The classic 18th-century art of hand-painting tinplate resurges with a fresh batch of enameled ornamental wares
Products put a fresh spin on time-honored tole.
Dana Gibson Scalloped detail on the hand-painted tole tray gives a distinctive edge to the “Glenbrook” table in Parsi Grey (danagibson.com). Bradburn Home Flora and fauna lend whimsy to the “Painted Birds” black tole table (bradburnhome.com). Tommy Mitchell Framed tole flowers on linen backing from the customizable “Border Garden Study Series” delight, whether alone or hung in a grouping (tommymitchellcompany.com). Stray Dog Designs The “Beauregard” table lamp, composed of handworked metal coated in Benjamin Moore’s “Stone Harbor,” instantly enlivens a room (straydogdesigns.com). Chelsea House Lion’s-head handles accent this blue-and-white tole wastebasket (chelseahouseinc.com). JM Piers Let the “Fox with Red Base” tole tray painted by artisans in Mexico corral odds and ends in style ( jmpierswholesale.com). TomTom and Company for Jaye’s Studio A set of four wipeable tole “Trellis” placemats completes your table setting ( jayesstudio.com).
Mr. Brown London Opal teams with gilt tole and etched-gold banding on the “Hanes” pendant (mrbrownhome.com). Coleen & Company The Moroccan Red “Helena” fixture with stylized waves and gold leafing lures eyes overhead (coleenandcompany.com). Brunelli Designs Inc. through One Kings Lane A yellow finish with black detailing makes the vintage “French Tole Chandelier” shine (onekingslane.com). Christopher Spitzmiller for Visual Comfort The “Hadley” pendant with a brass and dark green tole shade boasts small star cutouts (circalighting.com).