SOTD: August 22 thru August 28 2011

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Flash G
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SOTD: August 22 thru August 28 2011

Post by Flash G » Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:30 am

D.R. Harris Almond Shaving Soap
Simpson Tulip 2
Edwin Jagger DE86
Wilkinson Sword
D.R. Harris Arlington Aftershave


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Post by ridgerunner » Mon Aug 22, 2011 4:01 am

Monday, August 22

Razor: Gillette Fatboy (3)
Blade: Iridium Super
Brush: Astor-Simpson Anniversary
Soap/Cream: Bluebeard's Revenge
EdT: Woods of Windsor

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Post by Zot! » Mon Aug 22, 2011 4:29 am

Jagger Chatsworth de
Shark Super Chrome (3)
Simpson Grosvenor le 2-band Super
Mama Bear's Dragon's Blood soap

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Post by Nick Freeh » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:06 am

Monday, August 22, 2011

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: 1956 Gillette Red Tip Superspeed*
Blade: Super Iridium*
Brush: Simfix Grosvenor LE Two-Band*
Soap: Penhaligon's Blenheim Bouquet (old tallow formula)*
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel (thankfully, still around), G.F. Trumper Marlborough Splash*

A fine shave this morning, using some cherished products of the past (those with asterisks).

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Post by Mike R » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:10 am


Brush: Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Soap: Palmolive Stick
Razor: 52 Super Speed
Blade: Lord Super Stainless
A/S: Musgo Real A/S Balsam
Cologne: None


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Post by DGB452 » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:34 am


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Morris & Forndran 'Chubby' Blonde Badger
Trumper's Almond Hard Shaving Soap
D.R. Harris' Pink After Shave
Trumper's Spanish Leather Cologne

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Monday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:41 am

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum (Shave #4)
Brush: none
Cream/Soap: Barbasol
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am

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Post by moz68 » Mon Aug 22, 2011 5:44 am

iKon OC Bulldog
New Forest 2211
RazoRock XXX
Aqua Velva Ice Blue

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:51 am

Good morning. Monday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #3
Trumper's Violet soap (old)
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Murray & Lanman Florida Water
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Post by SRD » Mon Aug 22, 2011 8:38 am

August 22

Savile Row 3824
DH Harris Lavandar Shave Cream
Gillette New Improved with Treet Durasharp blade (2)
Dana's Canoe A/S
TOBS Victorian Lime cologne

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Post by BullGoose » Mon Aug 22, 2011 8:47 am

Monday "Mourning" Shave- Aug. 22: Dearly Deceased products marked with an *

Razor: iKon BullDog (First Generation)*
Blade: Schick Plus Platinum*
Brush: Simpson Ehsan *
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Trumper Limes (Old Tallow Version)*
A/S: Trumper Wild Fern *

An excellent shave using excellent products that are unfortunately no longer in production. -Czech & Speake, Taylor of Old Bond Street, Geo F. Trumper, D.R. Harris, Kent, Edwin Jagger and More

- Phil

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Post by churchilllafemme » Mon Aug 22, 2011 8:50 am

Monday, Monday, So Good to Me

Moss scuttle
Rooney 1/2 Finest
Floris Santal cream
Wilkinson Sticky
Personna 74 (1)
Abercrombie & Fitch Woods balm

A great shave.

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Post by Kirasdad » Mon Aug 22, 2011 8:54 am


Razor: Gillette NEW OC
Blade: Lord Platinum Class (4th)
Soap: Prairie Creations - Tibetan Amber
Brush: Semogue 1305
Toner: Thayers Lavender WH
A/S: Pinaud Clubman w/ a dab of 444 Aftershave Balm
Cologne: Armani - Aqua di Gio

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Post by druphus » Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:26 am

Monday, 22 August 2011

TOBS Avocado Shaving Cream
Vulfix 2235 Super Shaving Brush
1948-1950's Gillette Aristocrat Razor
Super Iridium Blade
La Toja After Shave Splash

Terre d'Hermes EdT

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Post by reggiano » Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:48 am


Rooney 3/1 Finest
Rocket HD w/LB
Trumper's Sandalwood Cream
Lucky Tiger Tonic

Parfum d'Habit

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Post by bernards66 » Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:35 am


Gillette Model #58 & Schick Platinum blade
Plisson #12 HMW
Trumpers Almond shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Trumpers Fougena


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Post by desertbadger » Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:59 am


Schick N1 w/74
Rooney’s Finest 1/2
Shulton Old Spice A/S


Gotta have the "Fat"!

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Post by cryhavoc » Mon Aug 22, 2011 1:19 pm

Monday, August 22, 2011

Razor: Late 40's Gillette Superspeed
Blade: Derby day 2
Brush: VDH Boar
Soap: TSD Bay Rum
A/S: Pinaud Clubman

Great BBS shave, nice way to start the week!
"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 drumana » Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:17 pm


Muhle R89 with Derby
Simpson Emperor 2 three banded super
Speick shave soap
jojoba oil with sandalwood EO

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Post by Slow Shaving » Mon Aug 22, 2011 4:48 pm

Monday 08-22-11.

Soap from Aleppo 100% oliva - Morris & Forndran two bands 28X56 - Merkur 34C HD - Polsilver #2 - Pre JASÖN - Provence Santé shaving soap - Alum block - Toner Thayers Original - ASB Truefitt & Hill - ASL Provence Santé.


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