Custom Finishes Program

Our designers & craftspeople have developed 29 finish options that allow you the opportunity to customize any Select item. Whether you're drawn to Platinum or Antique Red, there's a wide variety to help you get creative and customize each piece into a reflection of you, your home and your style

Custom Finishes

Almond Almond F9 (H)Dark cognac finish providing clarity and depth with a slight black hang-up in the natural grain of the wood. Antique Ivory Finish Antique Ivory 41 (L)A very labor intensive aged, white artisan painted finish with burnishing, designed to capture the look and feel of well cared for antiques. Antique Red Finish Antique Red 43 (L)A rich deep red finish that has been hand burnished to add aging and lightly spattered to add a true antique value. Antler / Sandblasted Finish Antler/Sandblasted A4 (H) *Medium brown with a sandblasted industrial feel reading through to deep golden highlights then burnished, cowtailed, and lightly spattered. Basic Black II Finish Basic Black II 18 (H)A deep rich true black finish with a deep luster and high sheen finish. Beeswax Finish Beeswax 10 (H)Medium brown high sheen finish with hand applied burnishing reminiscent of a well cared for 19th century antique. Black Nickel Finish Black Nickel 39 (H)A deep nickel-colored paint finish with very fine black brushing on top and a high sheen to resemble black nickel metal. Cafe Noir Finish Cafe Noir C8 (H)The color of rich, dark Columbian coffee, Cafe Noir is a beautifully sleek very dark brown/black finish with a high sheen. Carob Brown Finish Carob Brown M2 (L)Carob Brown is a low sheen, warm brown finish, that enhances Walnut's beautiful grain and warm tonal ranges. Cashmere Finish Cashmere C7 (H)Like a treasured cashmere scarf, the warmth and elegance of this high sheen dark walnut finish adds a touch of refinement to any item. Chamois / Sandblasted Finish Chamois/Sandblasted B3 (L)*A hazelnut color, sandblasted for a natural weathered look. Chamois has white hang-up when sandblasted to highlight the rough hewn texture. Chamois / Sandblasted FinishDove 17 (L) *A soft patinated Belgian grey finish, hand-burnished and detailed with a gently spattered antique glaze. Dark Chocolate Cerused Finish Dark Chocolate Cerused N2 (L)Deep rich dark chocolate finish accentuated with white cerusing. Light sandblasting enhances the grain of the wood. Driftwood Finish Driftwood 76 (L)A naturally aged pecan toned finish that has been enhanced with a bleached grey-beige overtone to characterize a weathered look. Dry Silver Fox Finish Dry Silver Fox M5 (L)Metallic silver color in a low sheen that is very refined allowing for translucence to show the natural beauty of the wood. Dry Vintage Grey Finish Dry Vintage Grey N4 (M)Casual semi-opaque grey finish with grain character highlighted through sandblasting. Espresso Finish Espresso 21 (H)A deep rich black traditional finish with a deep luster that has a very light rub-through along the perimeter edges to appear worn. Fog Grey Finish Fog Grey B2 (L)An opaque grey paint with a light taupe surface spatter providing a more casual and slightly aged appearance. F4 Gold Gold F4 (L)A gold paint with a glazed appearance with luster but in a low sheen to provide a more subtle gilt look . Heirloom Finish Heirloom 70 (H)An aged antique chestnut finish with wonderful russet undertones and an added light dusty wax. Maison Finish Maison 07 (H)A rich, hand-rubbed waxed, dark walnut high sheen finish enhanced with hand burnished edges, cow-tailing, and light spatter. Malibar Finish Malibar C3 (M)A wonderful soft black finish providing as great deal of read through to brown undertones creating a char-brown look. Masquerade II Finish Masquerade II 19 (H)A beautiful, clear, russet finish with a high sheen, light burnishing and slight spatter affording a more casual easy to live with presentation. Metro II Finish Metro II 22 (H)A rich rubbed-through black finish that highlights the underlying wood tones with a lustrous satin-like patina. Mineral Finish Mineral J7 (L)A very clean, clear grey stained finish which accentuates the clarity and character of the wood species beneath. Mink Finish Mink 88 (H)A rich dark brown high sheen finish with excellent clarity. Modern Elm Finish Modern Elm A2 (H)It's clairity was developed to take advantage of striking grain patterns, this warm greyish brown finish creates a soft, transitional appearance. Monaco Finish J4 Monaco (L)A creamy white semi-opaque finish with a brushed glazed surface providing an almost strie texture. Platinum Finish Platinum 87 (L)A metallic finish with an underlying base of silver and very subtle hand-padded gold overtones giving a platinum patina. Silkwood Finish Silkwood 16 (L)A very artistic tawny beige finish reminiscent of raw silk that has been very lightly spattered with moderate read-through to the wood. Slate Finish Slate J5 (L)An opaque grey paint with a taupe colored finishing glaze that provides an overall appearance of a grey-beige under a high sheen. Smoked Ash Finish Smoked Ash 35 (H)Semi-opaque greige finish with a high sheen lacquer top coat offering a clean, casual transitional appearance. Smoked Ash / Sandblasted Finish Smoked Ash/Sandblasted A5 (L)*Semi-opaque greige finish that utilizes a sand blasting technique to open the wood grain and add more depth of finish. Soho Finish Soho 55 (H)A rich medium value clear brown finish reminiscent of a lightly burnished antique pecan with a high sheen level. Stone Finish Stone 79 (L)Very clean beige finish that reads through to grey undertones enhancing the beauty of the wood grain beneath for a handsome casual feel. Sugar Finish Sugar 28 (L)An opaque, clean white finish that resembles the color of white candle wax. Sugar is the most white of all our finishes. Truffle Finish Truffle K4 (L)*A clean transitional grey- brown finish that presents a loft like casual attitude designed to be applied over sandblasted surfaces. Walnut Finish Walnut 30 (H)A rich, warm, high sheen chestnut brown finish that emphasizes the clarity and natural beauty of the wood beneath. Washed Canvas Washed Canvas J3 (L)*A multi-step finish with a white filler intended to hang up in the open grain of ash , then sealed, dry brushed, then a low sheen lacquer. Washed Linen Washed Linen 34 (L)A very pleasing clean, off-white finish providing the natural color of washed cotton or fine ivory. Winter White Finish Winter White C9 (L)Winter White is our opaque, clean white Sugar finish with an over-glaze to create a warmer shade of white between Sugar & Washed Linen.

H = High Sheen Level (55-75)
M = Medium Sheen Level (25-50)
L = Low Sheen Level (5-25)

* Finishes recommended for items constructed of Oak, Ash, or Elm, or if item is sandblasted.


Taupe Shagreen Surface Taupe Shagreen S2** Ivory Shagreen Surface Ivory Shagreen S1** Charcoal Shagreen Surface Charcoal Shagreen S3**

** Shagreen Surfaces are only available on select items as indicated in the price list.

See also Hand Decorating