I need to tap the vast traditional shaving community to help me identify this razor. I thought I knew every safety razor style currently produced, but this one has me stumped. I just returned from a visit to my in-laws, and they gave me this razor as a gift. The … [Read more...] about Who Makes This Razor?!?
In a post last year I mentioned that Walmart is now carrying Wilkinson DE blades. They've changed the packaging and I suspect the spec's have been "tweaked" a bit. They're still (apparently) made in Germany but now they're individually packaged instead of using the … [Read more...] about Update: The "New" Wilkinson DE Razor Blades At Walmart
I like to say to those who are new to traditional shaving that "you are not alone!" There is all sorts of support for you...and opinions. Thanks for visiting me here! I try to make it a "helpful" site, a compliment to my videos, talking about tips, tricks and advice. I guess … [Read more...] about Question: Shaving Blogs?
How to use a Double-Edged Safety Razor - Part 1 from Ape to Gentleman on Vimeo.The fine gents over at Ape to Gentleman asked me to make a video for those who want to transition from a multi-blade, cartridge razor to a DE. I thought it might be useful to some of my newer … [Read more...] about Video: Ape To Gentleman, Transitioning From A Multi-Blade Razor To A DE
Baseem writes:Are silvertip brushes sensative to heat? for example if I were to place a coffee mug over a tea kettle on a portable burner and letting the water and steam inside the tea kettle heat up the outside and inside of the mug. If I were to place my brush inside and keept … [Read more...] about Advice: Hot Water & Shaving Brushes