swarden43's Recent Activity

  1. swarden43 replied to the thread What Manly Things Did You Do Today?.

    Scrapped and painted the Bilco doors and outside stair hand railings. Now I'm watching the Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs the Toronto Argonauts...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 4:25 PM
  2. swarden43 replied to the thread Best Blade To Prevent Razor bumps/Ingrown hairs.

    I would venture to say a better prep and improved technique before suggesting any one blade.

    Jun 25, 2017 at 4:14 PM
  3. swarden43 replied to the thread Two items I wish I could afford.

    A '67 GTO and a..... OH! You mean shave items. ;)

    Jun 25, 2017 at 4:10 PM
  4. swarden43 replied to the thread How do I delete my B&B account. I'm done with that place..

    Just walk away. And by the way, so others may know, we at TSD do not stoop to bashing or bad mouthing other web forums.

    Jun 25, 2017 at 7:46 AM
  5. swarden43 replied to the thread Red spots? Newbie needs help.

    Sad he hasn't been seen since the day he registered.

    Jun 24, 2017 at 9:04 AM
  6. swarden43 replied to the thread Is there some way of telling your hairs are soft enough BEFORE you start lathering up?.

    Like I said in my first post - do what works for you. You've done it before, just repeat it.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 9:39 PM
  7. swarden43 replied to the thread Is there some way of telling your hairs are soft enough BEFORE you start lathering up?.

    To answer your question, no. There is no way to tell prior to shaving if your prep has been performed sufficiently to soften your beard.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:58 PM
  8. swarden43 liked Sara-s's post in the thread How's your day? June 2017.

    A bit of minor, but good news; I can play the piano again. I was finding that, even with reading glasses, I just couldn't read my music....

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:39 PM
  9. swarden43 liked Bill G's post in the thread My New Turtleship Shave Co Limited Machine Shave Brushes.

    These shave brushes are of excellent top quality. One is a long handle black ring with bronze gears and a Synthetic Silver tip 24mm...

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  10. swarden43 liked Omaney's post in the thread My Idea of a Lifetime Gift..

    I've been putting this dopp together for a few weeks for my nephews. One is graduating high school, the oldest is a junior in college....

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  11. swarden43 replied to the thread How many soaps do you have?.

    My soap purchasing has slowed to almost nill. I never purchased in pursuit of finding the "best soap out there." I purchased to expand...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 11:20 AM
  12. swarden43 liked Fly2High's post in the thread How many soaps do you have?.

    See, for me, I don't have to hide the truth. The wife is also Italian and enjoys the variety of shaving soaps too. In fact, my 10 yr...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 11:15 AM
  13. swarden43 replied to the thread Is there some way of telling your hairs are soft enough BEFORE you start lathering up?.

    You said there are times the blade glides through. Determine what you have done and the equipment you used, then repeat.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:41 AM
  14. swarden43 liked HolyRollah's post in the thread Need a more aggressive razor recommendation.

    What would HE know? He's one of those straight razor lunatics! :happy093:

    Jun 22, 2017 at 7:45 PM
  15. swarden43 liked Mullen88's post in the thread Tallow + Steel Custom Group Buy.

    Your quote says it all..... "It's your shave. Enjoy it your way."

    Jun 22, 2017 at 7:39 PM