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A $100 Beginners Double Edge Razor Package

A lot of guys ask me, what sort of products should I buy to start out? Based on my personal observations, once someone starts down the road of traditional wet shaving, I have found that they rarely turn back — so, in my opinion, buying a nice set of mid-budget gear is a really, really […]

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Why you shouldn’t have your straight razor restored

Hows this for a business model:  Don’t send me your straight razors for restoration.  Confused yet?  Good.  Lets explain. The Common Scenario Lets say…you’re new to wet shaving, and you just picked up your first rusty, stained straight razor from an antique shop or E-bay.  Eager and excited, you post a picture in a popular […]

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Why you (Yes, YOU!) need to jump off the Gillette Bandwagon

I’m sure a lot of people think I’m nuts because I use a straight razor.  I can definitely understand why they might think that.  It’s not like I just woke up one day and started using one though.  Let me explain what exactly happened.  Maybe my story will sway you to join me. I didn’t […]

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Accepting Razor Restoration and Custom Scale Work on May 1

I will be accepting Razor Restoration and Rescales beginning May 1.  If you’re interested in sending me something, please fill out a Quote.  I’ll get back to you as soon as I can.  If you have filled out a quote over the last 3 months and I didn’t get back to you, please re-fill it […]

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