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Carbon Steel Utility Knives from Civilware: Single file blades from skateboard legend Geoff Rowley’s outdoor-focused brand

Carbon Steel Utility Knives from Civilware


Wandering through the wilderness, far from civilization, has both inherent benefits and risks. The more remote you get, the more you’ll want gear that’s sure to perform no matter what you come up against. Inspired by his…

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Deejo’s Ultralight Knives: Made in France, the lightest option starts at just 15 grams or two No. 2 pencils

Deejo's Ultralight Knives


From the downright beautiful to the purpose-built, a good knife is an essential part of anyone’s kit—whether camping in the bush or getting chores done around the house. France has a knack for producing some of the most celebrated blades, from the…

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Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: knowledge & knives.

KNOWLEDGE

An urban legend states that we only use about 10% of our brain, and one could argue we operate on only 5% until we’ve had our morning coffee. Well, it’s about time to wake up the other 90-95% with a ten pack of knowledge-based designs certain to light up your lobes.

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Oliver Sin / Illustration
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Coming Soon / Magazine cover – Modus
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Mike Bruner / Logo – Bookworm
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Dustin Wallace / Shirt designs
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Mike Cummings / Icons – SchoolRunner
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Owen Davey / Illustration
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Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life dework / Brand identity & collateral – Project TEACH
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Jose Solano / Illustration
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Sarah Piece / Hand lettering
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Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life
Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life
Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life
Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life Tim Meredith / Playing cards & tool kit

KNIVES

If you’re looking to sharpen your design eye, these ten fine examples of bladed beauty will surely do the trick. Simply scroll and let your eye slice through them like a hot knife through butter. Chop chop!

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Lydia Nichols / Illustration
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Steve Treadwell / Illustrated chart
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Alliteration Inspiration: Knowledge & Knives / on Design Work Life Studio on Fire / Self promotion letterpress

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Drew Lakin / Letter & packaging design – Dull Knife Root Beer
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Robby Davis / Illustration
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Joshua Minnich / Lettering – Mollyjogger Scrimshaw Knife Kit
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Derrick Castle / Block print
Suwachi / Illustration
Suwachi / Illustration
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Nate Azark / Lettering – The Chop Shop
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Carina Wagner / Pattern design


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Perceval 9.47 Table Knives: A superior solution to insufficient flatware, handmade in France

Perceval 9.47 Table Knives


When Michelin-starred chef Yves Charles couldn’t find a table knife to match the caliber of his cooking, he decided to make one. Inspired by the pocket knives carried by many of his compatriots—and the 9.47% ABV wine Charles and his friends shared when…

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Williams Knife Company: Handcrafted oyster knives from Chris Williams’ South Carolina workshop

Williams Knife Company

A master craftsmen, Chris Williams oversees the creation of his knives from the sheath to the blade. Working out of his studio in South Carolina, Williams dedicates himself to creating blades that are as functional as they are beautiful. By using a combination of exotic and domestic materials—including some…

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Florentine Kitchen Knives