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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in. Had about 5 days growth and the Astra SP just mowed it down with no issues. A nice DFS today. Timeless bronze Astra SP (2) Unknown best badger reknot Moon Soaps Havana soap and AS balm
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in. Had a wonderful shave. Three passes. BBS. Minimal alum feedback and no PSI. Can’t ask for more than that. Timeless bronze Astra SP (1) Unknown best badger reknot PAA Diver Down soap and star jelly 10/10
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in. 3 days growth proved to be too much for the Gillette Super Silver on its 4th shave. Pulling, tugging, and moderate PSI. Three passes gave a decent shave overall. Blade went in the bin. Onto another! Timeless Bronze Gillette Super Silver (4) Unknown best badger reknot Moon Soaps...
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in! Went the weekend without shaving and got myself a nice little BBS with one small weeper. Timeless Bronze Gillette Super Silver (3) Unknown best badger reknot PAA Diver Down soap and star jelly
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    Shaving soap based on fragrance scent

    My absolutely favorite scent is Moon Soaps Havana. Great performing soap too.
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    I always find day two on a Feather to be better than day one. For me, some of that sharpness needs to be knocked down to make it a smoother, yet very sharp blade.
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    The Speakeasy Acquisitions 2021

    A little pick-up from Total Wine today.
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in. DFS shave today with the Timeless Bronze and PAA.
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    September 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in! No shave for me today. ;)
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    August 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Another successful GRUME! First time using a Gillette Super Silver. Didn’t seem very sharp though relatively smooth. Was left thinking that I’d have a meh result from 3 passes but was pleasantly surprised with a DFS at the end. Timeless Bronze Gillette Super Silver (1) Unknown best badger...
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    August 2021 Gentlemanly Restraint Until Month End (GRUME)

    Still in. No shave today, so tomorrow will be the last shave of August.
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    I now own a traditional 8 yard wool kilt

    Awesome! Hope you'll share pics when they arrive.
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