Small Scissors with Lacquered Handles (Shunuri) (45-140)
These beautiful small scissors are perfect for detailed cutting work such as quilting or embroidery.
The blades are created by Hasegawa Cutlery, a manufacturer of edged tools established in 1933 and located in Seki, Japan's foremost cutlery-making town. Blades are forged and hand-fitted by master craftsmen for a sharp edge and a smooth, hitch-free cutting experience.
With handles decorated by our partners at Ehara Lacquer Works of Nagoya, each set of scissors displays the elegance of traditional Buddhist lacquerware typically reserved for temples.
Smooth-fitting and easy to use, the warm lacquer handles are as functional as they are beautiful.
Red handles are finished with the Shunuri technique, which is used to produce a vibrant vermillion red, considered the color of celebration across Asia.
Each set of scissors comes in a leather case with a gilt tassel, protected by a cloth wrapping.
The cloth can be used as a cleaning cloth for the lacquered handles. With proper maintenance they should last a lifetime.
Link to Small Scissors with Lacquered Handles (Tamenuri) please click below
Producing Regions : Aichi × Gifu
Lacquer factory founded in 1970 in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture.
They mainly make lacquer items and Buddhist altars for temples and households.
In recent years, they have been producing various lacquered works other than traditional Buddhist altars.
【Hasegawa Cutlery】Seki City, Gifu
A cutlery manufacturer established in 1933 in Seki City, Gifu Prefecture, one of Japan's leading cutlery towns.
The reliable quality was born from the outstanding technology and abundant knowledge cultivated through history.
Their products have pleasant sharpness that cannot be found anywhere else.
※The displayed dimensions are guidelines. There may be some discrepancies with the actual product dimensions.
- Please handle with care as the cutting edge is sharp.
- If the scissors get wet, wipe them off to prevent rust.
- If you forcibly cut a hard object, the blade will not mesh properly and it may damage the blade.
- Dropping or giving a shock may cause damage.
- Please store in a case after use.
- Since the case is made of genuine leather, it may expand and contract slightly. If it gets wet with water or sweat, it may cause discoloration stains.
- If you are concerned about grease or fingerprints, gently wipe it off with the included cleaner cloth.
- Avoid storing in hot, humid and direct sunlight as lacquer may discolor.
- Do not polish with a coarse cloth or abrasive as it may cause scratches.
- Lacquer may get irritated depending on your constitution. If you feel any abnormality, discontinue use and consult a doctor.
- Keep out of reach of infants.
Overseas shipping fees
Overseas Shipping fees are determined by country, region, weight, and shipping method.
The weight includes not only the product, but also tare, shipping materials, etc.
Delivery company: DHL
Japan Domestic Shipping Fees
・Japan domestic EXCEPT Hokkaido and Okinawa 550 yen (tax included)
・Hokkaido 880 yen (tax included)
・Okinawa 1,650 yen (tax included)
This is the price for one order to one shipping address.
Delivery company: Sagawa
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