October 12, 2017
August 22, 2016
If you missed out on last year's Barrister and Mann Hallows release, now's your chance! The improvements by #BarristerMann include awesome new packaging, artwork and the soap is in the new glissant formulation!
November 29, 2016
I'm going to let you in on some secrets regarding Barrister and Mann Hallows (2016 edition)... Where to get it today and why you'd want to pick some up now!
March 15, 2017
There's some fantastic goodies coming from Barrister and Mann in just a few days time - the Spring 2017 collection! As usual, Rhapsody makes its return... But perhaps the bigger news is that Petrichor and Diamond are returning (for a limited time)!
October 12, 2017
November 18, 2016
Another week, another shaving #drama. This time it's centered around a soap-only release from Barrister and Mann called Passiflora - the rub being that it was to be offered exclusively to the Shaving Shop Club membership. In principle, it sounds as though it should've gone as planned. But of course you know that's never a given... Little did we know what would go down as...
December 7, 2017
It's that time of year again... The list for 2016 last year proved to be the most popular post of all time! Today I'd like to post about the "top artisans" of this year, 2017 - both good and bad. It was a banner year with a huge list of releases. Not only those that have brought remarkable performance to shaving software, from soaps to aftershaves...
November 1, 2016
Today I'd like to post about the "top artisans" of this year, 2016. Not only those that have brought remarkable performance to shaving software, from soaps to aftershaves, not to mention incredible scents... But those that have refined the state of the art[isan] in the market with packaging and presentation, collaboration with other artisans or have worked extremely hard to bring us our simple joys every morning...
June 14, 2017
This is a follow-up, a part deux if you will, of the Meet the All-new Tallow + Steel Products introduction... Now that I have each of the new Tallow + Steel products in-hand. Let's see what it's all about!
October 6, 2017
As the summer has ended, that can mean only one thing... Autumn seasonal releases! Check out the list below for what's going on (and coming up) in the shaving market this year.
September 30, 2015
Artisans! So what's my favorite, you might ask? Well, that's a good question... Today, more than ever - there are a lot of great artisans out there in addition to the tried-and-true classics. Incredible ingredient lists featuring all the goodies you could imagine and unique, interesting scents to match. There's also packaging/presentation.
April 25, 2017
Apparently spring 2017 is lavender season in shavedom. There have been almost a dozen new lavender scents released so far (or very soon). It stands to reason, as it's a decidedly springtime scent. This fine fragrance note has been used for hundreds, even thousands of years in soaps and fragrances and is seeing quite the renaissance this year!
November 10, 2017
October 21, 2016
As you can see from the map above, the east coast of America as well as a good chunk of the west... Has been affected by a huge DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack on Dyn which provides DNS (Domain Name Service) for hundreds and hundreds of sites. This affects sites such as Shopify and Etsy, which a lot of shaving artisans and vendors (such as B&M, PAA and K Shave Worx...