A Legend Has Returned:

This is awesome seeing the Phoenix Double Open Comb back in my shave cave once again. I for sure have missed it being here especially now that my beard has gotten significantly tougher since the last time I used it which up until today was a almost a year ago. One of the best shaves I ever got with a DE safety razor was with this safety razor and a Feather blade. The other one that tied that shave was with a Merkur 37C Slant a Perma-Sharp blade which I also miss having as well. I prefer straight razors these days but when I need to shave and don't have the time to use a straight and/or I'm not feeling to well, I'll grab a DE safety razor preferably the one seen below in terms of comfort:


Feather blades will be bought when I go on a soap buying spree provided I still get to keep my disability benefits which I have been praying about. But first some Shapton water stones. I've still got quite a few Perma-Sharps left. Hopefully by the time I'm done, I'll have 7 safety razors and 7 straight razors then I'll be done with the hardware section.

Mountain Man & The German 37:

Today's shave was fantastic. After a nice hot shower, I went with Stirling Soaps  and their "Mountain Man"  scented soap whic...