Create Your Table Story at Good Kinsmen

About Us

Vicki Lawrenson


Meet Vicki.

A mother, grandmother and wonderful home chef who brings her passion for cooking and her eye for detail to Good Kinsmen. As a seasoned cook and entertainer, Vicki has a deep understanding of the importance of creating beautiful, memorable meals, and she knows what it takes to make a table truly shine.

"After retiring from my career in healthcare, I was ready to embrace my true calling - cooking. The joy I find in creating amazing meals for my loved ones and crafting unforgettable dining experiences through impeccable attention to detail is immeasurable. The community's response to Good Kinsmen's opening in Chattanooga has been a dream come true, with outpouring of love and gratitude exceeding all expectations.."

Vicki is passionate about table spreads and fine dishware, and she brings this expertise to Good Kinsmen. Whether you're looking for the perfect plates and serving pieces for a special occasion or just want to upgrade your everyday dinnerware, Vicki will help you find the ideal products to suit your style and budget.

With her warm, welcoming personality and her deep love of cooking and entertaining, Vicki is the perfect guide to help you find everything you need to create memorable meals in your own home. Whether you're a seasoned home cook or just starting to explore your culinary interests, come meet Vicki at Good Kinsmen. 

Sean Lawrenson


Meet Sean.

With a passion for cooking and years of experience in the kitchen, Sean has a deep understanding of the importance of having the right tools and ingredients to create delicious, memorable meals. "My love for cooking began at a young age, helping out my mother in the kitchen and experimenting with new recipes. I live by the philosophy that “practice makes perfect” and make each recipe over and over until perfect."

As the resident knife expert at Good Kinsmen, Sean has a deep knowledge and appreciation for the role that high-quality knives play in the kitchen. He understands the importance of having a sharp, well-made knife to create precise cuts and ensure optimal food presentation. That's why he's made it his mission to provide the finest selection of kitchen knives to our customers.

In addition to offering a wide selection of knives, Sean is also a skilled knife sharpener, with the expertise to bring your dull knives back to life. He understand the proper techniques for sharpening different types of knives, and  only uses the finest sharpening tools and systems to ensure that your knives are sharp, safe, and ready to use.

If you're looking for the best in knives and kitchen tools look no further than Good Kinsmen. With my expertise and passion for cooking, Sean is here to help you find the perfect tools to take your culinary skills to the next level.

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