Tachi Basami sewing shears.
Hand forged fabric scissors by Ishihiro Seisakusho.
Made by artisan Akio Ishida in Sumida, Tokyo.
Images © Miss Matatabi
November 2022 shipping update during COVID19.
Our current shipping methods are as follows :
United State, Canada*, Mexico DHL $19-38
Australia*, New Zealand*, Fiji, French Polynesia DHL $21-38
*DHL charges an additional remote shipping fee of $22.50 for postcodes that fall in certain areas. This mainly affects some areas of Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. Please check to see if your postcode is on the remote area list.
If it is please purchase the remote area shipping surcharge. If an order from a remote area is placed and the additional shipping fee is not purchased we will contact you.
Europe 1 DHL $21-38
Finland, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Andorra, Bosnia And Herzegovina, Faroe Islands, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Italy, Ireland, Isle Of Man, Greece, Jersey, Slovenia, Aland Islands, Bouvet Island, Austria, Croatia, Estonia, Spain, Sweden, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Switzerland, Slovakia, Vatican City
Europe 2 DHL $33-75, Japan post $24-
Iceland, Greenland, Serbia
Middle America and more Japan post $20-
British Indian Ocean Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Vanuatu, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Norfolk Island, Timor Leste, Tokelau, Tonga, Saint Martin, Anguilla, Martinique, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Pierre And Miquelon
Asia DHL $14-, Japan post $14-
China, Hong Kong, Indonesia (only Japan post), Macao, Mongolia, Taiwan, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia (only Japan post), Myanmar, South Korea, Philippines, Singapore
Middle East 1 Japan post $20-
Kazakhstan, Palestinian Territory, Qatar, Yemen, Tajikistan
Middle East 2, Africa DHL $30-
United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Israel, South Africa
Japan Yamato $7 Flat rate
We ship weekdays with DHL and Japan Post. DHL shipping takes several days to approximately a week to arrive. Shipments to Spain are currently experiencing delays. Please get in touch with any questions. Thank you so much for your continued support!
We cannot accept returns on fabric or books however do get in touch if for some reason you are not happy with your purchase. If any item in your order arrives damaged please get in touch with a description and photo of the damage. Please do not wash the fabric if it arrives damaged. We will work with you to ensure any issues are solved. Thank you.