Brand Spotlight: Claus Porto

Brand Spotlight: Claus Porto

Hand-crafted and hand-packaged, the Claus Porto soap collection redefines excellence. With over 130 years of experience passed down through four generations, the impressive collection hails from Portugal and is defined by its simple elegance. Distinct packaging and scents hailing straight form the gardens of Portugal are among the brand’s signature features. Founded by Claus and Georges Schweder in 1887, the German nationals opened the first national soap factory while living in Porto, Portugal. After The beginning of WWI forced the…

New from Fendrihan

New from Fendrihan

Fendrihan is proud to introduce the latest additions to our product catalogue; Fendrihan Shaving Cream and Fendrihan Pre-Shave Oil! After much collaboration, we’re excited to share the final products with our customers. Both the Shaving Cream and Pre-Shave Oil are made in England and are designed to be gentle on skin and high-performing. Both Shaving Cream and Pre-Shave Oil come in our new signature European scent which is best described as a sweet and fresh blend  of cedar, bergamot, lemon, and patchouli. Fendrihan…

A look inside the Koh-I-Noor factory

A look inside the Koh-I-Noor factory

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Specializing in luxurious grooming and home décor products, Koh-I-Noor embodies Italian culture with its use of elegant materials, shapes, and colours. Handmade with precision and, Koh-I-Noor’s experienced designers combines style, functionality and innovation, allowing you to bring exceptionally made accessories into your home. Established in 1930, Koh-I-Noor has Slovakian roots. In 1950, the operations and factory were moved to Italy when the company was bought by Italian Carlo Scavini. Koh-I-Noor remains a family-owned business and all items are proudly made…

Stay Sharp with Shapton

Stay Sharp with Shapton

Shapton is the world leader in producing high-quality and durable sharpening stones. Known for their impressive sharpening capabilities and unique composition, Shapton has proudly served its customers for over 50 years. Offering both glass and whetstone sharpening products, we will be taking a closer look at their new Kuromaku Professional Stones.   Design Combining abrasives, like silicon carbide and alumina, with binders and other composite materials, gives Shapton stones their durability and longevity. Another defining feature of the Shapton stone is its exclusive design….

Haslinger Lookbook

Haslinger Lookbook

Austrian brand, the Haslinger Soap Company was founded by Chemist Georg Haslinger in the 1940’s. The product line is renowned for using only natural ingredients from honey, herbs, essential oils, and medicinal plants, The collection is made in Austria and features novelty items such as beer shampoo and honey soap! A great product for those with sensitive skin. Haslinger is against animal testing. Browse the Haslinger collection here.     

Best Moisturizers for Men

Best Moisturizers for Men

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Keeping your skin hydrated is part of a healthy skin routine. Along with keeping skin vibrant, moisturizing helps prevent wrinkles, fight acne, and can reduce the appearance of sun damage. Most effective when applied after cleansing, moisturizing both your face and body should be part of your daily skincare routine. There are so many choices when it comes to moisturizers that it can be hard to choose. You may have to experiment to find one that works best for you,…

Comparing Merkur Models

Comparing Merkur Models

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Since being patented in the late 1800s, the first safety razor has greatly evolved with brands adding their own signature touches. One brand that has done this exceptionally well is Germany company Merkur. They have continuously built upon their original model, improved engineering, and created an exceptional line of innovative shaving designs in a variety of finishes, styles, and materials. In 2013 DOVO put the Merkur brand name through a revival that included an expanded shaving line, an offering of premium…

Holiday Gift Ideas, 2017

Holiday Gift Ideas, 2017

With Christmas just around the corner, we thought we’d give some tips to help those last-minute shoppers. Check out some unique gift ideas for the man in your life. Rockwell Alum Matchsticks, 1 book – $4.00 To sooth nicks and cuts, the Rockwell Alum Matchsticks are a convenient tool for every shaver. Perfect for travel and easy to store. Fendrihan Shaving Soap, Made in France – $9.95 Made in France, this completely natural shaving soap is suitable for all skin…

Harry’s vs Dollar Shave Club, and More: Which Shaving Club Subscription is Best?

Harry’s vs Dollar Shave Club, and More: Which Shaving Club Subscription is Best?

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How often do we get good things in the mail? Hardly ever anymore, now that pen pals are a thing of the past – unless you subscribe to a shaving club. Then you find yourself excited to crack open the mailbox. Shaving clubs are a pretty convenient way to automatically get the stuff you want and the stuff you use delivered right to your door. Although you often can’t choose exactly the items you want, clubs are a quick and…

Weekly Giveaway #11 – Win a Cigar Box with Samples- CW Beggs and Sons

Weekly Giveaway #11 – Win a Cigar Box with Samples- CW Beggs and Sons

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We’re helping you look your best this summer with great product by CW Beggs and Sons. This week’s contest begins Friday, July 14th and is open to both Canadian and American customers. Winners will be contacted at the each week and a new gift box will be posted every Friday. There’s so many ways to enter so be sure to check it out. Cigar Box Giveaway #11   Good luck!

Made in Italy; A Look Into Italian Shave Culture

Made in Italy; A Look Into Italian Shave Culture

There’s more to Italy than fashion, food and wine. Italy’s shaving culture is deeply rooted in history and is among the best in the world. Walking into any Italian barbershop is just as much about the experience as it is the shave itself. A daily ritual for most Italian men, it’s where friends meet to catch up, watch their favourite soccer team or just hang out. Peak inside any shop and you’ll find the best Italian made shaving products from…