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Maintaining your straight razor.

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...
No strop at hand?

No strop at hand?

  How to strop (when you ain't got a strop) handy. Have you ever travelled away from home and found that you've forgotten to pack your razor strop...
Not a Cut Throat Business

Not a Cut Throat Business

I am very proud that scores of men and women have bought their first straight razor from me.  That so many go on to buy a second, and more from me,...
To wetshave or not to wetshave?

To wetshave or not to wetshave?

Someone asked me today to think about how and why I got into wetshaving and restoring razors.  I must admit, I was taken aback by the question. It'...
Why Rasals?

Why Rasals?

Welcome to Rasals!  You may know me from Twitter, where as @str8razors I've been showing pictures of my razor restorations for quite a while.   If...