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Handcrafted Wrought Iron Home Decor. Like No Other.

Made by the Forge is a family-run British company, specialising in forging bespoke wrought iron home décor making wrought iron products for your home. You can find out more about us and our small business on our ‘About Us’ page. We offer you an exceptional personal service from start to finish. All of our ironwork is individually handmade, forged in the UK, quality checked and, for extra peace of mind, guaranteed for life as standard. Each of our products is made to order before being shipped worldwide to most destinations. Find out more about our delivery process.

Bespoke Iron Curtain Poles

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Pole Kits off-the-shelf

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Bay Window Poles

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French Curtain Poles

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Recess Poles

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Café Rods

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Curved Door Poles

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Door Curtain Poles

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Kitchen Racks and Rails

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Coat Hooks

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Happy Customers, Happy Homes

Bay window curtain pole

wrought iron towel rail

Square bay window pole

Meet Richard, artisan blacksmith

With over 20 years experience Richard Fishenden specialises in creating superior, handcrafted ironwork, designed to last.

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Our Blog and Other Wrought Iron Home Décor Ideas

We have an extensive archive of blog articles filled with useful information and wrought iron home decor ideas. Check it out below:

Keeping Up Appearances – Wrought Iron in Listed Buildings

Keeping up appearances
Wrought iron in listed buildings

Our guide on keeping up the historical appearances of listed buildings by using traditional materials such as wrought iron.

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Metal Coat Hooks

Metal Coat Hooks
with a difference

We’re always looking for new ideas, practical and long lasting, and in this case artistic too. We teamed up with artist Cindy Lee Wright to create life-size slices of the English countryside.

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Made to Measure Bay Window Curtain Poles

Made to Measure
bay window curtain poles

If we had to name one product we make that can compete at the very highest level of handcrafted ironwork, it would be our bespoke bay window curtain poles.

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+44 (0)1473 487118