With the Shun Classic 3-Piece Build-a-block Set, you can build your own perfect set of Shuns. You can get the l-slot slim line Bamboo Block, the Classic 8-in. Chef's Knife, and the Classic combination honing Steel. The Chef's Knife is the one kitchen knife you can't do without and the honing steel helps maintain you razor-sharp edge, so we've included both with the starter set. But you'll still have four open slots to fill with the Shum Classics that you most want and need for your own personal style of cooking. The Shun Classic Build-a-Block Set also makes a wonderful gift and as you fill the slots over time , will ensure that gift-giving is easy for years to come.