Mühle Edition No.2 Chinese Lacquer Shaving Set – Groom Manifest™
Mühle Edition No.2 Chinese Lacquer Shaving Set
Mühle Edition No.2 Chinese Lacquer Shaving Set
Mühle Edition No.2 Chinese Lacquer Shaving Set
£510.00 GBP

Mühle Edition No.2 Chinese Lacquer Shaving Set

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With exemplary in-house production and great designs, Mühle have developed into one of the world's leading providers of high-quality accessories for wet shaving.

If you are looking for the ultimate cartridge razor then look no further than Mühle's Edition range, available in carbon fibre, chinese lacquer and bog oak.

The Edition 2 shaving set features a Gillette Fusion razor head and shaving brush, available in Silvertip Badger or Silvertip Fibre, with Chinese lacquer handles. The razor is accompanied with an elegant chrome stand.

FEATURES

  • 3-part shaving set, handles from Chinese lacquer with chromed metal accents:
  • Shaving brush available in Silvertip Badger or Silvertip Fibre
  • Shaving brush size L = large shaving brush head with 23 mm ring to unscrew
  • 5-blade-razor, compatible with Gillette Fusion blades
  • Stand for razor, made of metal, chrome-plated.
  • Dimensions shaving brush: 38 mm x 125 mm
  • Weight shaving brush: 168 g
  • Dimensions razor: 45 mm x 145 mm
  • Weight razor: 68 g
  • Dimensions stand: 44 mm x 37 mm
  • Weight stand: 178 g
  • Arrives in presentation box.

Made from the finest natural lacquer, Mühle’s EDITION No. 2 is precious and beautiful. Applied manually in wafer-thin layers, lacquer has long been a symbol of perfection and marvel. The ancient craft of processing resin from the Asian lacquer tree has been improved and perfected over thousands and thousands of years. Colours, such as red and black were applied in several layers, after curing, the pieces were treated, polished, painted or engraved. Mühle’s Edition series is created under the same conditions: the manual application of numerous layers, several polishing procedures and the total absence of dust. The less material used, the finer the shine.

Without chrome the world would forfeit a lot of its lustre. In the finish used for our wet shaving accessories it demonstrates its best qualities: The material is corrosion-resistant, very long-lasting and has a luxurious, alluring lustre. When contrasted with this, the colours and shapes of other premium materials are shown to their very best advantage.

The Brushhead - Silvertip Badger

Among connoisseurs, silvertip badger is regarded as the pièce de résistance: Only the best, carefully selected badger hair is used for these purely handcrafted shaving brushes. The precious natural material is particularly soft and flexible.

The fine, conically tapering hairs possess the ability to retain a large amount of water and produce a dense, creamy lather. Another sign of quality is the even black band running horizontally through the predominantly silvery gleaming hair.

This premium product is manufactured using historical tools in an artisan procedure mastered by only a few specialists worldwide. The semi-circular shape of the brush head is created by hand when binding the brush. The fine tips therefore do not require trimming and the natural softness of the hair is retained.

The Brushhead - Silvertip Fibre

The high-quality synthetic fibres represent a world first of our own invention. We offer a synthetically produced premium quality whose material characteristics are analogous to those of the precious natural hair, silvertip badger. The majority of the users even say that this quality actually provides better performance characteristics than the natural hair.

'Silvertip Fibre®' is very soft at its fine tips, but somewhat more stable than natural hair in the middle section. These characteristics produce a pleasant, soft sensation on the skin when the lather is applied, without having to forgo the desired firmness of the hairs in the lathering process. In daily use, the manually processed fibres are less sensitive than natural hair as they dry more quickly and are resistant to shaving soaps and creams.

The completely vegan fibres are also somewhat easier to use than natural hair as they produce a particularly creamy and thick lather from a small amount of shaving soap or cream, which is used much more sparingly as a result.

The Razorhead - Gillette® Fusion™

The latest shaving system from Gillette® embraces five blades positioned one above the other as well as a precision edging blade located on the back of the cartridge. This design ensures a very close and gentle shave. Its simple and safe handling is ideal even for newcomers. The blades are available from retailers everywhere.