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5 Brilliant Creatives & Craftspeople To Buy From NOW

We may not be able to solve the problem through our musings, but we can show our wholehearted support for those independent makers, small studios and galleries who are still producing extraordinary work despite the Coronavirus. We round up five creatives who have been able to continue working through lockdown.

The Best Kitchen Knives of 2020 (According To Top Chefs)

Cutting ingredients with a lacklustre knife is not only difficult, it's also dangerous. As any professional chef will tell you, a blunt, slippery blade is more likely to send you to A&E than a sharp one. What’s more, watching a grown man tackle a tomato with a dull knife is a truly pitiful sight. For the sake of your physical and mental wellbeing, as well as your reputation, it’s time to invest in a quality set.

Beautiful Bespoke Knives that are a cut above | FT How To Spend It

It is a far cry from clearing land mines in Mozambique. But for two friends who formed a bond while working in Africa and Asia (running power stations in Kenya; searching for gold in Liberia), sanding spalted beech for their bespoke knives in the depths of Wiltshire is where their hearts lie.

What’s in your knife block? The new food snobbery | The Times

The big, manly status symbol these days isn’t a sports car, it’s a bespoke kitchen utensil. And the men who make them are as hard as steel

The best chef’s knives | Telegraph

Unlike several kitchen tasks, cutting, chopping, slicing and dicing is still mostly done by hand. While many of us have modernised our kitchens with high-tech toasters, smoothie machines and slow cookers, possibly the most ancient device of all, the knife, remains.

What Chefs want for Christmas | Crummbs

All I want for Christmas… Crummbs' favourite foodies reveal what’s on their wish lists.

How a Wiltshire company is using cutting-edge technology to shape its custom-made knives | Daily Telegraph

Mark Taylor meets the West Country pair behind a bespoke and specially designed knives business that celebrity chefs and kitchens all over the world are making use of.

Savernake Knives | Muddy Stilettos

Muddy says: Never thought you’d see a bespoke knife company on Muddy? Me neither, but it turns out I was wrong. Check out the best, the smartest and the very coolest personalised knives for Father’s Day, Christmas, or just for summer BBQs

Savernake challenges Neil Rankin to design bespoke barbecue knives | Catering Insight

Wiltshire-based bespoke knife brand Savernake Knives has partnered with chef Neil Rankin to design a bespoke barbecue knife set ahead of National Barbecue Week

Blade Runners: the artisans revitalising the British knife industry | Big Hospitality

German and Japanese-made products dominate the UK knife market, but British artisans are fighting back with beautiful blades that have now become status symbols for top chefs