This pinking scissors is for fabric. These scissors has a special zig zag cutting edge. Use this zig zag scissors for fabric to prevent fabric from fraying or to cut curved edges in order to prevent pleats in a seam. You can also use this pinking scissors for fabric to cut decorative edges. No project is too big for these scissors! The serrated blades give projects that extra bit of detail, meaning they are perfect for quilting, tailoring and edging. They can also be used on fabric or paper (but of course not both!) as they offer a lasting sharp edge that cuts all the way to the tip.