (vintage)
Weber PH/Wave
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (1)
Love My Skin Almond aftershave

An excellent shave and then breakfast - Caprese Benedict - at a local coffee house with a good friend from the forums.
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:38 am

Tuesday AM 2018-10-23

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/1 Ebony Finest (22/48)
Art of Shaving Rose Absolute shaving cream
Paradigm II Titanium/Stork Aristocrat 2 Titanium
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (2)
Guerlain Habit Rouge aftershave
Floris Rose Geranium EdT (vintage)
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by brothers » Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:08 pm

Tuesday -

Tabac soap
Rooney Finest brush
General razor
Kai Mild blade
Superior 70 aftershave splash
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by Mike R » Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:14 am

Tuesday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Coate's Lime
Razor: Gillette New Standard
Blade: Indian Wilkinson
A/S: Dollar Store Splash - Green / "Original"
Cologne / Fragrance: None

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by Mike R » Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:17 am

Wednesday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Taylor - Avocado
Razor: Gillette New Standard
Blade: Indian Wilkinson
A/S: Clubman Classic Barber Shave Cream
Cologne / Fragrance: Knize Ten

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:26 am

Wednesday AM 2018-10-24

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/2 Ivory Finest (24/58)
Floris JF shaving soap (tallow)
Delta Echo Feather AS-D2/UFO Kaiser Red Bronze
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (3)
Floris JF aftershave
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by brothers » Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:06 pm

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by Mike R » Thu Oct 25, 2018 5:06 am

Thursday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Crabtree & Evelyn Almond
Razor: Gillette New Standard
Blade: Indian Wilkinson
A/S: Clubman

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:25 am

Thursday AM 2018-10-25

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/2 Ebony Finest (24/54)
Ralph Lauren Safari shaving soap (tallow)
Weber ARC/Triad Blue Aristocrat Titanium
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (4)
Ralph Lauren Safari aftershave (vintage)

If I was forced to choose a "desert island forever" shave setup, the Safari software certainly would be a possibility.
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by Mike R » Fri Oct 26, 2018 4:54 am

Friday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Musgo Real
Razor: Gillette New Standard
Blade: Indian Wilkinson
A/S: Vintage Avon Clint
Cologne / Fragrance: Aramis

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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:32 am

Friday AM 2018-10-26

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/2 Faux Horn Finest (24/54)
Penhaligon's Lords shaving cream (vintage)
Wolfman WR1-SB Polished/UFO Colibri
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (5)
Penhaligon's Lords aftershave (vintage)

This brush is sort of midway between its faux ivory (softer) and ebony (firmer) siblings in terms of backbone. The Lords software is wonderful, always a favorite.
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by brothers » Fri Oct 26, 2018 8:40 pm

Friday -
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Sat Oct 27, 2018 10:40 am

Saturday AM 2018-10-27

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/3 Porcelain Finest (26/59)
Acqua di Parma Colonia shaving cream (original)
Weber DLC/Triad Aristocrat Copper
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (6)
Acqua di Genova 1853 aftershave
Acqua di Parma Colonia EdC

The cream makes wonderful lather, although its fragrance is not quite as good as that of the Colonia soft soap.
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by brothers » Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:32 pm

Saturday -
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by churchilllafemme » Sun Oct 28, 2018 10:43 am

Sunday AM 2018-10-28

Moss Anniversary Slate scuttle
Rooney 3/3 Ivory Finest (26/60)
Old Spice shaving soap (vintage)
Wolfman WR1-OC Satin/Triad Polished-Satin Diamond Titanium
Personna Super Platinum Chrome (7)
Floris Bay Rum aftershave (vintage)
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Re: SOTD: October 22, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Post by CMur12 » Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:14 pm

Sunday night:

Razor: Rockwell 6C
Blade: Iridium Super

Brush: Semogue 1305
Soap: Valobra Shave Stick (made into a cake)

Lather made on top of the soap
Two-and-a-half passes

Aftershave: Cold water rinse and Thayer's Peach Witch Hazel

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!

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