The perfect gift for a dedicated sewer or quilter. Gold-plated handle on Gingher's top-selling shears is a touch of true elegance. 8in Dressmaker’s shears. Knife edge blade grind effortlessly cuts through multiple layers of fabric from joint to tip every time. Bent handles for smoother, comfortable cutting across any flat surface. Distinctive gold-plated handles. Previously Item G-8GS 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 Perfect for the dedicated sewist or quilter, these gold-plated handles add an unmistakable touch of sophistication. Ultra-sharp, knife-edge blades cut all the way to the tip through multiple layers of fabric, while a bent handle helps hold materials flat for smooth, accurate cuts. 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.