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[Customer feedback] My order was on my doorstep (US) from Japan just 2 days after ordering

A customer wrote a feedback in his blog about his experience of purchasing a Japanese chef knife at our online store (, thanks! The article seems helpful especially for first-time buyers, who intend to buy items at the store but have vague feeling of anxiety. — I know I am not the only one that …

Shigeki Tanaka HAKATA Style Arch-Shaped Chef Knives made of Ginsan Stainless Steel

Shigeki Tanaka “HAKATA” knives have a traditional & stylish arched shape, that is said one of the legendary Japanese Santoku knives which were made at Hakata area in Kyushu, JAPAN long time ago. The blade is made of Ginsan or Silver paper (Gingami) No.3 Steel blades, fine Japanese Steel Company Hitachi’s Special Stainless Steel which …

Yu Kurosaki GEKKO Chef Knives with Super-hard HAP40 Steel Edge

Yu Kurosaki Moon Light – GEKKO – series are crafted out of HAP40 Powdered High-Speed Steel made by HITACHI Metals,ltd, one of the hardest blade steel in the world. This material provides extremely hard, abrasion resistance, edge retention compared to the any other materials as Aogami Super, ZDP189 and SG2(R2). The handles on these knives …

Back in stock! Takeshi Saji VG10 Black Damascus Chef Knives with Brown Antler Handle

Takeshi Saji VG10 Damascus series feature beautiful black damascus blades with a core of VG-10 stainless steel for professional, which provides excellent rust resistance and a long-lasting edge as well as its beautifulness and unique design with custom-made feeling. The stylish handle on the knife is hand crafted out of Antler (Deer horn) with metal …

MASAMOTO Special Blue Paper Damascus Yanagiba Knives with Beautiful Sourinkaku Handle

We’re pleased to announce the Stylish MASAMOTO Honkasumi Gyokusei-ko Damascus Knives with attractive Sourinkaku double Vermilion-wood Rings in the handle. This Masamoto series are crafted out of a multi-layer Damascus-patterned beautiful blades with a core of Blue Paper (Aoko or Aogami) No.2 Yasugi Steel, known as prime high carbon steel. This one has highest wear …

Sakai Takayuki VG10 Damascus Hammered Stylish Honesuki (Boning Knives) newly launched !

We’re pleased to introduce new faces of 33 Layered Damascus Knives with stylish shape by Sakai Takayuki. The asymmetric damascus pattern between the front and back side make the knife quite remarkable. So, we highly recommend you to once experience the excellent performance and beautility of the Damascus knives. The 33-layer Damascus Knives are crafted …

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