Led by husband-and-wife duo Tomer Botner and Noam Blumenthal, made-to-order knives by Florentine Kitchen Knives (FKK) are utilized by Michelin-starred cooks all over the world.
One reader will win the chance to customize one Chef knife and one Paring knife, which include both carbon-steel or chrome steel blades and a alternative of two kinds of deal with.
The Chef knife is an all-round kitchen implement suited to all manners of slicing. The Paring knife is used for delicate actions like peeling and garnishing.
The winner can select between a dual-coloured “scaled” or multicolour “stacked deal with” for his or her knives. FKK’s knife handles are constituted of leather-based, stabilised wooden and Micarta, a composite materials of canvas and resin, generally utilized in knife handles for its endurance and sturdiness.
The Micarta color palette consists of: pink, ivory, yellow, blue, orange, black and inexperienced, with the addition of pink for the stacked handles.
The scaled deal with is predominantly one materials with an extra stripe of color between the blade and the dimensions of the deal with and designed to a conventional aesthetic.
Clients can select from the number of the seven Micarta colourways or 5 stabilised woods: beech gray, poplar gray, poplar pure, beech pure and beech pink.
Between the 2 sides, held collectively by polished-brass bolsters and pommels, a two-millimetre Micarta lining presents a contrasting element.
The winner might choose one or two colors for the liner, leading to one strong, colored line or a special color seen on both sides.
The bolder, stacked deal with is created by stacking black leather and colored Micarta discs in an alternating sample of as much as eight colors.
Customisation on this signature, striped type from FKK sees the leather-based intertwined with a mix-and-match of customer-selected Micarta colors.
All knives can be found with high-carbon Swedish stainless-steel blades. Alternatively, scaled knives can come fitted with French carbon-steel, while stacked knives can include barely extra light-weight, high-carbon German metal.
These carbon-blade knives could be personalised additional to incorporate a leopard-style or forced-patina end in addition to the usual satin-finish. Extra processing oxidises the blade to kind the dappled impact or a matte semi-protective coating.
For the ultimate contact, the winner can even be given the choice to engrave the 2 blades with as much as 14 characters of textual content, together with areas.
Since establishing the corporate in 2012, the founders revise the gathering yearly as supplies develop: “It ensures the constituent elements of the knives are premium and sturdy,” defined FKK.
Initially based mostly in Tel Aviv, the duo moved the corporate from Florentin – after which the corporate is known as – to Barcelona, the place they’re now based mostly within the vibrant neighbourhood of Raval.
FKK’s F4 vary presents Chef, Paring and Desk knifes, that are all made-to-order and could be bought both on-line or from the model’s just lately opened store-cum-workshop in Raval.
One winner will obtain a customized Chef and Paring knife. As a consequence of its hand-manufactured course of, manufacturing time for the set could be as much as 12 weeks.
Competitors closes four December 2019. One winner can be chosen at random and notified by e mail, and his or her identify can be printed on the prime of this web page. Entrants should be over 18 years outdated and the winner can be requested for proof of age. Phrases and circumstances apply.