Sounds good! Great question about inspiration. Honestly we haven't handled many high-end kitchen knives until pretty recently except for a Carter suji
I picked up an old Dexter Chef knife from a thrift store with a bent and broken tip just as a project knife to play around with. Soon as I saw it I knew
Jon's Kochi line is another option.
Also apparently available in belt form.
Jon I'm in for a set, thanks.