Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.
The most important tool for a tailor is scissors. The speed and quality of the work performed depends on their competent choice. Therefore, we decided to compile a rating of the best models, which will help you decide on a purchase.
By and large, a seamstress should have several such tools – from 4 to 5. However, they often use one medium-sized universal scissors. They will be discussed in our review. But before moving on to the rating, you should familiarize yourself with the important rules for choosing a cutting tool:
- Quality scissors are made from specially coated steel.
- When sewing heavy fabrics, you will need the round bottom ring up.
- Sharpening must be done at an oblique angle.
- The longer the tool, the thicker the fabric it will take.
- It is advised to give preference to well-known manufacturers and not to skimp on the purchase. A quality product will not be cheap.
Rating of the best tailor scissors
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|Rating of the best tailor's scissors||1||Schmetz 20 cm 82020||RUB 1,569|
|2||Kretzer Finny 72024||RUB 2,264|
|3||Gamma G-301||390 RUB|
|4||Aurora 23 cm AU 905-95||490 rbl.|
Schmetz 20 cm 82020
At the top of the rankings is the tailoring from Schmetz. It has a curved shape in which the small ring is raised up. The angular design allows for easy cutting on straight surfaces. Thus, the worker does not have to lift the material very high, because the blades themselves move under it, and part of the scissors is located above the plane.
The 20 cm length is ideal for storage in the work area. It is permissible to tighten and loosen the screw with a screwdriver. The tool is made of high quality stainless steel. Up to three fingers fit into the lower ring, this allows you to increase the cutting force. Tailors say the pointed blade helps to easily penetrate under the fabric, and the thick overlays are comfortable on the hands. The model costs about 1000 rubles.
- convenient and pleasant operation;
- takes thick fabric very well;
- optimal size for work and storage;
- high quality material.
- there is no storage case.
Kretzer Finny 72024
Tailor's scissors from Kretzer are designed for cutting any kind of fabric, including fur and leather. They are made in Germany from stainless steel. The blades are perfectly sharpened and cut perfectly. Threads do not crumble at the cut. The plastic handles do not weigh down the instrument and are easy to use. The hand does not get tired even after several hours of work. Rubberized inserts prevent the hand from sliding.
Scissors are recommended for purchase by those who have been using them for several years. Owners claim that the blades are sharp even after 5-6 years. For a model distinguished by high German quality, you will have to pay about 2 thousand rubles.
- cut any fabric;
- easy to use;
- high quality material;
- do not slip;
- not everyone can afford it.
Next in the ranking is a model from the domestic brand 'Gamma'. It is ideal for those who work from home and in the studio. The 25 cm long scissors are made of sturdy steel and are quite palpable in the hand. The rubberized inner ring helps to avoid slipping and chafing. The tool perfectly cuts jeans, suits, coats and dresses. The blades converge perfectly when cutting and are capable of making fine cuts. The scissors open perfectly to any angle and do not dangle.
The product is manufactured in accordance with GOST and pleases customers with durability, strength and ease of use. Owners are delighted with perfectly straight cuts. Even after a long time, the scissors are as sharp as on the day of purchase. Price – 300 rubles.
- perfect combination of quality and price;
- suitable for all fabrics;
- handles made of heat-resistant plastic;
- high-quality stainless steel blade with the addition of chrome.
- can not be dropped;
- it is forbidden to cut anything other than fabric
Aurora 23 cm AU 905-95
The model with a steel ball at the end of the blade completes the rating. It is he who provides protection from an unexpected puncture in an unwanted place. The tool allows you to work with the most delicate fabric without spoiling it. The length of 230 mm is ideal for long cuts. Blades with a thickness of 3 mm guarantee strength and resistance to deformation. The product is made of stainless steel, so the scissors will last a long time.
Judging by the reviews, working with them saves effort on the part of the tailor. This is achieved thanks to the half-bent shape of the halves that distribute the load between the fingers. The only drawback is the inability to start cutting in the middle of a piece of fabric. The price is about 400 rubles.
- strong blades resistant to deformation;
- made of sturdy steel;
- distribution of efforts;
- without fatigue due to light weight (176 g);
- the presence of plastic overlays with ergonomic cutouts.
- you cannot start the cut from the middle of the fabric;
- the stroke is not regulated.
Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.