Benchmade Brought the Blades | SHOT Show 2017

Benchmade Brought the Blades | SHOT Show 2017

2017 SHOT Show | Benchmade Brought the Blades We are kicking off SHOT Show 2017 with a bang! Benchmade is one of the most popular manufacturers in the industry, so we made sure to stop in as early as possible. Benchmade has a great new lineup for SHOT Show 2017. From the expansion of their automatic knife line, […]

SHOT Show 2016: Day One

SHOT Show 2016: Day One

Well folks, here we are, Shot Show 2016!   We are coming to you live from the show floor!  We will be updating our blog with new pictures and info as the convention progresses, so make sure to check back regularly over the next several days!  And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter and […]

The Passing of Warren Osborne

The Passing of Warren Osborne

The knife community was dealt some rather hard-hitting news this week.  Unfortunately, celebrated knife visionary, Warren Osborne passed away Monday morning, due to complications with Bladder and Liver cancer.  He was a great addition to the world of knives, and he will be greatly missed. Warren Osborne was a true knife artisan, creating pieces worthy […]

Our Favorite Knives and Gear from SHOT Show 2015

Our Favorite Knives and Gear from SHOT Show 2015

SHOT Show 2015 had tons of cool new knives and gear this year. So much new stuff that we could never show you all of it on this blog. Instead, we decided to give you an overview of some of our favorite highlights from the 2015 SHOT Show. However, if you want to see everything […]

SHOT Show 2015 (Spyderco and Benchmade)

SHOT Show 2015 (Spyderco and Benchmade)

Yes, my friends—SHOT Show is finally here. (Basically, anyway.) SHOT Show starts in just four days! As always, the fine folks at Blade HQ are staying on top of things and have already started posting the new product for 2015, so I’ve got a sweet SHOT Show preview just for you. We’re just focusing on Spyderco and […]

Most Iconic Knives: Historical and Brand-Specific

Most Iconic Knives: Historical and Brand-Specific

There are knives out there that have such great recognition that they have become iconic due to popularity or historical significance. In this post you’ll find a variety of iconic knives including knives that are iconic of specific brands. It’s honestly kind of hard to know where to draw the line as far as how many knives […]

Blade Show 2014: Awards & New Knives

Blade Show 2014: Awards & New Knives

You might not be aware that Blade Show happened last week. Just kidding. I know you’re aware that Blade Show happened. I’ve compiled a bunch of stuff for this post from 2014 Blade Show. You’ll notice it’s not exhaustive as far as brands or products go, but I did include awesome stuff from Spyderco, Microtech, […]

Father’s Day: Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Dad

Father’s Day: Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Dad

Father’s Day is coming up fast! If you’re a procrastinator like me, then you probably haven’t bought the man a present yet. That’s okay though, because there’s still time to get him something stellar from Blade HQ for Father’s Day! If you need more suggestions than the one to get him something from Blade HQ, don’t worry; we’ve […]

Best (Mostly) Lightweight Knives for Hiking and Backpacking

Best (Mostly) Lightweight Knives for Hiking and Backpacking

The weather is finally warming up here in Utah, and for an outdoorsy-but-cold-hating person like myself, that means things are finally looking up in the world! I’ve already busted out my gear and gone on some hikes, but I’ve got a lot more planned for this summer. Since it’s getting to be that time of […]