21 Apr 19
Ocracoke Observer

To catch up on Ocracoke news and much more, click here Ocracoke may be known for its decoy carvers, but some may be surprised to know about a little shop that sells hand-lathed pens and custom-made knives from France. In the Knife and Pen Shop at 290 Sunset Dr., seekers of the unusual will find pens, […]

17 Apr 19

The Ikushi is a very strange Taichung made spyderco and his father, Paul Alexander is a perfectionniste-engineer who got radical new ideas on portable cutlery. Remember the Sliverax ? My first impression after opening the Knifecenter’s parcel (thank you Howard and Tom for the fast shipment!): wow so slim ! So easy to pocket ! […]

10 Apr 19
Don't Burst My Bubble!

“In victory, you deserve Champagne; in defeat, you need it.” — Napoleon Bonaparte….(possibly).  The iconic quote above is often attributed to Napoleon, but we are not exactly sure who said it. It sure sounds like something he’d say, so let’s go with it. And as with all Champagne lore…there’s a goodly amount of myth surrounding who said or […]

04 Apr 19
Archy Worldys

Laguiole, 1,267 souls, its source, its cheese, its ten ski slopes and especially its annual production of 150,000 knives with wooden handle or horn, surmounted by a bee at the join of the blade. A local pride for almost two centuries and no less than twenty shops side by side in the pedestrian street or […]

01 Apr 19
Archy Worldys

Beautiful luminaries-flowers with aerial corollas crumpled paper, an amazing cloak composed of 800 scales porcelain and leather, a handmade bike, lace, ceramics, goldsmith … More than fifty virtuosic pieces are exposed until April 21 at the Mobilier National, in Paris (1), flagship of the 13es European days of crafts (Jema). They show the know-how of […]

01 Apr 19
Nachrichten Welt

Wunderschöne Koryphäen-Blumen mit Luftkorollas, zerknittertes Papier, ein erstaunlicher Mantel aus 800 Porzellan und Leder, ein handgefertigtes Fahrrad, Spitze, Keramik, Goldschmied … Mehr als fünfzig virtuose Stücke werden bis zum 21. April im Pariser Mobilier National ausgestellt (1), Flaggschiff der 13es Europäische Tage des Handwerks (Jema). Sie zeigen das Know-how der 281 Handwerker, die während der […]

31 Mar 19

This is the story of a knife so big that many want to engrave a hand. In your cutlery drawers, those of your friends or family, it is certainly present. You have already cut the meat with a "Laguiole" knife. Its particular shape, its small bee designed to meet the handle and the blade, did […]

27 Mar 19
Social News XYZ

By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Inspired as he was by the cooking of his grandmother, it shouldn’t be a surprise that French Chef Julien Royer, who was in India recently to unveil his magic, should be the co-owner in Singapore of a two-Michlen-star fine diner named after her. “My grandmother Odette is […]

20 Mar 19
The Australian

Every accomplished athlete has a coach. I’m sure Tiger Woods needs help with his chip shot every now and again, and Serena Williams requires someone to (attempt to) return her serve.

10 Mar 19
Knives, Swords and Blades

Vintage French Laguiole style knife age unknown symbol stamp on tang wood handle – Buy – Vintage French Laguiole style knife age unknown symbol stamp on tang wood handle

06 Mar 19
Vigilance Super-Senior

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06 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

Manufacture of a Laguiole knife. – Guillermin – Sipa Tuesday, Justice has given the municipality of Laguiole the opportunity to dispose of his name. The Laguiole brand was registered by a contractor from the Paris region in 1993. It allowed him to market under license a bunch of products that had nothing to do with […]

06 Mar 19
Las Vignotes de Lea

Okay so we may be biased, but we truly believe that our country house located in Lot, South-West France is nestled in the best food region in France. Bold statement but read on and you’ll see why. France has garnered a reputation internationally for producing some of the finest foods in the world and in […]