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How to use your Konro Grill

September 20, 2017

You've just got your new fancy Konro grill, great! You open the box and pull out the instructions, as you open them up, you realize that its all in Japanese. Oh no! But, don't worry we've got you covered. Here a translate of the basic instructions you'll find in all Konro...

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Knifewear’s “World’s Sharpest Pop-up” is Coming to Victoria 2017!

September 07, 2017

Victoria Public Market at the Hudson#6 - 1701 Douglas Street, Victoria September 22 to 2510:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Victoria, we're coming for you! We'll be at the Victoria Public Market at the Hudson from September 21 to 25, open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The pop-up will of course feature new knives...

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Blacksmith Masashi Yamamoto Tours Canada!

August 23, 2017

In July, we had a Japanese blacksmith, Masashi Yamamoto, visiting us from Sanjo city in Niigata Prefecture in Japan. He is one of my favourite blacksmiths because of the high level of his workmanship. His blades are crazy sharp and super pretty, we especially love the way he polishes his...

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Lordy in Japan: Part 2

August 16, 2017

 If you recall, Kevin brought me along to Japan to get ready for the Fall Garage Sale. I happily accepted the challenge and had a blast while there. So far we visited the Takefu Gang, Fujiwara, Masashi, Hinoura (Tsukasa and Matsumi, father and son), the factories of Tadafusa and...

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