Country Lore: Fiskars Fans

Fiskars makes a number of tools perfect for gardening or other work around the house.
By MOTHER EARTH NEWS Readers
October/November 2004
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I started using Fiskars brand scissors several years ago when I had carpel tunnel syndrome. As an avid gardener, my hands would ache from time to time after a lot of digging, pruning, etc., so I began purchasing Fiskars gardening tools to relieve the pain. One of my favorite Fiskars tools is the power-gear bypass lopper; it works like a charm. I simply love Fiskars’ ergonomic designs.

Anita Baxley
Tulsa, Oklahoma
 

I love to use a Fiskars hand pruner. The cut is easy and clean. The best garden-type tools are made by Fiskars, period. They may cost a bit more than some others but are more than worth every cent. I wish Fiskars made cars!

Elizabeth Cole
Georgetown, Illinois
 


I can’t rave enough about Fiskars products. I own every size scissors they make. Since I was a little girl, I’ve been using them for my knitting, crocheting and sewing projects.

Cynthia Sullivan
Lakeside, California
 

The new power-gear lopper from Fiskars is absolutely fabulous. For those people that find themselves with decreasing strength with age or who would just like an easy time of cutting hard-to-reach branches, this is the product to get. It’s lightweight, and the “power gear” will give you extra cutting ease that traditional heavy loppers don’t offer.

Leslie Miller
Wartrace, Tennessee
 








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