Heritage: Daniel Katz

Heritage: Daniel Katz

I’ve been fascinated with my dad’s old Boy Scout knife for as long as I can remember. As a little boy, I’d take any chance I could to surreptiti...

  • Back-to-Biz Sale

    Back-to-Biz Sale

    It's Labor Day weekend and that means it's back to business on Tuesday. To help ease the pain - we're running a seriously good sale on some seriously good back-to-work gear. From now through Wednesday, save up to 65% on pens, notebooks, select watches, desk accessories and more. Get to work!...

  • Heritage: Jon Brong

    Heritage: Jon Brong

    I acquired this vintage Rawlings umpire clicker a few years back. It has been a solid reminder to me to always keep track of what is going on, no matter how busy you are. Nobody can take an Ump seriously that doesn't know the count....

  • Heritage: Jason Jones

    Heritage: Jason Jones

    This is my "Bailey" Jointer Plane. It dates somewhere in the early 1900's (pre-1935 for sure). Belonged to my great grandfather Sterling Jones. It's not worth much other than ...

  • Heritage: Greg Cordeiro

    Heritage: Greg Cordeiro

    Given the field that I have chosen, I don't really get 'dressed up' too much. When I do, I relish the chance to get to wear my grandfathers old tie clip that was handed down to me ...

  • Heritage: Joe Sadler

    Heritage: Joe Sadler

    This is a 1938 Gibson Mastertone passed down from my father last year with a case that has been covered in Bill Monroe Bluegrass stickers and tickets since the mid 70's. My mother ...

  • Heritage: Eric Singer

    Heritage: Eric Singer

    My whole life growing up as a maker of things, I never really followed any rules or learned the right way of doing something. I would pick up a tool and not know what it was or wha...

  • Heritage: Johnathan Ward

    Heritage: Johnathan Ward

    About twenty years ago I was at a car show and a vendor had one of these. I thought it was the coolest thing ever, but alas…. I was broke. It haunted me for years and once the in...

  • Heritage: Paul Cunningham

    Heritage: Paul Cunningham

    Growing up in Cooperstown, NY, all I ever wanted to be was a baseball player. Players will say you never master the game. To play it well requires confidence earned through repetit...

  • Heritage: Andrew Payne

    Heritage: Andrew Payne

    I'm a lucky man to have known my great grandfather, even for just a brief time. He was born in 1882 in Chapel Hill, N.C., grew up working on the railroad, and eventually became the...

  • Heritage: Anthony Lawson

    Heritage: Anthony Lawson

    When I was around 13 my grandfather handed me his old Buck knife and tells me "every man should have a knife." Years later I realized that the gift was less about the knife and mor...

  • Heritage: Bill Hovard

    Heritage: Bill Hovard

    This magnificent German numerator (circa 1920) was found on the top shelf of a dusty cabinet in a Stockholm thrift store. Offering both a sans-serif and serif font selector, the nu...

  • Heritage: Chris Bray

    Heritage: Chris Bray

    My family (both sides) are 6 or 7 generation Americans and consequently we have a lot of stuff that's been passed down so choosing something to fit this "prized heritage" theme was...