Opinel will debut Parallele, its first-ever knife block set, on October 1.
According to the company, the new set includes five knives and a sustainably harvested beech wood knife block. Each set comes with an 8-inch chef, Santoku, carving and paring knife, and either a bread or boning knife.
Each knife is made of stainless steel and has beech wood handles. The matching knife block has four slots for bigger knives and a single slot for smaller kitchen knives. It also features silicone pads on the bottom to keep the block in place.
The Parallele knife block set has a suggested retail price of $199.