Custom Steak Knives

Our custom handcrafted steak knife sets feature individually hand-forged Japanese steel blades with handcrafted wood handles and boxes.

Our exclusive Salter Fine Cutlery designs can also be made to order with your choice of handle materials and decorative options.

16-piece custom luxury handmade steak knife set in rare old-growth Hawaiian curly koa wood presentation box from Salter Fine Cutlery

These unique and incredibly beautiful steak knife sets are simply the very best, high-end luxury steak knives available.

cLarge handmade steak knife set featuring our Charybdis whirlpool damascus hand-forged steak and carving knives with matching upgrade rare Hawaiian koa wood presentation box luxury handcrafted for the home by Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

For Quotes or To Order:

Copy/Paste us a photo or description of the set you like. Then email or call us.


  • Pick the blade you like
  • How many pieces you want
  • The handle style and materials that would be right for YOU
  • Preferred storage option: storage gift, beautiful keepsake or display presentation box

12-piece Charybdis series luxury handmade steak knife set in presentation box from Salter Fine Cutlery custom tableware

Above: 12-pc Charybdis design series luxury steak knife set in presentation box 130mm Cattleman's full-tang western style steak knife blades.

Because each steak knife set is custom-made to order and is a unique creation, we ask that you contact us at 808-883-0128 or E-mail us for a custom quote.  SalterFineCutlery@gmail 

Exclusive Salter Fine Cutlery design Cattleman's style steak knife with 5-inch blade and our Charybdis top-of-the-line design series whirlpool damascus finish with hidden tang artist-series handles

Above: 6-piece set demonstrates an example of our Cattleman's style whirlpool damascus blades together with 'artist-series' handles with keepsake box.

Below: This video below shows a 12-piece steak knife set in a presentation box.

The photos on this page show a small sampling of previously made custom steak knife sets.

We normally have a good supply of blades in stock to make your set to your own individual preferences.

Handcrafted luxury steak knife set featuring our Raptor design series blades with a selection of exotic woods in a keepsake box by Salter Fine Cutlery makers of luxury tableware for the home.

Above: 6-piece variety set; mix of beautiful hardwoods. VillageForge series hand-forged R2 stainless steel blades, short ebony bolsters.and keepsake box.

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Distinctive luxury handmade highest quality Raptor steak knives in presentation box by Salter Fine Cutlery

Please visit our Steak Knife Set Configurations page for more details and photos, as well as ordering information.

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Custom handcrafted steak knife set in presentation box from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

14-pc luxury handmade stainless steel steak knife set in dark curly koa wood presentation box from Salter Fine Cutlery

6-pc hand-forged Charybdis design series whirlpool damascus steak knife set in beautiful handcrafted presentation box by Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

Hand-forged Japanese Steak Knife Blades

Our steak knife blades are individually hand-forged by a Japanese master bladesmith to our proprietary designs.

We feature high-quality stainless steels. Shirogami carbon core steel available by request.

Several finish options. We can help! Choose from these design-series finishes: 

  • Charybdis
  • VillageForge
  • Mirror-Damascus
  • Clad Satin or Clad Mirror
  • Camelback Desert Sands
  • Salter Original Classic Damascus 
  • Fire-Hammered 
Two various blades and styles of our handmade steak knives both with ebony and brass handles from Salter Fine Cutlery

Please visit our Steak Knife Set Configurations page for more details and photos, as well as ordering information. CONTACT US: 808-883-0128 

8-piece Raptor-design luxury steak knife set in presentation box with mixed exotic wood handles from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

Eclectic 8-piece custom steak knife set with damascus blades and various handles from Salter Fine Cutlery

 Luxury Steak Knife Sets

We feature individually hand-forged Japanese blades, designed by and made exclusively for Salter Fine Cutlery.

  • Order any size set
  • Choose your blade
  • Your choice of handle wood
  • Your choice of decorative accents
  • Modern or highly decorated functional art
  • Choose your storage option
  • Special requests welcomed
10-piece custom steak knife set combining two different types of steak knives for different occasions handcrafted bespoke luxury steak knife set by Salter Fine Cutlery

Blade Options

All knives shown are R2 or VG10 stainless steel. SRS13 also available 

  • 'Charybdis' whirlpool damascus finish
  • 'VillageForge" combo hammered/damascus finish
  • Satin Clad for polished plain finish
  • 'Moderna' high-polish damascus finish
  • New 'Fire-Hammered' polished finish
  • 'Camelback' Desert Sands polished finish
  • 'Classic' damascus finish
  • Shirogami 'white paper' carbon steel; Damascus finish

Our newest addition steak knife blade finish from the Salter Original Classic series with a hamon only plain finish from Salter Fine Cutlery

The "Moderna Classic"

Features of this beautiful mirror polish whirlpool damascus design:

  • Modern high-polish finish with subtle random whirlpool design
  • Individually hand-forged in Japan
  • Signed by the bladesmith in kanji
  • R2 stainless steel
  • Full-tang design
  • Blade length; approx 5-inch
  • Overall length: 10-1/4" 
  • Elegant sweeping modern handle design
  • Your choice of handle materials
  • Choice materials to perfectly compliment your home
  • Beauty, simplicity, elegant artistry for your table

New Moderna Classic design finish featuring a high-polish subtle whirlpool damascus pattern from Salter Fine Cutlery

Handcrafted Quality:

  • Every knife made by hand.
  • Every blade made to our exclusive designs
  • Every handle custom created in our Hawaii workshop
  • Traditional old-fashioned handcraftsmanship in every set
CONTACT US by phone or e-mail: 
808-883-0128 or
Artisan collectible handforged stainless steak knife with decorative handle by Salter Fine Cutlery
Raptor series custom luxury hand-forged steak knives in keepsake box by Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

Handle Wood Options: 

We specialize in exotic and rare Hawaiian curly koa wood, but are more than happy to make your set in many other woods.

For samples of some we like to recommend, please visit this link to our Material Samples page.

  • Hawaiian mango or curly mango wood
  • Lychee wood
  • Hawaiian kiawe wood
  • Hawaiian Milo wood
  • Dark wenge wood
  • Dramatic burl woods like thuya burl
  • Whitewash look exotic ylang-ylang perfume wood
  • A number of locally reclaimed exotic woods
  • Walnut woods, several species available
  • and more.
Don't see it listed, ask. If it is not an endangered species, we can probably get it!
Below are some samples of other woods we have used for knife set handles.
Exotic thuya burlwood handle on our Raptor-design steak knife from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii
Above: Thuya burl wood handle
Below: Wenge wood handle
Custom made best quality steak knives from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii
Custom handmade steak knife with mango wood handle by Salter Fine Cutlery
Above: mango wood handle
Below: padauk wood handle
Raptor full-tang version steak knife with padauk wood handle and nickel-silver bolster from Salter Fine Cutlery
Exotic ylang-ylang perfume wood with nickel-silver bolster and black accents in this beautiful modern looking handle with our Raptor-design steak knife from Salter Fine Cutlery
Above: Ylang-ylang wood handle
Below: Figured lychee wood handle
Beautiful light colored with lots of feature lychee wood handle with our Raptor design steak knife by Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii
Bolster Options
  • Stainless steel; contoured
  • Nickel-Silver; contoured
  • Brass; contoured
  • Buffalo Horn
  • Mozambique Ebony (long or short)
  • Mokume upgrades available (various options)
  • Faux gem stone in several color options
  • other exotic materials available upon request
Custom handcrafted stainless steak knife set in presentation box as seen at Michaels-On-Simcoe restaurant by Salter Fine Cutlery
Please visit our Steak Knife Configurations page for more design ideas and sample photos.
We welcome your call. Contact Us for more information and pricing.
Call Us: 808-883-0128.
Handmade steak knife set featuring polished clad finish steak knives with stainless steel bolsters and curly koa wood handles in a presentation box handcrafted in Hawaii by Salter Fine Cutlery luxury dining room tableware and decor
Above: Stainless steel polished clad hairline finish steak knives. Presentation box with 2 removable trays

    Storage Options

    • Handcrafted Hawaiian koa gift, keepsake, or presentation boxes
    • Traditional style knife blocks for steak knives only or combination chef/steak sets
    • Handcrafted Hawaiian koa or classic maple in-drawer racks to fit your knife drawer.

    Combination steak and carving set in knife block Salter Fine Cutlery

    Presentation box handcrafted by Salter Fine Cutlery in Hawaii to hold 12-piece Cattlemans style luxury steak knife set
    Handcrafted presentation box to hold a Salter Fine Cutlery luxury steak knife set

    Need a price quote? Contact Us by e-mail or Call Us at: 808-883-0128

    Presentation Box of Hawaiian Koa wood for custom 12-piece steak knife set by Salter Fine Cutlery
    Wenge wood presentation box to hold 14-piece steak knife set from Salter Fine Cutlery
    Handcrafted display presentation box to fit 20-piece steak knife set from Salter Fine Cutlery of Hawaii

      To see more photos and set size and configuration ideas, please click here.

      Prices vary by set size, design, and box options. Please contact us for a custom quote.

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      We welcome your questions and gladly offer custom order consultations to help design the perfect product. If you do not see a material listed, please ask. We are able to accommodate most requests using a wide selection of rare, exotic legally-obtainable materials not listed here.

      All craftsmanship is fully guaranteed.