Tacura’s Guide To The Best Sewing Scissors

Tacura’s Guide To The Best Sewing Scissors

When it comes to scissors, is it ever possible to have too many pairs? We don’t think so. When you look at the range of sewing scissors that are available, there are ones that are perfectly designed to complete every single task.

Tacura’s Guide To The Best Sewing Scissors

Tacura’s Guide To The Best Sewing Scissors

When it comes to scissors, is it ever possible to have too many pairs? We don’t think so. When you look at the range of sewing scissors that are available, there are ones that are perfectly designed to complete every single task.

Sustainability in the Mattress Industry

Sustainability in the Mattress Industry

Many of us are worried about the issue of sustainability. We worry that we should be doing more for the planet and for future generations. However, a lot of us fail to consider how what we sleep on can impact the environment.
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Customer Spotlight: Donald John Mackay

The Outer Hebrides, on the far northwest tip of Europe is home to every weaver, dyer, blender, carder, spinner, warper, finisher and inspector of Harris Tweed cloth. Donald John Mackay is one producer of Harris Tweed cloth who we are honoured to supply shears, tagging equipment and scissors.
Do you have the right upholstery tools for your project?

Do you have the right upholstery tools for your project?

There is a tool to suit every task when it comes to upholstery, whether you need something manual or electric there is a great range of options available. So, if you know you need something to get your project off the ground, but you’re not sure what, we can help! Our decades of experience supplying the furnishing and upholstery industry will ensure you can get the right tools and solutions.
Canine Constabulary. Image from BBC Scotland.

K9 Constabulary.
It started with Jim, Vic, Mick and Ben…

There are around 2,500 police service dogs operating within police forces across the UK, from tracking suspects to assisting officers with crowd control. We are proud to supply Band Knife Blades to a UK based manufacturer who produce all types of specialist clothing & equipment for tough military units, police forces, security personnel, and outdoor enthusiasts all over the world.
Small scissors, helping subsea pipelines go to the deepest depths!

Small scissors, helping subsea pipelines go to the deepest depths!

Believe it or not - some of our smallest pairs of scissors are involved in the manufacturing of tooling used for subsea pipe laying. As the dedicated UK suppliers for ELK Scissors, we are proud to supply Scissors to a large UK-based manufacturing company who specialise in end-to-end rubber moulding and anti-vibration solutions.

From the time man first discovered fire, <br>he has also battled to control the flames.

From the time man first discovered fire,
he has also battled to control the flames.

Knives and Blades

The Fire Brigade we know today has evolved over many years, thanks to procedure developments and equipment improvements. We are proud to supply a variety of knives and blades for the UK fire hose manufacturing market, high quality knives and blades are essential to keeping users safe and doing the job right and with rigorous testing involved in this manufacturing process it’s imperative that the cutting equipment used is of the highest standard.

Team Tacura Strategy Day!

Team Tacura Strategy Day!

We celebrated the great achievements we have made as a team over the past two years, discussed our exciting plans for the future and had great fun with Steve Beckles-Ebusua - The Speaker With The Orange Tie.
Customer Spotlight: Kashket & Partners of London

Customer Spotlight: Kashket & Partners of London

Apparel

Take a look at the first of our Customer Spotlight series where we discuss Kashket & Partners. Kashket & Partners (part of Firmin House) are the designers and manufacturers behind the some of the most widely recognised, iconic British uniforms. The leading specialists for the design, development and manufacture of high-quality uniforms for ceremonial, parade and formal wear. 

Let's talk about Zips...

Let's talk about Zips...

Since introducing Wye Zip to Tacura.com we’ve unzipped our minds into the wonderful world of zips and have learnt a lot, it’s time to share some of our newfound knowledge with you!
How to choose the best sewing scissors

How to choose the best sewing scissors

In this article we cover the essential factors that need to be kept in mind while going for an individual choice.

Five pairs of scissors under £20 that you didn't know you needed...

Five pairs of scissors under £20 that you didn’t know you needed…

Do you use the same pair of scissors for every task in your home and get frustrated when they unexpectedly struggle to cut fabric or paper with ease? You’re not alone. 

Martin's Rubber Company using TACURA curved scissors

Case Study: Martin's Rubber Company

Martin’s Rubber have been solving problems since 1865.

They do it using rubber technology. That means using the materials experts, toolmaking knowledge, rubber moulding process and experience, manufacturing skills and test equipment that they have on site – all at their fingertips.