Photograph by Suwada Blacksmith Works
Your first impression of these tools may be that they’re slated for industrial, heavy-duty projectsâ€but don’t be fooled.Ã‚Â They’re made by Suwada Blacksmith Works in SanjÃ…Â, Niigata, Japan. Founded in 1926, their specialty is manufacturing and selling garden scissors and shears, including manicure and pedicure instruments. When it comes to shaping, the above tools are used for the “manicuring art of Bonsai.
Photograph by bazmaxtree
Both the tools and their purpose validate the time needed to make something beautiful.