#1
Now that we are where we are with tremendous artisans like Wholly Kaw and Declaration Grooming, Catie’s Bubbles, Barrister & Mann, etc. How do old schools makers like DR Harris stand up in terms of performance, scent etc,?

Curious to get some thoughts if people still think they measure up.
#2

Member
San Jose, California
compared to those artisans, DR Harris is okay. For me performance is def not as good, but usable for sure. I still love the Arlington scent, and it isn't going anywhere.
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#3

Member
Idaho Falls, Idaho
Great question! I am decidedly a fan of Harris soaps. Never tried their creams because I like the soap thing. I find them totally adequate compared to modern artisans. Where they really shine is in scent. Wow, I love the refined scent the Brits put together. I also dig the triple milled soap and load them loooong. As long as Harris resists reformulation it will be in my cave.

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#4
I've always liked their scents, but to me the performance is lacking compared to some of the better stuff that's out nowadays. The longevity of their pucks isn't a factor for me since it takes me forever to get through any soap in a rotation, hard or soft.
#5

Member
Des Moines, IA
Great Thread!

I chose Marlborough for yesterday’s shave. There are current artisan soaps that perform better for me, but the Marlborough scent is timeless in my opinion

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