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SOTD November 21 through November 27, 2011

Postby Mike R » Mon Nov 21, 2011 6:17 am


Brush: Rooney Stubby 2
Cream: Taylor - Sandalwood
Razor: Gillette '59 (E-2) HD Adjustable
Blade: Astra
A/S: Clubman Vanilla
Cologne: None

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Postby moz68 » Mon Nov 21, 2011 6:27 am

Rotbart No.15
M&F Emillion
GTP - G5
Fitjar Bee my Honey Barberkremen
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
Prairie Creations A/S Balm Unscented

Guerlain - Dandy

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Monday's Shave

Postby nteeman » Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:10 am

Razor: Mühle R89
Blade: Gillette 7 O’Clock SharpEdge (yellow) (Shave #2)
Brush: Shavemac #177
Cream/Soap: Razorock XXX Cream Soap
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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Postby TRBeck » Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:25 am

Semogue 2010 LE silvertip
Queen Charlotte Provence
Mühle R89 w/7 O'Clock #2
Thayer's aftershave splash

Don't know if I've mentioned that I like this setup.


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Postby LouisIII » Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:42 am

Monday, shaveless.
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Postby Thalay Sagar » Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:48 am

Good morning. Monday:

Jaggerooney w/7 O'Clock Blue, #1
QCS Rose Otto soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Trumper's Ajaccio Violet

Very nice shave on a surpisingly warm day.

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Postby brothers » Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:57 am


RazoRock Fresco
no name big brush
Clauss 6/8
444 After Shave Balm
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Postby BullGoose » Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:57 am

Monday, November 21st

Razor: Wilkinson Sticky
Blade: Schick Plus Platinum
Brush: Simpson Ehsan
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Yardley
A/S: Avon Tai Winds

A shave with all discontinued products (with the exception of MR. Glo). I had an excellent shave and wish all of these products were still in production.
http://www.bullgooseshaving.com -Czech & Speake, Taylor of Old Bond Street, Geo F. Trumper, D.R. Harris, Kent, Edwin Jagger and More

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Postby churchilllafemme » Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:39 am

Monday, Monday
*All items are vintage or discontinued

Homemade Frankincense & Myrrh preshave oil
Rooney Ivory 2/1 Finest brush
Yardley Black Label shaving soap
Wilkinson Sticky razor
Personna 74 blade (7)
Yardley Black Label aftershave

Like Phil, I love this old Yardley stuff. And the Sticky and Personna 74 are really good together. All in all, another great shave.
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Postby Squire » Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:43 am

Monday morning:

Jagger Georgian brush
Cella shave soap
Futur razor
Gillette Bleue blade
Trumper Eau de Quinine used as aftershave
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Postby ShadowsDad » Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:58 am

Monday AM:

Blazingly hot towel face prep+
Simpson Special Pure badger
Speick stick
Slim set to 9
Polsilver Super Iridium(4)
Bay Rum

A duplicate shave to yesterdays pretty much. But I don't think I'll get 7 shaves from the blade.
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Postby druphus » Mon Nov 21, 2011 10:32 am

Monday, 21 November 2011

C&E Sienna Hard Shaving Soap
Simpson Isle of Man Polo 8 2-band Super Shaving Brush
1948-1950's Gillette Aristocrat Razor
Gillette Bleue Extra Blade
Speick Aftershave Splash

Lalique - Encre Noire EdT
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Postby du212 » Mon Nov 21, 2011 11:49 am

Merkur GOLD slant&perma-sharp, Plisson #10 blaireau noir, Aramis Créme à raser, Annick Goutal "Duel"

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Postby desertbadger » Mon Nov 21, 2011 12:46 pm


Schick Injector N1 (black handle)
Schick Platinum (NOS)
Omega 49
GFT Spanish Leather


Gotta have the "Fat"!
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Monday´s shave

Postby Flash G » Mon Nov 21, 2011 1:32 pm

Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Edwin Jagger DE86
Super Iridium
D.R. Harris Aftershaving Milk

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Postby m3m0ryleak » Mon Nov 21, 2011 2:15 pm

Monday and more rain .

Proraso Pre shave cream
Proraso Green Tea & Aloe shave soap
Morris & Forndran Blonde Badger 27x50
Iridium Super
Mergress XL
TOBS #74 A/S & Cologne

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Postby DGB452 » Mon Nov 21, 2011 2:17 pm


F&M?EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Plisson Ebony Wood #14 European White
Floris' No.89 Hard Shaving Soap
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave
Clinique's Post Shave Healer
D.R. Harris' Arlington Cologne
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Postby kronos9 » Mon Nov 21, 2011 2:34 pm

Merkur HD with Rubie (3)
Valobra shave disk
Kent BK4

The "Guillotine" stroke has vastly improved my technique.

Generous splash of Aqua Velva to celebrate.
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Postby woodsrider » Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:33 pm


Simpson Tulip 3
Irisch Moos soap
Muhle R89 with iKon handle
Booster Mosswood AS
Nivea Sensitive AS Balm
Knize Forest
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Postby DGB452 » Tue Nov 22, 2011 5:10 am


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Morris & Forndran 'Polo' Blonde Badger
Floris' No.89 Hard Shaving Soap
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave
Clinique's Post Shave Healer
D.R. Harris' Arlington Cologne
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