F.S.C. Barber with two locations in New York has expanded to California with a 1,200-square-foot shop in San Francisco’s Mission District. Services offered include straight-razor shaves, classic cuts, with an old fashioned ambiance. Haircuts are $40, a beard trim runs $15, and straight-razor shaves cost $40. The barbers use traditional grooming tools such as shaving brushes and military-style hair brushes. Product lines include Hawleywood’s, Malin+Goetz, and Baxter of California.
F.S.C Barber is located on 696 Valencia St., San Francisco, 415-621-9000
Also housed within is the Freemans Sporting Club boutique that carries a line of made-in-America menswear. “Made Local, Buy Local” is the thriving tenant of the company. The store was in the process of opening which was the reason why Ricky, the store manager was reluctant to let us take pictures.