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How to Use a Sharpening Stone? [Most Effective & Right Way]

Is there anything more troubling or difficult than trying to cut something with a blunt knife? We have all been there, and honestly, it just stresses us out, and before you know it, we have ordered take-out instead. But that is why knowing how to sharpen a knife correctly becomes so important. However, with several … Read more
how to close a pocket knife

How to Close a Pocket Knife? Step-by-Step Guide (2022)

Even though it’s often on the small side, there’s no doubt a pocket knife is still capable of doing some damage. So, it makes sense that you know how to close it just from a safety point of view. But hold on a minute because if you thought every pocket knife would be the exact … Read more
Knife anatomy

10 Main Parts of a Knife – Learn Your Knife’s Anatomy

You may think that learning about the different parts of a knife is boring, but we don’t believe that is actually the case. Instead, knife anatomy is more complex and involves more parts than you imagine, and they all impact how the knife functions. So, if you are at all serious about knives, and knowing … Read more
Japanese knife types

Japanese Knife Types & Their Uses [Everything You Ever Wanted to Know]

You might be wishing for a Japanese knife if you have ever noticed the fine stylized food presented in sushi or the elegantly cut vegetables in certain Japanese dishes. This type of presentation is where food becomes an art form, and every art requires its media. This wish could be the crossroad where your dishes … Read more

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