The best of over 700 years of the Japanese sword-making tradition, combined with modern technology has produced kitchen cutlery like none other. Shun is the world's most famous manufacturer of high quality kitchen cutlery. Originally designed and created with the professional chef in mind, now home chefs can also enjoy the beauty and durability of Shun Knives. Shun kitchen knives are unmatched when it comes to usability and strength. With special designs made to give the chef the most comfort, a Shun knife will feel like an extension of your own arm. Purchase a Shun today and feel the difference!All Shun knives include free lifetime sharpening from their US Headquarters in Tualatin, Oregon!