First of all, contrary to popular thinking, the Laguiole is not a registered trademark for knife but a type of pocket knife named after the eponymous village in the Aveyron. Famous for its curved shape and decorated with a mythical bee design.
That’s why the Master Cutler proposes original and varied models. Indeed, we can find Laguiole with wood handle, horn handle, brass bolster or stainless steel bolster.
Then, the Laguiole classic pocket knife also exists with a Damascus blade and mammoth handle.This knife becomes a real collector’s jewel… Moreover, Claude Dozorme has made a guilloché work of the spring until the blade of the knife. These details makes this knife a unique pocket knife.
Finally, the blade of this pocket knife is made with 12C27 stainless steel. It’s a high quality Swedish steel. It gives the Claude Dozorme’s knives a very good cutting edge.
Each knife made by Claude Dozorme is 100% made in France. Claude Dozorme’s Laguiole pocket knives are made in the respect of the cutlery tradition, in an artisanal way.
Advantages of the Laguiole classic pocket knives :
- 100% made in France
- High quality 12C27 steel
- Forged bee
- Decorated spring as well as the beginning of the blade
- Stainless bolster or brass bolster
- Sheperd’s cross on the handle
- Forced switchblade closing
- Plate shearing