Styled with grace
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The Baroque architecture originated in France during the reigns of Louis XIII in the years of 1610–1643, The elaboration of French provincial style later was introduced in mid to late 1700’s.
Escutcheons or back plates as they are called not only have a purpose for looking great on furniture or cabinetry… the purpose is also a practical one.
Most Back Plates are an important part of cabinet hardware they function to cover up surrounds of the knobs to stop finger nail scratches to cupboard, drawers or cabinets. The word escutcheon is a French word, “scutum” meaning “shield”.
This knob has a decorative backing comes in three luxurious finishes.
From the French-Baroque style our ornate K90- Vaucluse Knob and Back Plate gets its creativeness. These can not only just suit one style it can also match a period perfect style of French provincial, medieval, English, Victorian or even country style.
We have finishes of Polished Nickel, Matt Antique Copper and Matt Black they are all great to compliment any cabinetry, drawers or furniture.
These Knobs are slightly less embellished than our K90.
With a ‘not over top’ detailed back plate design. They have an element of beauty within the classic antique style. These are a boundless when used on cabinetry or furniture.
With its glamourous flair, it has a unique decorative design and are ideal to use on cabinet doors or small drawers.
Why not to keep the theme throughout, use our elegant K28 tear drop pull. They have tear drop shape perfect for fingers to grip.
These little garland gems have a way to make a space with an attitude of a Royal like living. Like the tassels to a perfume bottle they glam up any drawers with sophistication.
These can be used on cupboards or drawers for a well-dressed and sophisticated look.
Our K64 ring pulls shows the periodic style of a traditional and antique look to them. The decorative centre that surrounds is like a beautiful and elegant piece of jewellery with a simple masterful purpose.
When it comes to hardware and door fixtures there is no rule on what is right to use. To choose to decorate your kitchen, bathroom or space is to everyone’s tastes.
If using a French Baroque inspired style is your choice, you will be sure to fall in love with these products! With this antique style it will always continues to age with grace.