A basic necessity for sewing and needlework enthusiasts, Classic Embroidery Scissors feature a strong frame and slender blades ideal for cutting a single layer of fabric, multiple strands of thread and light needlework yarn. A double-plated chrome-over-nickel blade finish is both striking and durable, and a leather sheath protects the blades when not in use. Ideal for cutting fabric, thread and needlework yarn Leather sheath protects blades when not in use. Previously Item G4 Timeless, artisanal quality since 1947. Expertly crafted from premium, forged steel for effortless, precise cutting. Ultimate craftsmanship Utilizing centuries-old methods, skilled technicians hot-drop forged shears from high carbon cutlery steel, then grind, polish and add hand-tuned tensions points for ensured longevity and flawless performance. Effortless precision Classic embroidery scissors feature a strong frame and slender, hand-tuned blades – ideal for cutting a single layer of fabric, multiple strands of thread and light needlework yarn. Exceptional care Gingher offers convenient sharpening and repair services for a fee on all our scissors. Items sent in will be restored to their original functional condition within 3-4 weeks.