Produced in the heart of the French Alps since 1890, Opinel pocket knives draw simplicity and durability from their mountain roots. Over time, the Opinel folding knife has been adopted world over and is now a recognised design icon. It remains ever practcial and popular for DIY, camping, or picnics in the countryside.
This luxe gift set includes:
Opinel No.8 : Stainless Steel Blade + Olive Wood Handle
Leather Sheath : protective travel case
Timber Gift Box w Clear Lid
Opinel Olive Wood No.8 Gift Set
The Opinel company was founded in 1890 in Chambery in the Savoie region of France by Joseph Opinel, and his descendants still own the company. Opinel employs around 100 people; produce 4 million knives per year; all of their manufacturing is still done in Chambery. The easily-recognisable Opinel folding knife is acknowledged as one of the best knives in the world and has won many design prizes.
Traditional Range - Carbon and Stainless Steel Knives
The main features of Opinel carbon steel are its exceptional cutting quality and its very easy sharpening.
The corrosion-resistant stainless-steel blades are made from Swedish Sandvik steel and require no special care.
Opinel Garden - Knives and Tools
Foldable stainless steel knives and saws for harvesting, pruning, grafting and more. Quality handles of natural beechwood.
Beautiful knives with unique or rare handles, polished blades and gift boxed.
Opinel Kitchen Knives
Knives for every practical domestic and professional use in the kitchen.