Podforge knives show a deftness and attention to detail consistent with the best traditions of knifemaking around the world. But don’t let their pretty looks fool you. These are serious knives, the kind you could use to break down a Caribou carcass out on the tundra. They’re serious knives because custom knifemaker Dietrich Podmajersky wouldn’t have it any other way.

8 inch Chef's knife with dyed and stabilized curly maple handleKitchen Knives

To a chef, a good set of kitchen knives is a necessity. It can also be a statement, a way of expressing your individuality. Whether you’re a professional chef or a wizard in your home kitchen, a chef’s knives say a lot about them. What do you want yours to say about you?

5 inch camp knife with green canvas micarta handle and zompoc finishUtility Knives

The campfire is your gourmet kitchen, and tonight’s venison feast isn’t going to wait for your neighborhood butcher to show up and piece him out. While this scenario might not happen every day, we simply cannot overstate how important a good, dependable knife is to the outdoorsman.

Collectible Knives

The knife collector knows: A fine knife transcends mere utility. There are a lot of knives out on the market. Some are cranked out in the thousands—replicas generally intended for not much more than show. It’s not unlike owning a sports car without an engine. Sure, it looks great—but from a Podforge knife, you can expect great looks and great functionality.