Take Note: National Memo Day!

Take Note: National Memo Day!

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Did you know that May 21 is National Memo Day? Memo Origin: Latin for memorandum Meaning: ‘it must be remembered’ Memorandums, MOUs, memos – whatever you call them, they play a large role in everyday life.  History of the Day While memos have been around for thousands of years, it was not until 1989 that a radio station officially declared May 21 as National Memo Day. A station in Colorado started the day to raise awareness about memos that were being used…

Staff Holiday Picks!

Staff Holiday Picks!

We’ve asked our team to reveal their favourite products to help you with your holiday shopping. Take a look at our staff’s top picks for great gift ideas! Executive Team Heinrich L. Thater Shaving Brushes – There’s a reason these are some of the most popular and sought-after shaving brushes. Super soft, extremely durable, and exquisitely crafted, a Thater brush is a fine investment for the shaving enthusiast. MARKETING Marvis Toothpaste A favourite in oral care, Marvis Toothpaste comes in…

Gifts for Every Budget

Gifts for Every Budget

You don’t have to break the bank to find the perfect gift! Whether you’re looking for a small add-on or have decided to invest in a timeless piece, we have gifts for every budget. Check out our top picks and complete your holiday shopping today! $10 and Under Arko Shaving Soap Stick ($3.25) LEA Skin Care Repairing Hand Cream ($5.00) Rhodia Soft Cover Wirebound Pad, Black, Lined Paper ($7.00) Detroit Grooming Co. Soap Bar ($8.95) Proraso Blue Shaving Cream with…

PVD 101

PVD 101

We’re always looking to enhance our product offerings. One way we’ve doing this is with our exclusive Fendrihan PVD coated collection.  What is PVD?  Without getting too technical, PVD – physical vapor deposition – refers to a type of thin coating used in the manufacturing process. Sometimes called physical vapor transport (PVT), PVD is usually found on parts of delicate items such as those used in the fields of mechanics and electronics. Benefits of PVD PVD is ideal for protecting and preserving materials. Its…

2021 Holiday Gift Guide!

2021 Holiday Gift Guide!

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Whether you’re almost done or just starting, we’re sharing some of our top picks for the holiday season. Fendrihan Black and White Synthetic Shaving Brush, Resin Handle A best seller and one of the most popular brushes for men and women, the Black and White Synthetic Brush is soft, gentle, and quick drying. With two knot sizes to choose from, it helps generate a rich lather, ensuring a smooth and comfortable shave.  Gold…

Brand Profile: Feather Japan

Brand Profile: Feather Japan

The technical superiority of Feather Japan’s straight razor collection is sure to convert any disposable razor user to straight-razor shaving.  Since 1932, the talented artisans at Feather have been crafting innovative and quality tools to deliver a close and smooth shave. Located in Osaka, Japan, Feather Safety Razor Co. Ltd. leads all competing manufacturers of high-end shaving, medical, and industrial blades.  Feather’s primary manufacturing plant is found in the “City of Cutlery,” Seko City, home to incredibly skilled craftsmen who designed and…

North American Grooming Products

North American Grooming Products

To celebrate Canada Day and the 4th of July, we’re profiling local brands found across North America. Checkout these quality products that are unique in the grooming and shaving industry, enriched with locally sourced ingredients.  O Canada! Junichi Tanaka Crafted by one artisan, Junichi Tanaka handcrafts exceptional clay pieces of functional shaving art, including scuttles and bowl. Read more the artist and creation process here. Baritgan & Stark   Using local, organic, and plant-based ingredients, Calgary-based Bartigan & Stark incorporate high-quality ingredients into…

Clippers, Nippers, or Scissors – Which is Best?

Clippers, Nippers, or Scissors – Which is Best?

Do you clip, nip, or cut your nails? If you’re confused about which tool is best for nail care, don’t worry, you’re not the only one. We’ve broken it down to basics to help you choose the best tools for your nail needs.  NAIL CLIPPERS & NAIL NIPPERS One of the most frequent questions we’re asked is the difference between nail clippers and nail nippers. While the two terms are often used interchangeably, the design of the tool will help…

Benefits of Aloe Vera in Grooming Products

Benefits of Aloe Vera in Grooming Products

Aloe vera, the spectacular succulent, is filled with natural healing properties. Along with relieving sunburn, it can do so much for your skin!  Used for centuries as a common remedy, aloe vera is a popular modern ingredient found in skin care for men and women. Containing vitamin A, C, and E, as well as many amino acids, aloe vera’s ability to act as an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant agent calms, heals, soothes, hydrates, regenerates skin cells. This results in smooth, soft,…

The Best FENDRIHAN Shaving Brushes

The Best FENDRIHAN Shaving Brushes

Choosing a shaving brush is no easy feat. Bristle type, handle style, and knot size are all factors to consider when choosing a shaving brush. To help make your decision a little easier, we’ve listed the 10 best-selling Fendrihan shaving brushes.  10. Fendrihan Black and White Synthetic Shaving Brush, Two-Tone Acrylic Handle The first of many synthetic models on our best-selling list, this unique piece requires very little break-in time and has soft, bristles with frosted tips. Its two-tone handle is…

Award Winning Excellence

Award Winning Excellence

Fendrihan would like to congratulate renowned Japanese blacksmith, Mr. Ryoichi Mizouchi, on his recent MITSUI Golden Takumi Award.   Working under Mr. Iwasaki gaining years of experience and invaluable skills and knowledge, Mr. Mizouchi is one of the most sought-after blacksmiths. Ensuring precision and a high-quality standard of each item that is produced, his exceptional attention to detail and creative passion sets his work apart. He is currently a lead craftsman for the Sanjo Seisakusho Company in Japan handcrafting the Iwasaki Japanese Kamisori Straight Razor collection.   His unmatched…