BIGGER BOTTLED BEARD OILS

To celebrate the launch of our new BIGGER BOTTLED BEARD OILS we thought we would have a competition.

To be in with a chance of winning one of our regular bottles of your choice, all you have to do is send us your BIG BEARDED SELFIES , we will share them on our facebook page.
The picture with the most likes at the end of the month will be the winner.

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January competition winner

A huge thanks to everyone that sent in such Audacious photos. We have counted the likes and identified the winner. I guess it’s in the bag when you have a Royal Navy ship in the shot. Allison Fraser we will get The Buccaneer in the post asap.

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Watch out for our Valentines competition coming shortly where we will be giving away one of our fantastic gift sets.

The “magnificent” beard of socialist thinker Friedrich Engels has inspired a climbing wall sculpture in Salford:

Friedrich Engels’ beard inspires climbing sculpture in Salford

Friedrich Engels and an artist's impression of the beard sculptureEngine said the work depicted Engels’ “signature magnificent beard as a symbol of wisdom and learning”

The “magnificent” beard of socialist thinker Friedrich Engels has inspired a climbing wall sculpture in Salford.

The 16ft (5m) beard statue – a “symbol of wisdom and learning” – will stand on the University of Salford’s campus.

Arts company Engine, who are behind the piece, said the idea came from a 1980s plan to relocate an Eastern Bloc statue of the thinker to Manchester.

Engels, who wrote The Communist Manifesto with Karl Marx, lived in the area from the 1840s onwards.

The sculpture will depict the nose and whiskers of the father of Marxist theory and be situated on the university’s Peel Park campus in 2016,

It features a climbing wall at the front, stairs to the rear and a viewing platform at the top, from which climbers can admire the view across Salford.

‘Audacious’ plan

Engine’s Jai Redman said the work used Engels’ “signature magnificent beard as a symbol of wisdom and learning”, while the climbing aspect came from a desire to make it an “interactive piece”.

“We’re aren’t interested in making ‘a hero on horseback’, [which is] something Engels would have been horrified by.

“Engels’ Beard is a metaphor for how it is an effort and a struggle to pull ourselves out of ignorance [and] a direct representation of how all philosophers ‘stand on the shoulders of giants’.”

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Marx and Engels in Manchester

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
  • Born in Prussia in 1820, Friedrich Engels arrived in England in 1842 to take up a role at the business his family co-owned in Salford, the Ermen & Engels cotton mill
  • He lived with an Irish woman, Mary Burns, who showed him the state of working class life in the area, leading him to write The Condition of the Working-Class in England in 1844
  • He stayed in Manchester on and off for the next 30 years, where he was a neighbour of author Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Karl Marx came to Manchester several times to visit Engels. The pair often met in Chetham’s Library, where Marx also wrote part of his work Das Kapital

Source http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-30375063

Christmas beards …

‘Forget about the Christmas tree! BEARD baubles are the new must-have hipster accessory.’

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2868265/Forget-Christmas-tree-BEARD-baubles-new-hipster-accessory-December-selling-out.html

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Beard baubles are new must-have accessory for hipsters this Christmas
A London advertising agency invented beard baubles as a decoration for their company Christmas card. The facial accessories are now a global hit, with customers in the US and Australia.

 

Here are two of our own favourite christmas beards ….

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there is still time to send us a picture of your christmas beard with an Audacious product to win our Audacious Beard Gift Set for Christmas …

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Thank you ….

Massive thanks to all The Audacious Beard Co customers who have been sending in fantastic photos and feedback/ reviews. Keep them coming as we have 3 competitions running this month. = 
1, the wordsmithery =
share your artful skill of word usage with feedback worthy of quoting – here’s a fine example= 
“My goatee accepts this manly offering of truly epic chin-brush lubricant!”

Thanks for your nice feedback Daniel. This is just the sort of wordsmithery which might win an Audacious freebie !
2. the awesomeness of your facial hair with one of our products selfie = 
“this has a truly great smell, my favourite at the moment and making the beard well manageable .very nice.”A magnificent beard and moustache Karl…huge thanks for sharing
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= yep! awesomely meticulous moustache and Audacious beard …. in with a chance of winning a freebie or more if ihe wins our special one off November competition =
3, THE AUDACIOUS BEARD = the most Audacious beard photo will win the package of assembled goodies pictured below = so go to it fine fellows and …
‘Feed the Beard – Fear the Beard !’
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Much excitement was caused by this little fellow at Audacious Head Quarters …our new ink stamper has just arrived with ‘The Audacious Beard Co’ logo to emblazon your parcels of beard products – and packages for competition winners …

Movember….

donate or sign up here =

http://uk.movember.com/

All you need to know about Movember 2014 | Tamworth Herald

 or here =

http://uk.movember.com/team/1544385

Movember United Kingdom - Team

oh the wordsmithery ... However slow your Mo may grow, know you're not the only Mo Bro to know this woe.  https://www.facebook.com/MovemberUK and now for some Movember wordsmithery .… ”However slow your Mo may grow, know you’re not the only Mo Bro to know this woe.”

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Now after all that …go treat your mo for all its hard work this Movember…

Moustache wax

All natural and handmade, our moustache wax is hydrating, strengthening, nourishing and perfect for maintaining meticulous moustaches of every length and nature. Suitable for discerning chaps or cheeky cads with jaunty curls or villainous twists – it can even tame the more wild and roguish of whiskers.

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