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Same day & while you shop or drop off in Bristol

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802 878-4545


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Essex Junction


Jim Cunningham 65 Munsill Ave.  Bristol Vermont 05443

(802) 453-2453

Non serrated Knives:  $4.00 - Serrated: $5.00


Reshape  broken knife tip:  Starts at $2.50

    Let's face it, most of us expect a lot from our kitchen knives but we don't give them the respect they deserve!  They do all the work day after day-- chopping and cutting, slicing and dicing, peeling and prying (prying?)...and what do we do?  We drive them into rock hard cutting surfaces, pile them in drawers stuffed with peelers and tongs and last year's take-out menus; we throw them in dishwashers to clang around with forks and spatulas.  And still we expect them to remain sharp and effective even in these despicable conditions....well, you get the picture!


Having your kitchen knives professionally sharpened once or twice a year is a good way to keep them in good working condition for years to come.  Then take them home and give them the respect they deserve by cleaning and drying them by hand and storing them with their blades protected in their very own knife block or drawer or on a magnetic strip.

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Are your knives dull?  Do you have friends and their knives are dull? Collect your knives and your friends and I will pick them up or come to your location to sharpen. There is a 60 knife minimum. Rates are $4.00 per knife and $5.00 for serrated blades. Call me for more information or to schedule a date.


Shelburne Farms 37th Annual Harvest Festival September 19th.  Come see me in action and bring your pocket knife and have it sharpened free.

Link to the Harvest Festival 


Knives Sharpened in Middlebury

For all the folks that miss me at the Middlebury Farmer's Market I will be at the Middlebury Natural Food Co-op Saturday August and Saturday September 5th 10:00 to 1:00. Stop in and get your dull knives sharpened while you shop.  This will be a trial run so tell all your friends.  Sorry no early knife drop off at this location.


Healthy Living in South Burlington is the first and third Wednesday of every month. August 5 & 19, September 2 & 16 from 11:00 to 2:00


As The Crow Flies at 58 North Main Street in St Albans. Next sharpening date is November 14th   11:00 to 2:00


Chef Contos Kitchen and Store in Shelburne. Second Sunday of the month. August 9 & September 13, 11:00 to 2:00


Stowe Kitchen and Bath in Stowe on Mountain Road.

August 29, & September 26,   11:00 to 2:00.

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Sharpening Schedule for August & September


At these locations early knife drop off welcome and pick up at your convenience.  Or you can have them sharpened while you shop.


For early drop off. Please wrap your knives in a dish towel or newspaper for your and our safety. A bag will be supplied at drop to enter your contact info.