nip-Eze are a must for every sewer. Convenient and quick to pick up, these lightweight snips are great for hand or machine embroidery. The easy squeeze action is perfect for tired or arthritic hands. Curved tips fit nicely under the presser foot, to make snipping threads fast and clean. Snips are 4 3/4" long and for right or left hand use. Curved tip for precise snipping, fits nicely under presser foot. Gentle squeeze action reduces hand fatigue. Impeccably sharp blades ideal for hand or machine embroidery. Safety cap protects blade, snips and hands.