09-22-2012, 09:03 PM
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Let's See Those Shaves. Cool

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 09-22-2012, 09:04 PM
  • bullgoose
  • The Enabler
  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Sunday, September 23rd

Razor: Tradere Solid Bar
Blade: Polsilver Super Iridium
Brush: Vie-Long Butterscotch Beehive Silver Tip
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: D.R. Harris Arlington
Scuttle: Moss Scuttle
A/S: Alt Innsbruck

My proposed shave for Sunday. I will revise it in about 9 hours. Biggrin

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 09-22-2012, 09:08 PM
  • fonthunter
  • Passed Away 2/4/14 RIP
  • Budapest / Hungary
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Good morning friends! Smile

PREP: Floïd Sandolor Pre Shave Gel
BRUSH: 31 mm Kent BK12 Pure Badger Silvertip
SOAP/CREAM: Geo. F. Trumper's Sandalwood
SCUTTLE / BOWL: Fitjar Lathering Up Shaving Bowl
RAZOR: 7/8" Max Sprecher custom, 1/4 Hollow Ground, French Point,
w/ Cobaltium M3 Mokume Gane scales + G10 Hunter Orange tapered wedge
STROP: Kanayama Cordovan #60000
SHAVE: 2 passes, WTG/XTG
AS: Geo. F. Trumper West Indian Extract of Limes Skin Food
RESULT: First-class, BBS shave!

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Have a nice week,

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 09-22-2012, 09:10 PM
  • Johnny
  • Super Moderator
  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Béla, another classic shave to start our week. I especially like the scales on that razor.

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 09-22-2012, 09:27 PM
  • fonthunter
  • Passed Away 2/4/14 RIP
  • Budapest / Hungary
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(09-22-2012, 09:10 PM)Johnny Wrote: Béla, another classic shave to start our week. I especially like the scales on that razor.

Thank you Johnny! Smile

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 09-22-2012, 11:32 PM
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Good Morning

Calani "Iberische Sonne" + Henckels Friodur 7/8 + Shavemac Zodiac Line 2 Finest Badger + Floïd Mentolado Vigoroso

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Shaving of today is certainly another great, these are great Calani this shaving soaps and ended with them for a while but never say goodbye. But there is so much to enjoy ...

Good day from Sunday to all.

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 09-22-2012, 11:45 PM
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Pre : RR King Louis Shaving Gel
Robert Becker Scuttle #1
Franks Silvertip knot 28mm
Muhle R41
Perma Sharp #3
RR Wax

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 09-23-2012, 01:55 AM
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Sunday, 23.ix.2012

Predopobarba Proraso
vintage Semogue 620
Cella Crema Sapone
vintage Merkur Progress
Super Iridium
Thayer's Witch Hazel Lemon
Proraso Dopobarba

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 09-23-2012, 02:34 AM
  • SLB04
  • Active Member
  • Schalksmühle
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This morning:

- Veleiro Pre-Shave Soap
- Queen Charlotte Soaps Handmade Shaving Cream Basilica
- Morris & Forndran Lee7 Butterscotch Silvertip
- Merkur Progress with Voskhod Teflon Coated (5)
- Tüff sensitiv Rasierwasser
- Olivia's After Shave Balm Summer Type unscented
- Czech & Speake Eau de Cologne Frankincense & Myrrh

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 09-23-2012, 03:38 AM
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Tradere OC Prototype
Astra Superior Platinum
KMF Key Lime SC
Semogue LE 2012 TSN 11/100
Nivea Energy After Shave Balm
Aqua Lavanda Puig

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 09-23-2012, 03:53 AM
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Sunday, September 23, 2012

Pre-shave soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Vie-Long "Gonzalo" (04102) Horse/Boar
Soap or Cream: D.R. Harris Almond Hard Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Proraso Classic Balm

Very smooth and comfortable shave this chilly morning. I decided it was time to bring out a balm, and the Proraso filled the bill very well, leaving my face feeling moisturized and well protected.

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 09-23-2012, 03:59 AM
  • JayPo007
  • Still making fire
  • Pottstown, PA- USA
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Merkur 34c
Wilkinson sword
Whipped dog silver tip
T&H almond s/c
Dickinson's witch hazel
GFT lime skin food
Drakkar EdT



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 09-23-2012, 05:02 AM
  • Israeli Ambassador
  • Montreal, Canada
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Turkish Horsehair
Dovo Bismarck 5/8
Martin de Candre SS (sample)
Hega AS
Chabrawichi 555 Cologne

My friend Luke sent me this sample of the MdC soap and does it ever lather like a maniac and smell nice, however it also irritated my skin quite a bit - in fact I started to feel an uncomfortable tingle as soon as I was ready to begin the first pass, and I was debating washing it off right away, but I decided to go through with the shave anyway. The results were awesome - I'm as smooth as a baby's tukhis, and the Hega aftershave got rid of the irritation in no time, but that soap is not for me. It's a good thing I found out now instead of buying a whole container of it.

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 09-23-2012, 05:10 AM
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Semogue 1305
Provence de Provence
Schwarzweisskeramik Mug
Muhle R89
Gillette Silver Blue
Speick After Shave Lotion

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 09-23-2012, 05:35 AM
  • Dave
  • Moderator Emeritus
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Brush: Rudy Vey Limited Edition
Cream: Der Vergulde Hand
Razor: Gillette New
Blade: Gillette Black (2)
Post: DVH Balm

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 09-23-2012, 05:58 AM
  • jfmii
  • Active Member
  • Pittsburgh PA
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Sunday Morning

Velerio Pre Shave soap
Simpson Chubby 2 Best Badger brush
Bakelite slant razor made in Germany
Astra Platinum blade
Martin De Cadre soap
Razorock Alum stick
Floid Blue AS

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 09-23-2012, 06:29 AM
  • Obie
  • Senior Member
  • Glendale, Wisconsin
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Gentlemen, here is today's shave menu:

Razor: Thiers-Issard "Dos Festonne" 6/8 "dreadnought" point in Desert Ironwood scales
Brush: Semogue silvertip
Soap: Institute Karite
Pre-shave: Edwin Jagger
Scuttle: Moss
Face lather
Witch hazel
Balm: Institute Karite
Aftershave: Old Spice (in the modern plastic bottle, for heaven's sake).

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 09-23-2012, 06:33 AM
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* Vintage Progress
* Polisilvers
* Semogue 2011 LE Bristle #1
* Mike's Natural Soaps Bay Rum
* Thayers
* Unrefined Shea Butter
Hee hee, look at the three Portuguese boys (oversaturn, SLB04 and i) using a Progress!


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 09-23-2012, 06:36 AM
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Sunday morning, September 23, 2012

Schick E2 Injector razor w/ Schick blade (3)
Semogue 1305 boar bristle brush,
MWF shaving soap w/ warm water lather,
finish with cold water rinse for a DFS!


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 09-23-2012, 07:27 AM
  • J_fro
  • Senior Member
  • From the 716!
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Sunday 23 September 2012

Soap- RR Zi Peppino
Brush- 23mm FS Portland Butterscotch handle
Blade- Polsilver SI (1)

This was my first time using a razor that I know nothing about. It is OC, the underside of the base plate is stamped "James Davis Chicago" and "Germany". The handle is plated brass and in an unusual shape, kinda tapered towards the head.

More aggro than the 11c but not ripping skin off.

Post- Cold splash, Alum, Cold splash, AS
ASB- RR Zi Peppino

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