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Straight Razor Series: Sharpening Pastes

Straight Razor Series: Sharpening Pastes

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One of the best ways to sharpen and smooth a straight razor is by using a sharpening paste. Simply put, a sharpening paste is a compound that varies in abrasiveness. The micron of sharpening paste measures the size of abrasive grain used. How to Use Sharpening Pastes To restore a straight razor sharpness, a progression of sharpening pastes is used. Starting with a coarse grit paste makes removing residue easy and is a quick way to prepare the blade for…

Brand Spotlight – Marram Co.

Brand Spotlight – Marram Co.

Innovative, bold, and modern, Marram Co. is reestablishing men’s love for a classic wet shave. Encouraging men to embrace the practice, their collection of shaving products is effective, efficient, and affordable. Leaving their corporate careers behind, Jude and James Jarvis made it their mission to bring wet shaving back to the forefront of men’s grooming routines. After realizing that men considered shaving to be more of a chore rather than an art-form, they were determined to change this perception. Inspired…

Best Gifts for Dad

Best Gifts for Dad

With Father’s Day less than a month away, we’re here to offer some gift ideas to surprise and delight your dad, grandfather, father-in-law, or any other father figure in your life. For Everyday Regardless of his style, every man needs a few grooming staples. Elegant and durable, the Fendrihan MK II PVD Coated Full Stainless Steel Double Edge Safety Razor is a popular safety razor that gives a close and smooth shave that dad will enjoy for years to come….

Father’s Day 10 Days of Giveaways!

Father’s Day 10 Days of Giveaways!

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We think dad deserves to be spoiled this Father’s Day. For 10 days, starting May 31st, we’re giving away shaving and grooming products that will delight dad. With the help of our friends at Jack Black, Salt & Stone and Floris London, we have an incredible selection of products.  How to Enter* There are a few ways to enter this contest: Facebook – Visit our Facebook Contest Page and complete the entry form. (Page will be accessible on May 31st) Instagram…

Straight Razor Series – Comparing Grinds

Straight Razor Series – Comparing Grinds

As our Straight Razor blog series continues this week, we’re explore blade grinds. We’ve broken it down to highlight the main aspects of the grind. What’s the Grind? Simply put, the grind is determined by a blade’s hollowness. Blades that have a thinner edge have a hollower grind and vice versa. Grinding Methods Grinding methods refer to two aspects of the razor. The first describes the curvature of the straight razor’s cross section. The second involves the blade’s final shape…

Vegan Shaving & Grooming Products

Vegan Shaving & Grooming Products

We’ve been receiving more and more inquiries about vegan shaving and grooming products. With over 20 brands carrying vegan certified products, we thought it would be useful to highlighting a few making it easier to incorporate them into your daily routine. Shaving Brushes Synthetic shaving brushes are now easier than ever to find. Established brands are offering quality synthetic alternatives that perform just as well as traditional natural hair brushes. These synthetic brushes are also faster to dry and shed…

Brand Spotlight – Mucky Ducks

Brand Spotlight – Mucky Ducks

When you’re desperate to find a product that works for your skin, you create your own. That’s just what Elliott Duck did when he founded Mucky Ducks, Men’s Grooming Supply Co. With his own skin sensitives, he was making his own natural grooming products for himself, his close friends and his family. This side project quickly expanded to the Mucky Ducks product line that is proudly made in Toronto, ON. Basing all recipes on natural formulations, Mucky Ducks products are…

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

It’s time to celebrate and show some gratitude to all the moms in our life. Whether you’re treating them to brunch or sending them flowers, it’s important to let them know how much you appreciate them. For those looking to gift something unique, we’ve put together a few practical and elegant gift ideas they’ll love. MANICURE & PEDICURE TOOLS We have all the right tools to make nail care easy and convenient. Klar’s Ladies’ Hand Soap keeping hands soft, cleansed…

Straight Razor Series – Comparing Point Types

Straight Razor Series – Comparing Point Types

Straight razors can be complicated tools. You might have been confused by references to a straight razor’s spine, tip, tang, scale or edge. We’re here to explain everything you need to know about straight razors. We’ll have a few blog articles focusing on different aspects of the straight razor. This week’s we’re taking a look at Point Types. Point type refers to the shape of the blade’s tip. There are five standard point types that differ in sharpness and precision….