[ Ikenobo Scissors + Sun and Moon Kenzan + Needle Care Tool ]
1 of Ikenobo Scissors
1 of Sun and Moon Kenzan
1 of Needle Cleaner and Straightener
All Made in Japan (Niigata prefecture)
Size: L 6.49 x W 1.77 x H 0.94 in (165mm x 45mm x 24mm)
Length of Blades: 1.77in (45mm)
Material: S58C black carbon steel
Ikebana: Ikenobo Style
1)【Multipurpose】For general ikebana and flower arrangement, gardening and delicate work. No problem with thick branches because of sturdy edges.
2)【"Warabi" Fern Shaped Handle】Classic design with curved shaped handles resembling fern’s leaves. The handles are used for crushing the ends of hard stems and branches.
3)【Easy to Use】Hold the top handle between the index and thumb and allow the weight of the bottom handle to drop open the bottom blade, acting as a lever.
【Sun and Moon Kenzan】
Size: 3.6 x 2.32 x 0.92" (93 x 59 x 21 mm)
Pin frog Size: 1/16"(1.4mm) in diameter, 9/16"(14mm) in height
Number of Needles: 370
1)【2-in-1】The two parts of kenzan can be used as one larger unit or as two pieces - round kenzan and small half moon shaped kenzan. Half moon shaped kenzan fits into narrow spaces or unique shaped flower vase.
2)【Removable Rubber Gasket】Rubber gasket prevents scratches or damage to your vase.
3)【Keep Upright】 Keeps/stabilizes your flowers upright and in position while allowing water and nutrient absorption 【Help Water Clean】Helps water to remain clear for a longer time.
4)【Help Water Clean】Helps water to remain clear for a longer time.
【Needle Cleaner and Straightener】
Size: Φ0.2"(5.5mm) L 2.6"(70mm)
Material: Brass, Steel wire
1)【Clean Kenzan】 Clean the debris of the flowers, dirt, and dust between kenzan needles.
2)【Straighten Needles】 Straighten and correct the bend or inclination of kenzan needles.
3)【Easy to Use】 Insert the straightener into the needle and raise it vertically.
4)【2-in-1 Feature】 You can easily switch cleaner or straightener by removing the screw at the tip and replace it in the opposite direction.
【Made in Japan】
Experience the true essence of Japanese floral arrangement with these hand-forged tools, crafted by the skilled artisans of Sanjo in Niigata Prefecture. For generations, these artisans have honed their metalworking skills, making Sanjo renowned since the 17th century for their expertise in blacksmithing and bonsai tools.