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Wrought Iron Curtain Holdbacks

curtain holdbacks to match our wrought iron finial range

Curtain hold Backs and Tie Backs

Thumper finial curtain hold back - black Ram's Horn finial curtain hold back - black Button finial curtain hold back -black Ball and twisted cage finial curtain hold back - black Curtain hold back with cannonball finial - matt black Grand Cannonball Curtain Holdbacks in matt black
Curtain tie back hook, matt black or Bees wax Alexandra holdback. Beeswax finish (L), matt black (R) Houghton holdback. Beeswax finish (L), matt black (R) Levington holdback. Beeswax finish (L), matt black (R) Bradfield holdback. Beeswax finish (L), matt black (R)  

Wrought Iron Curtain Holdbacks

Our wrought iron curtain holdbacks are designed to complement your new wrought iron curtain poles.

  • Made from solid, extremely strong metal
  • Effortlessly stylish with timeless designs
  • Expertly handcrafted
  • Matt black or Beeswax finishes
  • Lifetime guarantee, won’t bend or break
  • Planet friendly recyclable metal
  • Crafted in the UK, at our Suffolk forge
  • All holdbacks sold individually

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Prices start from £28

Ordering your curtain holdbacks

If you require help, please call or email us today!

1 - Select holdback style and finish

Hold back type:

Ram's Horn hold backs come in left and right versions.
Please order left and right separately.

Beeswax = 100% natural, net-zero product, very environmentally friendly, durable, gun metal grey and highlights the metal's natural grain.
Matt Black = Black in colour, durable, less environmentally friendly (VOCs), very uniform. Read about it in full here - What is the difference between matt black and beeswax finishes?

2 - Price for a single holdback

Price each:

For delivery charges please see delivery page

Just to say I received my curtain tie backs today and they are absolutely GORGEOUS! Thank you so much. They are going to live in a beautiful bedroom in an old farmhouse in France.Read more customer reviews

Product description

Used by interior designers, a Made by the Forge curtain holdback is that elegant finishing touch your curtains and windows desire if being shown at their very best. There is a choice of finials to complement your chosen curtain pole. The finish options match those of the curtain pole; matt black or beeswax.

Bespoke options are available if you have extra thick or thin curtains.

Product specification

Material: Iron.

Finish: Choose from matt black or beeswax finish.

Curved holdbacks measurements (Cannonball, Thumper, Button, Ball & Twisted Cage, Ram's Horn, and Grand Cannonball. )
20cm long x 15cm deep (approx).

Straight 16mm holdback measurements:
The stem length (wall to start of finial) for all 16mm finials is 12cm
The overall length from wall to end of finial is as follows:

  • Alexandra - 16.5cm
  • Bradfield - 12.5cm
  • Houghton - 14.0cm
  • Levington - 13.5cm

Please contact us for expert help

"Received the Tie Backs this morning. Thank you - they're just the job again!" - Alison

"The package arrived today. Tie backs just as we envisaged. Thanks" - David


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