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Lacquerware Knife Covers

by Wendy on May 22, 2015


Wajima lacquerware originated in the city of Wajima in the Ishikawa Prefecture. One of Japan’s oldest techniques for lacquerware production, Wajima ware uses eight coats of lacquerware for enhanced durability.

Check out some of Korin’s beautifully handcrafted traditional Japanese knives with lacquerware covers or custom order your own through us!

For more information contact custserv@korin.com or call us at 1-800-626-2172



Special March Events

by KORIN on February 24, 2012

We have 4 upcoming events in March that you don’t want to miss:

Japan Week Opening Gala – March 1, 2012

Special Knife Sharpening Demonstration – March 3, 2012

Umami Seminars at Javits Center NYC – March 4 & 5, 2012

Sake Comes To Harlem – March 6, 2012


Happy Friday!
To celebrate Korin’s 30th anniversary, we will begin 2012 with a sale every week! Sales will begin at 10AM EST every Friday, continue while supplies last, and end 5PM EST every Thursday. Beautiful tableware, practical kitchenware, and of course our popular knives will be on sale every week.  Be sure to not miss this amazing opportunity.

This week 1.13.12 – 1.19.12 The Happy Friday Sale is
Glass Sake Pot and Sake Cup Set

This beautiful set of Glass Sake Pot & Cups is perfect for sharing with you and your loved one.

Set of 4 includes: 1 Glass Sake Pot with Silver Lid and Handle along with a glass ice compartment, 2 Glass Sake Cups & 1 Black Tray

Made in Japan.

Suggested only to be used with cold sake

Original Price $82.50

$49.50 this week only with promo code HFGS13


Togiharu PRO

January 9, 2012

Togiharu PRO We are proud to announce Misono’s very first collaboration with another brand! Although the material used is similar to the Misono 440, the edge retention of the Togiharu PRO alls between the Misono 440 and the UX10, due to how the the Togiharu PRO is hand finished using a better steel than the [...]

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Hayate Kizuna Limited Edition Knives

December 22, 2011

To show our appreciation to our dear customers, we would like to invite you to our in-store only special event. We have a highly limited Hayate Kizuna knives for sell at $195 each! There are several styles, but only very few of each type. Be sure to make your way downtown New York to the Korin [...]

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Korin Holiday 2011 Gift Ideas

December 22, 2011

Still don’t know what to get for your loved ones this holiday? Then see below for great last minute gifts that will be perfect for everyone on your list! Korin’s Gift Idea # 1 – TOGIHARU INOX STEEL: Stay sharp this holiday with exclusive to Korin only Togiharu Knives. http://bit.ly/gift1_togiharu With its ultra-thin profile and keen [...]

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Ion Strong Glass, A Must Get for the Holidays!

December 9, 2011

Ion Strong glasses are a must get for the holidays. Available in single pieces, 2 piece sets & 6 piece sets. And many different choices to choose from;  Champagne Flute, Wine Glass, Goblet Glass, Burgundy Glass, Pilsner Glass and many more. “Fine Crystal Ion Strong” is a completely new lead-free crystal glass which has been developed by [...]

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Nenox Corian Limited Edition Petty

December 5, 2011

The newest addition to our Nenohi Nenox collection, these Colored Corian Nenox petty knives are made from the highest grade Nenox high-carbon, stain-resistant steel and comes pre-sharpened with a hand-finished edge. While paying careful attention to detail with the blade, Nenohi has paired their handles with DuPont Corian technology to make the most efficient and [...]

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Holiday Knife Sale

December 1, 2011

This is the biggest sale of the year! 15% OFF KNIVES throughout December [excluding all Glestain and Masamoto Knives] Stop by our showroom located at 57 Warren Street, New York, NY 10007 Or shop online at www.korin.com and enter code KS1211 during checkout. We hope to see you during the Holidays! Be sure to check out our [...]

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Nenox Blue Limited Edition Knives

November 22, 2011

All chefs know that Nenox knives are the luxury brand of knives. Famous chefs all over the world, such as the Iron Chef winner Chef Morimoto love these Nenox knives. Between their long lasting edge retention, and their exquisite handles that vary between black paper micarta to buffalo horns, they are sure to make the [...]

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