Find Knife Makers Near You
If you’re looking for a knife maker near you, we made this map for you! Let’s support local knife makers or bladesmiths near you. For more questions, for feedback and to add more makers, see below and our Map FAQ.
There are already 431 knife makers on the map—join them!
Find makers you may know, for example, Balete Blades, Jamison Chopp or Begg Knives & Mattia Borrani.
Note: Don't use the map for navigation. The maker locations are not precise! Want to visit a maker near you? Contact them first!
Also, being on the map does not mean we endorse this maker. Do your own due diligence!
Featured by the Community
The awesome custom knife community has shared and featured the IndieKnives Map many times. Here are some picks. Thanks so much! 🙏
- The ForgeCast podcast by bladesmith Sam Towns and blacksmith Alex Norton featured the map in Episode 82, at about minute 27.
I want to know more about this map!
Read more about the map at our Map FAQ.
I want to be on the map, I moved, something is wrong, etc
In short: message us on Instagram. Read the FAQ for more info.
Other Maps by the Community
We're not the first to notice the need for a way to find makers nearby. Here are other maps that have been made:
- hand-forged.de has built a map of the German-speaking knife makers
- UK Blade Show has a map of UK knife makers
- Chase Boatright of Boatright Bladeworks made a world map last year already.
- Khashy on Kitchen Knife Forums shared a map of Japanese Knife Makers