LOCAL KNIFE MAKERS, SHARPENERS & RESTORERS
330 Goodwood Rd, Clarence Park, SA
Local Makers Menu
Knives are our focus, passion and pursuit of perfection. You'll see what we have in the menu below.
We have also paired up with Local Makers of other Kitchen and BBQ essentials - Dining Tables, Racks & Rolls, Candles, Aprons, etc - our stock is forever changing and you can peruse what's happening now by scrolling below...
By Koi Team | Clarence Park & Woodville, SA
Japanese Knives & Sets
Japanese Knives fusing Japanese Steel with Local Australian Wood. Steels are formed with a Damascus Finish.
Japanese Knives by the Koi Team "Bring Colour to your Kitchen".
By Koi Team, SA
Australian "Kitchen" Knives
Knives are created with a little more heft for those who enjoy chopping and living with power - letting gravity do the chopping.
AUS10 steel with Australian wood/resin handles.
The Australian BBQ Collection
Dining outside over fire has been one of the most joyous experiences all around the world for thousands of years.
We have recently completed making a set of knives that can take your BBQ to the next level.
How many knives does your kitchen need?
In the words of famous french chef Jacques Pepin...
“You need 3 knives - a chefs knife, a petty knife and a serrated knife - but I have 105”…
"Big Red" Australian Knives
Collection of Blades for Kitchens & BBQs of Australia
Building your Collection?
At Koi we have a lot more flexibility when putting together collections. You can start with 1 or 12. We've added some collections we like however if you want something different just come to the shop or give us a buzz :)
By Lynn Elzinga-Henry | Adelaide Hills
Single Shoulder Aprons
Lynn lives in the Adelaide hills but learnt her art in Kyoto, Japan.
Lynn loves Japanese imagery and fusing art with utility. This time she's created Aprons to bring Japanese style and look to your kitchen or cafe.
By Koi Team
Gifts | If you're worthy
When we started, we were planning on making knives for high-end chefs. We have come to understand that we make more knives for gifts than anything else.
So we have started putting together some collections for those looking for gifts for a recipients that is worthy.
Why invest in a knife or two?
“Your knife does more work, and lasts longer, than your washing machine.” - Leo LeFranc
By Joao Sundfeld & Koi Team
Japanese steel like whetstones and leather strops. Keep your edges keen with the right tools.
Our head sharperner, Joao, has created and curated our collection of sharpening tools to get the best performance out of your knives.
By Koi Team & Karmine
Knife Racks, Rolls, Etc.
Whether it's racks needed for the kitchens or rolls for those on the move, we are constantly creating new tools to suit their purpose.
Our Kangaroo leather comes from Karmine, a sustainable Kangaroo abattoir and leathermaker north of Adelaide.
What's the best knife?
Easy Question. The chefs knife is the best knife... on Tuesday... but on Wednesday we make a salad... so we want the veg chopper... some days I need a cleaver. Then on Friday....
- Anonymous Customer
(Art Splatter from inside our Shed - Splattered by Joao Sundfeld)
Have a knife day!
Enjoy the now. Those who peruse will never lose :)
KNIFE STORE & SHARPENING SERVICES
Come and visit us at our new location. We have our full range of knives available, sharpening services, plus a collection of local makers that we are fond of.