swarden43's Recent Activity

  1. swarden43 replied to the thread Can you Have Too Many Soaps?.

    It's only too much if you want it to be too much. And as others have noted, take care of the bills first.

    Apr 27, 2017 at 10:23 AM
  2. swarden43 replied to the thread How to use a vintage shaving scuttle.

    *shudder*

    Apr 27, 2017 at 8:33 AM
  3. swarden43 replied to the thread Just realized I don't know what makes a good lather.

    I agree with @david of central florida stick with it. We believe in ya and we're pullin' for ya!

    Apr 27, 2017 at 7:36 AM
  4. swarden43 replied to the thread Just realized I don't know what makes a good lather.

    It actually sounds like it may be one of two things... A) poor technique 2) the wrong blade/razor combo for you

    Apr 27, 2017 at 6:11 AM
  5. swarden43 replied to the thread Scuttle bowl: attached or removable?.

    I would not recommend any kind of glass, one piece or two piece, in the shower.

    Apr 26, 2017 at 3:49 PM
  6. swarden43 liked Queen of Blades's post in the thread TOST Sponsored Raffle.

    http://theshaveden.com/forums/donate

    Apr 26, 2017 at 12:36 PM
  7. swarden43 replied to the thread Just realized I don't know what makes a good lather.

    A thick lather, in most cases, is a dry lather. A dry lather does not give the lubrication a thinner, wetter lather will give. That...

    Apr 26, 2017 at 11:08 AM
  8. swarden43 replied to the thread Glad to be here.

    Hi!

    Apr 25, 2017 at 2:37 PM
  9. swarden43 replied to the thread Scentology.

    My shampoo has a different scent than my shower soap, That has a different scent than my PSO (when I use it), That has a different scent...

    Apr 25, 2017 at 1:47 PM
  10. swarden43 replied to the thread New to The Shave Den....

    Hi!

    Apr 24, 2017 at 12:46 PM
  11. swarden43 liked macaronus's post in the thread How's your day? April 2017.

    That's really cool! Who knew that @swarden43 was that unknown outside TSD? While everyone here knows the purple stream in the sky is...

    Apr 24, 2017 at 6:44 AM
  12. swarden43 liked RetLEO-07's post in the thread Voskhod Blades..

    Our resident curmudgeon has spoken :)

    Apr 23, 2017 at 8:05 PM
  13. swarden43 replied to the thread Voskhod Blades..

    Meh. http://theshaveden.com/forums/threads/the-voskhod-challenge.51009/

    Apr 23, 2017 at 8:00 PM
  14. swarden43 replied to the thread Among the better artisans, there really isn't a bad shaving soap!.

    You answered your own question - you're dealing with the better artisans. There's a reason.

    Apr 23, 2017 at 7:58 PM
  15. swarden43 replied to the thread What Manly Things Did You Do Today?.

    I tore out an old planting of a lavender bush. Hated to do it but it had become a leaf and trash collector. The way the winds swirled...

    Apr 23, 2017 at 7:53 PM