This set contains 5 essential kitchen knives with a slimline bamboo block to store them in that takes up less room on your worktop than conventional knife blocks. Elevate knives feature weighted handles and integrated tool rests to prevent blades from touching the work surface when placed down. The blades are made from Japanese stainless-steel. The slimline block saves space on your worktop. The magnetic knife slots holds knives securely in place.