Takeshi Saji, one of the most experienced and renowned members of the Takefu Knife Village Cooperative makes beautiful knives ranging from small pettys to large Gyutos. Making incredible custom designs his knives are recognisable from the handles.
Born in 1948, Takeshi Saji has been manufacturing kitchen since for nearly 50 years with the Saji Uchiamono Compnay. He is the 3rd generation of his family involved in knife manufacturing, pioneering Japanese style knives and using traditional techniques. Due to the uniqueness of his knives, there are many fans in Japan and around the world