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Things we’re apart of or are going to.

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

31 03, 2017

Weige Knives donates knives to home town.

We were contacted by Clayton Penix in my hometown of Gun Barrel City, TX when someone he knew had their home destroyed by a fire. He asked for a knife donation to help raise money at a fundraiser they were holding. I don't know the person affected, nor Clayton and haven't been to Gun Barrel [...]

2 11, 2016

Weige Knives as guest speaker at La Condesa

Thanks to La Condesa Austin for having Dirk Michener and I as guest speakers at their employee event. We've never had to speak about knives for an hour, but we hope it was half interesting. Also, very cool to see the historic, secret room below the building.

26 02, 2016

Weige Knives donates to AMS

We finished a knife today that is being donated to the Austin Montessori Spring Fundraiser Gala on April 2nd. 7.25" gyuto style blade w/ a TX madrone wood handle and dovetailed maple bolsters. Let's hope it brings big bucks! This is the last knife we are able to donate this year as we've already maxed [...]

16 08, 2015

Interview w/ the Sustainable Food Center.

We're happy that we are apart of the Sustainable Food Center's knife skills program. They teach a variety of classes including bee keeping, gardening, cooking and have been doing so for 40 years now. They are a great local resource and we recently did an interview with them for their monthly newsletter. We'll be at [...]

24 04, 2015

Weige Knives at the Sunset Valley Farmer’s Market

Tomorrow, April 24th Weige Knives will make our first appearance at the Sustainable Food Center / Sunset Valley Farmer's Market on 3200 Jones Road in Sunset Valley, TX (78745). We'll be offering knife sharpening services and will be selling a few knives exclusive to the farmer's market. We'll also be selling our hats, t-shirts and [...]