Ideal for cutting out patterns, quilting and general sewing, this pair of classic 8-inch shears provides an array of convenient features. The shears can trim and cut multiple layers of fabric effortlessly, while its bent handles offer a comfortable working position and allow for smooth cutting across a tabletop or counter. In addition, stronger, thicker blades combined with a precision-ground knife edge ensure clean cutting all the way to the points. The shears feature a double-plated chrome-over-nickel finish for both a handsome look and long-lasting durability. A protective nylon sheath for storage comes included. The dressmaker's shears measure 2-4/5 by 1/2 by 8 inches and carry a limited lifetime warranty. Ideal for cutting out patterns and trimming seams.