Posts Tagged: Grooming

Father’s Day Gift Guide

A few of our favorite Father’s Day gift ideas for the guy who taught you how to shave, golf, grill, and tie a four-in-hand.

The Best Of Baxter Box [VIDEO]

The Best of Baxter Box features a curated mix of the most well‐known items from Baxter of California, packaged in a limited‐edition case designed by Southern California artist and surfer Tyler Warren.

Baxter’s Under Eye Complex Is Back

One of our favorite grooming products makes its long-awaited return.

Baxter Of California’s new formulation of their Under Eye Complex is “infused with caffeine, antioxidant vitamins, and seaweed extract to re-energize skin while fighting wrinkles and improving skin texture.”

St. James Shaving Cream 20% Off Through Friday

For many, it was a sad day when we stopped carrying Truefitt & Hill grooming products. At long last, we have good news for you: St. James of London makes their shaving sundries in the same factory and with the same formula as Truefitt & Hill; just in different scents. PLUS: We’d like to offer… Read more »

London Dispatch: Day 1

A Dunhill buying trip has forced me to visit London for the first time since 2001. Landed around 10:30am. Arrived in central London around 12:30. Grabbed a quick bite, and started heading toward Bond Street and Jermyn Street. First stop was the barbershop of Geo F. Trumper at 1 Duke of York Street. Now, I… Read more »

Last Call for Truefitt & Hill

The recent news that our Truefitt & Hill distributor will no longer be carrying our favorite shaving cream brand had us thrashing through our medicine cabinets taking inventory.

eBay Acquisitions: Barber’s chair, wastebasket

You really can find just about anything you need on eBay. Sometimes we snag vintage threads or artwork. This week we bought a barber’s chair and a wastebasket. The barber’s chair is a beauty: A two-piece (chair and footrest) by the Samuel Kline Co. that dates back to 1909. The chair is upholstered in tufted, black… Read more »

Built-To-Topple Bath Accessories from Match Pewter

The bathroom can be a dark, slippery, dangerous place, so it’s high time you switch out your glass fixtures for something a little more masculine–like pewter. Pewter has been serving as a durable material since 3000 BC, and the products made by Match Pewter are the Gold–ahem, Pewter–Standard. Here are three essentials, and three more add-ons. Dolomoti… Read more »

“Mansome” Trailer

I can’t believe this isn’t coming to San Francisco! From America’s greatest beardsman, to Morgan Spurlock’s own mustache, Executive Producers Will Arnett, Jason Bateman and Ben Silverman bring us a hilarious look at men’s identity in the 21st century. Models, actors, experts and comedians weigh in on what it is to be a man in… Read more »