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Viking Scissors / Snips / Shears

Experience the ancient art of craftsmanship with our hand-forged dressmaking scissors and iron snips/shears, complete with leather snip sheaths for safekeeping. These timeless tools have a rich history, dating back to the Iron Age and Viking times, where they were essential items in a woman’s wardrobe and have been unearthed in various archaeological digs. Perfect for snipping thread, thin leather, hair, or delicate fabrics, these versatile snips/shears are a must-have for seamstresses and leatherworkers alike. Embrace the elegance and functionality of traditional tools that are not only steeped in history but also prove to be more practical and convenient than their modern counterparts.