An absolute essential in the kitchen, these left handed kitchen scissors are lightweight and durable with stainless steel serrated blades and blue plastic grips. Both blades are heavily serrated to give a clean cut and good grip when cutting things like meat and bacon rind. Dishwasher safe.
All of our left-handed scissors have the blades reversed with the left blade on top so you can see your cutting line without twisting the scissors. That gives you a clean and straight cut using the scissors in your left hand.
There is no such thing as an "ambidextrous scissor" or "right handed scissors also suitable for left handed use" - if they do not have the blades reversed they are NOT proper left-handed scissors!
Maybe you don't really need left-handed scissors because...
You can just turn right-handed ones upside down and that makes them left-handed
Er - NO! Right-handed scissors have the top blade on the right and it will always stay that way whichever way you turn them round and you still will not be able to see your cutting line or make them cut properly.
You can buy "ambidextrous" scissors that work for right-and left-handed people
NO again - it is the same problem - left-handed scissors need to be manufactured with the blades reversed so the top blade in on the LEFT. We have seen some scissors that have RIGHT-handed blade positions but have just the handles moulded for a lefthander and they are completely useless!
It is better to just get used to right-handed scissors as they are all that is normally available.
Well, us left-handers ARE adaptable and it is possible with a lot of manipulation to sort-of make right handed scissors work in your left hand. But it will be uncomfortable and they won't cut properly, so why do that when you have the chance to use proper LEFT-HANDED scissors? This one is particularly bad for CHILDREN when they first start cutting things out at school because they will not be able to do it and will be seen as awkward and hopeless by the teacher and the rest of the class. Why not just make it EASY?
So - maybe you DO need proper LEFT-HANDED scissors if you want to cut things accurately and easily!
Kitchen scissors Really pleased with these. Arrived quickly, no more problems cutting anything, happy days. (20/11/2014) Nick - Cardiff
Excellent! Brilliant product. My son now has many of this company's products and they have ALL been brilliant. (28/11/2013) -
Wonderful product ! These scissors are great for cutting nearly anything -edible- especially meat. (06/12/2013) -
Kitchen scissors Really great but took a while to get used to after so many years of being "right" handed. (07/06/2012) Linda - Cyprus
love them my first pair of lefty scissors and theyre brilliant, love them. why have i not bought lefty scissors before!?! (04/02/2013) kathy - western australia
Works well These shears work very well and do the intend job. Having used left handed scissors all my life I can't live without them now and in the kitchen this is even more apparent. Defo recommended. (29/02/2012) Lucy - Essex
Fits well in left hand and can cut almost everything. Nice product (21/11/2011) Alessio - Bologna- Italy
Great quality Fiskars scissors are good, and this is no exception. Great in the kitchen. Serrated makes it easy to cut slippery fishtails etc. (06/12/2013) -
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