These Dressmaker’s Shears have a versatile longer length cut and blades strong enough to trim and cut multiple layers of fabric effortlessly. The longer cut is ideal for cutting out patterns and trimming seams. The precision ground knife edge cuts flawlessly all the way to the points and bent handle allows for smooth, comfortable cutting across a tabletop or counter. Gold plated handles add elegance to this classic shear. Durable double-plated chrome over nickel finish blades.