Damasteel® Chef Invitational Online – August 2020

Damasteel® Chef Invitational Online second edition!

Buy handmade Damasteel® knives, meet international knife makers, watch demos, attend raffles and get answers to all your questions about Damasteel®. Welcome to the second edition of DCI Online!

In May we held Damasteel® Chef Invitational (DCI) completely digital and it became a pioneer among knife shows. This was a great experience with many happy visitors. In August 29 we continue with the online concept and make the event even greater!

Get your free ticket

  • Start with downloading Google Chrome. This is the browser we are sure always works when visiting a Hopin event. Using a non compatible browser is the most common reason to experience trouble with the site.
  • Visit the event site. Select a ticket and click Checkout. You will be asked to register as a Hopin user or sign in. This will only take a few minutes.
  • You will receive an email confirmation and an option to Add to Calendar. Done!

Watch this video if you want to learn more about the online event experience. For questions, contact dci@damasteel.com

Date and time:

August 29, 2020. 12 pm to 3 pm, pacific time.



Knife makers

We are proud to present the list of world class knife makers that will show their unique Culinary knives at DCI Online August 29:

Scott Wing – Leucadia Custom Knives
James Oatley – Oatley Knives
Drew Hash – Drew Hash Knives
Nate Bonner – NHB KnifeWorks
Aidan Mackinnon – Cut Throat Knives
Kevin Cross – Kevin Cross Knives
Niko Nicolaides – Nicolaides Knives
William Brigham – The Artificery
Brian Tighe – Tighe Knives
James Milne – Fifty 50 Knives
Don Carlos Andrade – California Custom Knives
Shawn Houston – Triple B Handmade
Salem Straub – Promethean Knives
Galen Garretson – Town Cutler
Isaiah Shroeder – Shroeder KnifeWorks
Dimitri Turcott – Studio Blade
Matthew Parkinson – Dragon’s Breath Forge
John Phillips – Phillips Forged

Damasteel® Culinary Knives

Click here to see all the knives from DCI Online May 18.


Everyone who is voting for Best in Show at DCI Online is attending a raffle draw and gets the chance to win a beautiful Damasteel® Chef knife from german WMF!

Cutting demo and sharpening demo

Watch our brand ambassador Chef Kolter Livengood cut vegetables the Damasteel® way. Afterwards he will teach you how to sharpen your knives like a pro! You are free to ask him questions during the whole event via chat or webcam.

Six different categories

The knife makers can win a prize for best contribution in six different categories. Best in show are voted for by the attendees, and everyone who is voting has a chance to win their own Damasteel® Chef knife. The categories are:

Best Chef knife
Best Cleaver
Best Paring knife
Best Bread knife
Best Japanese Chef knife
Best in Show


We are arranging DCI Online in cooperation with:
Galen Garretson from Town Cutler
Abe Shaw from Eatingtools and Living steel

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#dcionline2020 #damasteel


Send all your questions to dci@damasteel.com