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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 [...]

23 01, 2018

Weige Knives in latest issue of Garden & Gun Magazine

We're honored to have our custom oyster shuckers included in the new issue of Garden & Gun Magazine. Find a copy of the Feb. / March issue on news stands and in grocery stores like Whole Foods, Central Market, etc. We're on page 37. I haven't received my issue in the mail yet or I'd [...]

24 10, 2017

Weige Knives Knife Class Info – Austin, TX

Weige Knives' Knife Class in Austin, TX We are currently booking students for the knife class! The class is now being held at our main location in Belton, TX. We've had a lot of response to our new Knife Class here in Central Texas. There's a small blurb about it on our Services page, but [...]

15 10, 2017

Knife for Navy Officer completed.

We completed a knife for Rear Admiral Silah of the US Navy this week. He chose a purple and black G10 handle w/ a red linen bolster. Stainless pins on this 13" OAL chef knife keep it streamlined and cleaned. We are honored to have the opportunity to build this monster of a knife for [...]

28 09, 2017

Weige Knives Featured Artisan

Six years ago, then–media sales executive Travis Weige decided he needed a lifestyle change. “I was working in front of a computer 40 to 60 hours a week or always on a plane,” he says. "I wanted to spend more time with my family." So on a whim, he started watching knife-making videos on YouTube, [...]

12 07, 2017

Great set of custom knives completed.

We finished a great set of knives for Chef Orthmann in Boston, MA this week. He chose a different wood for each knife, but did each bolster in black linen micarta. Handmade mosaic pins in stainless to add some decoration. All knives are in S35VN.

31 05, 2017

Weige Knives and Texas Monthly team up.

We've partnered w/ Texas Monthly on their eCommerce store. It launched today and you'll find 4 exclusive chef knives along w/ other quality goods from Texas makers. Check it out: https://store.texasmonthly.com/collections/frontpage

11 05, 2017

Weige Knives collaborates w/ Wares ATX on art show.

We're excited to be invited to the Wares ATX art show. So much so that we built a special pirate themed sandwich knife for  the event. Here's more info: Exhibit happening during May 13-14, 20-21 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM Our show statement _ A curated collection of objects, furniture, and wares characterizing the interdisciplinary [...]

8 05, 2017

Mother’s Day Sale!

We've been collecting inventory all year to release it today for Mother's Day. I know Mother's Day is this weekend, but we'll get it there if you order now. Lots of amazing knives including several of our popular paring knives. The sale is only this week and prices will return to normal on Monday. Take [...]