Robert Welch Knives and Homeware The Robert Welch story started in 1955 and since then the brand has become renowned for producing high quality items with timeless designs. Robert Welch is probably best known for its cutlery and knives. They were the first company to use stainless steel in their cutlery and even today it is made from hard wearing stainless steel with a mirror-polished finish. Blending style with function their ranges of cutlery are comfortable to use and look elegant on the table. Similarly, Robert Welch knives are fully forged from German stainless steel and feature ergonomic handles and Japanese style blade edges. They have created a knife for all your cutting and chopping needs and their knife sets and knife blocks are a popular choice. Robert Welch utensils follow the trend for functional pieces with smart design features. From comfortable handles to lipped ends so the utensils can hang easily they look as good as they perform. Robert Welch have also designed beautiful homeware such as candlesticks, hurricane lamps and tea light holders. Remaining true to their roots they cleverly use polished stainless steel to help bounce light and natural wood to add detailing. These pieces are truly special, and, as they are gift-boxed they make the perfect present. Whichever Robert Welch piece you choose you will benefit from their stunning designs matched with functionality and quality.