The best kitchen knife block buy is one that is universal taking most knives.
This wooden knife block comes empty but filled with fine rods.
You take your knives and slide them between the nylon rods, you can put in most sizes and knife storage is not limited by the size of individual slots.
The nylon rods part and allow the blade in, the blade is not chafing against wood, so it stays sharp.
The kitchen knives are also safely held and protected waiting for use.
As you know, in a working kitchen, damp and dust can enter a knife block.
Regular knifeblocks are hard to clean.
This one, you can empty out the thin rods (attached to their base) and clean the rods and inside the wooden case.
The wooden knife block is heavy and should last for years.
It is also UK only.
11 in x 7.75 in x 7.75 in (27.9 cm x 19.7 cm x 19.7 cm)