These Gingher 3 1/2" stork embroidery scissors are composed of forged steel that is double plated with chrome over nickel with gold plated handles. The handles feature a classic stork design. They are small and light-weight making them ideal for snipping threads, making precise snips in light-weight fabric or for embroidery, needlework or paper crafts. They come with a protective leather sheath. Made in Italy and feature a 1 1/8" cutting blade.