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A small knife maker with a big heart. Courses offered. Beautiful array of hand crafted knives... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
via mobile
Well done,stunning knives,gifts!!!

One of those places were you can very easily get totally carried away and blow your total budget on... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 weeks ago
“Dreadfully Disappointing ”
10 Apr 2018
“Brilliant place to visit”
My husband and I are knife makers and we make knives to our customers specifications. We sell our products and other knife makers knives in our shop. Entrance to the shop is free. We have daily workshop tours available at R150.00 per person. The...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
733 Church Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
+27 72 181 4700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has more signage in Clarens than any other place. After finally finding it, we were enormously disappointed. It has a tiny display of what are essentially hunting knives. The workshop is in the background with nothing happening. No one to show you anything,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FussyOz
YolandeB181, Owner at Bossie Knives, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You are the first to say that we have the most signage in Clarens thank you. Custom handmade means that everything is done by hand and we can only do so much. You came after the Xmas season so what did you expect. With regards...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

A while ago Bossie made me a hunting knife and it is beautiful. I love it with its leather holster. A lovely workshop and small showroom and friendly people. I think orders come and go so the knives in the shop vary so its the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I was so looking forward to seeing all the knives and sheaths only to find a small handful that were mostly marked as sold. When chatting to the guy, there was no interest in showing us around or explanation offered in the knife making process....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank westley2017
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I love my knives so i was very excited to go to the knife maker in Clarens. I was very disappointed, not only with the fact that it took me 3 walks up and down the street that indicated the knife maker was, but it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank atheliah
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

An interesting outing with insight to how knives are made . Very unique hand made Knives for all occasions . If you looking for something different you must visit .

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A small knife maker with a big heart. Courses offered. Beautiful array of hand crafted knives. Friendly and willing to help

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DerrickandBarbara
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

One of those places were you can very easily get totally carried away and blow your total budget on nice to have items,but to see the craftsmanship,very good.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank coen_12
Management response:Responded 23 January 2017

Thank you Coen for your nice review, we aim to please. Sharp regards Bossie

Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We went to look out of curiosity. My wife was not interested in going . We were pleasantly surprised. The knife makers take such pride in their creations . The quality and finish of the products was close to perfection. My wife was more interested...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank AlanMendy
Management response:Responded 28 March 2016

Hallo Alan, thank you for taking the time to write a review, it is greatly appreciated. Please visit us again. Kind Regards Yolande

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