best csgo knife skins

Best CSGO Knife Skins – [TOP 15]

Since its launch in 2012, CSGO has had an independent economy created by selling cosmetic items. Especially the players who are trying to get valuable in-game skins to ensure the active functioning of the community market. In addition, it has been almost ten years since the release of CSGO. And in this period, hundreds of skins were added to the game. In this article, we will examine the most liked knife skins by the CSGO community.

In short, we will try to rank based on the rarity, price, and popularity of the knives. Now let’s take a closer look at how you can have all these knife skins together. Have a pleasant reading.

1. Butterfly Knife | Marble Fade (FN)

Price: $1,200.00 – $1,500.00

Collection: The Breakout Collection

Released: July 1, 2014

Case: Operation Breakout Weapon Case, Spectrum, Spectrum 2

It is a simple knife, popularly known as a butterfly. However, various colors are used in this unique design, Marble Fade. Especially the harmony of the red and black metallic on the handle draws attention.

At the same time, we can see the harmony of more than one color with a metallic appearance like a rainbow on the sharp part of the blade. Designed with a mix of red, blue, yellow, and black, it is one of the rarest knives.

Since it is a very rare skin, you may need to do detailed research before purchasing. That’s why you can browse Lootbear and buy it for a lower price, unlike most sites on the market.

2. Paracord Knife | Case Hardened (FT)

Price: $122.85 – $160.31

Collection: Case Hardened

Released: November 18, 2019

Case: Fracture Case, Shattered Web Case

It has the look of a classic commando knife. Since the steel part of the blade was heated at a high temperature, hardening and rainbow color changes occurred on the surface. It is aimed to have a realistic design by wrapping the handle part of the knife with a parachute cord.

We think that it is a knife that everyone can use with pleasure since it is below the average price. If you want to buy, you can use 3rd party sites, or you can set up a buy order on the Steam Community Market. Finally, our users who like to open a safe and try their luck can try to drop this knife by opening a Fracture Case.

3. Karambit Case Hardened (Blue Gem)

Price: $398.99 – $418.00

Collection: Blue Gem: The Arms Deal

Released: August 14, 2013

Case: CS:GO Weapon Case 1-2-3, eSport 2013 Case, eSports 2013 Winter Case, eSports 2014 Summer Case

You may have never actually seen this knife in-game. Because here is one of the rarest knives in CSGO. The Blue Gem version is very rare and sells for as high as $100,000.

The normal case hardened version has designs of the dominant colors of gold, blue, purple, and black. Another reason why the Karambit Blue Gem is so rare is that it is one of the first skins added to the game.

4. M9 Bayonet | Crimson Web

Price: $5,220.21 – $7,500.00

Collection: Crimson Web

Released: August 14, 2013

Case: CSGO Weapon Case 1-2-3, eSport 2013, eSports 2014 Summer, Operation Bravo, Phoneix Weapon, Operation Vanguard, Revolver, Winter Offensive

M9 Bayonet Crimson Web is perhaps one of the most used and often rarely obtained knife skins in CSGO. If you look at the animation of the knife in the game in CSGO, you can witness the dominance of the red color and the outstanding design of the spider webs on it.

There are also StatTrak versions of this item. The average price of the M9 Bayonet Crimson Web is determined by its rarity. You can find the Field-Tested version for $300, while the Factory New version sells for $5000.

5. Flip Knife | Damascus Steel

Price: $134.80 – $162.80

Collection: Full Spectrum

Released: January 08, 2015

Case: Chroma 1-2-3

Flip Damascus Steel is another old knife skin from CSGO. The silver metallic appearance and the plastic design of the handle have made it appear as a classic knife. It is specially designed with a steel sheen and extremely cheap price; it can be a starter skin for players new to CSGO.

You can also buy this skin from Lootbear for a very affordable price. If you feel lucky about opening cases, you can try opening Chroma Cases.

6. Bowie Knife | Tiger Tooth

Price: $151.77 – $179.37

Collection: The Wildfire Collection

Released: March 15, 2017

Case: Operation Wildfire Case, Spectrum 1-2 Case

The Tiger Tooth was created with its pointed appearance and forging the blade part from steel. Tiger Tooth, which looks like it belongs to a commando in appearance, is compared to Tiger because of its yellow and patterns on it.

The fact that the handle has black leather has seriously revealed the harmony between it and the yellow. If you want to buy this CSGO knife skin, which has a physically demanding appearance, you can buy it cheaper, unlike other knives.

7. Karambit | Black Laminate

Price: $719.69 – $1,199.00

Collection: Gamma Exposure

Released: June 15, 2016

Case: Gamma 1-2

CSGO’s most popular knives have generally been the Karambit and Butterfly series. It is formed by combining its pointed appearance and the appearance of a sharp blade with a gray matte design. The curved handle of the knife, which starts after the handle, is painted with laminate white and patterned brown.

As you can see, it is one of the best CSGO skins with its tough look and snakeskin design when viewed from the top. If you want to have a flashy inventory in CSGO, you will definitely want to have this skin. We especially recommend the buyers to buy the Factory New version of this knife skin.

8. Navaja Knife | Stained

Price: $73.05 – $87.96

Collection: A New Horizon

Released: August 2, 2018

Case: Danger Zone Case and Horizon Case

The Navaja knife is a silver-plated and stained knife skin introduced in 2018. The handle of the knife consists of wood with a marble appearance. Known as a folding knife, Navaja stands out with its slightly curved sharp image and cheap price in the market.

In addition, we can say that the oxidized patterns on the blade add a different atmosphere. You can quickly buy this knife directly from Lootbear, which sells for $50 to $100 on average.

9. M9 Bayonet | Doppler Sapphire

Price: $12,120.30 – $17,375.50

Collection: Full Spectrum

Released: January 8, 2015

Case: Chroma 1-2-3 Case

Next up is the M9 Bayonet Doppler Sapphire, one of the most expensive CSGO knife skins on our list. The sharp parts of the classic commando knife are painted a sharp blue. In addition, the handle part of the knife is made of metallic black and can reflect sunlight.

We don’t think you can find this skin everywhere because the price is too high. That’s why we recommend you to search 3rd party CSGO trading sites. But be careful when buying M9 Bayonet Doppler has multiple images. Phase 1-2-3-4, Black Pearl, and Ruby are some of them.

10. Flip Knife | Autotronic (FN)

Price: $300.75 – $364.38

Collection: Gamma Exposure

Released: June 15, 2016

Case: Gamma 1-2 Case

It has foldable animation in CSGO and is one of the top 10 knife skins on our list. The cutting edge and the remaining sharp part of the blade are designed in a serrated manner. Also, the blade appears curved in a curved way. Again, a blood-red line is visible on the upper part of the blade.

Likewise, the handle part of the knife has different patterns made of black iron. Our advice to those who will buy the Flip Knife is to buy the Factory New model because the state of this knife will make it appear in extremely bright and dominant colors.

Did you find what you were looking for in knife skins? If you are looking for something different, you can take a look at our article called Most Expensive CSGO Gloves.

11. Bayonet | Gamma Doppler – Phase 1 (FN)

Price: $671.98 – 747.00

Collection: Gamma Exposure

Released: June 15, 2016

Case: Gamma 1-2 Case

Continuing our list is one of the biggest blade skins in CSGO. Bayonet draws attention with its Gamme Phase 1 animation and sharp lines. There are tones of black ink blended with dark blue and green on the blade.

The animation of using the knife is done by rotating the skin clockwise in hand. Unlike other popular knives, it is one of the most loved and used skins by the CSGO community due to its low price.

12. Stiletto Knife | Doppler Phase 1

Price: $333.43 – $426.21

Collection: Seeing the Light

Released: March 13, 2018

Case: Prisma 1-2 Case

Stiletto Knife is an Italian-made knife with a sharp image. There are two animations in the game. The first of these starts when you press G, and the knife opens by pressing the button.

On the other, you can move the knife by turning it in your hand. Especially the first animation looks really lovely with this skin. In general, the blade is painted with a marbled look of purple, blue, and pink.

The sharp part of the blade looks like it belongs to a nebula in space. You can see that the different color tones add a dark aura to the blade. Finally, the handle of the Stiletto Knife has a rusted bronze appearance.

13. Karambit | Doppler Ruby

Price: $7,529.01 – $8,840.19

Collection: Full Spectrum

Released: January 8, 2015

Case: Chroma 1-2-3 Case

Next is the Karambit Doppler – Rubby, which pushes the limits with its price. It is known as one of the most popular knives in CSGO. The blood-red color patterns on the sharp part of the blade resemble a red mist.

In addition, the handrail part of the knife has paintings of bright red, and the handle area on it has the appearance of black plastic. You can easily see the harmonious rebellious tones of black and red in this skin. The two animations in the skin are designed to rotate the blade by holding it from the railing.

14. Gut Knife | Lore

Price: $156.34 – $235.56

Collection: Gamma Exposure

Released: June 15, 2016

Case: Gamma 1-2 Case

In front of you is the Gut Knife, which has a great appearance at an extremely cheap price. The sharp end of the blade is equipped with embroidered, specially designed patterns. The steel parts of the blade are completely yellow and have a nice and bright appearance.

This knife is there to be useful for general hunters. Valve took inspiration from AWP Dragon Lore when designing this skin. The decorations on it are from the culture of the Celts, a historical nation. If you want to have Gut Knife right away without wasting your time, log in to Lootbear to purchase it.

15. Huntsman Knife | Ultraviolet

Price: $280.88 – 320.00

Collection: The Huntsman Collection

Released: March 15, 2017

Case: Spectrum 1-2 Case

The Huntsman Knife has sharp colors and looks and is our last rank among the best knife skins in CSGO. The metallic purple color on the knife’s handle makes it shine when the sun reflections are on it. Likewise, the sharp steel part of the blade has a black matte appearance.

Similar to other knife animations in CSGO, you have an animation in your hand that you can rotate 360 degrees. There are sharp serrations called “waves” visible on the upper part of the blade. Can you see how deadly it can be for the opponent? Maybe all you need is a real hunting knife.


We tried to list the best and most used knife skins in CSGO for you. In particular, we tried to keep both expensive knives and cheap knives together as much as possible. So, which knife skin do you like to use the most in CSGO? If you have any ideas or comments you would like to add on this subject, please do not hesitate to share them below.