Kamikoto

Kamikoto

Kamikoto is a maker of Japanese steel knives – crafted from high-grade steel sourced from Honshu in Japan. Kamikoto knives are made for a lifetime, the perfect balance of strength and aesthetic beauty. Kamikoto stays true to Japan’s century-old legacy of steel-making excellence, to create knives of unmatched quality and beauty.

Kamikoto | A Legacy of Excellence

Yamamoto-san is a fourth-generation master knifesmith and Chairman of the Kamikoto Advisory Board. He continues to work in the company founded by his great-great grandfather in 1908. A family of swordsmiths, Yamamoto-san ancestors made their living forging traditional katana blades. The family refined steel and made katana blades for the Japanese Navy. Yamamoto-san’s sees the […]