I have updated my "Shaving Brush Buyer's Guide." Several new vendors have been added to the list of shaving brushes currently on the market (notably Thater and eShave) and some other corrections have been made. I have created a separate page for the buyer's guide with helpful … [Read more...] about Sharpologist's Shaving Brush Buyer's Guide Updated! Over 430 Shaving Brushes Listed
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The battle of Trafalgar was the most decisive British naval victory of the War of the Third Coalition. It was a sea battle fought between the British Royal Navy and the combined fleets of the French Navy and Spanish Navy: 27 British ships of the line led by Admiral Lord Nelson … [Read more...] about Would Admiral Lord Nelson Enjoy This Shave? Truefitt & Hill Trafalgar
Novice traditional shaving enthusiasts often want to explore their new "surroundings," but do so inexpensively. And many also want to experience that life-altering, zen-inducing, height-of-sophistication shave. The two ideas may seem like polar opposites but in fact it can be … [Read more...] about Shave Like A Prince On A Pauper's Budget!
As promised, I have consolidated the shaving brush lists and commentary I have posted over the past few weeks (Semogue, Savile Row, Shavemac, Rooney, Truefitt & Hill, Simpsons, Vulfix) into one master list! I have even added a few additional manufacturers. Admittedly this … [Read more...] about 350 Shaving Brushes Compared: A Buyer's Guide
"Surreal." The World English Dictionary at Dictionary.com defines it as "having the quality of a dream; unreal; fantastic." That's the only word I can come up with to describe my recent trips to Chicago and Milwaukee to give presentations on traditional wet shaving. The two … [Read more...] about Shavapalooza: Chicago's "The Great Shave"