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Top of the morning to ya! Post pics and descriptions of your daily shaving gear and accessories!

Postby Mike R » Thu Nov 17, 2011 6:11 am


Brush: Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Cream: RazoRock
Razor: Gillette '59 (E-2) HD Adjustable
Blade: Astra
A/S: Trumper's Lime Skin Food
Cologne: Tabac

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Postby Thalay Sagar » Thu Nov 17, 2011 6:46 am

Good morning. Thursday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #4
BK 4
QCS Provence soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
TOBS Mr. Taylor

Really, really good soap.

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Postby Thalay Sagar » Thu Nov 17, 2011 6:53 am

LouisIII wrote:GFT Sandalwood Soap

Trumpers soap, scent aside, does not impress me. Slight post shave irritation again today. Lather doesn't seem to hold water well enough. Back to Tabac, Cella et al

Louis, I'm with you on Trumper's veggie soaps. I find that they require a heavy hand loading the brush only to be rewarded with a lather that is too crisp for my tastes.

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Postby TRBeck » Thu Nov 17, 2011 7:04 am

Semogue 2010 LE silvertip
Queen Charlotte Provence
Mühle R89 w/7 O'Clock #6
Thayer's aftershave splash

Not as good as yesterday. Need to keep working with the water-holding capacity of the Semogue, which is substantial.

The 7 O'Clock blades are so durable.

Why should we not meet, not always as dyspeptics, to tell our bad dreams, but sometimes as eupeptics, to congratulate each other on the ever-glorious morning? - Henry David Thoreau
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Postby DGB452 » Thu Nov 17, 2011 7:12 am


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Plisson Ebony Wood #14 European White
Trumper's Violet Hard Shaving Soap
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave
Clinique's Post Shave Healer
D.R. Harris' Arlington Cologne
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Postby moz68 » Thu Nov 17, 2011 7:25 am

Muhle Dog
Personna Med. Prep.
Rooney 3/3
GTP - G5
QCS Cedarwood Lemongrass Cream
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
Trumpers Sandalwood Skinfood

Amourage - Memoir Man

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey
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Postby brothers » Thu Nov 17, 2011 8:24 am


RazoRock Caprician Lemon Soap
Hart SR
444 After Shave balm
Pinaud Lime Sec EDC
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Postby ShadowsDad » Thu Nov 17, 2011 8:51 am

Thursday AM:

Simpson Special Pure Badger
Todays Williams
OCMM SE razor (lefthand razor)
Ted Pella GEM SE ptfe coated blade
Bay Rum

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Postby druphus » Thu Nov 17, 2011 9:14 am

Thursday, 17 November 2011

Geo. F. Trumper Violet Shaving Cream
Vulfix 2235 Super Shaving Brush
EJ Chatsworth Chrome Razor with Muhle Head
Super Iridium Blade
Geo. F. Trumpwe Ajaccio Violets Splash
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Postby churchilllafemme » Thu Nov 17, 2011 10:06 am


Moss scuttle
Proraso preshave
Kimson Horn-Abalone Silvertip brush
Truefitt & Hill Almond shaving cream
Wilkinson Sticky razor
Personna 74 blade (6)
Dolce & Gabbana aftershave balm

The Man in Black. Another great shave.
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Postby BullGoose » Thu Nov 17, 2011 10:49 am

Thursday, November 17th

Razor: GIBBS Adjustable "Click Pen"
Blade: Super Iridium
Brush: Simpson Ehsan
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Cream: Acqua di Parma
A/S: Acqua di Parma

The Gibbs razor has quickly become a favorite. Besides the "cool" factor, it delivers an outstanding shave!
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Postby desertbadger » Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:22 pm


Schick Injector N2 (ivory handle)
Schick Platinum (NOS)
Palmolive shave stick; grated
Omega 30005
Hermes Bel Ami EdT


Gotta have the "Fat"!
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Postby Teiste » Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:23 pm

Thursday :
Spanish Fig & Nutmeg SS/Vulfix VS5 brush/Merkur Progress with Astra/Alum/Weleda Balsam
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Postby Sodapopjones » Thu Nov 17, 2011 2:44 pm

Razor: R102
Blade: Rapira Swedish Supersteel
Brush: Vulfix 2197P
Soap: Napoleon's Violet
Aftershave: Booster's Lilac
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Postby du212 » Thu Nov 17, 2011 4:07 pm

Mühle R106+Shark, Simpson "Keyhole" 3, Trumper's Coco SC, Osage Rub

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Postby Squire » Thu Nov 17, 2011 6:37 pm

Thursday evening:

Kent BK4 brush
Palmolive shave soap
Jagger Chatsworth razor
Gillette Bleue Extra blade
Trumper Ajaccio Violet aftershave
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Postby drumana » Thu Nov 17, 2011 7:16 pm


Muhle R89 with Derby
Simpson Commodore X2
QED shave soap: Pine & Cedarwood
homemade aftershave
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Postby CMur12 » Fri Nov 18, 2011 12:10 am

Thursday Night:

iKon Bulldog razor with safety bars
Super Iridium blade

Semogue 1305 shaving brush
Cella soft shaving soap

Lather made in a bowl, as always.

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

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Friday's shave

Postby Flash G » Fri Nov 18, 2011 2:06 am

Floris No. 89 Shaving Soap
Vulfix # 2235 Super
Merkur HD 34G
Super Iridium
Geo. F. Trumper's Coral Skin Food
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Friday's Shave

Postby nteeman » Fri Nov 18, 2011 3:28 am

Razor: Mühle R41
Blade: Personna Lab Blue (Shave #3)
Brush: Simpson Eagle #3
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Artic Freeze After Shave
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am

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