ISSUE 56  |  In the Library

Design Sleuth: Cremone Bolt Cabinet Hardware

January 21, 2013 7:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Add an instant Old World look to a cabinet with cremone bolts, which allow you to activate two separate locks at the top and bottom of doors with one handle.

Above: Vintage cremone bolts from The Door Store in Toronto add a pleasingly traditional note to a built-in glass-fronted cabinet; the cabinet and trim is painted in Benjamin Moore's Dove Wing. Photo of the 2011 Princess Margaret Showhouse by Michael Graydon via Canadian House & Home.

Above: We like Baldwin's streamlined Cremone Bolts; prices start at $360 at Handle Sets.