Details

Part of the Kittinger experience is working with your designer to customize your pieces to your exact needs. We take great pride in focusing on the details that matter to you and make every piece unique. Here are just some of the details you pick.

Stains

Our finishes reflect pride and quality that has been passed from craftsman to craftsman for over 150 years.

Carefully applied to exacting standards, every piece is inspected and compared to our master samples. Our finishing process can involve up to 21 steps, 50 hours of handwork, and take upwards of 3 weeks to complete.

We offer six standard stains but are able to make custom stains as well.

 

Pour Options:

Open-pore: Results in a satin finish

Closed-pore: Results in a glossy finish

Paints & Chinoiserie

Applied using complex techniques, we offer six standard paint colors in three finish styles.

Ancient: An aged appearance with distress marks and scarring

Antique: Smoother in appearance with carefully added distress marks

Crackle: Resembling charred wood it is our most complex finish

We are able to color match an Sherwin-Williams color.

Our Chinoiserie is hand painted with a design to your specifications.

Note: Chinoiserie can only be applied to certain pieces.

Table Banding

We offer a variety of banding options for our dining and office tables.

Our standard banding options are:

 

Yew

Mahogany

Satinwood

Rosewood & Satinwood

Yew & Walnut

If none of our standard options fit your needs, we are able to customize the banding on your piece.

Note: Table veneer is shown in a classic Mahogany veneer.

Leafing & Tooling

A delicate art, silver and gold leafing can be used to enhance details such as table tops, cabinets, chair legs, and mirror frames.

Kittinger craftsmen have been hand placing and varnishing thin sheets of silver and golf leaf since the late 1940's and the process has remained the same. Depending on the piece, this process can take up to a week to complete and require thousands of silver or gold leaves to complete.

Gold-tooled leather table and desk tops are crafted to your specifications. We are able to hand select hides from our main leather supplier to ensure durability and the desired cut. Multiple tooling wheels are used to create delicate designs in the leather with or without gold.

Leather

Although you can use any leather provider you want, we are able to supply leather from:

 

Garrett Leather

Optima Leather

Cortina Leather

These suppliers cover a wide range of looks, durability, and price points.

Classic Kittinger

Classic Kittinger

Classic Kittinger Red

Classic Kittinger Red

Classic Heirloom

Classic Heirloom

Light Heirloom

Light Heirloom

Dark Heirloom

Dark Heirloom

Old Dominion

Old Dominion

Ancient Bisque

Ancient Bisque

Antique Bisque

Antique Bisque

Crackle Bisque

Crackle Bisque

Ancient Ebony

Ancient Ebony

Antique Ebony

Antique Ebony

Crackle Ebony

Crackle Ebony

Ancient Lapis

Ancient Lapis

Antique Lapis

Antique Lapis

Ancient Moss

Ancient Moss

Antique Moss

Antique Moss

Crackle Moss

Crackle Moss

Ancient Persimmon

Ancient Persimmon

Antique Persimmon

Antique Persimmon

Crackle Persimmon

Crackle Persimmon

Ancient Red

Ancient Red

Antique Red

Antique Red

Crackle Red

Crackle Red

Satinwood

Satinwood

Mahogany

Mahogany

Yew

Yew

Rosewood & Satinwood

Rosewood & Satinwood

Yew & Walnut

Yew & Walnut

Gold Leaf

Gold Leaf

Silver Leaf

Silver Leaf

Tooling

Tooling

Fabric

Due to the custom nature of our products we do not limit you to a selection of fabrics.

We are able to order from numerous fabric companies such as Scalamandre, Jim Thompson, Kravet, and Duralee. You are also able to provide your own fabric and can have it shipped direct to our factory.

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CONTACT US

4675 Transit Road

Buffalo, NY 14221

Note: We do not provide furniture value or age estimates.

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