This service is the honing and stropping of a straight razor to restore a dulled edge so it is “shave-ready” and its return to a UK location using a service which provides up to £50 compensation in case of loss or damage in transit.
This is our own 3" wide sprung-bed paddle strop. We recommend this strop as with most razors the strop will accommodate the whole edge. Why make life more difficult than it has to be? Both sides are of napped leather in the french style and can be used as is with our diamond pastes or with chromium paste.
If you are new to straight razor shaving or looking for a gift then why not try one of our starter kits? This is a combination of our Traditional Starter Kit with a Dovo 5/8 razor which is a great starter razor and of good quality. This combination includes everything a beginner to straight razor shaving needs to get going.
This is an economical but good quality hanging strop with a canvas backing for anyone wishing to use a traditional paste such as the Thiers Issard 260 paste. Made of a high quality leather.
The Supex-77 double sided strop is a large paddle strop with a very important difference -interchangeable strop beds. The beds are held in place by strong magnets and couldn't be simpler to change.
This service is the honing and stropping of a straight razor to restore a dulled edge so it is “shave-ready” and its return to a UK location using a service which provides up to £500 compensation in case of loss or damage in transit.
We have a limited quantity of these Chinese 12k (12,000) grit waterstones at a very keen price. These are 'natural' stones and very hard, much harder than either the Belgian stones or the Naniwas offered elsewhere on this site.
The Dovo Bismarck Razor in Ebony scales is a very distinctive razor with gold wash to the spine, tang and shoulderless blade. The scales have the word "Solingen" engraved in an antiques gold colour. The razor is supplied in a wonderful retro heavy card box which complements the overall feel of quality about this piece.
The Invisible Edge extra-wide hanging strop is a full 3" wide (slightly wider in fact!) and is made from top quality premium cowhide. It is fitted with a simple yet robust hanging ring and bottom grab handle and measures approx 22" in total length - the length between the end pieces is approx 15 3/4 ".
The Dovo Prima Silver Steel 5/8 Razor has a top quality blade which carries gold wash decoration to the side and to its finely detailed spine, set off with understated ebony scales. Supplied in an attractive blue metal case.
This is ideal for anyone seeking an economical but good quality hanging strop. Made of a high quality leather, this strop has one useable side and is fitted with a swivel hook and grip handle. Although an entry level strop, these are good enough for us to have put our name on them. Its size is approx. 19" (482 mm) x 1 3/4" (45 mm), the length between the...
As Naniwa now supply their stones without stands we have introduced this hone stand which is ideal for holding the new Specialty Stones but can be used for other hones also. The stand has rubber holders which reduce the chance of the hone stand slipping during use.