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200 MEMBERS!!! Lift Up Your Razor In Celebration!!!!


I would like to give a hearty welcome and thanks to everyone who is making this forum what it is today! Each and every one of you is a vital part of this community!

Please take time to pass on Kudos to Joel and Nick for all their hard work in making this place possible!

The best way to show your appreciation is to take time to have a celebratory shave! If you've already shaved today, get excited and have another one!

Please reply to this thread sharing the shaving combination you used to celebrate this historical B&B moment. I'll start off:

Showered with Yves Saint Laurent M7 Body Gel
6/8 SRP Straight Razor
Shavemac SMF Special Brush
St. Charles Shave Almond Shaving Soap
Proraso After Shave Balm
Yves Saint Laurent M7 EdT


The Mods.
This is great news.

Merkur FUTUR with Feather Blade
Shavemac Brush
St. Charles Sandalwood Soap
St. Charles Tony's Choice A/S
QED Da Vinci Water
Merkur Futur with Merkur PtInox
Savile Row 3128 Silvertip
Truefitt & Hill West Indian Limes Shaving Cream
Truefitt & Hill West Indian Limes Cologne
Truefitt & Hill Classic Aftershave Balm

To the next 200!
Merkur HD with Wilkinson Sword Blade
Proraso/Omega Brush
Proraso Green
Proraso Pre/Post Shave Balm
Hugo Boss Aftershave Splash

Merkur H/D with Merkur blade
Shavemac Silvertip brush
Trumpers Rose shave Cream
Barclay Crocker Aftershave Balm
Atkinson's Lavender:thumbup1:
Merkur Progress w/ fresh Israeli Personna
Pacific Shave Oil
Taylor's Rose Cream
Trumper's Coral SKin Food
St. Charles Shave's New Spice
Great news!

For my celebratory shave:

Merkur Vision
Sav Row SRT12
Salter Mint
QED da Vinci h2o
Proraso pre/post cream

To make it extra special, I followed up with a clay mask later in the day. :biggrin: (This was roughly the color of the mask)


Antique Hoosier

I came along about a year later on December 29th, 2006 and membership had soared to over 1800! The community has come a long way!
It really is worth celebrating not running into huge egos and cliques in a forum. I'm raising my razor in celebration to all those who have helped me.

Gillette TV Special
Arko shave stick , recently purchased
Astra SP blade
No homemade Bay Rum AS needed
Cool Blue Aqua Velva
Sometimes I have one in here, when taking photos or something. Not this morning (it's 3:30 AM, I wish that I was still asleep instead of wide awake).

However the ambiance here came about, it is something to be grateful for!
CELEBRATE whhhoooooooohooooo

1962 Gillette adjustable
gillette 7o'clock (black) blade
Semoque 1305 brush
TOBS Mr. Taylor shave cream
Prep: cold water
Brush: Muhle m89 Chrome Silvertip
Razor: Muhle R41
Blade: Astra SP (1)
Cream: Castle Forbes Lavender
Aftershave: Nivea Sensitive ASB


three-tu-tu, three-tu-tu
Mergress/Med Prep
Kent BK 8
Castle Forbes Lime cream
Thayer's unscented w/aloe
Castle Forbes Lime balm
Castle Forbes Lime cologne
Hot shower, conditioner prep
VDH Boar
Mama Bear's Ye Old Barbershop with Bigelow Cream
1904 Merkur
Cold water rinse, WH, Osage Rub followed by Pinaud Special Reserve
Azzaro EDT
Well, this thread on the first page of this section, so I guess since I've shaved, I'll celebrate something!

Japanese style straight
Simpson's Colonel
Proraso pre/post
Mandom Lucido splash and balm both
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