It may be our 366th anniversary, but we’re still feeling on top of the world after this great article from Core77. Read about a few ways Fiskars scissors are being used around the world.
Did you know that Fiskars used to make orange microwaves?
The first prototype of Fiskars Orange-Handled Scissors used the leftover dye from an orange juicer and other plastic housewares products. A final board vote of 9 to 7 decided on orange over black, and an icon was born.
Fiskars HQ in Helsinki, Finland www2.fiskars.com
The Fiskars Village in Finland, where Fiskars originated www2.fiskars.com
Designing a #Fiskars rotary cutter www2.fiskars.com
Johan Jacob Julin bought Fiskars in 1822
Fiskars tailor's scissors from 1880
Fiskars scissors from two centuries
The origin of our orange-handled scissors: an orange juicer.
Peter Thorwoste's signature, the founder of Fiskars in 1649
Fiskars logos throughout time
Fiskars logo from 1960-1983