Crofts & Assinder

Crofts and Assinder

Crofts and Assinder Limited are a uniquely British brand, established in 1875 by brothers-in-law George Crofts and Fredrick Assinder at the heart of British industry, in Birmingham England. Which gives the brand a long and proud history in the design and manufacture of quality handles and fittings to the furniture industries. They are specialised in the design and manufacture of extraordinary cabinet fittings that combine a blend of British heritage with timeless design and quality manufacturing.

From the very beginning, Crofts and Assinder Limited specialised in the design and manufacturer of cabinet handles and fittings. Their product range and supporting services have evolved over the last 140 years to become one of the UK’s premium handle and architectural fittings producers in Birmingham, whilst also making their mark overseas. Providing an innovative and unique range of products, with a number of customers based across the world, they are strongly placed to support and meet the demands of the global market place.

The company prides itself on its expertise in the design and development of products to suit customer requirements. Crofts and Assinder Limited's fully integrated design, toolmaking, manufacturing and plating services are available to offer customers a broad choice.

Guy Crofts the great-grandson of founder George Crofts and company chairman, says: “My great-grandfather had a clear vision to produce, in his words, ‘what the best-dressed furniture is wearing’, and make sure the business kept its values and craftsmanship at the heart of production.”

The business played a key role in the war effort, making metal casings for radio sets that were provided to ships, aircraft and fighting vehicles.

After further expansion, Crofts & Assinder’s products have been used in a host of famous landmark buildings. These include the White House in Washington DC, London’s Ritz hotel, the Waldorf hotel, Parliament House in Buenos Aires and ships of the Cunard and White Start Line including on the Titanic.

Crofts and Assinder's product range spans many design influences, providing More Handles both an innovative and interesting range from Edwardian and Victorian to contemporary products. Using a variety of materials in their manufacturing processes including brass, steel, cast iron, zinc (zamak), ceramic, glass and wood.

We stock a traditional range of iron cupboard handles by Crofts and Assinder that are cast from genuine iron. These pieces of cabinet hardware provide a heavy, quality look for your cabinets and drawers, perfect for traditional decor styles or to create a rustic finish for your home. They come with a lacquered finish and have a lovely smooth look and feel.

As well as a fantastic selection of solid brass cupboard handles, cup handles, drawer pulls and cupboard knobs that provide a stylish and high-quality finish for cabinets, cupboards and drawers.

We also have a beautiful collection of solid brass home fittings and accessories from Crofts and Assinder, including front door furniture available in polished brass and chrome finishes to add a designer finish to your front door to express your individuality. Along with fittings such as brackets, bolts, stays and castors that are perfect for traditional style drawing and living rooms, it's those final finishing touches that help to turn your house into your home.

For more information, please contact our specialists at:

TEL - 01228 516 516

WEB - morehandles.co.uk

EMAIL - sales@morehandles.co.uk