smartWare - highest quality jewellery box hardware - side rail hinges and locks,all available in polished brass, rhodium plate and gold plate

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Important update, 26/03/2020: As the best box hardware available, demand for smartWaresmartHinge and smartLock – has been rising steadily for some years now. Unfortunately several recent UK manufacturers have proved that they’re not capable of manufacturing the numbers, quality or consistency that I demand for my customers, so I’m starting to work with an excellent new manufacturer, still in UK, with a view to securing the level of supply that I require.


Despite the coronavirus, work is ongoing to make these sought after items available again. Polished brass hinges should be available again by the end of April 2020 with other finishes and locks following on soon after.


Thank you to all my loyal customers – in UK and around the world – for your patience in the meantime.


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Thank you.


Andrew Crawford


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