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25 09, 2018

Camp / Bowie knives in damascus completed.

We recently completed two Bowie / camping knives. One of these is for a customer and one of them was entered into the 1st annual Texas Makers contest. While both of them are damascus they are different styles of damascus. The Bowie with the dark blade is made from carbon based damascus and we left [...]

9 06, 2018

FATHER’S DAY GIVEAWAY!

FATHER'S DAY GIVEAWAY! Garrison Brothers Distillery and Weige Knives have teamed up and are giving away a gift pack that includes a bottle of Texas' only award winning bourbon, a custom Weige Knife BBQ slicer and hat! To enter go to our Facebook page: SHARE the post, LIKE both Weige Knives & Garrison Brothers Distillery. [...]

30 05, 2018

Weige Knives on The Portfolio Life Podcast

About a year ago I did a podcast w/ NY Times best selling author Jeff Goins. It was released today on iTunes, Google Play, etc. It's for the craftsman looking to turn their hobby into a business. You can also listen to it here: https://goinswriter.com/craftsmanship-to-career

22 05, 2018

Weige Knives and Garrison Bros. Distillery team up

We're happy to announce a new partnership w/ Garrison Brothers Distillery. We're going to start giving away custom knives, hats, tour tickets and Texas' finest, award winning bourbon. It starts next week w/ our Father's Day celebration. Share this w/ someone who might want in on it and follow us and Garrison Bros on IG [...]

5 04, 2018

Finished a cool damascus chef knife.

We finished a knife for Ryan B. of Ft. Worth, TX today. The blade is in Devin Thomas stainless steel damascus, snake skin pattern. The handle is rosewood burl w/ a stripe of green Oregon maple. The pins are handmade star mosaics. Very cool knife. Thanks for being patient Ryan!

4 04, 2018

Putting a handle on a kogatana knife.

A sous chef in Austin enjoys his kogatana blade for breaking down chickens and a host of other things. The problem is that it wasn't that comfortable wo/ a handle. So we let him choose from various handle materials until he found something that worked for him. He chose brown cholla cactus from the Big [...]

20 03, 2018

Weige to guest lecture at ACC.

I've been asked by the Professor at ACC's School of Metal Design and Welding to give a 3 hour lecture and am very honored. I'll cover how we got started as a knife company in Austin, TX and some of the things I've learned taking a hobby to a full time business. Students in this [...]

8 03, 2018

Knife restoration and repair.

Knife restoration and repair in Austin, Texas. While we spend most of our time making custom kitchen knives we also do rehandling and repair work on chef knives and fixed blade hunting knives. We do not rehandle pocket knives at this time. We've done countless rehandles on kitchen and hunting knives though and are proud [...]

21 02, 2018

Apprenctice wanted in our Belton shop!

APPRENTICE WANTED! We're taking on an apprentice in our Belton, TX shop. We'll teach you how to make a custom knife from start to finish. If the potential and commitment is there we'll move you to a paid position. Must commit to at least 3 days a week. No knife making experience required. Email [email protected] [...]

19 02, 2018

Weige Knives and Filson partner for in-stores.

We've teamed up w/ Filson to do two in-store speaking events in Feb. and March. The first date is Sat., Feb. 10th at The Domain. See the flyer for details for the next date as we'll be in Plano. We appreciate the opportunity to work with Filson and share our knowledge about knife making, knife [...]