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Knife Collecting

Knife collecting is an extremely rewarding experience for knife enthusiasts. There truly is a knife for everyone. Many increase or hold their value throughout the years, making collecting knives something to pass on to the next generation of knife collectors.

George Herron South Carolina knifemaker

Greatest Custom Knifemakers Of All-Time: George Herron

Without a doubt, BLADE Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame® member George Herron was one of the best custom knifemakers to ever pursue the art.
Definition of a gent's knife

What Is a Gent’s Knife? Four Examples

Gent’s knives are meant for carry to social functions, church—thus the name “Sunday-go-to-meeting knives”—or any time. Here are four excellent examples.
Pistol grip knife handles

Trend Watch: 3 Knives with Pistol Grips

Pistol grips on knives? This design is not only popular, it is functional. Here is a review of three knives with pistol grips.
SHOT Show knives 2019

New Knives from SHOT Show 2019

What new knives debuted at SHOT Show 2019? Melissa Miller and BLADE have the new knives that caught eyes at one of the knife industry's biggest events.
knives short blades

Popular Knives with Blades Less Than 2 Inches

Whether it's because of knife restrictions, portability or preference, these little blades aren't too cute to cut.
Knives used by chefs

What Knives Do Professional Chefs Use?

The knives that professional chefs use must be of high quality, which is why many choose custom knifemakers to make their blades.
New Hogue Knives 2019

Preview: New 2019 Knives & Knife Sharpeners

Take a sneak peek at new 2019 knives with this round up of photos and specs. See 17 new knives and knife sharpeners, from Bear OPS to Zero Tolerance.

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