Okatsune No. 217 Shears
Okatsune No. 217 Shears

Okatsune No. 217 Shears


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Simply designed with excellent balance, these Okatsune Shears have a beautiful feel and satisfying swooshing sound to the long blades. Ideal for detailed topiary work and robust enough for hedge pruning, they will last through years of tough jobs around the garden.


Expertly designed and made, these Topiary No. 217 Shears will bring exquisite Japanese traditions to your own garden. Hand forged using hard wearing carbon steel, by skilled craftspeople in the historic city of Onomichi, these shears are of the highest quality and built to last.

Deatis & Care
  • Made from Izumo Yasugi steel
  • Includes black leather sheath
  • Sharpen weekly with a whetstone. Use Crean Mate to remove rust, then wipe over with Camellia Oil When clipping, especially box or yew, keep a bucket of water handy, mixed with a dash (no more than 5%) of bleach. Dunk the clippers in every so often to stop the leaf resin from clogging up the blades
  • Made in Onomichi, Japan
  • Weight 800g