04-29-2018, 06:04 AM
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Hi,

Just a quick post to present myself. I'm from Quebec, Canada. I have been str8 shaving for the last 15 years (since I'm 18). I learned with some cheap SE shavette. Now i shave with a Boker str8 and an Iwasaki kamisori. I have always used soap from some really small local soap maker unavailable on the net. I recently discovered the huge world of artisan made soap and aftershave. Since the last two month, i think I bought 20 soap/AS kit (ok... probably more than that). I'm here because i found on the web that this is a good place to buy/sell/trade some stuff related to wetshaving. So far, I bought some TOOBS, LEA, Tabac, Barrister & Mann, Chiseled Face, RazoRock, Col. Conk, Henri & Victoria, Tcheon Fung Sing & few others. If you guys are willing to mention me some, go ahead. I know that Martin de Candre and Tallow + Steel are the next one on my list (probably T+S first due to price, or MdC if I find a great deal here!)

I bought my first DE safety razor last week, the RazoRock Game Changer. It's a world of difference from str8 shaving, but I think I will like it. I'm also interested in trying a slant in the near future, maybe the wunderbar? Who knows...


Anyways, thanks for having me here!

Hope I will enjoy it,

Regards,

ImJustMe

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 04-29-2018, 06:18 AM
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Welcome to TSN.  We're glad you joined our special community, and we look forward to having you as a member.

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 04-29-2018, 07:47 AM
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  • evnpar
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  • Portland, Oregon
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Hello JustMe, welcome to The Shave Nook. You shouldn't ask the guys on the forum for soap recommendations, unless you plan on purchasing a few hundred more. There are many threads under Soaps & Creams with people listing their top five, top ten, or favorite soaps, so I'd probably have a look there. I shaved with a DE for 50 years, then switched to straights 4 - 5 years ago. Enjoy your adventure.

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 04-29-2018, 08:23 AM
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  • SCOV
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  • Minnesota
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Welcome and vrey brave at 18!!   Nice soap collection - missing Soapy Science due out soon.

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 05-04-2018, 08:07 AM
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  • TheMonk
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Welcome to TSN!

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 05-04-2018, 08:11 AM
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Welcome!

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 05-04-2018, 08:19 AM
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Welcome aboard.

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 05-04-2018, 10:04 AM
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Welcome aboard, enjoy the ride Smile

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 05-04-2018, 06:57 PM
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Welcome to TSN.


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 05-05-2018, 02:32 AM
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welcome

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 05-05-2018, 03:12 AM
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Hello! Welcome to The Shave Nook!



Happy Shaving!
49erShaver

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