SOTD: February 13 thru February 19, 2012

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Flash G
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Thursday´s shave

Post by Flash G » Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:33 am

MWF
Simpson Tulip 2
Edwin Jagger DE86
Swede
D.R. Harris Arlington Splash
Eric

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Shave4Fun
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Location: Great State of Georgia, USA

Post by Shave4Fun » Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:38 am

THURSDAY:

Vintage Shave Again Today:
Razor: 1947 Super-Speed
Blade: Woolco (F.W. Woolworth) Platinum Chrome - shave #3
Wrisley's soap
Vintage no-name short loft boar brush
Witch Hazel & Lucky Tiger Face Tonic and A/S

Regards,

Roger
Roger

I've been a wet shaver for 49 years!

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Obie
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Post by Obie » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:44 am

Gentlemen,
A day in mid-February with a temperature of 37 degrees here in the province feels out of balance. At least I heard the cardinal sing for the first time this season. The cardinal is my favorite songbird. I call him Harry.

Razor: Edwin Jagger DE with the octagonal faux ivory handle and the 23 carat gold plated shave head
Blade: Gillette 7 O'Clock yellow
Brush: Rooney
Cream: Plisson
Scuttle: Schwarzweisskeramik
Alum
Witch hazel
Balm: Institute Karite
Aftershave: Taylor of Old Bond Street No. 74 Victoria Lime
Music: Symphony No. 1 in Bb "Spring" by Robert Schumann
Finisher: Coffee and celestial trills by Harry
Obie Yadgar
obieyadgar.com

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BullGoose
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Post by BullGoose » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:53 am

Thursday, February 16th

Razor: Cobra Classic
Blade: Feather Professional
Brush: Vie-Long BG2012 Prototype (Horse)
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: D.R. Harris Arlington
A/S: Alt Innsbruck

I always get a great lather from D.R. Harris Arlington and today was no different. The Vie-Long prototype brush ginned up oodles of rich creamy lather and the Cobra Classic effortlessly mowed down the stubble. The Alt Innsbruck was the exclamation point to the shave. Very nice indeed.
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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churchilllafemme
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Post by churchilllafemme » Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:59 am

Thursday

Georgetown scuttle
Homemade frankincense & myrrh preshave oil
Simpsons 90th Anniversary Astor LE Super brush
Acqua di Parma shaving cream
Feather AS razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade (5)
Acqua di Parma Colonia Intensa aftershave balm

I was dismayed when I developed a rash with AdP cologne, because I love the scent, but I discovered that it was just the high fragrance oils concentration causing the problem, and I can still use the shaving cream and aftershave. The cream does perfectly everything that a cream is supposed to do. A marvelous shave.
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John

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ShadowsDad
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Post by ShadowsDad » Thu Feb 16, 2012 12:06 pm

Thursday morning shave:

Vitos SIS (the level refuses to lower itself!)
$.50 Chinese boar
Muhle '11 R41
Vintage Wilkinson Sword "Edge" (7 and retired)
Bay rum

This is a very good blade. I didn't baby it one bit, and took the 7th shave from it with the most aggressive DE razor I own. It pulled through with another fantastic shave.
Brian

Maker of Kramperts Finest Bay Rum and Frostbite http://www.krampertsfinest.com/
Or find it here: Italian Barber, West Coast Shaving, Barclay Crocker, The Old Town Shaving Company at Stats, Maggard Razors; Leavitt & Peirce, Harvard Square

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Teiste
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Post by Teiste » Thu Feb 16, 2012 12:28 pm

Thursday
D.R Harris almond SC/Edwin Jagger WITH Astra/New Forest 1901/Weleda Balsam
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brothers
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Post by brothers » Thu Feb 16, 2012 3:45 pm

Thursday

Omega SC
Plisson
Leresche 4 pc
Personna Prep
444 ASB
Osage Rub
Gary

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Post by Thalay Sagar » Thu Feb 16, 2012 4:01 pm

Good evening. Monday AM:

Jaggerooney w/Dorco 301, #2
BK 4
Harris Lavender soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
TOBS Lavender Water
Best,
Chris

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― Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

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Sargon
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Post by Sargon » Thu Feb 16, 2012 9:10 pm

Thurs Feb 16
Brush: Turkish #6
Soap/Creme: Williams Mug Soap
Razor: Yuma
Blade: Astra SP
Pre: Hot Towel
Post: Stephan Lilac
Hair Groom: Vitalis
Result: DFS.
Shavetools.com Traditional products for modern wet shavers: Vie-Long brushes, Merkur razors, and more.

bernards66
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Post by bernards66 » Thu Feb 16, 2012 9:23 pm

Thursday:

Gillette Model #58 & Gillette Annesy Platinum blade
Simpson X2L Colonel
Trumpers Almond shave cream
D R Harris's A/S Milk ( old )
Penhaligon's English Fern

Gordon

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Post by CMur12 » Fri Feb 17, 2012 12:55 am

Thursday Night:

Edwin Jagger DE87 razor
Treet Platinum Super Stainless blade

Semogue 740 pure badger brush
Art of Shaving Lemon

Lather made in a bowl, as always.

Dickinson's 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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paddy
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Post by paddy » Fri Feb 17, 2012 3:33 am

Friday 17th February

Gillette 1950s Superspeed razor

Gillette Platinum Plus blade (shave #5)

Somerset Simpson Harvard 5 best

Trumper Coconut Oil cream

TGR ASB

Chanel Antaeus EDT
Remember: this is all just wasted time and lives talking nonsense to strangers about pieces of metal, hair and chemical compounds.

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nteeman
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Friday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Fri Feb 17, 2012 3:38 am

Razor: iKon OSS
Blade: Shark Super Chrome (Shave #2)
Brush: Shavemac #177
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Artic Freeze After Shave
A/S: Lubrderm Men’s 3-in-1 Fragrance Free Lotion
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am


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moz68
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Post by moz68 » Fri Feb 17, 2012 5:23 am

FaTip
Polsilver
M&F Emillion
AOS Lavender SS
Barbasol Pacific Rush A/S
RazoRock A/S Wax

Parfumerie Generale Cozé 02
Jesse

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey

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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh » Fri Feb 17, 2012 5:57 am

Friday, February 17, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: EJ Chatsworth
Blade: Gillette 7 O'Clock Dark Blue
Brush: H.L. Thater Stout 2 (4125/2)
Soap or Cream: Klar Kabinett Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Alt Innsbruck Splash

Zot!
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Post by Zot! » Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:02 am

Dovo Silver Steel str8
EJ Chatsworth de
Gillette 7 O'Clock yellow (1)
Rooney 3/1 Super
EJ Sandalwood shave cream
Ron

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Johnny
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Post by Johnny » Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:03 am

Friday, February 17, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Hills Brothers Original Blend
Prep: Wash face with Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Schick G1
Blade: Schick
Soap: Speick Cream
Brush: Omega 10005
Scuttle: Dirty Bird 1.5
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Speick After Shave Lotion

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"Younger than some, older than most" - Wet shaving for 50+ years

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slantman
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Location: Florida

Post by slantman » Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:12 am

Friday


iKon S3S
Gillette Super Thin
KMF Cool Mint Shave Cream
Ace Shaving Silvertip
L'Oreal After Shave Balm
Old Spice Classic Cologne
Jerry

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Mike R
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Location: Twin Cities

Post by Mike R » Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:16 am

Friday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: J.M. Fraser's Oriental Spice
Razor: '72 Black Handle Adjustable
Blade: Astra
A/S: Nancy Boy
Cologne: Knize Ten

Mike

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