It began in 1928 at the land of dark Arctic winters and the midnight sun, when Janne Marttiini decided to produce quality in Finnish Lapland.
By focussing on the user, he began to create beautiful, high-quality utility knives to be used in the harshest conditions.
Don't let its beauty fool you. The moment you put one to a test, you're convinced it is the perfect tool for your need. You feel the sensation of natural materials like leather, curly birch, reindeer antler, and of course the ultra-sharp blade always made from the finest steel.
Today they are a combination of generations of craftsmanship and modern technology that create knives that are not only sharp but also perfectly represent the beauty and toughness of the North. They're called "puukko" – the Nordic knife.