Alexander Bazes@bazesblades

Maker of hand-forged chef knives, living in Kyoto, Japan (originally from NY). Knives made available by newsletter. Sign up via email or my homepage:

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Alexander Bazes

I feel like a kid in a candy store, learning to make tools at the New England School of Metalwork. πŸ”ͺ
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Alexander Bazes

As alway, I’m working on way too many knives at once. This light and fast funayuki is ready for glue-up and final sharpening. πŸ”ͺ
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Alexander Bazes

Thinking about family today. I love working with copper on my knives. I like to think that’s in some small way inherited from my great-great grandfather, the etcher Moses Hyman. Maybe someday I’ll be half as good at my craft as he was at his. πŸ”ͺ
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Alexander Bazes

Home in the US for a bit, getting back to my roots. 🀘🏻
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Alexander Bazes

Some fantastic shots by Abe Shaw of Eatingtools. This knife is now sold. πŸ”ͺ
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