Shozaburo Thread Snips with Silk Braid

Cohana

Traditional Japanese Methods + Contemporary Design. The results of the Cohana products are stunning.

This well-crafted snips is made one at a time by Shozaburo artisans who do not compromise on quality. This renowned Japanese company has been forging scissors for over 300 years. The iga braid that wraps the handles is a material primarily used in armor-making since before the Nara period. The beautifully dyed silk threads are gentle on the hands, bringing about a unique texture and experience. The blades of each snips are protected in a soft, leather sheath.

Brooklyn Haberdashery is proud to be the first U.S. retailer to offer these gorgeous snips.

Available in 2 Colors:

  • Pink

  • Blue

Dimensions: 4" long

Made in Japan

Video showing how the silk is dyed and braided

 

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