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Hello all!So great that I found this forum. I have been a collector of antique chef/kitchen knives (and other styles as well) for some time now. I came across this website/forum while searching trying to ID a knife I picked up a few weeks ago.I…Continue
I am glad that we found iknife. I am Heather and my husband in the picture is John. We inherited a knife collection from my father-in-law Larry Stanford. As we have learned with all collections, there is a story behind the collection.Larry was a…Continue
I saw this done on YouTube and I though it was a great idea. So...What's your...All time Favorite knife :Favorite EDC Knife :Favorite tactical knife :Favorite fixed blade knife :Favorite secondary or small knife :Favorite safe queen or non…Continue
...I wonder what this one would say?Here it is, farm fresh, just as I received it. It immediately was reminiscent of a John Ek knife in that it had the three large screws holding the leather handle to the tang of the blade. There are no marking to…Continue
As I begin the process for our 2016 knife calendars I was wondering what type of interest we have in the this year.We are going with the black background this year, so they will be reminiscent of these …Continue
I just found this knife coming up on auction. Can anybody give me any info about it? It looks pretty old. Anything would be appreciated. It's listed as an Unwin and Rodgers Royal Cutlery with an Ivory handle.Continue
I wanted to share what I do as a community volunteer each year, I produce the Big Sur Jade Festival, a volunteer-run event that features the largest lapidary show dedicated to jade in the country. I am a Director of the non profit, and my specific area is the entertainment venue. I'll attach a pdf of our entertainment flyer, and here is our website: http://www.bigsurjadefestival.org/.
What does this have to do with…Continue
This video from Gough Custom Knives just floored me -- his shop is so clean, & his work so measured... This was 12 minutes of video worth watching, especially for those of us who have aspirations to make beautiful knives ourselves.