Nigara Hamono is a family run business that have been creating swords and knives since their official appointment by the Tsugaru clan more than 350 years and 8 generations ago. Their skill and finishing has a reputation for the absolute highest quality that is unquestionably deserved on every level.
Led by master blacksmith Tsuyoshi Yoshizawa, every knife they make is forged by hand with the utmost care attention to detail and quality creating a knife that will last many years.
Cutting Edge Knives is a small family run business based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We love the history and craftsmanship that goes into making Japanese chef knives and the excitement and enjoyment you experience when using a truly sharp knife in the kitchen.
Since 2011 we've helped thousands of happy customers find the perfect knife for their cooking and hope to serve you soon.