Forge de Laguiole table knives are considered by most to be the absolute best money can buy, and, as a result, they are not cheap! Each one of those sets is handcrafted in the village of Laguiole where the Laguiole style of cutlery first appeared in the 1820s. Of course, you can find similar "looking" set of 6 table knives for $49 if this is what you are looking for you are on the wrong website. Laguiole Imports offers the best French cutlery, we do not offer sets that are made in Asia or, in many cases poorly made in France.Learn more about the Laguiole cutlery business here.