The Old'e English Shaving Shop

The Old’e English Shaving Shop offers quality handmade shaving brushes, shaving lotions and after shave perfumes to discerning gentlemen over the world. Our products are manufactured to exacting standards set by our forbearers in our warehouse in the bustling commercial centre of Maitland in Cape Town, South Africa.

Proudly voted the best barber and shaving shop in the whole of Africa since it's inception.

Please note: 

The final date for 2020 website orders will the 18th December 2020.

Please place any website orders by this date.

Website orders will reopen on the 5th January 2021.

Our shop in the V&A Waterfront will be trading throughout the season.

Please visit us at our store, Mr Cobbs The Barber, Shop 278, V&A Waterfront. The store will be trading throughout the festive season.

Any other queries please do not hesitate to contact  Vandah on 0837344476 or


We wish you all a joyous and restful festive season!


Please watch this you tube video showing the correct way to sharpen a cut throat razor, by an 83 year old master barber doing this since he was 12!