Welcome to our selection of traditional straight cut throat razors. Regarded by many as the ultimate shaving experience, a cut throat razor is a work of art as well as an incredible razor. If you are new to using this type of razor we recommend starting off with a Feather Artist cut throat razor, or one of our Starter Kits. You will need to buy a strop to maintain the edge of a cut throat razor.
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We have a great selection of the world’s finest traditional straight razors from such noted manufacturers as Thiers Issard of France, Revisor, Dovo, Razolution, Muhle of Germany and Feather of Japan.
The craftsmanship and skill required to create this type of razor is exceptional. The fine detailing on the blades and handles of these razors make them heirlooms that can be passed from one generation to the next. The blade of a straight shaving razor is made of steel, the handles of a traditional straight razor are usually made from wood, rubber, horn or ivory.
Straight razors are also known by varying names such as cut throat razors, open razors and traditional straight razors. Shaving with a straight razor requires a skilled shaving technique and is still argued by most traditionalists that this style of shaving is "The only way to shave".
For some comprehensive advice on buying a cut throat razor read our Buying a Cut Throat Razor - What To Buy and What To Avoid blog post.
In our A to Z of Shaving encyclopaedia you can find even more detailed information on cut throat razors and how to use them, how to maintain them and how they are made:
Cut Throat Razor What It Is And How To Use It
Cut Throat Razor Guide - How To Use And Maintain A Cut Throat Razor
Straight Razor Guide - Using a Cut Throat / Straight Razor
Traditional Cut Throat Razors - Straight Razors Explained
Dovo Straight Cut Throat Razors - How They Are Made
Strops - What Are They and How To Use One
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