Now comes a different kind of fun: Sharpening. To help, here are the finest tools you can use to keep your straight razor slicing up hair like brand new.
Start with the strop, which is used to polish the blade before each use. From hanging strops to paddle-style, you’ll find fine English bridle leather, genuine shell cordovan leather, Russian leather, and more.
Then pick an oil or finishing and grinding paste to help preserve the steel.
To bring your dull blade fully back to life, we have an assortment of technologically advanced, Japanese sharpening stones.
Sharpening your blade is half the fun, especially with tools like these.