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Welcome To The BUDK Blog. BUDK is the largest online retailer of knives and swords in the world, with the lowest prices to boot! We also happen to like knives, swords, axes, tomahawks, guns and more. So, we're going to write lots of interesting articles about those things, and other "BUDK-ish" subjects for you to learn about here. We hope you enjoy the Blog!

What is a Push Dagger?

Date Published: 2023-09-11

By Desiree Weeks In the world of edged weapons, there's a category that stands apart for its unique design and fascinating history – push daggers. Also known as push knives or punch daggers, these compact weapons have a ri... read more

Enter the World of Helmet Collecting

Date Published: 2023-09-04

By Desiree Weeks While we are certainly known for our weapons, I thought it’d be cool to take some time to focus on some of the unique helms and helmets we have here at BudK. Helmets, a word derived from the Old English w... read more

Personalized Knives: The Perfect Gift Idea

Date Published: 2023-08-28

By Desiree Weeks Many people love the idea of always having a knife on them, whether for emergencies, safety, or just small cutting tasks that seem to always arise in everyday life. While picking out a knife for a loved o... read more

Multitasking with the Multi-Tool

Date Published: 2023-08-21

By Desiree Weeks Who doesn't love a multi-tool? A multi-tool is a handheld device that can perform a variety of functions in one easy-to-carry piece. You can find them as small as a keychain or in larger sizes to carry in... read more

Hidden in Plain Sight: Favorite Hidden Blades from BudK

Date Published: 2023-08-14

By Desiree Weeks When it comes to self-defense, having a weapon that isn’t blatantly obvious can be a literal lifesaver. Weapons can be hidden within even the most unassuming of items, such as belts, bracelets, canes, and ... read more

Bowie Knife Basics

Date Published: 2023-08-07

By Desiree Weeks When Crocodile Dundee famously said, “That’s not a knife… THAT’S a knife” and pulled out a Bowie knife against a would-be mugger in the 1986 film, I think we all agreed that Bowie knives are indeed an impr... read more

Meet the Machete

Date Published: 2023-07-31

By Desiree Weeks When it comes to prepping for your next outdoor excursion, you’re going to want to make sure you have an effective tool for the trek. If you know you’ll be facing potentially overgrown trails and needing t... read more

Picking an EDC

Date Published: 2023-07-24

By Desiree Weeks When searching for the perfect everyday carry (EDC) knife, several factors should be considered as the options can be overwhelming. That's where we come in. Whether you're an office worker in need of a co... read more

The Art of Knife Throwing

Date Published: 2023-07-17

By Desiree Weeks While knife throwing was once more associated with sideshow acts and stage performances, it has now become a hobby that anyone can enjoy (although we recommend using inanimate targets rather than humans). ... read more

Weapons of Days Past

Date Published: 2023-07-10

By Desiree Weeks As the saying goes, history tends to repeat itself and, when it comes to weaponry, that’s quite true. Many of today’s modern weapons have roots that can be traced back to historic weapons used during wars ... read more

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