09-15-2012, 09:09 PM
#1
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Let's see those shaves! Biggrin

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 09-15-2012, 09:13 PM
#2
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Sunday, September 16th

Razor: Tradere Solid Bar
Blade: Polsilver Super Iridium
Brush: Vie-Long Butterscotch Beehive Silver Tip
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Cream: Top Secret
Scuttle: DB TSN Bill Bowl
A/S: Alt Innsbruck

I finally broke down and adopted a Tradere Solid Bar razor. The Tradere feels very solid and the slightly shorter handle is very comfortable. The razor is slightly head heavy and it was easy to let the razor do the work. I enjoyed an excellent shave and will be keeping the Tradere in rotation. Very nice indeed!

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 09-15-2012, 09:14 PM
#3
  • fonthunter
  • Passed Away 2/4/14 RIP
  • Budapest / Hungary
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Good morning friends! Smile

PREP: Proraso Preshave Cream
BRUSH: 30mm Simpson CHUBBY 2 Best Badger
SOAP/CREAM: Madame Scodioli - Fiji Mermaid (The Briny Deep)
SCUTTLE / BOWL: Fitjar Lathering Up Shaving Bowl
RAZOR: 6/8" Hishakaku Folding Kamisori
STROP: Kanayama Cordovan #60000
SHAVE: 2 passes, WTG/XTG
AS: L'occitane Vetyver EDT
COLOGNE: Madame Scodioli - Step Right Up (Cedar, Saffron + Vetyver)
RESULT: Excellent, BBS shave

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Have a nice week,
Béla

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 09-15-2012, 09:15 PM
#4
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Very nice Bela!

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 09-15-2012, 09:19 PM
#5
  • fonthunter
  • Passed Away 2/4/14 RIP
  • Budapest / Hungary
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Thank you Phil! Smile

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 09-15-2012, 10:38 PM
#6
  • Johnny
  • Super Moderator
  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Yes sir, another nice picture to start the week with. Thank you Béla.

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 09-15-2012, 11:07 PM
#7
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Gillette NT
Gillette 7 O`Clock (6)
Omega 10275 Pure Bristle
Czech & Speake No.88
Tüff Unscented Herbal AS
Penhaligon`s Blenheim Bouquet EdT

Have a nice day! Shy

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 09-16-2012, 12:45 AM
#8
  • Panos
  • Time Traveler
  • Olympus ,Greece
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Soc 2B / EJ89 / Jermyn St Soap / Dorco / 444 / Aqua Velva


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Listen. Speech is the prudence of the aged
And time is a passionate sculptor of men
And the sun stands over it, a beast of hope
And you, closer to it, embrace a love
With a bitter taste of tempest on your lips.


Odysseas Elytis

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 09-16-2012, 12:51 AM
#9
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Sunday:

Razor: 39C
Blade: Lord Super
Brush: M&F stubby
Soap: Arko
Post: Old Spice white water

Great shave. Über close with comfort Smile

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 09-16-2012, 12:59 AM
#10
  • fonthunter
  • Passed Away 2/4/14 RIP
  • Budapest / Hungary
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(09-15-2012, 10:38 PM)Johnny Wrote: Yes sir, another nice picture to start the week with. Thank you Béla.

Thank you Johnny! Smile
B.

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 09-16-2012, 02:10 AM
#11
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Sunday, 16.ix.2012

Predopobarba Proraso
DRH H2 best badger (Rooney Stubby 2)
La Toja jabón de afeitar
vintage Merkur Progress
Bolzano Superinox
Thayer's Witch Hazel Lemon
Bottega Verde Uomo Bálsamo Thé Rosso

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 09-16-2012, 02:37 AM
#12
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Wow TSN has some heavy hitters when it comes to SOTD pictures....


1940's Super Speed
Kai
Semogue TSN LE
The Body Shop Cream
Nivea
The Body Shop Activist Edt

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 09-16-2012, 02:48 AM
#13
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Sunday Morning,


Shavette Filarmónica & Derby Professional - Calani "Eis Engel" - Semogue carabela - Perfume Castle Forbes

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An excellent shave, I still Calani today with Carabela Semogue not strike me as a brush soap ideal for this morning will change to 1305 and thus confirm that these soaps behave better with bristle brushes with the badger. ..

Today no after, I do not like balms, but if Castle Forbes colonies therefore the way of after use, my skin is so dry and I really enjoy the aroma.

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 09-16-2012, 03:09 AM
#14
  • Dave
  • Moderator Emeritus
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9-16-12

FX Photo Studio HD Image

Preshave: MRGLO
Brush: SOC 2 Band
Cream: LaToja
Razor: Weber DLC with Wave Handle
Blade: Gillette Green
Post: Thayers Lavender and Unrefined Shea Butter

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 09-16-2012, 03:36 AM
#15
  • Sargon
  • Member
  • St. Louis, Missouri
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Brush: Muehle Silvertip Fibre
Soap/Creme: MWF
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Astra SS
Pre: Alt-Innsbruck
Post: Alt-Innsbruck
Result: DFS

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 09-16-2012, 03:47 AM
#16
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Sunday, September 16, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Tradere OC (1st generation)
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Omega 31025 "Scarlatti" Boar
Soap or Cream: Mitchell's Wool Fat
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Taylor’s Mr. Taylor Splash

The more I use MWF, the better I like it. This morning’s shave was great, leaving my face feeling moisturized and comfortable. The Tradere, as usual, easily made the stubble disappear and the Mr. Taylor splash provided a very pleasant finish.

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 09-16-2012, 05:17 AM
#17
  • JAYDEE
  • Israeli Ambassador
  • Montreal, Canada
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Sunday:

Turkish Horsehair
Dovo Bismarck 5/8
Znakhar SC
Hega AS

I have designated Sunday to be my straight razor shave day because that seems to be the only day of the week when I can really chill out and enjoy a nice, slow, and relaxing shave. Today's experience was like Paradise - my hot towel treatment, followed by a good facial massage, and then the lathering-up. I did 3 passes, and I'm almost as smooth as my wife and daughter. BTW, this Znakhar cream from Russia is a treasure - does it ever feel wonderful on the skin and it has a classic scent. The Hega aftershave is from Sweden, and it not only has a light and nice scent, it allows you not to use any moisturizer. Now, I'll take my daughter and niece and nephew out for breakfast. Have a great day, my friends!

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 09-16-2012, 06:05 AM
#18
  • jcmy53
  • Senior Member
  • Cincinnati, OH
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Sunday:

Razor: Schick Injector Type G8
Blade: Chinese Schick
Brush: TSN Semogue 2012 LE, No.81
Soap: Gold-Dachs Spezial
A/S: Shavex Alum followed by Master Topaz

Hairdressing: Geo. F. Trumper Eucris

--
John

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 09-16-2012, 06:08 AM
#19
  • Johnny
  • Super Moderator
  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Sunday, September 16, 2012. Good Morning!

Morning Coffee: Dunkin Donuts
Prep: Wash face with Prairie Creations Pre-Shave Soap
Razor: Schick I1
Blade: Schick
Soap: Tabula Rasa Unscented
Brush: Semogue 2010 Custom Boar
Scuttle/Mug: Sara Bonnyman Bowl
Post: Cold water rinse followed by some Pitralon Classic

   

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 09-16-2012, 06:23 AM
#20
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16.09.2012

Predopobarba Proraso
Semogue 2010
La Toja
Gillette Bleue Extra
Gillette Tech
Thayer's Medicated Superhazel
Affair ASB

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