The original bird’s beak was invented in 1925 by Jean Déglon. Created during a food restriction period, the bird’s beak point was used to easier trim potatoes, so as to waste as little as possible of the edible part. Also used to shape vegetables Darkwood is a knife collection with a sleek and elegant design that reintroduces the mythical knives developed by Jean Déglon in the 1920’s. The polished pressed wood handle gives the knife a great resistance to shocks, gaps in temperature and humidity. The stainless steel blade is assembled with 2 aluminium tubular rivets. The blade thickness has been adapted to the specific use of each tool, in order to ensure perfect maneuverability.