The Field Notes

TSA Travel Tips for your Shaving Gear

TSA Travel Tips for your Shaving Gear

Here's our all-inclusive guide on how to travel with your Supply gear and where to pack it.

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All the Things They Didn't Air on Shark Tank

All the Things They Didn't Air on Shark Tank

Here it is. The ultimate reveal on everything that went down behind the scenes with our Shark Tank episode. Here's everything they didn't show on TV.  

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Our Journey to Shark Tank - Part 2

Our Journey to Shark Tank - Part 2

How do you get ready for your time in the Shark Tank? Lots and lots of preparation.

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Our Journey to Shark Tank - Part 1

Our Journey to Shark Tank - Part 1

It may have taken us three years, but we finally met the sharks. Here's part one of our journey into the Shark Tank.

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Watch the Sharks fight over a deal with Supply

Watch the Sharks fight over a deal with Supply

Robert and Kevin duked it out for a chance to make a $300K investment in Supply. Watch what happens!

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Our Shark Tank Experience

Our Shark Tank Experience

Our experience in the tank was three years in the making. On Sunday, November 3rd we took a swim with the sharks, and it was a once in a lifetime experience.

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We're going to be on ABC's Shark Tank!

We're going to be on ABC's Shark Tank!

We can FINALLY share the biggest secret we've ever had to keep. We're going to be on ABC's Shark Tank next Sunday, November 3rd at 8 PM CST.

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Never Pay for Blades Again.

Never Pay for Blades Again.

My dream since day one has always been to offer my own blades. That day has finally coming. I’m pleased to present the brand new Supply Injector Blades.

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The Single Edge ALLOY - Available for Preorder Nov. 1st

The Single Edge ALLOY - Available for Preorder Nov. 1st

If you read our blog last week, you know that a few changes are coming to our product line. Let’s talk about the changes coming for our Single Edge on November 1st.

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Prices are going up. Here's why.

Prices are going up. Here's why.

We've invested a ton of our heart, soul, and life savings in building the best products on the market, and we've frankly never charged enough for them.Today, I'm announcing significant changes coming to our pricing and...

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The Most Common Mistakes Made When Switching from a Cartridge Razor

The Most Common Mistakes Made When Switching from a Cartridge Razor

The first shave with a Single Edge or safety razor may seem intimidating since the idea of one blade seems foreign as opposed to four or five. We've compiled a list of all the mistakes not to make when getting started on your...

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No Pink Tax Here - The Best Shave for Men and Women

No Pink Tax Here - The Best Shave for Men and Women

It's true. It's time to change your status to single. Big razor has spouted off billions of marketing over the past decades telling you more blades will equal a closer shave. In actuality, a single...

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Our Guide to Eco-Friendly Shaving

Our Guide to Eco-Friendly Shaving

The Environmental Protection Agency once estimated that 2 billion plastic razors and refill blades get tossed out in the U.S. each year. 2 billion...in 1990. Since calculating this heart breaking reality, the EPA has not tracked the impact of disposable...

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What's an Injector Blade?

What's an Injector Blade?

Your razor is only half of what gets you that incredibly close shave. The other half? Your trusty razor blade. You can have a beautiful tool, but if the blade doesn't perform to your satisfaction, it's...

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Travel with Organization and Style

Travel with Organization and Style

We saw a problem with the toiletry bags on the market. None of them organized our gear and protected them during any travels, so we created the Everyday Dopp. It's designed to accompany you on every adventure...

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With, Against or Across the Grain?

With, Against or Across the Grain?

Every man is unique and so is his beard, which means his shaving method will vary from every other man. The three shaving methods, common to veteran wetshavers, while similar at the core will provide different...

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A Guide to Shaving with Acne

A Guide to Shaving with Acne

With the focus on avoiding cuts or exacerbating breakouts, you may not realize you're increasing the likeliness of damaging your skin. It's important when shaving with acne or breakouts to remember three important tips: preparation, products and technique.

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Real Men: Grant Daniels

Real Men: Grant Daniels

Grant Daniels has been a friend and customer with Supply for a while now. He plays a huge role in our business as the eye behind the lens of all of our lifestyle photography. Long before we met, Grant was building a...

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Prepping Your Skin for Summer

Prepping Your Skin for Summer

The longest days of the year are here, and the scorching sun has already made it's presence known this summer. As temps keep rising, it's important to know that the summer climate affects your skin in more ways than...

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Father's Day Gift Guide 2019

Father's Day Gift Guide 2019

Let’s face it, gift giving is no easy task. Finding the right item for pops can seem like an undercover mission. We're here to offer our best selections: for every dad out there.

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The Ingredient We Can't Get Enough Of

The Ingredient We Can't Get Enough Of

Witch hazel is aloe vera's lesser known sibling, and it contains plenty of naturally occurring benefits - from homeopathic remedies to industrial production. Of course, we also believe it should be a part of your grooming routine. 

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Supply HQ Grand Opening Recap

Supply HQ Grand Opening Recap

We did it. We officially opened up our Supply HQ and threw a party to celebrate. We loved seeing everyone local who showed up to see our showroom and office. In case  you missed it,...

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Creating a Solid Post-Shave Routine

Creating a Solid Post-Shave Routine

An epic shave deserves an epic ending. Once you finish your final pass, you might think your shave is complete, but you would be missing out on the rewarding benefits of a solid post-shave routine. Skip...

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The History of Shaving

The History of Shaving

Since the beginning of humanity, shaving has always been a major part of a man’s life. No matter the technological advances made, the fundamentals behind how people shave over the years are actually quite similar. The difference? A significant improvement in...

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Wetshaving Terms Decoded

Wetshaving Terms Decoded

WTG? ATG? Not expletives - just shaving lingo. Abbreviations don't just exist inside the corporate world. We're here to simplify the shaving jargon, so next time you hear about someone's BBS shave, you'll know that's...

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The Only Way to Travel with your Single Edge

The Only Way to Travel with your Single Edge

You're packing for a trip and want to take your Single Edge along for the journey, but you’re afraid to pack it in your toiletry bag with all of your other gear. Don't worry - we got your back....

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How to Create an Epic Pre-Shave Routine

How to Create an Epic Pre-Shave Routine

Would you believe me if I told you the best shave of your life depends equally on the steps you take before you even touch a razor? Believe it. Proper preparation is vital to getting a great shave.

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Single Edge vs. Electric Razors

Single Edge vs. Electric Razors

Before discovering the Single Edge, our founder used to use electric razors daily to get his shave. Then, once he discovered a vintage Schick single blade razor, the days of the electric razor were no more. So...

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Ingredients Matter: Aloe Vera

Ingredients Matter: Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is one of the most diverse and beneficial plants that nature has blessed us with. We're most familiar with it's gel form, but believe it or not, Aloe Vera comes in multiple forms that can replace many harsh, chemical-loaded products...

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Real Men: Abraham Alexander

Real Men: Abraham Alexander

Abraham Alexander has been a friend and customer with Supply for a while now. You may recognize him from our website since he so graciously modeled for us in our last photoshoot. We're lucky to have caught up with...

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Fact or Myth: Pressure affects your shave.

Fact or Myth: Pressure affects your shave.

Using pressure during shaving is a relatively new (& terrible) habit brought on mainly by the multi-blade, cartridge razor era. Find out why you may be experiencing irritation. 

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Marble Shave Bowl - The Perfect Shave Upgrade

Marble Shave Bowl - The Perfect Shave Upgrade

You might associate building a lather with a brush and bowl with something your grandfather did. Believe it or not - your old man knew a thing or two. A shave bowl can make a huge difference...

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The Humble History of the Injector Razor

The Humble History of the Injector Razor

How did I come up with the Single Edge? Although I’d like to take all the credit, I had a lot of help along the way - and most of it came from a United States Infantry soldier...

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Just How Durable is the Single Edge?

Just How Durable is the Single Edge?

I know, many companies make bold claims like this all the time until it loses it's meaning and believability. Today, we have a short customer story that offers some proof in the midst of a terrible...

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Single Edge vs. Multi-Blade Razors

Single Edge vs. Multi-Blade Razors

One of our main aims is to convince guys to wake up from the myth and marketing of the last 20 years that more blades are better for your shave. The perfect shave is closer than...

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A Note from the Founders

A Note from the Founders

Last week, Jennifer and I took our first “real" vacation away from work in over three years. The curse of the entrepreneur is that you never really stop thinking about work. So instead of working, we spent...

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2018: It's been real

2018: It's been real

2018, you outdid yourselves, and we loved watching our Supply community grow month after month. 

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How to Protect your Face this Winter

How to Protect your Face this Winter

Winter should bring a change not only to your wardrobe, but also your skin routine. We're here to help discuss these changes and how to reduce and prevent dry skin.

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Can I use the Single Edge to shave my head?

Can I use the Single Edge to shave my head?

It’s true. The Single Edge was designed with exact specifications for a close, comfortable face shave. However, it’s precision shave doesn't stop there. Head shavers can also get an excellent shave using the Single Edge....

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Tips for Trimming Your Beard this Winter

Tips for Trimming Your Beard this Winter

The temps are dropping, and winter is finally making her presence known. You may be considering swapping out your fresh face for the warmth of a beard. Before you do, it's good to be reminded of beard basics. So, let’s...

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Win Best Gift this Christmas

Win Best Gift this Christmas

Beware, these gifts are so good you may be promoted to favorite child status upon gifting. You've been warned. 

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A Note from the Founders

A Note from the Founders

A virtual thank you note to our amazing Supply community. You all make this part of the internet an incredible place to be.

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6 Mo Styles to Rock this Movember

6 Mo Styles to Rock this Movember

It's the official first day of Movember. As you prepare to grow that lovely stache, it's always best to have an end goal in mind. We're here to help.

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How to Score Free Gear this Movember

How to Score Free Gear this Movember

It's Movember, and we're in the business of mo-tivating donations for men's health research this month. Ridiculous puns aside, the health issues facing men today are serious and worth bringing as much attention to as possible. That's...

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Grow a Mo. Save a Bro this Movember.

Grow a Mo. Save a Bro this Movember.

The time has come to grow out your stache for a good cause. Why?Movember is a movement that uses your facial hair to bring attention to serious health issues that men encounter both physically and mentally. Most importantly...

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Head Shaving 101

Head Shaving 101

Yes. We're finally talking all things head shaving. Sure, the Single Edge was designed for an incredibly close and comfortable face shave, but does it work on heads? The short answer: yes, but with the right technique!

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The Single Edge vs. Double Edge Razor

The Single Edge vs. Double Edge Razor

While the DE razor is an excellent tool for wetshaving, once the technique is mastered, there are many advantages for using the Single Edge razor instead. See why so many of our customers are making the switch....

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Can Women Shave with the Single Edge?

Can Women Shave with the Single Edge?

In the past few months, I have noticed a major spike in women customers interested in using the Single Edge and wetshaving in general. Women are starting to realize that we overpay for a mediocre...

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The Everyday Dopp in Progress

The Everyday Dopp in Progress

We've been working on bringing the Everyday Dopp to life for over a year, and we're excited that it's almost here. Read on for more behind the scenes about the creation of our biggest leather...

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The Single Edge Origin Story

The Single Edge Origin Story

"Where did you come up with this idea?" "Why design a razor?" We get asked these questions ALL the time. In the past we've shared why a single blade is better, but we've never given the back story to where it...

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How to Map Your Beard Grain

How to Map Your Beard Grain

When you first decide to start shaving with a single blade, it can be incredibly intimidating. Where do I start? One of the best places to start is by mapping the growth of your beard. Think...

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Father's Day Gift Guide

Father's Day Gift Guide

It's June, and it's time to start thinking about your good ole dad. He taught you to drive, chivalry isn't dead, and that sometimes meaningless tasks build character. We're here to help you select the perfect...

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Introducing The Everyday Dopp

Introducing The Everyday Dopp

We set out to design the world's best dopp kit - and ended up designing the world's best everyday carry case in the process.

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The Supply Story

The Supply Story

It was three days into a west coast road trip - somewhere between Monterey and Santa Cruz - that Jennifer and I decided to take the leap.

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Single Edge Travel Cases in Stock Now

Single Edge Travel Cases in Stock Now

We have some news today that's a year-and-a-half in the making: brand new leather travel cases are in stock and ready to ship.

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Our Early Christmas Card to You

Our Early Christmas Card to You

Dear Supply Family, We write you today with tremendous joy and thanksgiving. A week ago today, our company grew from 2 to 3. 

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Back to Our Regularly Scheduled Programming

Back to Our Regularly Scheduled Programming

We've been absent from our Field Notes for a long time, BUT with good reason. We're back to fill you in on what we've been up to and even more fun, what’s to come.

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Tips and Tricks for Getting Your Best Shave with The Single Edge

Tips and Tricks for Getting Your Best Shave with The Single Edge

It's true. The Single Edge is the easiest way to begin shaving with a safety razor. However, as with any precision tool, there are important guidelines you will want to keep in mind when using...

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Shipping Orders & Taking Names

Shipping Orders & Taking Names

Our most recent Kickstarter campaign has completely blown us away - we're still pinching ourselves that we raised a quarter of a million dollars. And this week, we’re shipping our first batch of Single Edge 2.0 razors and...

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What's In a Scent: Sierra Ridge

What's In a Scent: Sierra Ridge

Need a virtual break? Us too. Today we're taking you to the beautiful wilderness of Yosemite National Park and showing you why it inspired the naming of our best-selling Sierra Ridge shave products.

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Out of Office Promo + New Adventures

Out of Office Promo + New Adventures

The month of July is sure to be a full (& exciting) month here at Supply HQ, and we're here to fill you in on all of the happenings. Sneak peak: first articles of our...

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The End of Our Kickstarter Campaign: What's Next?

The End of Our Kickstarter Campaign: What's Next?

What a ride. We recently launched our  Single Edge 2.0 Kickstarter Campaign  and have raised over $200,000 to date with just 3 days to go! So, what's next? We're in the sharing mood. Read on...

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Meet Our Stockists

Meet Our Stockists

Well, folks. It's official. We are out of our current stock of Single Edge razors. While we await our next shipment, we wanted to share some of our wholesale partners domestically and around the globe.

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What's In  A Scent: Arenella Coast

What's In A Scent: Arenella Coast

You know that dreamy beach smell? No, not the fishy kind. We're talking about the smell of sea breeze and suntans. Now, take that scent and mix in some Italian cedar, Mediterranean breezes, and a...

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We're 600% Funded (And still going!)

We're 600% Funded (And still going!)

We did it! Our new Kickstarter campaign was were funded in less than three hours, and we're up to 600% funding just a week in. 🙌 🙌

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From Zero to Kickstarter in Twelve Days

From Zero to Kickstarter in Twelve Days

I'll be honest. I'm not sure we can pull it off. But we're going for it anyways. We're going to try to put together an entire Kickstarter campaign in 12 days. 

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What's in a Scent: Lost Provence

What's in a Scent: Lost Provence

A question we get often is, "Which of your scents do you recommend?" Of course, the answer is all of them, but that's not very helpful, is it? So let's take a look.

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Introducing the Supply Shave Bowl

Introducing the Supply Shave Bowl

Handcrafted out of solid white marble, and rough finished to build the perfect lather. You didn't think it would be a regular old boring shave bowl, did you?

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New Products, New Packaging, New Prices

New Products, New Packaging, New Prices

You already know that we create the finest grooming gear on the planet (humble brag). But now, we’re taking them to a whole new level - and we're giving you first access, plus special early-bird...

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Prototyping, Part Two: This time, with Leather

Prototyping, Part Two: This time, with Leather

We’re back again this week with more prototypes. But this time, we’re working in leather. The super-sexy, full-grain, new-car-smell kind of leather. And the results are pretty killer.

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My First Kickstarter was a Personal Nightmare - and I’ll Definitely Do It Again

My First Kickstarter was a Personal Nightmare - and I’ll Definitely Do It Again

On the surface, my first Kickstarter project was a complete success. Behind the scenes, though, a completely different story was unfolding.

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How We Prototype New Kickstarter Products

How We Prototype New Kickstarter Products

This week, we're doing a little something different for The Field Notes. We have some new prototypes in house, and I'm taking you behind the scenes of our design and prototyping process. 

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Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Valentine's Day Gift Guide

This week we're taking a break from our entrepreneurial highs to give you a thoughtfully crafted list of gift ideas for you and yours this Valentines. Share the love.

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Small Fish in a Big Shark Tank

Small Fish in a Big Shark Tank

Last week, I auditioned for Shark Tank! It was a lot of fun - and a great learning experience for pitching my business in general.

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I Used to Sell Fighter Jets. Now, I Sell Razors.

I Used to Sell Fighter Jets. Now, I Sell Razors.

Leaving a cushy corporate job can be terrifying. Especially when you're stepping out into the unknown. But what you're stepping into can be worth all the sacrifice.

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The Field Notes Issue #1 :  I Quit

The Field Notes Issue #1 : I Quit

No, it's not clickbait. I'm really quitting. But before you go stocking up on your favorite razor blades and shave soap, I need to back up and tell you more of the story.

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Counting Down the Best of 2016

Counting Down the Best of 2016

We're hitting pause today and taking a moment to reflect on what an incredible year 2016 was here at Supply. As we look forward to all we have in store next year, we thought we...

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The Best (& Only) Way to Build a Fire

The Best (& Only) Way to Build a Fire

Whether you grew up as an Eagle Scout or the idea of "glamping" is your idea of being outside, there comes a point in life where you may need to build a fire. We're here to help....

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What Gillette Got Wrong

What Gillette Got Wrong

We know. The last thing the world needs is another razor brand weighing in on the debate. But we just can't help ourselves.

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So Close We Can Taste It

So Close We Can Taste It

Those of you that have been following our story know that we've had a long road to get to full rate production of the Single Edge razor. And it's almost ending.

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Founder's Edit: 5 Fall Essentials

Founder's Edit: 5 Fall Essentials

It's official. Fall is here. Dive deeper into the 5 fall essentials we just can't get enough of right now.

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5 Tips to Prevent Ingrown Hairs for Good

5 Tips to Prevent Ingrown Hairs for Good

Razor burn. Razor bumps. Ingrown hairs. With a little practice and a bit of attention to detail, you can be rid of them once and for all.

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The Backpacking Destinations No Man Should Miss

The Backpacking Destinations No Man Should Miss

Backpacking alone (or with friends) can blow the mind’s doors open and change who you are forever. And never traveling long term can leave your mind constantly wondering…

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Weekend Essential: Pineapple Orange Rum Punch

Weekend Essential: Pineapple Orange Rum Punch

Inspired by a recent vacation to the Bahamas, this Pineapple Orange Rum Punch will have you on island time regardless of your location.

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Tips and Tricks for Shaving with The Single Edge Razor

Tips and Tricks for Shaving with The Single Edge Razor

There are some important guidelines you will want to keep in mind when using the Single Edge. Let's take them in order.

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Learn More about the Single Edge

Learn More about the Single Edge

Missed our Kickstarter? Find out all the details here!

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Single Blade. Better Shave.

Single Blade. Better Shave.

Learn about why a Single Blade is better for your face - and for your wallet.

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How to Use the Single Edge

How to Use the Single Edge

Curious about how to use the Single Edge? It's simple. We'll take you through the basics.

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