My First Kitchen Knife - Le Petit Chef
Opinel is a company that have manufactured high quality wooden handled knives since 1890 in France. They still make some of the best quality wooden handled knives today.
This first knife by Opinel is the perfect knife to gift your little one that loves to cook and help in the kitchen. The Le Petit Chef Knife is a high quality 10cm rounded stainless steel blade that perfect for cutting and slicing. The little ring within the knife helps teaches the correct positioning of the fingers when cutting. The handle is made with a beautiful beech wood.
It also comes with a Finger Guard that protects the hand holding the food being cut. It allows the child to adopt the position of the claw safely. The claw being the position of having the first two knuckles bent and the thumb and little finger holding the food.
Please note that this is not a toy but a tool and children should be supervised when using it at all times.
Suitable for children ages 7 and up
Made in France.
Children are at risk of injury when using knives or cutters without adult supervision. It is illegal to sell knives to persons under 18 years - please do not purchase this product if you are under 18 years of age. Additional restrictions may apply for carrying or concealing a knife in public. Please consult your state and territory laws.
Knives when used appropriately allow for extraordinary creative expression, mastery and craftsmanship. Please take care as you become familiar with knives.