Shaving with a Knife

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shaving with a trillium paring knife

Getting a Blade Ready

We looked at our line up of knives for a good candidate to try actually shaving with. Our Trillium paring knife seemed like it would be easiest to use in front of a mirror so we chose it. While we ship our knives sharp enough to shave arm hair, Mike went a bit further, polishing the cutting edge of the chosen blade on strops embedded with 6, 3 and 1 micron diamond paste.

Shaving Day Video

With beard and knife ready, what was needed next was a pleasant setting and a video camera to capture the event. Here is the result: