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Wilkinson Sword Classic Razor Review

The Wilkinson Sword Classic is a twist to open double edge razor. The handle is brass and the head Zamak, both plated in chrome. My first, and probably many people’s, foray into DE shaving was with the plastic three piece Wilkinson classic so I was interested to test this one out. Packaged in a black and grey box, once opened …

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How to choose a Straight Razor – Beginners Guide

A beginners guide on how to choose a straight razor, originally written for The Shaving Room by the late Neil Miller, regarded as one of the foremost experts on Straight Razors. Neil discusses: One of the first queries is whether to buy a stainless steel or carbon steel razor. There are other types of steel (damascus or pattern-welded, for example) but as the cost is usually prohibitive we’ll …

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