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Tsume Fabric Snips (105mm)
R 980

R 1,230

Tsume Fabric Snips (105mm)



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Multi-purpose 105mm BANSHU HAMONO fabric snips (nigiri basami) for cutting fabric, unpicking seams and general sewing tasks which require detail work and a sharp blade. These tsume (claw) style snips are shorter than the nagaha style, to allow for precision cutting. These snips are also often used for snipping herbs or flowers in and around the home and kitchen. It has a black oxide finish on the blade.

The snips are wrapped in cloth and packaged in a durable cardboard box.

Length: 105 mm (blade length = 36mm)


BANSHU HAMONO is a collective brand from South-West Hyōgo Prefecture in Japan, which has a 250+ year blacksmith history dating back to the first katana factory in 1744. The blacksmith traditions have continued across generations and today a diverse range of small businesses, each with each its own skilled craftsmen, still produce cutlery and tools for the home, studio and garden using the same techniques.