How much does it cost?
Knives start at $2 for a very small knife and go up to $10 for a very long blade. The average chef's knife is $7. Serrated knives can cost more depending on the dullness and number of serrations. Scissors average $7 a pair.
What is the best way to carry my knives to the market?
Wrapped in a terrycloth towel or a knife case.
What is the best knife to buy?
My current favorite high-end knife is Kikuichi: kikuichi.com
I also recommend Mac Knives: macknife.com
Do you sharpen serrated knives?
Do you sharpen scissors, chisels, mezzalunas?
Yes, yes, yes.
Do you sharpen all knives by hand?
I have an electric grinder that I use sometimes for very thick, stubborn knives but for the most part, I do everything by hand.
Do you repair knives?
Yes. I can put a new tip on a knife and straighten out dings and bends.