Thread Snips by Niwaki
- Japanese Steel
- Blade width: 5mm / 1/5″
- Length: 102mm / 4″
Niwaki means ‘garden tree’ in Japanese.
The Thread Snips are traditional Nigiribasami snips. Bonsai folk use these for ultra small-scale pruning, but actually they’re designed for sewing work; cutting and unpicking thread.
Made in Sanjo, Japan by Niwaki
Niwaki is a UK based company which produces some of the finest Japanese secateurs, snips and other tools for the home and garden. Niwaki was founded in 1997 by Jake Hobson after taking a trip to Japan to celebrate the cherry blossom season, Hanami Festival.