These Wood Knife Blocks are handcrafted by A Gift of Wood. Each handcrafted Wood Knife Block measures 12 1/2 inches long, 5 inches wide, 3 1/2 inches thick and stands 10 1/2 inches high, and it is made of solid hardwoods with six slots. An ideal accessory for any knife sets. There are two slots 1/8 inch by 7/8 inch for boning and fillet knives, two slots 1/8 inch by 1 1/4 inches for heavy knives, one 1/8 inch by 2 1/4 inches for a butcher knife, and the steel slot is 1/2 inch square. All slots extend the entire length of the block.
Various combinations of wood are arranged between a top and bottom piece, which are made from the same kind of wood. The two wood combinations offered are: walnut, oak, cherry, oak, walnut; or oak, walnut, cherry, walnut, oak. Please note that no stain is used on any of our wood pieces. A clear lacquer varnish ensures a long-lasting, quality finish that wipes off easily with a damp cloth to keep your block looking its best for years to come. These Wood Knife Blocks are great as gifts for weddings, anniversaries, birthdays and other special occasions.