Introducing the handcrafted Rossi Leather Strop for the traditional wet shaver. The Rossi Strop is 100% handcrafted with no use of dies or machines. The edges are all finished and minimal hardware is used where possible. All stitching is done by hand using old world techniques. There is no one designing leather strops like Mark Rossi, the artisan behind the Rossi Strop. The Rossi Strop is the ultimate accessory for your straight razor!
In order to maintain your straight razors extremely keen edge, straight razors should be stropped before each use. This re-aligns the incredibly thin 'fin' at the edge of the blade that gives the straight razor its extreme sharpness. This gives you a straight razor edge and gives you a fantastic, refreshed edge for each shave!
This Rossi Strop is handcrafted using thick English Bridle leather sourced by a reputable Amercian Tannery with a rich tradition of creating some of the best english bridle leather in the world. English bridle is sought after because of its ability to refresh a superb cutting edge. On the other side, Mark Rossi (the artisan) adheres red suede split leather which during testing works like unlike anything ever seen. One of our testers told us "It's like stropping on luxury."
The Rossi leather hanging strop is meant to be used by attaching it to a wall, table, or other fixture, and held with one hand. The strop should be held so that the strop is a little less than chest-height; a perfect location that allows you to comfortably strop your razor. The Rossi leather strop can be pulled taut by the standard handle in four different ways as shown in the images. The paracord handle is an extra custom option available.
The Classic Rossi leather Strop is as shown in the main image.
The Rebel Rossi Leather Strop includes a quality concho (available conchos vary so reach out to Due North to acquire a concho inventory list to choose from. This version of the strop will maintain the same handle as found on the classic version.
The Badass Rossi Leather Strop includes a quality concho (available conchos vary so reach out to Due North to acquire a concho inventory list to choose from. This version of the strop includes the beautiful and signature paracord handle.
The Rossi Leather Strop is the ultimate luxury addition to your den. Keep your razors edge keen and sharp and do it in Rossi Style!
Please Note, the red leather on the Rossi Strop can vary from time to time.
No two strops are alike due to the handcrafted nature of the product, making it a truly one-of-a-kind piece.
All Rossi Leather Strops are made to order. Strops are not kept in stock.