African Paduak with Chrome Plating
The double seam ripper/sewing stiletto is handmade from African Paduak also known as Vermillion. The color of the heartwood can vary ranging from a pale pinkish orange to a deep brownish red and grows in Central and tropical West Africa. The hardware is chrome plated.
DetailsA dazzling gift for any seamstress, this invaluable sewing tool will quickly become one of your favorites. You choose any two of three blade options: 1. Small seam ripper blade, 2. Large seam ripper blade, 3, Stiletto blade. The seam ripper option includes your choice of a small and/or a large Japanese blade which is the most durable, sharpest, and most functional blade yet. The stiletto option includes a sharp pointed tool that keeps fabric from shifting when sewing ends of seams and grabs and adjusts straying fabric with its sharp tip. It is ideal for needlework, sewing, leatherwork, and quilting. All blades are removable and reversible for protection and storage. The seam ripper/sewing stiletto is approximately 5 1/4" long and 5/8" wide (actual dimensions vary due to handcrafting process}. The pictured seam ripper/sewing stiletto (#573) is the item you will receive and is shipped in a felt pouch usually within 24 hours of order.