Our 5 Favorite Knife Blocks
You love your knives, right? Store them artfully!
Any chef will tell you that your most basic kitchen tools should include a well-sharpened set of knives. Once you've got those in your arsenal, then it's time to show them off. Here are five our of favorite knife blocks. Not surprisingly, as so many design trends are taking a natural direction these days, most of these blocks showcase their woodland materials as much as the knives themselves — but with a slick modern edge, so to speak.