Hardware and Finishes

Australian Hardware Suppliers

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Gerner Hinges Quality Hinges.
Graeme Brown Antiques Period brass fittings and hardware.

International Hardware Suppliers

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Ball and Ball Antique reproduction hardware.
Brass Castings A unique bespoke collection of brass and bronze antique clock fittings, furniture cabinet hardware and architectural ironmongery.
Blackbear Forge Quality blacksmith made hardware
The Guild of Metalsmiths Not for profit organisation. A great resource for blacksmiths - USA
D. C. Mitchell Quality ‘black smith hardware’ reproductions of period hardware. Includes 18 Century furniture and building hardware.
Peter Ross Blacksmith Historic hardware & tool maker - USA
Horton Brasses Inc. Offer reproductions of antique Victorian, Arts & Crafts, Chippendale, Sheraton, Hepplewhite, Queen Anne and William & Mary hardware.
Londonderry Brasses High quality reproduction brass furniture hardware reproduced from period originals through the process of lost wax casting.
Optimum Brasses Antique brass furniture fittings.
Whitechapel Hardware Suppliers of brass and iron hardware
Tremont Nail Company Steel cut nails for authentic restoration projects

Australian Finishes

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Graeme Brown Antiques Supplier of Liberon finishes.
U-Beaute Polishes Quality finishes for woodturners and general woodworking.
Rustins Danish Oil The best Danish oil available
Rustins Products Quality finishes for furniture making & general woodworking
Osmo Wood Finishes Oil & hard wearing wax finish

International Finishes

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The Old Fashioned Milk Paint Company Authentic finish for reproduction Colonial or Shaker furniture.
Restoration Glass Reproduction antique window glasses of the 17th through early 20th centuries.
Sepp Leaf Genuine gold and metal leaf, gilding tools and supplies.