Custom Order Individual Chef Knives

For truly handmade craftsmanship and knives made to your own preferences, choose a Salter Fine Cutlery knife or knife set for your cooking needs.

  • Every process is made by hand. 
  • Every handle and storage option made by hand in our Hawaii workshop
  • Attention to detail and creating a knife you will love for many years is our goal.

Watch your knives being made by following our Coming Soon page. 

About Our Knives:

  • High quality Japanese stainless steel chef knives:
  • Traditional, modern, unique, or highly decorative
  •  Lifetime limited guarantee against manufacturer defects 
  • Every blade hand-forged in Japan by a master bladesmith
  • Blades made to our own designs and patterns.
  • Every blade has been forged using traditional Japanese forging methods from a solid piece of steel
  • NO welded tangs made from lower quality steels. 
  • Every handle individually handcrafted in our Hawaii workshop

Below: See our VillageForge collection:

  •  Pattern>hammered with damascus lines near the blade edge.
  • Individually hand-forged 
  • Highest quality steels
  • Wide range of many sizes and shapes. 

Our VillageForge design blades can be made with a variety of decorative handle options and shapes.

Prefer simple and traditional handles? Ask! We can help!

Optional 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. 

Below: Our "Charybdis" whirlpool design series.

  • Contact us for pricing for individual knives from our Charybdis Collectible design series.
  •  Prices vary depending upon handle style chosen and amount of handle decorative accents on hidden tang versions.
  • Our Charybdis series features a whirlpool damascus design.
  • Each whirlpool was created by hand by the bladesmith. 

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

Our Charybdis series:

  • Choose hidden tang (above) or  full-tang models (below)
  • Every knife individually made by hand!
  • Custom engraving available!

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

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

See the Camelback design series, shown above.

  • Full tang design. 
  • R2 core damascus.
  • Pattern reminiscent of a desert landscape.
  • Subtle polished finish. 

Sets Available by Custom Order

  • Custom sets in any size or amount of knives
  • Design your own personal set configuration
  • Order only the knife sizes and styles you will use
  • Personalize your set
  • Order knives only or add a stand, box, rack or more
  • If you are interested in designing a set, please see our Custom Chef Knife Sets page.
  • Contact us for a complimentary design consultation and quote.

Contact us for a quote!

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

Single knife or complete set, our chef knives are precision culinary tools with the refinement of fine, functional art. 

Optional handcrafted matching storage solutions:

  • Stands
  • Custom knife block
  • Sayas
  • Wall Racks
  • Boxes
  • In-drawer storage

Elevate your kitchen decor! 

Enjoy 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.

View Examples of Custom Requests Below:

  • 210mm single bevel chef knife
  • Beveled swedge tang to tip design
  • VG10 stainless steel with hairline finish
  • Durable Mozambique ebony handle with stainless steel accents.
  • Rounded handle shape

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

Below Custom Order:

  • Shirogami YSS white paper carbon steel
  • 210mm sushi knife
  • Artist-series handle made-to-order
  • Carbon steel knives in any size available by custom order 
  • Hand-forged by a master bladesmith in Japan to your own specifications
  • Single or double bevel blades

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

Below Custom Order:

  • 270mm chef knife with unique artist series decorative handle
  • Shirogami core with softer stainless clad sides
  • Double bevel edge for use by right or left-handed chefs
  • Black matte finish
  • Hard, rare curly Hawaiian kiawe handle
  • Turquoise and nickel-silver accents

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

Ask us about other knives shown on Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest, where you can view many photos of previous custom orders not listed here.

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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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