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ECHIZEN JAPAN / Kitchen knives


Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

The ECHIZEN JAPAN knife range is a series of knives with a 700-year tradition behind them, uniting the dependable technology and quality of traditional Echizen uchihamono forged blades with the practicality and esthetics required in modern life. The blade uses the newest and finest clad metal which provides the sharpest edge, unlike any other in the world. Additionally, the cut configuration connecting the blade and the handle is designed with the most suitable weight balance and an individual configuration for each knife, ensuring the knife will fit perfectly and securely into the user’s hand.

Client / Manufacturer


Echizen Japan Knife Consortium
Echizen-city, Fukui, Japan

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Hers Design

Hers Experimental Design Laboratory Inc.
Osaka, Japan

Chiaki Murata

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