3017 a puck of Williams

Discussion in 'Shaving Soaps' started by Gott543, Jan 17, 2018.

    Is there gonna be a Willie challenge this year? Or I am I going solo? I’ve already grated and begun to soak my puck in VIBR. Come Feb. 2, either way I’ll be ready

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  1. i don’t think I can do that to myself again. Great soap but that little puck lasts forever.

    A VIBR scented Williams sounds like an exciting scent.
  2. rockviper

    rockviper Moderator Emeritus

    It looks like you've started the challenge! :thumbsup:

    Alas, I cannot participate this year.
  3. I did this last year and really enjoyed it. I did a chilly willy vintage puck (grated and soaked in osage). The vintage stuff is awesome. I may join again this year. Sounds like a good idea. I'd just have to figure out the AS to soak it in.
  4. I might be in for the challenge again. Still have a barely used puck sitting on the shelf by the sink, I've been trying to use up some home-make soap that is going bad. Sadly it will last at least the rest of the month....
  5. I'm ready again. I can't believe it's been a year since I've last used Williams.
  6. No, I’m guessing your current 3017 might not be done in time.

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  7. I guess I won’t be going it alone. I’ve “stolen” the list of existing Williams recipes from a previous thread if there’s a need for inspiration.(shout out to @rockviper)

    Existing formulas from rockviper’s 3017 thread
    Amped Willy ..... Nivea Energy
    Blue Willy ......... Aqua Velva Ice Blue
    Brutish Willy ..... Brut
    Club Willy ......... Pinaud Clubman
    Heartbeat Willy … Adidas Pulse
    Old Willy .......... Old Spice
    Plain Willy ........ Williams, just good ol' plain simple Williams
    Rum Willy ………. Pinaud
    Skinny Willy ..... Skin Bracer
    Vegan Willy ...... Lilac Vegetal
    Willy Noir ......... Encre Noir

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  8. I made a Master Bay Tum Willie last year. I like it, but is mostly still there. I got great face-lathers from it.
  9. Snurgblat

    Snurgblat Contributor

    What would constitute a Violent Willy?
  10. I used up two pucks of Williams during 2017, and barely dented my other soaps. I guess that makes Williams my favourite soap. Sorry Arko, Palmolive, Proraso, et al...
  11. I'm in, I only use Williams anyway.
  12. I guess we should probably go ahead and do this the proper way and have a sign up list.

    1. Gott654 - Rum Willy
    2. gsurko

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  13. Which flavor of Willy are you gonna be using?

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  14. Ad Astra

    Ad Astra Ambassador

    Hat's off to those in on a 2018 Willy Challenge!

    I used Varon Dandy, a cheap but great-smelling Spanish cologne for a, hm, "Dandy Willy."

  15. I'm in, the lemon will wait a month or so.

    1. Gott654 - Rum Willy
    2. gsurko
    3. psfred --plain Willy (I detest aftershaves)
  16. How long does it take for the shredded, soaked, puck to become useable?
    I don't have the stones to 3017 it, but I do have a puck I'd like to use up as part of my Sabbatical. I could make a fair dent in it during FFFMM.
  17. Check last years thread to see how some of our members made their pucks.
    The _____ Willy, 3017 Williams Mug Soap Challenge V2.0

    This year, I will be using a regular, unaltered puck.

    1. Gott654 - Rum Willy
    2. gsurko
    3. psfred -plain Willy
    4. TheVez2 - Plain Willy

    This year is very momentous, since it's the big 200!
  18. In that case...what the "puck"...I'm in! It might end up being some version of a "Brutal Blue-Green Willy" as I'm on restraint...but what a good way to seriously kill off the dregs of a few AS splashes.

    1. Gott654 - Rum Willy
    2. gsurko
    3. psfred -plain Willy
    4. TheVez2 - Plain Willy
    5. Esetter - formulation TBA
  19. Nice. A “Frankenwilly” maybe?

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