Custom Order Individual Chef Knives

Whether your preference is a high quality Japanese stainless steel chef knife with a traditional western style full-tang handle or a more traditional style non-stainless carbon steel Japanese chef knife, we guarantee it will be of the highest quality available anywhere because each blade has been hand-forged by a master Japanese bladesmith.

Luxury handmade custom chef knives and sets featuring our Charybdis whirlpool damascus design series from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

Salter Fine Cutlery is pleased to offer our beautiful Raptor design line of hidden tang chef and kitchen knives. These individually hand-forged blades are available in many sizes and shapes. Ask what is currently in stock as stock fluctuates rapidly.

Custom design high-end luxury cutlery for professional chefs or home cooking handmade from Salter Fine Cutlery

Our Raptor design blades can be made with a variety of decorative handle options and shapes (above) or with wood-only traditional Japanese style handles (below).

We also offer custom engraving on your knife or metal bolster. 

New VillageForge design series 210mm chef knife from Salter Fine Cutlery Hawaii

Above: Introducing our newest blade pattern, the VillageForge series. Old-fashioned handmade craftsmanship doesn't get any better. 

Contact us for pricing for individual knives from our Charybdis Collectible design series. Our Charybdis series features a whirlpool damascus design. Each whirlpool was created by hand by the bladesmith.

Each of these custom designed blades have been individually hand-forged in Japan to our own designs.

Charybdis design series luxury chef knives with custom handles by Salter Fine Cutlery Hawaii

To order a single custom-designed, handcrafted chef knife, please select from the blade options below. From there you will be able to see the blade sizes and finishing details available for those blades.

If you do not see the knife you want in the selection below, contact us. We can help. 

Our chef knives can be ordered with a variety of handle options and materials. They can be engraved to your wishes and make wonderful heirloom gifts in either a custom handcrafted keepsake or presentation box.

210mm gyuto from our Camelback design collection made exclusively by Salter Fine Cutlery custom luxury kitchen knives

Don't forget to check out the Camelback design series, shown above. Full tang design. Simple design damascus, reminiscent of a desert landscape pattern, with a low polished finish. 

If you are interested in designing a set, please see our Custom Chef Knife Sets page or contact us for a complimentary design consultation and quote.

Discounts are available for multiple knife orders, therefore, we encourage you to contact us for a quote if you plan on ordering more than one knife.

Three handmade kitchen knives part of large 9-piece chef knife set in stand custom created for Tommy Mottola by Salter Fine Cutlery

From a single knife to a complete set, our chef knives are precision culinary tools with the refinement of fine, functional art. Offered with or without a wide selection of handcrafted koa storage solutions--sayas, stands, in-drawer and wall racks and boxes. Our chef knives make a gorgeous addition to any kitchen while providing the optimal experience for any master chef or home cook.

2-pc chef knife set new Camelback design series luxury kitchen knives from Salter Fine Cutlery

Custom Requests for Knife Collectors or Professional Chefs

We can fulfill a wide range of custom requests in either carbon steel or stainless steel options. Below is one such example: a 210mm single bevel chef knife of VG10 stainless steel with hairline finish and super hard and durable ebony handle with stainless steel bolster and round end cap. A beautiful heavy duty knife, this chef even modified the blade drawings to meet his own wishes. 

210mm custom stainless steel single bevel chef knife with tanto tip and ebony handle for professional use by Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

For lovers of traditional carbon steels, we offer Shirogami YSS white paper steel shown below or Aogami carbon steel among others. To order a carbon steel knife in any size, contact us for pricing. All carbon steel knives are custom orders and our master bladesmith in Japan will forge one to your own specifications. Single or double bevel blades can be requested.

Hand-forged shirogami carbon steel knives with single or double-bevel edges available by special order from Salter Fine Cutlery

240mm shirogami core with black clad stainless steel sides and extra decorative handle for the working chef who loves a great knife by Salter Fine Cutlery

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We can special order many blades in a variety of steel and size options, including high quality professional use carbon steel blades. If you don't see it here, ask!

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