Straight Razors

Lovingly repaired

A damaged Dorko is fitted with bespoke horn inlays.

Using the finest raw materials

Selecting suitable buffalo horn for the inlays and scales.

Traditional skills and craftsmanship

Making horn inlays

Taking time and care

A restoration will last a lifetime

Customer's comments

As with all of your razors, it shaved absolutely superbly - very smooth and comfortable. You have done a marvellous job restoring it, and it is a lovely old razor.

Mr Gilroy

Another finely tuned straight razor that shaves oh so smoothly. You are a straight razor genius!

Mr McGregor

Beautiful razor that has been restored superbly, very happy with it. Excellent.

Mr Rose

Fast shipping, great service and wonderful seller would buy again, thank you

Mr Jones

Excellent restoration and craftsmanship. I cannot recommend enough. Thank you!

Mr. E.

An amazing piece of expertly restored history. Couldn't be happier. Excellent

Mr F.

Another very fine straight razor, from a very fine antique razor restorer!

Mr McGregor

Arrived safely; beautiful razor, restored to perfection. Thank you

Mr Evans

My first vintage razor. Glad I chose it over a new one. Super sharp and elegant

Mr G.

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Blog posts

A stitch in time? Maintaining your straight razor.

A stitch in time? Maintaining your straight razor.

Maintenance should happen every time you use your straight razor. It's the old stitch in time approach. 
Making your mark (without leaving a mark)

Making your mark (without leaving a mark)

After all, you're going to shave your face with the razor, not fight off Zombies. Why shouldn't scales be as delicate as the razor they house?

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Being on edge (and on point)

Being on edge (and on point)

My interest and love for razors, those beautiful and functional antiques, began when I was a small boy, but it developed from knives.
How to ruin your shaving pleasure!

How to ruin your shaving pleasure!

It's time somebody said this.  YouTube and shaving forums can ruin your shaving pleasure. Read that again.  I mean it. Why? Read on....
Restoring and Resurrection of heirloom Straight Razors.

Restoring and Resurrection of heirloom Straight Razors.

I mean this seriously and humbly: I love that people trust me to restore their heirloom razors. In fact, I love the love that people show for heirloom razors.

Soap Shtik

Soap Shtik

It started when my wife asked me an awkward question. You know the kind of question.  Sure you do.  The kind of question that makes your mouth go d...