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SOTD: November 07 thru November 13, 2011

Postby nteeman » Mon Nov 07, 2011 3:36 am

Razor: Merkur 38C
Blade: Personna Hospital Prep (Shave #4)
Brush: C Conk (Vulfix) #850
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Artic Freeze After Shave
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
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Monday's shave

Postby Flash G » Mon Nov 07, 2011 4:19 am

Floris Elite shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Edwin Jagger DE 86
Wilkinson Sword
Penhaligon's Endymion After Shave Balm
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Postby Shave4Fun » Mon Nov 07, 2011 4:59 am


Razor: 1947 Super-Speed
Blade: DERBY EXTRA - Shave #3
Brush: Vtg. no-name short loft badger
A/S: T.N. Dickinsons Witch Hazel & Aqua Velva Musk
EdT: None



I've been a wet shaver for 47 years!
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Postby moz68 » Mon Nov 07, 2011 5:56 am

Muhle Dog
Rooney 3/3
QCS Vostok
Barbasol Pacific Rush
PC A/S Balm Unscented

C&S Dark Rose

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey
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Postby Mike R » Mon Nov 07, 2011 6:09 am


Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Soap: Palmolive Stick
Razor: '72 Black Handle Adjustable
Blade: Lord Super Chrome
A/S: Proraso Liquid A/S
Cologne: None

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Postby Squire » Mon Nov 07, 2011 7:42 am

Monday morning:

Jagger Chatsworth brush
Woods of Windsor shave soap
Futur razor
Gillette Rubie blade
Taylor sandalwood aftershave
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Postby BullGoose » Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:14 am

Monday, November 7th

Razor: Wilkinson Sticky*
Blade: Schick Plus Platinum*
Brush: Simfix Grosvenor LE*
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Trumper Violets (Tallow)*
A/S: Floid Amber

Another great shave using mostly discontinued items (marked with an *). The one vintage item that I am in short supply of is vintage aftershaves. Fortunately I have a few on the way -a vintage Yardley and an Avon Tai Winds. All in the name of the Monday "Mourning" Shave. 8)
http://www.bullgooseshaving.com -Czech & Speake, Taylor of Old Bond Street, Geo F. Trumper, D.R. Harris, Kent, Edwin Jagger and More

- Phil
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Postby TRBeck » Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:25 am

Savile Row 3122 brush
Al's The Bomb Pro-Boy
Mühle 89 double-edge
Gillette 7 O'Clock Blue
C.O. Bigelow Dr. Galen

The cream is half Proraso, half Nancy Boy: lavender, peppermint, rosemary, eucalyptus. All EOs. Perfect. Incredible lather from Al's cream again.


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Postby druphus » Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:26 am

Monday, 7 November 2011

Proraso Red Shaving Cream
Kent BK-4 Super SHaving Brush
Muhle R-41 open-comb Razor
Super Iridium Blade
D.R. Harris Pink Aftershave Splash (original version)

½ Habit Rouge + ½ MPG Parfum d'habit
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Postby Thalay Sagar » Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:57 am

Good morning. Monday:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #2
Harris H2
Nancy Boy Signature
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink

“Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?”
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Postby churchilllafemme » Mon Nov 07, 2011 9:18 am

Monday, Monday
All products are vintage or discontinued except the scuttle and preshave oil.

Becker scuttle
Homemade Frankincense & Myrrh preshave oil
Somerset Simpson PJ 3 Best brush
Ralph Lauren Safari shaving soap
Wilkinson Sticky razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade (9)
Abercrombie & Fitch Woods aftershave balm

A great shave. But it's time to change the blade, I think.
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Postby Blacksetter » Mon Nov 07, 2011 9:33 am

Monday, 11.7.11

Noxzema & Hot Towel Prep
Klar Kabinett Shave Soap
Simpsons Ehsan
Genco Master Barber 5/8
Neil Miller .. 30/50
Witch Hazel
Bloc Osma .. as a proof
Lucky Tiger Aspen AfterShave

The Simpsons Colonel never fit my chubby little fingers that well. I was lucky enough to have a little lathe time come my way, so I modified it near the base just a tad... A very large radius; so large it looks like an angle, gave me loads more comfort, and I like the look also, so it's a win-win... (God I despise that phrase.. They used to use it in work whenever we were due for a raise. Whenever the company would win-win... We would lose-lose)
Last shave for the Genco... Today will decide if I leave the edge as is, or return to previous form..
The Aspen is always a welcome finish...

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A Sporting Dog should Sport... Norm Sorby
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Postby Dale » Mon Nov 07, 2011 10:11 am

EJ Chatsworth Barley
Feather blade
CH2 Best
Trumper's Coconut Oil Cream
Clubman Vanilla A/S
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Postby ShadowsDad » Mon Nov 07, 2011 10:24 am

Monday morning:

Valobra stick
Rooney 3/1 SS
OCMM SE razor
GEM SS ptfe -Ted Pella 121-3 (5)
Bay Rum

It simply doesn't get better than this!
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Postby Nick Freeh » Mon Nov 07, 2011 10:48 am

Monday, November 07, 2011

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: 1967 Gillette Slim Adjustable
Blade: Astra Keramik
Brush: Simfix Grosvenor LE Two Band Super
Soap/Cream: Body Shop Old Formula Cream
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Trumper Marlborough A/S Splash

A great shave, full of nostalgia! It really is a shame that so many good shaving products, such as Body Shop old formula, have been discontinued. Fortunately, I have plenty of the Body Shop to last awhile--a few years ago, I bought several pots of the stuff on clearance for $4.00 a tub.
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Postby DGB452 » Mon Nov 07, 2011 11:29 am


F&M/EJ Chatsworth & Feather
Plisson Ebony Wood #14 European White
Mitchell's Woof Fat Hard Shaving Soap
D.R. Harris' Arlington After Shave
D.R. Harris' Arlington Cologne
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Postby brothers » Mon Nov 07, 2011 11:54 am


Irisch Moos Soap
Merkur Progress
Personna Prep
444 After Shave balm
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Postby Teiste » Mon Nov 07, 2011 1:18 pm

TOBS Jeremyn Street jabon/Edwin Jagger DE86 with Astra/Semogue LE 2011/Alum/Caswell & Massey number 6 /Jojoba Oil
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Postby woodsrider » Mon Nov 07, 2011 2:06 pm


Rooney 3/1 in Finest
Czech & Speake No. 88 soap
Feather AS with Gillette Super Platinum
D.R. Harris Pink and Milk
Czech & Speake No. 88 cologne
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Postby cryhavoc » Mon Nov 07, 2011 2:24 pm

Monday November 07, 2011

Razor: Gillette 50's Aristocrat
Blade: Derby @4
Brush: Omega Boar 10290
A/S: Clubman Special Reserve
"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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