Back in Stock: Japanese Higo Knife
Courage! The paragon of Japanese craftsmanship, the pride of Best Made.
The Holiday Deadline: Due to high demand of our axes this time of year we advise placing your order before December 12th. And remember! No gift beats a Best Made Axe: each one hand-finished and painted. Guaranteed for life, a Best Made axe is the most indispensable, virtuous, and iconic tool.
A Best Made Axe
For two decades C. W. “Butch” Welch (aka Cee Dub) served as the game warden / conservation officer along the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in Idaho. When we disembarked from our “squirrely” bush plane landing in high winds it had been nearly 30 years since the man had set foot back on that hallowed, dusty ground. What we knew of Butch had been learned through the pages of his cookbooks. So, on a windswept mountain top runway we saddled our horses, packed the cast iron on our mules…
Best Made Man: C.W. “Butch” Welch, photography by Nate Bressler & Peter Buchanan-Smith
A Best Made Seamless & Steadfast enamel gift box that includes 2 cups, 2 bowls, and 2 plates, securely stowed in our gift box, packed with wood wool, and tied for safe measure with a bow of red waxed twine.
Seamless & Steadfast Enamel Set: http://bit.ly/I52AQs
Breakfast by Cee Dub in Idaho.
photography by Nate Bressler & Peter Buchanan-Smith
The Enduring Gift: A Best Made Axe
A Best Made Axe is a gift that will not just surprise and delight someone, but it’ll get them outside chopping wood. Yes, that’s a simple proposition, but imagine you’re the one sitting next to that roaring fire they’ve just made you…
We packed into camp on a string of horses and mules, we built fires of mountain mahogany, spoke of the Sheepeaters and Whitie Cox, we sipped the Easy Jesus, and fast did we become friends…
ID13.bestmadeco.com - photography by Nate Bressler & Peter-Buchanan Smith
Idaho, Frank Church
photography by Nate Bressler & Peter-Buchanan-Smith