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SOTD "FREE WEEK" March 23rd - March 29th, 2020

It's another "FREE WEEK" ladies and gentlemen.

It's time to be creative.

Please feel free to post any photo, with any gear and any style you chose, or contribute by telling us what you used in your shave, with comments on the shave, if you desire.

Color, B&W, sepia or a photograph with any type of artistic touch you wish is always desired.


Monday SOTD
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Razor: 1958 Gillette Super Speed T.V. Special
Blade PoliSilver (Wizmet) (D1)
Brush: Oscar11 Amber 28mm TGN finest
Bowl The Distinctive Goat Style 3 5" Maple\Walnut band
Pre-Shave Scrub: MRGO Lime
Pre-Shave Balm: GroomingDept Mandarin and Cardamom
Shave Soap: Grooming Dept Mandarin Bay
Butter: Saponificio Varesino Puro Burro di Karitè
Aftershave: TOBS Eton College

Pre: Hot shower
Razor: Wolfman WR2, SB 0.95 Gap, WRH7 Handle
Blade: Astra Superior Stainless Double Edge Blade
Bowl: Handmade bowl, Mk3
Brush: RazoRock Silvertip Synthetic
Soap: Stirling Executive Man
Post: Stirling Executive Man Aftershave Splash & Balm
WTG, ATG and touch ups with adjusted angles for my beard.
I enjoy the whole ritual of shaving. Just focusing on what is going on in the moment. Gives me a bit of respite from all the madness.
Oh and the shave was excellent.


Pre-Shave: Bevel Pre-Shave Oil
Soap: Timeless/Shannon's Soaps Etherea
Razor: Irving Barber Co. Shavette w/Feather Pro
Brush: Simpson Duke '3' Synthetic
Post: Maggard Alum Block
A/S: Timeless/Shannon's Soaps Etherea

*Used the same combo on my head last night, and was equally please with the results. The Irving Barber Co. Shavette has a very intuitive angle unlike my Parker SR1 or Dovo.