The Kemper K21 Lace Tool has a fine, sharp needle and a curved, pointed blade set in a 5/16"-diameter hardwood handle. This tool is approximately 6-1/4” in total length. Lace tools are designed to facilitate the application of slip-soaked lace to greenware boxes, figurines, etc. Lace tools are also used for working in wax. The Kemper K21 Lace Tool has two ends that can be used with lace or for sgraffito effects. – The fine, sharp needle is for placement of lace. – The curved blade assists in pressing lace and cleanup, and for sgraffito.