Collection: Viking Scissors, Snips, Shears

Snips, shears, scissors - Viking Accessories

Hand-Forged Dressmaking Scissors & Iron Snips / Shears with Leather Snip Sheaths.

These sort of snips / shears were used from Iron age to Viking times. In Viking times they were part of a woman's costume and have been found in many female graves. They are used for cutting thread, thin leather thong, hair or thin cloth. Useful for seamstresses and leather workers alike & handier to use than modern scissors.

4 products
  • Hand-Forged Small Snips
    Regular price
    £6.00
    Sale price
    £6.00
  • Hand-Forged Medium Snips
    Regular price
    £7.00
    Sale price
    £7.00
  • Iron Dressmaking Scissors
    Regular price
    £10.00
    Sale price
    £10.00
  • Knotwork Leather Snips Sheath
    Regular price
    £17.50
    Sale price
    £17.50