By the time you are reading and posting on knife forums, it's a pretty thin pretence of logical/practical knife purchase habits.
Design aesthetic and enjoyment-in-use are my key values, neither of which hems me in too much during the selection process.
Past: Dragonfly, Air, Rhino, Lil' Native, Brouwer, Mantra 2, Stretch 2, PM2, Smock, Kapara
Present: Caly Jr. SB, Native 5 Cruwear, Para3 Maxamet, GB2, Military Rex45
Future: Straight-spine Stretch if I haven’t missed out, Watu, Para 3 in S45VN, Para 3LW in SPY 27