Every year, the best designs by our exhibitors are submitted to our exceptional jury. Exhibitors who have registered for the festival are invited to present their most attractive pieces.

Three prizes will be awarded:

  • Coutellia award: € 1,500 and an enamelled lava trophy
  • Coup de Cœur award: € 900
  • Public award: table offered for the next show

Exhibitors can choose their preferred theme for the competition so as to allow everyone to express their creativity and originality in making the most stunning cutting tool.

To enter the cutlery and knife-making design competition: check the box “Please register me for the competition” on your application form.

Upon receipt of your application, we will ask you to provide us with certain details:

  • The name of the knife, accompanied by a photo where possible
  • The techniques involved in the knife’s design
  • Your creative approach

Competition entry

Contest is open to anyone registered as an cutler exhibitor. The following are the contest rules.
ATTENTION: You must drop the knife the day before the festival at 12h00 at the latest. The deposit can be doing at the CCI Puy-de-Dôme’s delegation or on Coutellia spot in Thiers.

  • Please describe briefly your knife
  • If possible, please provide a picture of the knife presented to the contest.
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