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  • October 16, 2011

    Why you shouldn't have your straight razor restored

    Hows this for a business model:  Don't send me your straight razors for restoration.  Confused yet?  Good.  Lets explain. The Common Scenario Lets're new to wet shaving, and you just picked up your first rusty, stained straight razor from...

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  • November 19, 2010


    Been doing a lot of razor restoration work this month, since I have had every Thursday and Friday off my day job! A couple months ago, Matthew from Razor Emporium ( approached me about possibly setting up a storefront on...

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  • July 18, 2010

    Frustrating week in the shop

    Making custom razor scales doesn't always go as planned.. this week I had to scrap 3 sets of scales due to problems with the material. It put me behind / cost me a few days. My backlog had to be...

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  • June 29, 2010

    Finished rescaling some MONSTER razors!

    I just finished with some of my HUGE 19/16 (thats 1.1875" wide) razors that were waiting in my "to do" pile. Check them out!!! I did something new -- I tried flush-riveting silver rod into one set of scales. The...

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