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Paul's Knives, Paul Emmanuel Arestan, Lion Knives, Australian Custom Knives

Paul's Knives Custom Knife Desert IronWood Handle Acid Etched RWL-34 Blade


Exquisite Desert Ironwood Handle With Acid Etched Integral Guard


Paule Emmanuel Arestan is a French-Australian knife maker based in Brisbane Australia. Paul has his own eclectic production that changes all the time depending on his inspiration, he also take commissions and runs knife making classes. Paul is nothing short of an artisan. His knife making techniques are unique to himself and his combination of modern and traditional materials is exceptional. Paul happens to be a master at blade etching too. He hand paints every little detail on the blade, using bitumen paint and applies his unique multi-step etching technique to create a variably raised pattern on the blade. Paul's knives are artistic, one of a kind and truly beautiful. And the good part is he doesn't make the same knife twice!


This custom knife by Paul Emmanuel Arestan is a unique collectible piece of fine cutlery. Paul's philosophy is making knives with minimum number of parts and paying extra attention to details. His creations are simple, practical and uniquely beautiful.


This knife comes with signed certificate of authenticity and a beautiful hand made leather sheath by Shane Patridge at Black Blades. 

  • Specifications

    Overall length           205 mm

    Blade length              91 mm

    Handle length           115 mm

    Blade steel                  Damasteel RWL 34

    Blade finish                 Acid etched

    Handle material        Desert Ironwood

    Weight                         168 g

    Sheath                          Hand Crafted Genuine Leather

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