Bistro Knife Block from Bodum. Treat yourself and your kitchen knives a better knife storage with this smooth and modern knife block. The insert contains plastic sticks that create more flexible knife storage for up to 6-8 knives. Place the kitchen knives horizontally, vertically or across - you decide! The knife block has a pattern of plastic dots that make it grip-friendly, and the silicone feet on the underside make it stand firmly.