William Whiteley & Sons (Sheffield) Ltd specialises in the highest quality of handmade scissors, for cutting anything from textiles to rubber, kevlar to grass, wire to carpet. In fact we make over 250 different types of scissor and shear for cutting almost every material! We started making scissors as early as 1760, and our business has passed in direct descent through eleven generations to the current day. William Whiteley's has also developed a reputation for working alongside high tech companies developing cutting solutions to match the very latest manufacturing materials being introduced in automotive, aerospace, ballistic protection and many other markets.
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