BLADE Show 2017: Day 1 Roundup

My Day 1 Blade Show posts are always a bit scattered, and I am afraid this is going to be no different. As Mike Tyson used to say, “Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face”. Walking onto the BLADE Show floor is kind of like that. It knocks you back on […]

Video: Installments 2-4 of Murray Carter’s YouTube Q&A.

We shared Part 1 of Murray Carter’s YouTube Q&A when it debuted, and now that he has released 3 more editions, I figured they were worth passing along en bloc.  In the first video he answers a question from a high-school class, gives words of encouragement and caution to a potential smith with epilepsy, and engages […]

Murray Carter’s YouTube Q&A: Part 1

One facet of the knife industry that has surprised me is the absolute approach-ability of so many of the biggest names. Murray Carter stands out even among his peers in taking time to answer questions from his customers and fans (and the editor of a certain knife blog who is counted in both of the […]