SOTD: November 14 thru November 20 2011

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Mike R
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Post by 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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Post by 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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― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

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Post by 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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Post by 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.

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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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! -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 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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Post by 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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Post by 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
Hi, my name is Aaron and I'm the poster boy for Omega.

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Post by du212 » Thu Nov 17, 2011 4:07 pm

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

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Post by 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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Post by 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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Post by 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.

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!

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Friday's shave

Post by 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

Post by 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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