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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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  • April 25, 2011

    Vintage Straight Razor Holder & Strop

    The ingenuity of humans never ceases to amaze... I bought this sharpening stone on E-bay hoping that it was a Thuringian, and sure enough it did not disappoint --the bonus, however, was this amazing case that it arrive mounted to...

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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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  • August 26, 2010

    De Pews hitting E-bay next week

    I'm going to be e-baying a GORGEOUS De-Pews straight razor. Its one of the nicest examples I've seen. If you are looking for a DePews or know of anyone that is looking for one, let them know to keep an...

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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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