pinking shears

Old 04-12-2012, 02:51 PM
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Does anyone know where I can purchase a small pair, 6 to 8 inches, of pinking shears I have two pair, each about 10 to 12 inches long. Both are just too much for my athritic hands.
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Old 04-12-2012, 04:34 PM
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I would not buy pinking sheers now since there is a rotary blade available. I have one for my olfa rotary cutter and it works great. They are available at any fabric store, Michaels and Hobby Lobby.
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Old 04-12-2012, 08:07 PM
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I just got a pair of 7 inch Gingher pinking shears from Amazon. They were under $30.
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Old 04-13-2012, 05:43 AM
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ITA ... go for the rotary blade.
Much easier to operate than the pinking shears, and especially so, being that you meantioned your arthritic hands being the concern.
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Old 04-13-2012, 06:40 AM
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I have had several pair of pinking shears. The last pair I bought was Fiskars. Maybe I like them so much because they are MINE and there is no chance of anyone taking to cut paper or other stuff with. Maybe I like them because they cut nice and smooth, too. I think I got them at ACMoore with a 40% off coupon.
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Old 04-13-2012, 01:01 PM
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Love my rotary blade pinking shears.
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