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Knife-Of-The-Year® Awards

The BLADE Magazine Knife-Of-The-Year® Awards are barometers of the most successful companies in the knife industry, and as such are production cutlery’s benchmark honors. Qualified BLADE Show exhibitors display their entries at their booths and in the center display area of the show hall. The winners are voted on by their fellow exhibiting peers, and the winners are announced at the BLADE Magazine Awards Banquet (tickets required) the Saturday night of the show.

BLADE Show Names Top Knives

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The BLADE Magazine 2013 Overall Knife Of The Year® was the Zero Tolerance 0888. (Point Seven photo)

World’s Most Important Knife Awards

The world's most important knife awards—the BLADE Magazine 2013 Knife-Of-The-Year® Awards—will be named next week at the BLADE Show & Living Ready Expo (www.bladeshow.com). Set for May 31-June 2 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in...

NEW BLADE Show Site Easy To Use/Navigate

The brand-new BLADE Show website makes learning about the show, buying tickets, seeing exhibitor and sponsor lists and getting updates on the seminars schedule easier than ever!

Deibert’s Award-Winning Mid-Bowie

ABS journeyman smith Michael Deibert took home the George Peck Award for the best knife made by a journeyman smith applicant at this year's BLADE Show. “I forged this knife after a long look at...

Blade Magazine 2012 Most Innovative American Design

The AUTONOMY, by SPYDERCO •Designer: Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame© member Sal Glesser •Pattern: Automatic folder •Blade steel: H-1 •Blade length: 3.65” •Blade pattern: Sheepfoot/rescue •Blade grind: Hollow •Blade finish: Satin (and a future DLC-coated version) •Edge configuration: SpyderEdge •Handle material: G10 •Closed length: 4.92” •Operating/locking...

Blade Magazine 2012 Imported Knife Of The Year®

Designed by Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame© member Ken Onion for Columbia River Knife & Tool, the Foresight is the Blade Magazine 2012 Imported Knife Of The Year®. A recurve edge, a magnificently contoured handle...

BLADE MAGAZINE 2012 AMERICAN-MADE KNIFE OF THE YEAR®

The late great purveyor J.W. Denton said the best-looking knives were shaped like sports cars, and the Microtech Socom Delta—the Blade Magazine 2012 American-Made Knife Of The Year®—is one J.W. would have loved to...