In an earlier article I wrote about buying a shaving brush from China. The Frank Shaving “Finest Pure Badger Hair Shaving Brush Faux Ivory Handle” for $9.99 (£6.57) turned out to be fantastic and a total bargain. The only brush I have used since it arrived.
But Frank Shaving have another brush, their “Luxury Silvertip Badger Shaving Brush” for $23.99 (£15.32). A fraction of the price that such a brush would cost with a Western brand name on it. Some investigation revealed that one of the range of handles that Frank Shaving can make these brushes with is a gorgeous butterscotch colour. So I got in touch with Ian there and he had a batch made with this handle, then he listed them on eBay. And, obviously, I bought one. Now all I have to do is wait for it to arrive.
Here it is: