Kitchen Knives & Utensils
Hunting & Recreational Knives, Obsidian, Knife Kits
Cases / Sheaths, Blades / Blade Blanks
Dictum offers an extensive selection of high-quality knives. Ambitious and professional chefs will find traditional hand-forged Japanese knives (hocho), western-style Japanese knives and special-purpose knives here in our shop. Superbly designed hunting and recreational knives, scissors for a variety of purposes, as well as blades and blade blanks are just as much a part of our comprehensive range of cutting tools as knife kits and razors.
Knives - Workshops
Knives - Expertise
Tips & tricks for handling knives
Tips on the use of kitchen tools – from selecting the knife to what makes a good fish knife. With a step-by-step guide to filleting fish.
We also have a number of short and interesting videos about knives in our media library
Among others, we will show you some superb pieces by master smiths, taken from our Dictum crafts gallery (category "Knife-making").
You can also peer over the shoulder of a legendary Japanese master smith as he gives a practical demonstration on how wet stones are used correctly to sharpen kitchen knives.