The pocketknife whose design hasn't changed since 1890
The Opinel folding knife is world-renowned versatile knife made in France. Available in 10 different sizes, the Opinel small carbon penknife adapts to different hand sizes and needs.
The historic Opinel steel.
Carbon has played a role in the brand's success. It is the original steel used by the company, the steel that Joseph Opinel used when he created the folding knife. The carbon steel blade is distinguished by its exceptional knife edge and how easy it is to sharpen. The carbon steel knife is perfect for DIY, gardening, sculpture, wickerwork etc. The blade requires specific care to avoid any risk of corrosion. Find our tips on the blog Opinel & me. Opinel carbon knives also feature a beechwood handle and a Virobloc safety ring to secure the blade in the open or closed position.