This 5 inch EZ Snip is all you need for snipping stray threads. The beautiful matte oyster shell finish makes it a great gift item or a stylish addition to your studio. Made of high quality steel and a serrated bottom blade these snips are made to last! Care instructions: Wipe the blade with a soft, dry. clean cotton cloth in between uses to ensure the blade remains clear of debris. Oil the screw on each side on a monthly basis to keep the snip moving smoothly.