Blackland Brotherhood (BB)

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by PLANofMAN, Dec 17, 2015.

  1. Angelo85

    Angelo85 Well-Known Member

    Here’s yesterday and today’s shave with the Blackland Dart. It’s an excellently made razor that commands your respect. I found that using even less pressure than usual when using this razor is necessary to achieve a good shave. I would recommend this razor for those who like an aggressive razor. There’s a good amount of blade feel with this bad boy. A7EAAAB5-C06E-40B6-9107-B2E6680F5370.jpeg 629DF216-2352-4201-9452-E75845EE0EBD.jpeg
     
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  2. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Very nice. How was the shave? You liking your Dart?
     
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  3. Angelo85

    Angelo85 Well-Known Member

    I’m liking my Dart; it’s just taking a little getting used to.
     
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  4. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Blackland Dart / Voskhod Blade [​IMG]

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  5. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    Just received the Blackbird titanium razor. First shave tomorrow. Weight 1.9 oz.
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  6. shaveman

    shaveman Well-Known Member

    Blackbird Ti
    Feather
    Don Marco Soap
    Omega Synthetic
    Proraso Vitamin E Balm
    Paul Sebastian
    The Blackbird Ti is very light at 1.9 oz and the shave is super great. It is really fun using this razor.
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  7. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Blackland Dart / Kai Blade [​IMG]

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  8. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Christmas Season keeps going. I went with Cella. For me it is a Christmas scent, but for others it might not.

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: Cella
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC and SB)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    Blade: Nacet (1)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Blade (1)
    Brush: Zenith Boar
    AS: Cella
    ASB: Captain's Choice 45th Parallel
    EdC: Polo Supreme Oud

    The lather was creamy and slick, as it should be. Just wonderful.

    We all know what Cella smells like. It smells like my mother's baking at this time of year. I hope everyone's Holiday Season is going great.
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  9. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome shave and pics Mr.D..:cool:
     
  10. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Christmas Season, Day 3. Spicy Sunday for the win. Old Spice is another fragrance that reminds me of Christmas.

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: Stirling Spice
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC and SB)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    Blade: Nacet (2)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Blade (2)
    Brush: Zenith Boar
    AS: Old Spice (US)
    ASB: Stirling Spice
    EdC: Old Spice (US)

    Just a rich and thick lather that is the signature of Stirling was in the bowl today. I couldn't get enough. I was actually contemplating a 4th and 5th pass.

    I hope everyone is keeping an eye out for fat men in red and white suites.
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  11. ischiapp

    ischiapp Well-Known Member

    @PLANofMAN
    Any BVBers (Blackland Vector Brotherhood)?
    I was one for a month, back in 2018.
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    Even a BDBer for a couple of days, in 2019.
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  12. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Wow! Very nice.
     
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  13. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Christmas Season, Day 4.

    Marzipan Shave Soap with Menthol Monday!

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: M. A. Space Soap Cow in Space
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC and SB)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    Blade: Nacet (3)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Blade (3)
    Brush: VdH Green Boar
    AS: AAFES Brisk
    ASB: Duke Cannon Ice Cold
    EdC: Polo Supreme Leather

    If you have never tried M. A. Space Soaps, I'd give it a whirl if you can get a hold of any. The owner, Mr. Robert Harding and his son make it in small batches in his house. His production has been down because he is working to help fight the CV-19 at his full time job. I think his company was one of the companies that helped make the current coming vaccines.

    Anyway, his soaps are all great. Be warned, he likes menthol. He made one called Ice Planet that is great for the summer months.
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  14. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

    Article Team
    added you to the list. :)
     
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  15. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Christmas Season, Day 5.

    Full Tabac for Tabac Tuesday!

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: Tabac Original
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC and SB)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    Blade: Nacet (4)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Blade (4)
    Brush: VdH Black Boar
    AS: Tabac Original
    ASB: Tabac Original
    EdC: Tabac Original

    Kind of screwed up the lather for the first pass. Not enough soap, too much water. Remedied that quick, fast, and in a hurry. I'll just continue to overload like I usually do in the future.

    Besides the first pass misstep, fantastic shave. I couldn't be happier. Of course how can you not be happy with Tabac?
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  16. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Christmas Season, Day 6.

    When you go Brut, you go Full Brut!

    Prep: Hot Shower and Bloom/Lather Building Water
    Soap: PAA Et Tu
    Razor: Blackland Blackbird Brass (OC and SB)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    Blade: Nacet (5)/Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Blade (5)
    Brush: Surrey Boar (VdH)
    AS: Brut (US)
    Splash: Brut (US)
    EdT: Brut (Eur)

    Just a nice shave. I went Full Brut from the shower to the fragrance. Just feel ready to take on the day.
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  17. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Blackland Dart / Kai Blade [​IMG]

    Sent from my SM-T387V using Tapatalk
     
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