PCwoodcraftandPens

Fine Shaving Gear | Heirloom Wood Designs

California, United States · 1081 Sales

PCwoodcraftandPens

Fine Shaving Gear | Heirloom Wood Designs

California, United States 1081 Sales On Etsy since 2008

5 out of 5 stars
(308)
Pat Camara

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Pat Camara

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(308)
NoneOf YourBusiness

NoneOf YourBusiness on Jul 4, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautifully made. Excellent feel and balance. Liked it so much I ordered another in Black Cherry Burl. Now I have one handle for home, and another for travel. Highly recommend this craftsman.

patrycia witwicki

patrycia witwicki on Jun 12, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I bought this for my husband for his first Father's Day. It is even more beautiful in person than in pictures. I couldn't stand that something so beautiful wasn't being appreciated right away so I gave it to him early! He loves it.

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Updates

Production run of solid wood handle Mach 3 razors handles coupled with chrome plated components. Mach 3's are still the choice of many a shaver. These are real Mach 3 products and not the woodworking-by-numbers kits you see elsewhere on Etsy.
Just finished a batch of travel shaving brushes on my trusty old Jet lathe. For travel these little brushes really come in handy. This is one of 4 Jet lathes I own (3 small ones and 1 big one). I make hundreds of shaving brushes on this lathe each year.
Custom order Black Walnut dinning table (85"x38").
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About

Brush Making

I’m an amateur woodworker who specializes in wet shaving products and other functional art including furniture. I like my shaving gear to be of the same quality and character as my fine furniture so the majority of products are made from real, solid wood that has been acquired both domestically and around the world over the past four decades. I attended college to become a high school woodshop teacher but ended up in totally different profession. Learning is a lifelong experience and woodworking is no different so I continue my training by taking classes from well-known woodworkers.

I started making shaving brushes and razors in 2003 well before the current renaissance in Wet Shaving so sourcing shaving materials was quite difficult as these products were not part of the mainstream shaving culture. Wet shaving has had a rebirth with young adults and women. It's less expensive and the tools (i.e., brushes and razors) will last years if properly maintained. Shaving is never fun but it's certainly more enjoyable with the right handmade equipment.

My brush designs are esthetically pleasing to the eyes yet functional. Everything in my Etsy store was made by me, and only me, in my San Juan Bautista shop. I carry a diverse selection of shaving hair products ranging from Premium Silvertip Badger to Synthetic hair knots. I don’t name my different styles of brush handles because they’re a tool and not a pet.

I've been in the Wet Shaving business for over a decade and will be here tomorrow and in the future, so you can buy with confidence knowing I'm established. Each and every purchase is very much appreciated particularly in this uncertain economy.

Please check my "Shop Updates" for the latest happenings at PC Woodcraft.

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  • Pat Camara

    Owner, Woodworker

    My woodworking career started as a self-taught kid with a Craftsman lathe. I received a comprehensive formal education in woodworking as I pursued my Industrial Arts degree at Cal Poly SLO. I've been selling at shows and on-line since 1998.

  • Dafney & Sophie

    Guard The Wood

    The dogs keep me company in the shop and enjoy nesting in piles of sawdust.

Shop policies

Last updated on March 31, 2016
Hello: Thanks for taking to time to visit my site. I stock the largest handmade collection of shaving products on the Internet. Everything in my store is made by me here in the USA. While beautiful, my products are meant to be used and are designed to outlast any similar products. This is a profession for me and not just a hobby. I gaurantee you will be pleased with your purchase and if you're not, simply returned the unused item back to me for a full refund.

Pat Camara

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Payment is due at the time of purchase. PayPal is the preferred method of payment.
Shipping
In most cases your order will be shipped the next business day following payment. I generally ship with USPS with either Signature Confirmation or Delivery Confirmation. Shipping times are normally 3-10 days depending on the type of service used. If you have a questions about shipping, please don't hesitate to contact me before making your purchase. Any shipping overage due to multiple items being purchased will be refunded when I print the shipping label. I don't try and make money on shipping.

International delivery times are normally less than 30 days but are sometime longer. The buyer is responsible for all VAT and/or Customs fees. These fees are not part of your shipping cost paid through Etsy.

Furniture Exception: I do not ship (under any circumstances) items listed in the "Furniture" category. Furniture is delivered free within 100 miles of my house or you can get a $50 credit for picking the furniture up at my house. I am required to list a shipping fee on Etsy. On a furniture purchase, this shipping fee will be refunded. If you have any questions about my furniture shipping policy, please ask me before making the purchase.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you get your item and don't like what you see, no problem. If the item has not been used, it may be returned within 14 days of delivery provided you first advise me of the return. Used shaving products cannot be returned or reused for health and hygiene reasons. You will be responsible for the return shipping cost. Once I get the item back, you will be refunded the purchase price.
Additional policies and FAQs
I don't do sales on any regular basis; however, if I have an official store sale and you purchased the same item at the regular price then I will refund you the difference between the price you paid and the sale price if the purchase was made within 7 calendar days of the sale starting. Items on sale will be clearly marked as such. It is the buyer's responsibility to request a sale refund.

In this continuing uncertain economy, your business is very much appreciated. Thanks!