Friday Foundry Walkabout…And a Little Sneak Peek

With the holiday weekend upon us, our Craftsmen are busy-busy wrapping up projects and lovingly packaging pieces for shipment.  Below are some shots taken this morning – most notably custom deco door pulls and a little sneak peek of a new hardware collection we will be launching shortly!  See if you can spot what’s new!

SA Baxter Cabinet Knobs CK-2009

SA Baxter Custom Door Pulls Finishing

SA Baxter Custom Door Pulls

SA Baxter Finish Samples

SA Baxter Pebble Door Pull

SA Baxter Sneak Peek Deco

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Happy Friday! Happy Spring!

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Spring has finally arrived in the Northeast…we’re delighted to at last feel some warmth and take in the colors!  Hence a little inspiration for this group shot of SA Baxter knobs, levers, hinges, and pulls finished in satin burnished nickel.

Feature This! A Nod from The Schemer

The Schemer, a new UK-based Design and Architecture Newsletter, has featured our new Centre/Center Door Knobs.  We wish the folks at the Schemer the best of luck with their new venture!

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Courtesy of The Schemer


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Courtesy of The Schemer

2013 Trends from our Friends @ Elle Decor: “Lots of Brass”

If you have been following our blog, it will be no surprise to you that we love our brass finishes.  Burnished brass and antique brass exude such a charming warmth, as we all know.  Elle Decor has proclaimed “Lots of Brass” for a 2013 Trend.  We have been seeing a resurgence of brass finishes within the past couple of years – brass is versatile, and  of course a classic.

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SA Baxter’s Project-Ready Bamboo-Inspired Door Hardware, Suite 9507, finished in Antique Brass.

We believe that door and cabinet hardware in brass finishes are timeless, and long outlive a trend.  The long-term benefits of brass finishes are: the natural beauty of the aging/patina process, the never-ending ability to refresh the finish, and the antimicrobial properties of brass finishes.  To take advantage of these brass benefits though, please hold on the lacquer (=

SA Baxter Center Door Knob CDK-2024 Burnished Brass

SA Baxter Centre/Center Door Knob CDK-2024 finished in Burnished Brass.


Friday Foundry Walkabout

Just some quick snaps taken around our Foundry on a Friday afternoon…

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Cabinet Knob CK-3001 in 1:, 1-1/4″, and 1-1/2″ Diameters, Robert Stern Fluted Lever, and Art Deco Lever LV-3002, finished in Polished Nickel.

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SA Baxter Project-Ready Lever LV-9504.

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A Gaggle of Traditional Keyhole Escutcheons, KE-2014

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SA Baxter Project-Ready Cabinet Knobs CK-9507