Since 1945, Samuel & Sons has focused solely on trimming as their area of expertise. Known globally for an extensive inventory, they have long been a coveted source for the finest quality trimmings such as tassels, borders, braids, fringes, tiebacks, piping and more. Offering diverse collections, with more than 15,000 trimmings, designs feature both traditional and innovative materials and construction, their designs are eagerly sought after by interior designers and architects alike.
Having forged close relationships with the finest mills throughout the world over the past several decades, Samuel & Sons are able to offer an incredibly versatile and flexible custom service. They have a vast breadth of experience working with designers on everything from a simple colour change, or modification of an existing trimming, to recreating historic or antique trims for restoration projects, through to collaborating with designers to create entirely new unique designs. The service has been developed with the designer at the forefront, with the aim of making the whole process simple and seamless.
“The beauty of this service is that it allows us to respond to the creative needs of our clients, with unique inspired designs, durable construction, low minimums, competitive pricing and fast lead times, really proving that specifying custom trim can be a joy,” said Michael Cohen MD of Samuel & Sons. “ It’s incredibly inspiring for us to work on the highly creative projects that come through our Hospitality Division and even more exciting to see our custom passementerie in situ within projects around the world.”
The Samuel & Sons’ Custom Program has been an invaluable resource for designers’ work with residential, hospitality and historical installations. Their extensive portfolio includes pieces for theatre and museum restorations, as well as new items for national institutions such as the White House, the Blair House and the Clinton Presidential Library, and some of the world’s most acclaimed hotels and casinos, including Four Seasons, St. Regis, Ritz Carlton, Rosewood, Wynn Resorts in Las Vegas and Macau, and MGM.
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