Mellor is a key figure in British design with an international reputation as a designer, manufacturer and shopkeeper. Born in Sheffield, he has always specialised in metalwork and is often referred to as 'the cutlery king'. David Mellor Design operates on the simple principle that well-designed equipment can improve your life. His famous, high quality cutlery is manufactured in a purpose-designed modern factory in the Peak District National Park. Made with stainless steel, Mellor has a range of collections with the most spectacular designs which exploit the latest technological advances to arrive at various sculptural forms.