Hand Made Luxury Shaving accessories by Rodney Neep

 

GEMINI
SHAVING BRUSH

A unique design shaving brush by Rodney Neep

Various materials, and with a top sleeve in various metals


The Gemini shaving brush is a combination of engineering and art, plus of course, functionality. Each shaving brush is individually hand made.

The Gemini is available in various high quality resin materials and real stone. You may place a special custom order for one of these brushes.
Email me at brushmaker@pensoftheforest.co.uk

Dimensions of the Gemini:

  • Handle height: 60mm total
    (Metal head is 27mm diameter and 24mm tall)  
  • Body diameter at base: 37mm
  • Knot: 25mm (various types) 
  • Knot loft: 50mm (different lofts available on request)

As each shaving brush is individually hand made, dimensions may vary slightly.


The inspiration for the Gemini shaped shaving brushes.


Left: Blue Lapis & Solid Silver sleeve (Extra Dense Silvertip Badger)
Right: Ivory Resin & Buffalo Horn sleeve (Black Badger)

 


Banded Malachite stone & engraved solid silver sleeve - SOLD


Chilean Lapis & engraved solid silver sleeve - SOLD


Just some of the available resin materials


Forest Flame resin (Add 10)

Onyx resin (Add 10)

Blue Lapis resin

Ivory resin

Amber resin

Briar Burl resin

Tortoise resin

Violet Swirl Resin


Pearlised Claret resin (Add 10)


Bronze Pearl resin (Add 10)

Bubble Ice

Jade

Coffee Beans in Cream resin (Add 10)

Horn resin

Malachite Green resin

 



1767- Quartzite & Black Veins
Extra Dense Silvertip
SOLD



#1783 - Malachite Stone & Thistle

A one-off slightly different shape. Nickel silver beaded sleeve with a thistle engraved on each side.
25mm Select Super Silvertip badger

SOLD



 


Three Gemini shaving brushes (Amber Resin, Jasper Pebble Comnglomerate, and Quarz with Gold Veins)  with a nickel silver sleeve and the three different knot types.





Rod Neep shaving brush

#2342 - Gemini Copper Granules & Black

A new resin custom made for me by one of my resin makers. Black resin with a suspension of shiny copper granules in clear resin. There is copper all the way through, but more concentrated towards the base of the handle. Topped by a polished beaded copper sleeve.

  • Handle Height: 74mm
  • Diameter at base: 35mm  
  • Min diameter: 26.5mm
  • Polished copper sleeve: 27mm diameter x 25mm tall
  • Knot: 26mm High Qaility Badger set at 55mm loft.
115
Plus shipping
Note: For USA and UK delivery by DHL please state your contact phone number in the comments section of the Paypal checkout.


Select destination and knot type below


#2111 - Gemini Horn & Bubble Ice

Real buffalo horn and ice clear resin with bubbles. Manchurian 2 Band Badger.

A stunningly unusual handle, with added hand turned spiral grooves.

  • Handle Height: 63mm
  • Diameter at base: 41mm  
  • Diameter of horn: 29mm
  • Knot: 25mm 2 Band Manchurian Badger set at 50mm loft.

Brushes are sent by carrier. UK next day delivery, USA 2-3 days.
(For Europe and Australia select the UK option, and I will use Royal Mail instead)


SOLD

 



 

 

Sleeve Types and Prices

You may place an order for a Gemini brush in any resin or stone material (subject to availability).Email me at brushmaker@pensoftheforest.co.uk

Prices shown below are for standard resins.
Some special resins may be 10 extra
Stone handles are 20 extra


Nickel Silver Plain Sleeve

G-NS-XST 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 120
G-NS-SST 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 110
G-NS-2B 25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 110

. .

Name or Initials Engraved ADD 20

 

 




Copper Beaded Sleeve
G-CU-XST 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 120
G-CU-SST 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 110
G-CU-2B 25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 110




Name or Initials Engraved ADD 20

 


Buffalo Horn Beaded Sleeve


 

 

G-HO-XST 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 130
G-HO-SST 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 120
G-HO-2B 25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 120
G-HO-BB 25mm Black Badger 70

 


Hallmarked Solid Silver Plain Sleeve


 

 

G-SI-XST 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 230
G-SI-SST 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 210
G-SI-2B 25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 208

Name or Initials Engraved ADD 20
To special order only

 


Gold Plated Beaded Sleeve


 

 

G-AU-XST 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 150
G-AU-SST 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 140
G-AU-2B 25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 140




Name or Initials Engraved ADD 20
To special order only









Above: The same brush and the different collar variants. The Gemini can be customised to suit what you would like. And that's even before selecting one of the three types of badger knot!

  • A - English Rose nickel silver sleeve with beading
  • B - English Rose nickel silver sleeve
  • C - Engraved Salmon
  • D - Plain polished nickel silver
  • E - Real Buffalo Horn (beaded)
  • F - Scottish Thistle engraving
  • G - Welsh Dragon engraving
  • H - Pheasant engraving
  • I - Stag engraving
  • J - Initials or name engraved
  • K - Copper (resin coated) beaded sleeve
  • L - Gold plated beaded sleeve

 

Special Nickel Silver Sleeves

To special order only


Rose

Dragon

Thistle

Salmon

Stag

Pheasant



G-NS-Special 25mm Extra Dense Silvertip Badger 130
Engraved Nickel SIlver 25mm Super Silvertip Badger 120

25mm Manchurian Badger (2 Band) 120

You may place an order for a Gemini brush in any resin or stone material (subject to availability). Email me at brushmaker@pensoftheforest.co.uk


Special Stone Materials

In addition to the various standard resins I can make the Gemini Brush in various stones.

ADD 30 to the above prices

Stones (subject to availability) - 

http://www.pensoftheforest.co.uk/stones/ (opens in a new window)


 




#1737 - Gemini - Jasper Pebble Conglomerate Stone

SOLD


 

#1736 - Gemini - Amber Resin


SOLD
But I can make another like this

#1738 - Banded Malachite Stone


SOLD
But another can be made like this





#1735 - Gemini - Quartzite with Gold Veins

This brush is not yet finally assembled, so that you can choose your knot type and metal collar. (Shown here with a plain polished nickel silver sleeve and Manchurian 2 Band Badger knot)

SOLD


 

Buffalo Horn shaving brush

#1713 - Gemini Shaving Brush Ivory Resin with real Buffalo Horn sleeve

Black Badger hair 23.5mm diameter at the base and 48mm loft. Quite a stiff hair with plenty of backbone. Jet black natural buffalo horn.

SOLD

Another can be made like this.


 

 

 

 


You may place an order for a Gemini brush in any resin or stone material (subject to availability).

Email me at brushmaker@pensoftheforest.co.uk



 

 

 

 

 

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