Gingher knife edge scissors are hot drop forged and fully chrome plated for a lifetime of sewing satisfaction. Scissors can be used for cutting multiple layers of fabric in home sewing and crafts. The bent handle design allows for comfortable hand positioning on the tabletops and other flat surfaces. Their coutoured handles provide extra comfort for thumbs and fingers. They come equipped with screw and lock nut assembly which allows for easy tension adjusting. Scissors are packaged in silver tin with molded plastic fitted to the scissors profile.