Perhaps there is no more common object than a knife that can be found in any home. Many families have at least a few knives perhaps even a few dozen. In most families, knives are used as usual household items never thinking about their origin. In this article devoted to author's knives with a fixed blade we tried to present knifemaking as a kind of modern art. Appraise the quality, shape, skillful work used steel, the beauty of the finish and the external appeal of the blades presented in our collection.
Quite often, having bought a knife, we catch ourselves thinking that we want to buy one more, and then this one and this one. At some point, we admit to ourselves that we are starting to buy knives without any system and meaning. At this moment it's time to understand and accept the terrible - I'm a collector.