So today's post is focused on a small detail with big impact. I have seen this beautiful, unique type of locking system and just adored it every time. Maybe I've just been living under a rock and you all knew already, but I finally discovered what it was called!
It's called Espagnolette and I am in love.
These locks are the kinds of details that we design-enthused folks notice, don't you think?
I find it to be so graceful in an old world kind of way.
Here they are, used in the Canadian House & Home Princess Margaret showhome from last year:
And here is another example that I just saw in a store window yesterday:
We are working on a family room remodel design now, and I'm very tempted to use them.
What to you think of it?