The Art of Manliness Leather Strop
Respected tradition and quality never go out of style as evidenced by this strop featured in rich burgundy. With the resurgence of the neighborhood barber shop you can re-create the experience in your own shave den. Our strop is American made using supple full-grain leather with a medium draw. Stropping your Art of Manliness straight razor prior to each shave will maintain your blade for a comfortable shave, keeping it sharp and keen. Strop the blade on the cotton canvas side to remove burrs from the blade then move to the leather side to prepare the blade for shaving. The three inch wide surface eliminates the need for a cross stroke pattern making stropping easy for the novice or expert. (To clarify, honing
utilizes a whet stone to sharpen the blade while stropping
prepares the blade for your daily shave.) The Art of Manliness logoed strop will be a handsome compliment to your wet shaving routine with our bowl, brush and soap. 3" x 16" working area.