Also known as a paper knife,
the letter opener is one of those objects that can add a decorative touch
to a collection of desk accessories while at the same time prevent those painful
paper cuts we incur when opening sealed envelopes with our fingertips.
The letter opener has
been designed in many different ways, from ornate and bejeweled paper knives
fabricated to resemble swords, to "Plain Jane", molded plastic razor
type openers that are often given away as ad-specialty items.
A mechanical envelope slicer
was developed over 50 years ago by an office equipment company who is still in
business today, and it is a rugged, purely functional hand operated machine. Somewhere in between the precious gem encrusted museum quality
desk ornament and the molded plastic paper slicer is the simple metal blade letter opener
that can be fashioned and embellished using jewelry findings and decorative
Office Letter Opener
|Once again the use of decorative stampings allows the designer to
take a simple object and create hundreds of different style Letter openers, which
can be used as gifts for: Teachers, Pastors, Corporate Awards, Job Promotions
Anniversaries, Bridal Showers, Bridal Parties. Or any other event where a
moderately priced gift like a letter opener would be welcome.
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