The finish that's right for you
Hickory White offers many finish options that make it easy to customize your furniture and your home.
Create a unique look by mixing finish combinations. The opportunities are limited only by your imagination.
Hickory White offers three levels of finishes varying in application time and difficulty.
The complexity of the finish is reflected in the terms Standard, Premium, and Artisan.
Standard Finishes43: ANTIQUE RED
A rich deep red finish that has been hand burnished to add aging and lightly spattered to add a true antique value. K2: BLACK
A deep rich true black finish with a deep luster and a high sheen level as appropriate on traditional or transitional styles. A6: BONE WHITE
Bone White is an opaque, clean lacquer paint with a medium luster. The color is very much like that of an ivory tusk. C8: CAFE NOIR
The color of rich, dark Columbian coffee, Café Noir is a beautifully sleek very dark brown/black finish with a high sheen. 46: CAMBRIDGE
A unique combination of a light aged pecan finish that has been hand burnished, and a light dusty wax applied. This is the base finish for the striped #76 Oxford. K6: CAPPUCCINO
A handsome light to medium brown finish that provides a clean traditonal or transitional feel where a clear unenhanced finish is desired. C7: CASHMERE
Like a treasured cashmere scarf, the warmth and elegance of this high-sheen dark walnut finish adds a touch of class and refinement to any item. B3: CHAMOIS SANDBLASTED
Sandblasted for a natural weathered look. Chamois has white hang-up and distressing to highlight the rough-hewn texture. Only available on solid Ash or Oak. 42: COGNAC
Rich medium brown earth tones accentuate this bold and elegant high sheen finish with the depth of fine cognac. G1: COTSWOLD
A deep clear brown finish with a medium-high sheen level as apt an application for a formal traditional look as an urban high end contemporary look. 44: EBONY
A rich rubbed-through high sheen black finish that highlights the underlying wood tones with a lustrous satin-like patina. 48: ESPRESSO
A deep rich black traditional finish with a deep luster and a high sheen level that has a very light rub-through along the perimeter edge. 77: ESTATE
An aged antique chestnut finish with wonderful russet undertones and light dusty wax. The base finish for the striped Continental finish. K3: FLAX
A casual yet sophisticated clear light brown finish enhanced with tawny highlights. The wood grain surface has been subtly detailed with cow-tailing, light spatter, and burnished edges under a medium sheen lacquer. E5: FRENCH BLUE
Aged like a fine vintage Court piece, this is a beautiful grey-blue paint with hints of silver, dry-brushing and glazing. 56: G2
A beautiful, clear, russet finish with a high sheen, light burnishing and slight spatter affording a more casual easy to live with presentation. 13: LANCASTER
Medium brown high sheen finish with hand applied burnishing reminiscent of a well cared for 19th century antique. 40: LOW COUNTRY
A beautiful, relaxed, heavily aged deep walnut hand-burnished brown finish with light spatter adding antique low country charm. 20: MAISON
A rich, hand-rubbed waxed, dark walnut high sheen finish enhanced with hand burnished edges, cow-tailing, and a light antique spatter. C3: MALABAR
A wonderfully soft black finish with brown undertones. A2: MODERN ELM
Developed to take advantage of the striking grain pattern of elm veneers, this warm greyish-brown finish creates a soft, transitional appearance. A1: MODERN WALNUT
A rich, warm, high sheen brown finish that emphasizes the clarity and natural beauty of the wood beneath. 07: NEWPORT
An elegant clear medium brown high sheen finish with very light aging and the subtle burnishing of a well cared for antique. J1: PALERMO
A rich, clear medium brown finish with deep luster providing subtle visual distressing in the form of cow-tailing and fly-specking to add interest. 53: SABLE
A rich dark brown high sheen finish with excellent clarity. E4: SMOKE
Warm, medium grey finish with brown undertones and light dry-brush aging around the edges which allows the rich grain pattern of the wood beneath to show through. 54: SOHO
A rich medium value clear brown finish reminiscent of a lightly burnished antique pecan with a medium sheen level. E3: SONOMA
Evoking the casual modern lifestyle of the wine country, this rich deep brown finish features cowtailing and dry-brushed highlights. 27: SUGAR
An opaque, clean white finish with a very slight intermittent rub-through along the perimeter edge. F1: TOSCANA
A rich medium brown high sheen finish with craftsman applied cow-tailing, hand burnishing, and slight spatter offering a more casual easy to live with application. K4: Truffle
A clean transitional grey- brown finish that presents a loft like casual attitude designed to be applied to sandblasted oak. AVAILABLE ON ASH AND OAK CASE GOODS ONLY. 82: VERONA
An elegant, dark rich coffee color that radiates the subtle undertones of its deep cordovan base with light spatter application. 06: VINEYARD
A deep aged brown hand-burnished wood finish, hand-rubbed with a light dusty wax applied to provide the deep luster of a well aged antique. C1: VINTAGE BROWN
A warm, deep chestnut brown finish with craftsmanlike hand applied dry-brushing and shading to create the look of much loved but well worn vintage piece. 65: WALNUT
A sophisticated high sheen finished walnut brown with russet undertones enhancing the natural beauty of wood. 66: WALNUT IVORY
A clean fresh linen lacquer paint finish with a very light spatter that provides a transitional opportunity for any wood species. J3: WASHED CANVAS
A multi-step finish designed for the open grained nature of ash. This finish has a white filler intended to hang up in the grain, then sealed, dry-brushed, visually distressed, and finished with three coats of lacquer. AVAILABLE ON ASH AND OAK CASE GOODS ONLY. C9: WINTER WHITE
Our opaque, clean white Sugar finish with an over-glaze to create a slightly warmer shade of white in between Sugar and Washed Linen.
Premium Finishes39: BLACK NICKEL
A deep nickel-colored paint finish with very fine black brushing on top and a high sheen to resemble black nickel metal. G8: BRUSHED PEARL
A truly unique multi-step finish providing platinum undertones with translucent gold highlights. An ideal finish where neither gold nor platinum provides the perfect answer. CM: COLOR MATCH
Select any brand name paint color and we will Color Match it on your order; include name, number, and color chip with order. 73: CONTINENTAL
An antique, deep chestnut medium sheen finish, with russet undertones accented with aged black and gold accent striping and a light dusty wax. 21: DOVE
A soft patinated Belgian grey finish, hand burnished and detailed with a gently spattered antique glaze. G3: GUINEVERE GRAY
A wonderful textured finish with an alabaster base coat with taupe and gray overtones. The end product has a wonderful aged patina. 71: OLD WORLD
A very labor intensive aged, antique white artisan painted finish designed to capture the look and feel of pieces well cared for over generations. 76: OXFORD
A unique combination of a light aged pecan finish that has been hand burnished highlighted with aged gold and charbown accent striping and a light dusty wax. 03: PLATINUM
A metallic finish with an underlying base of silver and very subtle hand-padded gold overtones giving a platinum patina. 16: SILKWOOD
A very artistic tawny beige finish in a color reminiscent of raw silk that has been very lightly spattered with moderate read through to the wood grain. 79: STONE
Very clean grey-beige finish that reads through to the beauty of the wood grain beneath providing a handsome casual transitional feel. K7: TEXTURED TRUFFLE
A grey-brown clear transitional loft-like finish that represents the look of Truffle finish on sandblasted oak, using a textured emulsion to provide the surface. 34: WASHED LINEN
A very pleasing clean, off-white finish with a very light rub through providing the natural look of washed cotton or flax.
Artisan FinishesA3: BLANC
A true artisan finish, created with multiple layers of ivory and slight sepia tones with wear-through and over glazes to create a special old-world look. GL: GOLD LEAF
A true hand-leafed finish; sheets of gold leaf are hand-applied over a frame, cured, then glazed over to soften the overall effect and create a beautiful patina. J2: PEBBLE BEACH
A labor intensive artisan finish with an emulsion creatively applied to add texture and depth, wash coated then carefully glazed, dry brushed and re-glazed with a finish coat. PL: PLATINUM LEAF
A true leafing process, silver leaf sheets are hand applied to the wood frame, cured and glazed over to create a beautiful Platinum leaf finish.
* Available only on 773-60, 775-31, and 775-71.
Special Metal Leaf FinishesML: BLACK PEARL (METAL LEAF)
A creamy white textured finish featuring the use of gesso to create the one-of-a-kind old world look. Each application will vary in texture and appearance due to the incredible handwork. BZ: BRONZE PATINA
A very organic,variegated finish comprised of browns and grays reflecting an acid-washed surface. GS: GOLD LEAF SQUARES
A beautiful gold leaf finish painstakingly applied by hand in a grid pattern with very subtle black highlighting to create a slightly vintage appearance. SG: SILVER LEAF WITH GOLD
Leaf finish created by applying gold painted ground color, hand-applying silver leaf sheets in a grid pattern on top of the paint, then wearing the edges to expose the gold. SS: SILVER LEAF SQUARES
A beautiful silver leaf finish painstakingly applied by hand in a grid pattern with very subtle black highlighting to create a slightly vintage appearance.
Many items lend themselves to hand-striping applications which can enhance the design and customize the piece to one's individual taste.
SurfacesCharcoal Shagreen** Ivory Shagreen** Taupe Shagreen**
** Shagreen Surfaces are only available on select items as indicated in the price list.