Year of the Micro-blades

  Well It’s late Friday night and the excitement of this year’s BLADE show is still fresh. As always there is so much to see and many people to meet. In the coming days we will be posting all the exciting news and knives from the showroom floor. I just wanted to share something that […]

Ask A Knifemaker: The Truth About Rust

It’s happened to you before. You go into the drawer and pick up a knife you haven’t carried in a while and the moment you open it up… RUST! But how?! This is stainless steel! Well ladies and gentlemen corrosion comes in many forms for us fans of the edged tool. I’ll be discussing today […]

Ask A Knifemaker: The Truth About Damascus steel

Brandon asks: Can you help me understand all of these Damascus steel knives I keep seeing?  They look gorgeous, but are they just for looks?  Would one of these make for a good all-around knife? Well, that’s a complicated question. First, let’s do a little freshening up on what exactly “Damascus steel” is. Damascus, Wootz, and […]