Tailor Board Scissors
Made by William Whiteley in Sheffield, England, they are a must for the serious tailor.
Measuring 21cm in length and with one knife edge blade and one blunt ended blade to prevent tips snagging when cutting between layers of cloth.
William Whiteley & Sons (Sheffield) Ltd is officially recognised as first starting the manufacture of scissors in the year 1760, although it is believed the business began trading even earlier. The business has passed in direct descent through eleven generations to the current day.