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mod leather pull | polished brass

Posted on October 1st, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

Here is a neat nature shot of our new mod leather pull featuring Moore & Giles blade leather.

We are very, very pleased with the way this turned out. With all the different finish and leather combinations, the pull possibilities are endless! Looking forward to utilizing this part for projects in the near future.

Stay tuned!

provident pull | polished nickel

Posted on September 11th, by gbettenhausen in Interesting Hardware. No Comments

Here is a B&W edit of our provident pull in polished nickel.

The contrast in this photo brings out the best detail and the fine form of this particular shower door pull.

We love capturing the quality characteristics that we work hard to achieve.



winthrop pull and traditional icebox latch | application

Posted on September 5th, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

We love seeing our hardware in action.

Here are some photos of our Winthrop Pull and Traditional Icebox Latch installed in a client’s home.

This kitchen cabinetry turned out just gorgeous!



adler pull production

Posted on August 11th, by gbettenhausen in Featured Frontpage, Recent Projects. No Comments

This neat photo displays the original sculpts of our Adler drawer pull, alongside an original small pull from a David Adler home just a few miles up the Lake Michigan shore from our shop.

mod hardware

Posted on June 17th, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

Here is another really fabulous install of our mod hardware right here in Chicago!

We love this hardware in polished nickel.

The pulls come in various lengths and the hardware can also be hand hammered upon request.

cremone wall

Posted on June 14th, by gbettenhausen in Media. No Comments

Our Cremone hardware sure does shine in the sunlight! Beautiful weather sure does bring out the best in our fine finishes.

Checkout all these neat styles and more at cremonehardware.com

ice box hardware | restored refrigerator

Posted on June 13th, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

Our highly detailed ice box hardware looks great on this restored refrigerator. A very neat piece of equipment!

Checkout more of our ice box hardware at iceboxhinges.com

state capitol visit

Posted on June 6th, by gbettenhausen in Media, Recent Projects. No Comments

This past week our General Manager took a trip down to Springfield, IL to checkout the progress of our hardware at the Illinois State Capitol, where they house the executive and legislative branches of the government of the U.S. state of Illinois.

What a beautiful building!



custom pulls polished nickel

Posted on March 24th, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

These pulls have a step detail that surrounds the ‘d’ shape.  They are on standoffs and were designed to have a walnut infill to contrast the polished nickel.  Don’t settle for standard off the shelf cast white metal hardware for your custom kitchen (por favor).

turned door knobs

Posted on February 15th, by gbettenhausen in Recent Projects. No Comments

These knobs are being finished in polished nickel and will make there way to Quincy, Illinois.  The knobs are turned on a CNC vs being cast providing the best substrate for polishing and plating.

polished nickel sea of knobs

Posted on November 4th, by administrator in Recent Projects. No Comments

These knobs are still hot from the nickel bath!  They will be installed on a project by a shop out of St. Louis.  There are other pieces of hardware that will be photographed soon, including a 12 pound entry knob!

push plate mold | hardware replication

Posted on October 30th, by administrator in Recent Projects. No Comments

Sometimes the process and tooling required to make something is more interesting to look at that the final part.  This mold was made by a pattern maker for a project we are working on in Illinois.  The push plates will be cast in solid bronze and finished to match all the historic hardware in the building.

a few of our latest projects...

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