Sajou Embroidery Scissors Swan Model *026/Chenille Shears/Beading Scissors/Darning Shears/Knitting Scissors
Sajou "Swan Model" Embroidery Scissors. Made in France.
This spectacular pair of embroidery scissors represents two gracious swans back to back. The handles are made from imitation mother of pearl, a material which was often used in the past for delicate sewing items. These scissors, including the pompom and the "S" medaillon, are made entirely in France. It should be pointed out that it takes a dozen qualified people to make each pair.
Quality scissors can be recognized by, among other things, their pairing marks: these are the signs that the blades have been perfectly adjusted for the start of their fabrication. This is a number that you can see on the interior of each of the blades. This number is different on each pair of scissors. It should be pointed out that it takes a dozen qualified people to make each pair.
In the 19th century such scissors would need the craftsmanship of a cutler for the steel blades and an ornamental turner for the mother of pearl work. Nowadays the distribution of the work is quite similar: the blades are still made by a master cutler, and the handles are created in our own ateliers.
The difference with the vintage models is that new are more solid and extremely light, making them a joy to use.
Length of scissors: 11.8cmPresented in a beautiful Sajou style box.
Thread is not included. You buy scissors only.
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