ISSUE 17  |  Seattle Market

Kitchen: Knife Rack Roundup

April 28, 2011 10:08 AM

BY Julie Carlson

Are knife racks (and collections) having a moment? Some of our favorite kitchens lately feature casually displayed sets of mismatched blades (vintage and new).

Above: The Brooklyn loft kitchen of Susan and William Brinson of the House of Brinson (first spotted on Design Sponge); William collects vintage kitchenware, specifically knives.

Above: A detail shot of William's knife collection, via House of Brinson.

Above: Chicago-based design duo Linnea Gits and Peter Dunham recently formed a new design studio called Uusi; their wall-mounted Pukko Knife Holder features a strong magnet encased in reclaimed, old-growth cypress wood; $125 from UUSI Shop.

Above: Knives and cheese service utensils at the Mill Valley Beerworks. Photo by John Merkl.

Above: A kitchen in Sweden with a collection of knives and cleavers; via Emma's Design Blogg.

Above: A collection of Japanese knives in a Finnish kitchen photographed by Morten Holtum; via Desire to Inspire.

Above: Raymond Biesinger and Elizabeth Hudson's kitchen; via Design Sponge.

Above: Knife rack as magnetic board.