Author Archives: Steve Shackleford

Steve Shackleford

About Steve Shackleford

Steve Shackleford is the editor of BLADE.

Your One-Stop Knife Road Map

BLADE’s Complete Knife Guide Spring 2016 is your one-stop knife road map. It features the latest in knives, sharpeners, sheaths, knifemaking safety equipment, a comprehensive directory of knives/knife accessories and who sells them, and much more—and is on newsstands now! Your annual buyer’s guide includes a complete directory of factory knife, accessory and other...

Ivory Ban Opponents Make Advances

Massachusetts and New Jersey made advances in the fight against each state’s ivory ban proponents over the past two weeks. Opponents of the Massachusetts ivory ban outnumbered the proponents in a Nov. 17 hearing before the state’s Joint Committee on Environment. In other words, there were many more legitimate business people there—scrimshanders, musicians, antique...