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Folding Travel Scissors

Ideal for travelling or to pop in your purse or can be added to your keyring
In stock
SKU: H353.F
£1.99

Round Point School Scissors (13cm/5")

Childs scissors with round points for safety
In stock
SKU: H364
£2.59 £2.79

Janome Embroidery Fine Point Scissors 14cm

Quality Fine Point 4.5 Inch or 115mm Embroidery Scissors with a slight curve for perfect cutting angle.
In stock
SKU: XIS38
£4.25

Janome Wizards Craft and Sewing (14cm/5.5")

5.5" 140mm The blades are precision ground and set for optimum performance.
In stock
SKU: XIS34
£5.00 £5.95

Hemline Titanium Embroidery Scissors 13.5cm

Superior titanium finish, soft grip embroidery scissors from Hemline
In stock
SKU: H327
£6.00 £6.99

Janome Sewing Wizards Multi Purpose (19cm/7.5")

7.5" 190mm The blades are precision ground and set for optimum performance.
In stock
SKU: xis32
£7.50 £7.99

Titanium Finish Dressmaking Short (21cm/8.5")

Classic size 21cm super light Titanium with soft feel moulded handle
In stock
SKU: H328
£7.00 £7.99

LEFT HAND Janome Sewing Wizards Multi-Use (21cm/8.5")

8.5" 216mm for the left hooker, whichever way up you hold them, the left blade is always on top and the cutting line is visible from the right side.
In stock
SKU: XIS31L
£9.00 £9.99

Janome Sewing Wizards Multi-Use (21cm/8.5")

8.5" 216mm manufactured from the finest quality stainless steel materials for optimum performance.
In stock
SKU: XIS31
£9.00 £9.99

Titanium Finish Dressmaking (23cm/9")

Super light weight and soft feel moulded handle which are very sharp and stay sharp
In stock
SKU: H329
£8.00 £8.99

Janome XtraTouch Short Blade Embroidery (10cm/4")

Finest surgical steel and set for optimum performance and accuracy of cutting action
In stock
SKU: xtra1
£9.99

Janome Sewing Wizards Sidebent Dressmaking (23cm/9")

9" 229mm Quality micro serrated blades, special sidebent for dressmaking.
In stock
SKU: xis30s
£10.00 £10.99

Fiskars Classic Needlework (13cm/5")

You will not find a real enthusiast using ordinary scissors for something as intricate as needlework, and neither should you.
In stock
SKU: F9881
£10.99

Fiskars Classic Hobby (13cm/5")

Most people who enjoy arts and crafts particularly children find ordinary scissors far to unwieldy
In stock
SKU: F9891
£10.99

Fiskars Classic Embroidery (10cm/4")

The surgical steel blades have very finely pointed tips which are ideally suited to close work.
In stock
SKU: F9807
£10.99

Fiskars Softouch Spring Loaded Micro-Tip (16cm/6")

Spring action cushion grip is specially designed to eliminate pressure on your thumb and fingers.
In stock
SKU: F2921
£12.95

Janome Kai Tailoring Professional 25cm

Large 10" 250mm Soft feel handle reduces fatigue. Without flex the 3.5mm micro-serrated blades have superb cutting power.
In stock
SKU: xn5250s
£29.50 £35.00

Milward Dressmaking Scissors 23cm

Heavy duty, high quality Milward dressmaking scissors (23cm)
In stock
SKU: 2189024
£19.99 £25.00

Janome Sewing Wizards Pinking Shears 21cm

By using pinking shears to cut a zig-zag on the edge it will stop the fabric fraying
In stock
SKU: XIS37
£20.00 £25.00

Fiskars Classic Curved Blade Embroidery (10cm/4")

Curved embroidery scissor with 10cm stainless steel blade.

In stock
SKU: F9808
£12.50 £14.49

LEFT HAND Fiskars Classic General Purpose (21cm/8.5")

For left handers who require a good pair of scissors, these general purpose left handed scissors are designed specially with you in mind.

In stock
SKU: F9850
£14.99

Fiskars Classic General Purpose (21cm/8.5")

There are all kinds of jobs around the home, office or school which really demand a good pair of scissors and these general purpose scissors are designed for just such occasions.
In stock
SKU: F9853
£14.99

Fiskars Softouch Spring Loaded Multi-Purpose (26cm/10")

Cushion grip with spring action allows for effortless cutting of all fabrics
In stock
SKU: F2911
£15.50 £16.95

Mundial Solid Stainless Steel Thread Snip

Mundial Solid Stainless Steel 4.5" 115mm THE VERY BEST QUALITY made for industrial use.
In stock
SKU: 801-4-1/2
£19.95

LEFT HAND Janome Kai Dressmaking Professional (21cm/8.5")

For the Left hookers, these professional Janome Kai Dressmaking Scissors are 8" 210mm with micro-serrated blade.
In stock
SKU: XN5210L-left
£17.85 £19.99

Fiskars Classic Dressmaking (25cm/9.5")

These dressmaking scissors are designed to help you make the most of your skills.
In stock
SKU: F9863
£24.50 £27.99

Fiskars Pinking Shears (23cm or 9.5")

Cut through denim and all woven materials with a crisp zig-zag that will not fray
In stock
SKU: F9445
£29.95 £34.95
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Scissors For Dressmaking, Sewing, Needlework, Embroidery or Crafting

I'm sure you will have scissors in your sewing box that you feel should be sharper! There's nothing worse than trying to cut thread, only to cut it again because it was not a clean cut! or having to try two times to cut a piece of fabric!

The time is right to treat yourself to some new scissors. Starting at under £2 we have all types from thread snips to dressmakers or pinking shears.
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There is nothing worse than needing to cut through layers of fabric, but only to find your scissors are blunt or are not strong enough for the job.

Here at Singer Machines Ltd we only sell top brands to make cutting materials quicker and less stressful, that is as long as you follow your own chalk lines.!

New to the market over the last few years have been the soft touch grip scissor handles, these are really comfortable when needing to do lots of cutting out.

May be not as strong as the solid metal stainless steel scissors, the lighter alloy type materials also used are still very durable and have very sharp edges.

You will need a good mix of scissors for every task, but remember not to use your good dressmaking scissors for cutting paper, card board, sellotape or wires as the sharpness wont last long.!

Over the years scissors have developed as needlework and sewing has become popular as a hobby, customer demand new and innovative ways to cut and trim materials.

My personal favorites are the double curve embroidery scissors, they feel lovely to use and the shape is just right for trimming thread ends.

For dressmaking i would suggest looking towards the scissors that will allow one to cut material on the table with ease, the scissor handles will be raised. So when the blades are cutting material on the table, your knuckles will not be banging on the table top as you cut. Ones to look for are Fiskars dressmaking, Janome side bent, or the professional full stainless steel Mundial scissors.

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