Gold Leave Signage and Glass Gilding (‘verre eglomise’): two classic techniques now making a long awaited comeback. At the turn-of-the-century, gold leave signage and glass gilding was de riguer – bespoke shops in the UK and abroad had unique, splendid facades.
Unlike many modern materials, gold leaf is durable, a sure guarantee that your home or storefront custom gilding will last for decades. Look closely at neighborhoods in London, Paris and New York and you will see examples of signage from the early 1800s!
A beautifully gilded shop front can have a dramatic impact upon ones first impression and first impressions are the remembered ones. Gold leaf signage and Glass Gilding is a timeless tradition that is breathing a new life in the modern world.