Watch actual sharpening steps to repair a previously sharpened Musashi Shear with tips that are burnt and won't meet and a beveled edge. See how restorative sharpening is done by Bonnie Megowan of Bonika Shears.
12th Jul 2019
It may sound crazy, but you can restore and recondition the edge on a pair of beauty shears using a common nail buffer. This video shows you how to do this and it also includes rideline work on a waterstone.Check out this video.
4th Dec 2018
The Bronner Brother's Winter Hair Show in Atlanta, GA. It is the most anticipated show of the year and one of the largest in the country. This year we at Bonika Shears look forward to the show. We are exhibitors. Do not call us for tickets. Go to the BronnerBros.com website for tickets!Last year our company was honored with a special award from the Bronner Brothers Hair Show as an outstanding exhibitor after 20 years exhibiting at the show. This year will mark our 21st consecutiv …
1st Feb 2018
The Bonika Firefly is one of the most popular shears due to it’s unique comfortable handle, light weight and slim curved blades. However, there are some recommendations for using and maintaining this shear that will make your experience more enjoyable.1)The Firefly is a detail shear designed primarily for point cutting, slide cutting, and finishing work. It is great for face framing and for cutting in design lines for men’s parts. It is not designed for cutting huge chunks of hai …
17th Nov 2017
When is 90 degrees Zero degrees? When you switch from sharpening knives to sharpening beauty shears in the USA. I trained a new shear sharpener yesterday who has copious experience in sharpening and making knives. He was left hopelessly confused with the crazy way we measure angles when sharpening beauty shears and scissors. I have run into this problem before with people I have trained from Asian countries who had some limited experience in sharpening hair scissors because over there …
8th Aug 2017