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Crown King Scuttle – Lather Insights

The Crown King Scuttle Overview The Crown King Scuttle is a chambered, porcelain vessel with a textured interior that aids in lather production.  The general concept is that the lower chamber can be filled with hot tap water, then the shaver can bowl lather as they would normally in the top chamber of the scuttle resulting in warm lather for the shave.  Another use is as a brush scuttle, a device used to store the brush in between shaving passes that keeps the [...]

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Announcing our Shaving Headlines Service

Shaving Headlines Service With our recent release of the Shaving Blog Directory, we decided to craft a page where the latest headlines from these listings would be aggregated for all to access in one simple place.  This new feature we are calling the Shaving Headlines Service.  The page pulls the most recent headlines published from the websites listed in our directory ordered by the date of publication with links to the source website and the recently published article.  The page will update at frequent, regular intervals [...]

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Soap Commander Passion – Aromatic Wood

Soap Commander Passion Pre-shave Thoughts: This morning's shave is an old classic to me.  I've been enjoying Soap Commander Passion shaving soap for awhile now.  In fact, it was one of the first artisan shaving soaps that I picked up when I was first getting started with exploring DE shaving.  It's about time a write a Shave Experience about it.  My face is feeling healthy and taut, this morning, ready for a good shave.  Let's give Soap Commander Passion a go. The Shave: Preparation:  Hot [...]

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Edwin Jagger Kelvin – Safety Razor Insights

Overview The Edwin Jagger Kelvin double edge safety razor is a newer razor in the Edwin Jagger line that is an Amazon.com exclusive.  The razor features the same straight bar razor head found on all Edwin Jagger razors including the DE89 series.  The handle is a special design differing from other Edwin Jagger handles by being shorter and having a machined knurling.  Like other Edwin Jagger razors, the Kelvin is manufactured in the Edwin Jagger Sheffield, England factory.   The Edwin Jagger Kelvin Shave The Edwin Jagger [...]

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Catie’s Bubbles Ocean Grove – Surf & Turf

Pre-shave Thoughts: While prepping for my shave this morning, I realized I have a few great products stashed away that I have yet to get to.  So, I'm dedicating most of this week's shave experiences to using these "land of misfit toys" soaps and such that I somehow forgot about.  I think I'll start off with Catie's Bubbles Ocean Grove.  The scent profile drew me in, and I assume it's going to be a top tier performer like every other Catie's Bubbles soap I have [...]

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Stirling Scots Pine – Sheep Shave

Stirling Scots Pine Sheep Shave Pre-shave Thoughts After a bit of spring cleaning at Anthronicle with several new features added to the site including our Shaving Soap Ingredients archive, Shave Blog Directory, and Shaving Headlines Service, I am excited to be back to working on Shave Experience articles.  Today marks another milestone for us.  This is our first article with the new Shave Experience 2.0 format.  I've reached for Stirling Soap Company Scots Pine Sheep Shave Soap to feature in today's shave along [...]

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Shaving Blog Directory

Shaving Blog Directory We've been on a mission to discover websites writing about wet shaving.  The end game was to compile a register of every shaving blog on the web.  Our results thus far are cataloged below in our Shaving Blog Directory.  This listing includes the website title with a link to each shaving blog we have identified.   To best represent what each shaving blog creator's vision is for their work, we included a brief description taken from each website's tagline and/or about page.  We've [...]

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