Turnstyle Designs, established in 1992, specializes in producing high-quality lever handles, pull handles, and cabinet hardware, all proudly Made in England. Operating from their state-of-the-art factory in Barnstaple, Turnstyle has become an important employer in the region, bringing together a team of skilled craftsmen, engineers, and salespeople. Their dedication to British craftsmanship is evident in every product, earning them international recognition, including the prestigious Queen's Award for Export.
Turnstyle Designs is committed to meticulous attention to detail and fearless innovation in their product range. They believe that door handles, like buttons on a coat, can significantly enhance the aesthetic and functionality of a space or piece of furniture. Turnstyle's design principle encourages constant experimentation with diverse materials, including brass, leather, Perspex, and concrete. Every product is custom-made in England, ensuring a unique and exquisite finish that reflects the rich heritage and skill of British craftsmanship. Below are some previews of Turnstyle Designs.
LABYRINTH T-BAR HANDLE
Labyrinth, a creation by Winch Design, features a bold design influenced by both geometric and organic styles, mirroring a maze's complexity. This range includes cabinet T bar handles, offered in both fixed and turning models suitable for espagnolettes or slam latches.
HICKORY BALANCE HANDLE
Inspired by the "Old Hickory" North American hunting knives, the Hickory lever features a simple Amalfine™ flat molded grip with a stud fixing, mounted on a sleek, unsprung, flat rose. This unique door lever design offers an original finishing touch for those seeking a distinctive addition to their space.
LABYRINTH DOOR KNOB
Labyrinth is a bold design, inspired by a mix of geometric and organic tones, reminiscent of a maze. A full family of Labyrinth products are available to co-ordinate throughout your home.
THE SHAGREEN HANDLE
Shagreen Recess Amalfine Handle is designed as a sustainable alternative to real shagreen (shark or ray skin). Hand casted and finished in Devon Factory, the handle are made with perfect replication of every minute detail.
THE TUBE STITCH HANDLE
The Tube Stitch handle features a classically modern design with a slim, elegant, hand-stitched tapered grip crafted from top-quality Italian vegetable-tanned bridle leather. Its goose-neck body contributes to the overall elegance and length, beautifully presented on our smaller, traditional, unsprung Classic Rose.
THE BAMBOO BARREL HANDLE
A modern take on our traditional Bamboo grip. Very popular, a chameleon of levers, easy to place in any setting. Ergonomic door handles available in over 48 finish combinations.