Picasso used an Opinel to carve his sculptures, while Roger Frison-Roche, the Savoyard
alpine guide and mountaineer, never made an ascent without carrying an Opinel
In 2006 Opinel was
recognised in "Phaidon Design Classics" as one of the most
successful 999 designs of all time by a panel of international
classic and unique design these French country knives have a natural wood handle, and models
over 7cm in length also feature a safety locking ring.
Available in both
carbon and stainless steel blades in a huge range of sizes. From just a
3.5cm blade, right up to 12cm.
Simplicity at its finest.