The length of the neck cord is 30". You can detach your scissors, if press the button and turn. You can purchase stork scissors separately or lanyard of multiple colors separately, or both; please, check availability of each item.
Here's my little video how it works - https://youtu.be/CUMSMX_ZMl8?list=PLwb8KOpuCDumTFLBXECUl2zXFpSxgOGZU
You might also want to use this lanyard for your cell phone or Apple wireless AirPods, watch this video - https://youtu.be/OokkjRpR6NU?list=PLwb8KOpuCDumTFLBXECUl2zXFpSxgOGZU
Can be also used as a lanyard for your cell phone, if you have 2 little holes on it to pull the loop through.