These knives are held upright when used to cut leather. Cutting upright is a common tradition in Japan and Korea because the technique produces consistent straight cuts. They feature a specialized handle for holding the knife in this position.
Shipment Arriving in December
All orders placed by November 10th will arrive in our next shipment in early December. It will include our more popular sizes and configurations of each item.
The award winning tool company, Doldokki has been innovating and modernizing tool designs in Korea since 2007. Founded by an automotive designer, they quickly established a reputation for high quality, beautiful tools.
These sleek, ergonomic tools use a variety of exotic hardwoods include ebony, rosewood, cocobolo and Lignum Vitae. The range of woods used helps to give each hand made tool more unique characteristics. They are made from SKD11 (D2) steel that is masterfully hardened to 60 Rc and shaped to its final dimensions. The semi-stainless finish and greater hardness ensures better wear and retention of sharp edges.
Each tool is hand-made in short production runs and comes ready to use immediately for your leather crafting needs.