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: Due to the current coronavirus lockdown, we will only be processing orders from 20 April 2020. For more info on the coronavirus in South Africa, please visit:


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 will be open for website orders from the 13th January 2020.

We wish all our customers a peaceful 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!
18 January 2017: Please note that our perfumes are only available within South Africa.