Knifewear News

Armitage in Japan: Part 2 Takefu Knife Village

August 25, 2016

Kris Armitage, the Manager of our Edmonton shop, got to tag-along with Kevin on a pre-Garage Sale trip to Japan. The fellas visited several of our favourite blacksmiths, ate a tonne of food, drank all of the sake in several cities and sang some karaoke with Takamura-san. If you missed...

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Moritaka Hamono in Vancouver and Calgary

August 18, 2016

After a short rest after showing the blacksmiths of Masakage the sights of Western Canada, we have another world class blacksmith visiting. Tsunehiro-san, blacksmith at the 750-year-old Moritaka Hamono will be at Knifewears Vancouver and Calgary to engrave knives. So pull the Moritaka you have on your knife magnet down and...

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Knifewear in the News.

August 11, 2016

With the Masakage blacksmiths visiting, the Vancouver store opening and the Omatsuri festival in Calgary, there's been plenty to get us excited at Knifewear. We're glad that Vancouver Magazine and Swerve Magazine are also feeling the excitement.    Vancouver Magazine's article “5 Things You Should Know Before Spending $500 on a...

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Permanent Vancouver Location: 4215 Main Street open August 10.

August 05, 2016

To celebrate Knifewear Vancouver’s Grand Opening at 4215 Main Street they are bringing some of their most popular blacksmiths for demonstrations and a party. The photo above is of Yu Kurosaki creating what looks like a nakiri. He'll be one of our esteemed visitors.    August 10: Grand Opening with Masakage...

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