Ever-Ready 1912 Vintage Single Edge Safety Razor Review

I received this Ever-Ready 1912 Vintage Single Edge Safety Razor from my cousin this past Christmas. She my name in our family gift exchange and apparently she knows me quite well because it really did make for great gift. Beyond the fact that it is another razor to add to my collection, it was a single edge razor, something that sadly has been lacking from my cabinet

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Shaving Brush Guide

What is the best shaving brush? There is no single right answer to this question because there are many things to take into consideration when determining what the best shaving brush would be. Are you using soap or cream? How much you are looking to spend?

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Razorock Don Donato Italian Shaving Soap

I picked up a tub of Razorock Don Donato Italian Shaving Soap a few weeks back, the third of fourth shaving soap from the Italian Barber (it is also currently available on Amazon) I have purchased in the last five or six months. This one, like the others were all purchased in order to qualify for some free shipping. I had no intention of buying this, but I am not one to turn away from sampling some new shave soap.

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Murker Futur Review

Without a doubt what makes the Murker Futur safety razor really stand out is its (as the name suggests) futuristic design. The smooth surface, and sleek lines, with substantial handle really helps separate this razor from any other that you may find in you shave cabinet. But aesthetics is only half the package. The ability to adjust the aggressiveness of the razor, much like the Progress, is the other element that really helps this razor stand out.

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Fine Accoutrements Snake Bite Aftershave Review

The number of complements I received after using Fine’s Orange is one of the reasons I decided to pick up Fine’s Snake Bite aftershave. People seemed to really enjoy the scent (which lasted quite long for an aftershave), and I really enjoyed using it. Another reason for picking this up was the marketing.

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Marvis Cinnamon Mint Toothpaste

About a month back I picked up a small tube of Italian made Marvis Cinnamon Mint toothpaste. I was a few dollars short of free shipping so I tossed it in the cart, curious as to what a ‘premium’ toothpaste would do for me.

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Barrister and Mann Leviathan Tallow Shaving Soap

It has been a while since I have posted here. Much longer since I posted a review of one of Barrister and Mann’s products. Happily my first review since early September is a positive one. Not that I had much doubt, if you are unaware Barrister and Mann has made quite a name for themselves in the wet shaving universe. Along with a few other items that I will touch on in the coming weeks I ordered a tub of their Barrister and Mann Leviathan Tallow Shaving Soap, which has a limited run which is set to end production on December 21st. Read more…

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