The Stirling Exchange

Discussion in 'Shave Soaps' started by PickledNorthern, Nov 5, 2016.

  1. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

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    November 11 SOTD:

    Razor: Gillette Flare Tip Rocket
    Blade: Polsilver
    Brush: PAA Starcraft
    Lather: Stirling Gin & Tonic on the Rocks
    Aftershave: Stirling Gin & Tonic
     
  2. PLAla

    PLAla Bit Shy of a Full Puck

    SOTD November 11, 2019

    Prep: Cold water and PAA Cube pre-shave soap
    Blade: GEM PTFE
    Razor: GEM Micromatic
    Brush: Sapele beehive badger
    Soap: Stirling Glacial Lemony Orange
    Post: Witch hazel, Fine L'Orange Noir aftershave

    A little menthol action with Glacial Lemony Orange.

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  3. brit

    brit in a box

    awesome new lc shave Jim..
     
  4. brit

    brit in a box

    fine flare tip shave Robert..
     
  5. brit

    brit in a box

    cool shave Perry..
     
  6. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    Thanks!
     
  7. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

    Thank you, Gary!
     
  8. Latherin’ Luddite

    Latherin’ Luddite Well-Known Member

    After last nights hot shower, I felt like it was the perfect time to rid myself of four day’s growth. After a day outside in the cold fall air, Pumpkin Spice seemed like the perfect choice. It was!

    I had a short time until bed, so I let the delicious fragrance of the soap carry itself. My pillow would smell like Pumpkin Spice until the next laundry day if I’d used the splash.

    Today our family went for a morning walk through town. The sun was out, but the temperature was mid-40’s. Definitely fall. I splashed on a little Ozark Mountain before heading out the door. I kept silently congratulating myself during the walk. OM has some strength, and a cold breeze didn’t slow it down. And the scent was spot on for a walk through the leaves while watching the squirrels scramble for their pre-winter calories.

    I can’t wear OM every day (I could shave with it though), but on the “right” days, it’s great to have on standby.
     
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  9. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Sandpiper duo up for me tomorrow. (Soap and A.S.)
     
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  10. PLAla

    PLAla Bit Shy of a Full Puck

    Ozark Mountain is a wonderful scent. Reminds me of the holidays and I’ll use it a lot next month. The aftershave is certainly powerful. Nice post!
     
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  11. PLAla

    PLAla Bit Shy of a Full Puck

    Excellent! Sandpiper is terrific.
     
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  12. brit

    brit in a box

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  13. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

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    November 13 SOTD:

    Razor: Gillette Flare Tip Rocket
    Blade: Polsilver
    Brush: Stirling Marble
    Lather: Stirling Sandalwood
    Aftershave: Stirling Sandalwood
     
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  14. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Ya Ladies And-a Gentlemen:

    On this date we've reached the two-week warning until the next and final 2020 Stoylin Tony Awards Nomination Day arrives. Don't say I didn't warn ya :).
     
  15. Gnomeo0228

    Gnomeo0228 Well-Known Member

    Looking forward to this!
     
  16. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    Course the Best In Show will be on New Year's Day....but first thing's first. :)
     
  17. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

    Supporting Vendor
    SOTD Nostalgic November 15th
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    Stirling Mentholated Pre-Shave Soap
    Gillette Red Tip
    Personna Super (3)
    30DC 2019 Meetup Brush (28mm, Destroyer Class)
    Stirling 2019 Blood on Steel soap and AS

    Look at this lather!
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  18. brit

    brit in a box

    cool stirling shave Andrew..
     
  19. john zeiger

    john zeiger Well-Known Member


    Good choice Andrew. BoS id one of my favorite scents in wet shaving. I hope you had a great shave.
     
  20. theFAT98

    theFAT98 Well-Known Member

    After 10 years of wet shaving and collecting over 160 soaps, Stirling is still in my top 5 soapmakers. Amazing stuff especially when you factor in the price.
     

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