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  • Sugg. Price: $277 Our Price: $225
    Made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs, Global's award-winning knives are prized for their perfect balance, light weight and sleek, seamless construction. This set includes three fundamental pieces of kitchen cutlery, so you can enjoy the performance of Global knives every day. Set includes a 7" Asian chef's knife, a 5" hollow-ground santoku and a 4" paring knife.
  • Sugg. Price: $260 Our Price: $179
    Global is celebrating its milestone 30th anniversary with this special set of  limited-edition knives, each marked with a commemorative logo. Famous for its perfect balance, precision performance and seamless construction, this lightweight cutlery is hand-forged in Japan using a process inspired by the crafting of ancient samurai swords. Set includes a 3 1/2" paring knife, a 5" chef's knife and an 8" hollow-ground chef's knife.
  • Sugg. Price: $175 Our Price: $139.95
    Designed to create thin, uniform slices of everything from roast meats to smoked salmon, this precision knife is equally proficient at cutting fruits and vegetables. Hollow ovals ground into the blade reduce friction and prevent bits of food from sticking to the knife. VG-MAX super steel blade is clad on each side with 16 microthin layers of high-carbon steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Indentations along the blade reduce friction and keep slices from sticking.
  • Sugg. Price: $119 Our Price: $92
    Global's award-winning knives are made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs. A versatile knife for chopping and slicing, the santoku combines the benefits of a cleaver and a chef's knife. Indentations on the blade edge reduce drag and minimize sticking. Blade is made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion.
  • Sugg. Price: $105 Our Price: $79.95
    This professional knife sharpener sharpens both straight-edge and serrated knives in a matter of minutes. As compact as it is efficient, the high-performance electric sharpener uses an advanced two-stage process to guarantee precision results. State-of-the-art two-stage sharpening creates gothic arch shaped edges, which are stronger and longer lasting than hollow-ground or conventional V edges.
  • Sugg. Price: $119$159 Our Price: $59$123
    Global's award-winning knives are made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs. These chef's knives have hollow-ground indentations along the blade that reduce sticking, which allows for quicker, more efficient slicing and chopping. Blade is made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion.
  • Sugg. Price: $159 Our Price: $125
    Global's award-winning knives are made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs. Carving meats and roasts is easier than ever with this razor-sharp carving knife, which has hollow-ground blade indentations that reduce sticking as you slice and serve. Blade is hand forged of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion.
  • Sugg. Price: $159 Our Price: $123
    Made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs, Global's award-winning knives are an excellent choice for the discerning home cook. Designed with an extra-wide blade, this vegetable knife is ideal for efficient chopping, dicing and slicing. Blade is made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion.
  • Sugg. Price: $955 Our Price: $499.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. This set includes a full assortment of everyday knives as well as some specialized knives for specific tasks. Zwillings Fridour ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic.
  • Sugg. Price: $1,188 Our Price: $799.95
    Produced by Japans leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. This ten-piece collection includes the knife styles most used by professional chefs and home cooks alike. VG-MAX super steel blades are clad on each side with 69 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain.
  • Sugg. Price: $3,479 Our Price: $1,999.95
    Meet our most comprehensive assortment of Wsthof Classic cutlery for the home cook. No matter what the cutting task, youll find the perfect knife for the job in this professional-quality set. Each knife is precision-forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion.Wsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tangs are triple-riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control.
  • Sugg. Price: $1,588 Our Price: $1,099.95
    These western-style knives from our Shun Reserve collection are as beautiful to behold as they are a pleasure to use. Striking in their design, the colorful charcoal-and-crimson PakkaWood handles are contoured for comfort and embellished with an inlaid mosaic crest. Handcrafted in the style of western cutlery, the knife has a fully forged blade that provides added balance when making precision cuts.
  • Sugg. Price: $4,085 Our Price: $2,799.95
    Named for the blacksmiths forge, the Kaji series was developed by Shuns master knife makers exclusively for Williams-Sonoma. Combining ancient Damascus-steel and clad-construction techniques, this set includes a wide range of superb cutlery in the essential sizes. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus.
  • Sugg. Price: $601 Our Price: $399.95
    Produced by Japans leading blade manufacturer, Shun knives reflect the craftsmanship of a centuries-old tradition of Japanese knife making. These professional knives allow you to cut and slice foods with exceptional precision and control. VG-10 super steel blades are clad on each side with 69 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain.
  • Sugg. Price: $1,784 Our Price: $1,199.95
    Named for the blacksmiths forge, the Kaji series was developed by Shuns master knife makers exclusively for Williams-Sonoma. Combining ancient Damascus-steel and clad-construction techniques, this set makes an excellent introduction to the Kaji series. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus. Inspired by centuries-old samurai swordmaking techniques, the blades construction creates a supersharp cutting edge.
  • Sugg. Price: $2,372 Our Price: $1,599.95
    For ambitious cooks, this set makes an excellent introduction to the Kaji cutlery series developed exclusively for us by Shun. The process of forging the blades combines ancient Damascus and clad construction techniques. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus. Inspired by centuries-old samurai swordmaking techniques, the blades construction creates a supersharp cutting edge.
  • Sugg. Price: $165 Our Price: $139.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. This knifes long, narrow and flexible blade makes ultrathin slices of meat and cheese.
  • Sugg. Price: $150 Our Price: $119.95
    This hollow-ground santoku knife has a wider blade than typical santokus, which makes for generous knuckle clearance as you chop, slice or mince. A special curved bolster design by architect Matteo Thun promotes a perfect professional grip for comfort and safety, and allows both Western rocking cuts and Asian chop cuts. Wide blade increases knuckle clearance for more comfortable and efficient cutting.
  • Sugg. Price: $125$150 Our Price: $99.95$119.95
    Santoku means "three benefits" in Japanese, which only hints at this knifes versatility. The multipurpose blade is great for mincing, slicing and dicing. Forged in Solingen, Germany, the knife is designed to meet the challenges of professionals as well home cooks and combines a classically contoured design with refined construction standards that ensure superior sharpness, strength and durability. The shallow depressions on each side of the blade minimize drag while you chop and slice.
  • Sugg. Price: $238$375 Our Price: $189.95$249.95
    From our premium Kaji line by Shun, this santoku is handcrafted in Japan and blends new technology with centuries-old traditions of handcraftsmanship. A versatile knife for chopping and slicing, the santoku combines the benefits of a cleaver and a chef's knife. Hollow-ground indentations on its blade reduce friction and minimize sticking. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus.
  • Sugg. Price: $438 Our Price: $289.95
    Crafted in Japan exclusively for Williams-Sonoma, our premium Kaji line features strong, razor-sharp blades that merge new technology and centuries-old handcrafting traditions. The sumo santoku blades extra heft gives it plenty of cutting power for larger jobs. The double-wide blade and added weight of this blade give it the focused power to tackle larger jobs than a standard Santoku.
  • Sugg. Price: $125$150 Our Price: $99.95$119.95
    This hollow-ground santoku knife excels for precision chopping, slicing and mincing of meat, fish and vegetables. A special curved bolster design by architect Matteo Thun promotes a perfect professional grip for comfort and safety, and allows both Western rocking cuts and Asian chop cuts. Each knife is precision forged using Zwillings Sigmaforge process, resulting in an exceptionally hard yet flexible blade.
  • Sugg. Price: $125$160 Our Price: $99.95$129.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. This multipurpose santoku features shallow indentations along the blades sides that reduce drag for greater precision when youre chopping and slicing.
  • Sugg. Price: $250 Our Price: $199.95
    From our premium Kaji line by Shun, this hollow-ground chef's knife is indispensable for chopping, dicing, mincing and slicing fruits and vegetables. Crafted in Japan, its strong, razor-sharp blade merges new technology and centuries-old handcrafting traditions, ensuring impeccable performance time after time. Hollow-ground indentations on the blade reduce friction and minimize sticking for exceptional release of everything from summer tomatoes to hard cheeses.
  • Sugg. Price: $213$350 Our Price: $169.95$239.95
    Made exclusively for us in Japan, this versatile knife by Shun performs impeccably on everything from summer tomatoes to winter squashes. Hollow-ground indentations on the blade reduce friction and minimize sticking. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus. Inspired by centuries-old samurai swordmaking techniques, the blade's construction creates a supersharp cutting edge.
  • Sugg. Price: $1,200 Our Price: $699.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. Our set includes knives for everyday paring, mincing, slicing and chopping as well as four individual steak knives. Zwillings Fridour ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic.
  • Sugg. Price: $690 Our Price: $399.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. This set includes a wide assortment of everyday knives for paring, mincing, slicing and chopping.
  • Sugg. Price: $363 Our Price: $229.95
    This western-style knife is part of the Reserve collection from Shun and is as beautiful to behold as it is a pleasure to use. A core tool in professional kitchens, a chefs knife is indispensable for everyday cutting tasks from chopping to slicing. Shuns chefs knife features a supersharp blade hollow-ground with indentations that reduce friction and minimize sticking. Striking in its design, the colorful charcoal and crimson PakkaWood handle is contoured for comfort and has an inlaid mosaic crest.
  • Sugg. Price: $124.95$175 Our Price: $99.95$124.95
    Combining the benefits of a chef's knife and cleaver, this hollow-ground santoku is indispensable for chopping, slicing and dicing. Oval indentations on the blade's sides reduce friction to produce clean, uniform cuts and minimize sticking. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 16 microthin layers of high-carbon steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. The wide, angle-tipped blade combines the best features of a chef's knife and a cleaver.