“Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together.”
When we say "Custom" we mean a unique luxury piece with a unique material. The materials guide Manu steps and for a few instants, he is in complete immersion in his imaginary world in quest of perfection. And as he likes to say, a perfection that does not exists…
These knives are hand forged and crafted, every detail is a work of art. Handles made of from fossilized Mammoth ivory fleck detailing. Extremely unique and stunning coloration along the handle. Hand sizzled artisry along the back top.
- Blade: Damas 1,200 layers of 440C and 302.
- Bolster: Damascus from Achim Wintz
- Spacer : Two Mammoth inserts
- Screw : St Dupont flowers
- Closing system : Liner Lock
- Blade size : 10 cm
Interior of the knife pocket has a unique hand-etched inscription in French by the artist. "Le Temps qui passe ne repasse plus, alors il faut vivre son temps." (Time that goes on, does not come back so live in this moment/time)
Designed by Manu Laplace 20 years ago, the 1515 folding knife line is clean and sophisticated.
The line of the 1515 pocket knife has remained unchanged for 20 years, Manu Laplace create and recreate all the parts of the knife to make new collections. His imagination and creativity are boundless, constantly inspired by travels and meetings with extraordinary people. By their singularity, inspire patterns and materials to Manu.