History of the Swiss Army Knife

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The Swiss Army Knife is one of the most iconic pieces of cutlery to date. Its signature red scales are identifiable across the world, and it has become a staple in many individual’s every day carry. Yet it’s more than just a multitool—it is a symbol of craftsmanship and quality just as much as it’s…

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History of the Douk-Douk

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I first became aware of the Douk-Douk, a French knife steeped in history, around a decade ago. A box full of used knives at a military surplus store caught my attention. I thought the Douk-Douk was rather interesting, but didn’t buy it. In recent years this knife has been making a comeback. A number of…

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