Mr. & Mrs. Howard for Sherrill Furniture offers many finish options that make it easy to customize your furniture and your home. Create a unique look by mixing finish combinations. The opportunities are limited only by your imagination.
We offer a variety of finishes varying in application time and difficulty. The complexity of the finish is reflected in the terms Standard, Premium and Artisan.
Pierced Fretwork Round Table
shown left in #34 washed linen with #21 light
dove stripe and shown right in #19 greige
Paris Cocktail Table
shown left in #22 light cream vellum and
shown right in #14 palisander
Standard FinishesCAFE NOIR: C8
The color of rich, dark Columbian coffee, Café Noir is a beautifully sleek black/brown finish with a high sheen. CASHEMERE: C7
Like a treasured cashmere scarf, the warmth and elegance of this
high-sheen dark walnut finish adds a touch of class and refinement to any item. DRIFTWOOD: 31
A naturally aged pecan toned finish that has been enhanced with a bleached grey-beige overtone to characterize a weathered antique. EBONY: 44
A rich rubbed-through black
finish that highlights the underlying
wood tones with a lustrous
satin-like patina. GOLD: F4
A deep gold multi-layered lacquer finish with a medium sheen that is dry brushed and lightly spattered. LANCASTER: 13
Medium brown satin finish with hand-applied burnishing and light visual distressing reminiscent of a well cared for 19th century antique. MALABAR: C3
A wonderfully soft black finish with brown undertones. MEDIUM ANTIQUE: LM
A lighter tone fruitwood finish,highlighted and lightly burnished with a medium sheen level. MODERN ELM: A2
Developed to take advantage of the striking grain pattern of elm veneers, this warm greyish-brown finish creates a soft, transitional appearance. MODERN WALNUT: A1
A rich, warm high sheen brown that emphasizes the clarity and natural beauty of the wood beneath. NEWPORT: 07
An elegant clear medium brown finish with very light aging and the subtle burnishing of a well
cared for antique. SABLE: 53
A rich midnight brown mahogany, high sheen finish with excellent clarity. SEA GLASS: F6
A very unique strie finish generated by a hand-brushing technique that emulates a sea glass like finish. Creamy white texture over pale irridescent, seafoam green-cast undertones. Overall a rich textured creamy finish. SOHO: 54
A rich medium value clear brown finish reminiscent of a lightly burnished antique pecan with a medium sheen level. SUGAR: 27
An opaque, clean white finish with a very slight intermittent rub-through along the perimeter. WALNUT: 65
A sophisticated satin finished walnut brown with russet undertones enhancing the
natural beauty of wood. WALNUT BLACK: 68
A very urban black lacquer paint finish with a medium luster.
An ideal accent to any other finish. WALNUT IVORY: 66
A clean fresh linen lacquer paint finish with a very light spatter that provides a transitional opportunity for any wood species. WASHED CANVAS J3*
A multi-step finish designed for the open grained nature of ash. This finish has a white filler intended to hang up in the grain, then sealed, dry-brushed, visually distressed, and finished with three coats of lacquer. WINTER WHITE C9
Winter White is our opaque, clean white sugar finish with an over-glaze to create strategically placed dry-brushing and shading to create the look of a much loved but well worn vintage piece.
* Available on Ash case goods only
Premium FinishesBLACK NICKEL: 39
A deep nickel-colored paint finish with very fine black brushing on
top and a high sheen to resemble
black nickel metal. DOVE: 21
A soft patinated Belgian grey finish, hand burnished and detailed with a gently spattered antique glaze. PLATINUM: 03
A metallic finish with an underlying base of silver and very subtle
hand-padded gold overtones
giving a platinum patina. STONE: 79
Very clean grey-beige finish that reads through to the beauty of the wood grain beneath providing a handsome casual transitional feel. WASHED LINEN: 34
A very pleasing clean, off-white finish with a very light rub through providing the natural look of washed cotton or flax. COLOR MATCH: CM
Add your favorite paint color to our furniture with Color Match. With the Color Match program, choose a paint color, send us a paint finish chip, and we will match it to finish your custom order. With thousands of colors to choose from, it has never been easier to incorporate your unique style.
Artisan FinishesBASALT: C5
Inspired by the color and texture of the dark grey, rough texture of basalt stone. OATMEAL: F5
A heavily textured finish combining cream and grey tones with hand-padding ensuring the uniqueness of each piece. SANCERRE: H2
A warm and creamy ivory painted finish with a very light brush-stroke glaze applied over the top.
* Available on Ash case goods only
specialty finishes: only available on specific itemsBahia: 93
Available only on items with Rosewood veneer. A high-sheen clear lacquer coating accentuating the natural color and beauty
of highly figured Rosewood
veneer. Refer to catalog for
specific species identification. GOLD LEAF: GL
Available only on the MH11310 Bleeker Cocktail Table and H204OT Villa Rica Ottoman. Hand-applied gold leaf with heavy wear-through to look aged. Light Cream Vellum: 22
Available only on MH10314. A hand-painted decorative finish resembling sheets of fine, crisp parchment-hued vellum paper.
Each item will be unique. Palisander: 14
Available only on MH10314. A hand-painted decorative finish resembling exotic Palisander wood grain laid out in a patchwork grid. Each item will be unique. Platinum Leaf: PL
Available only on MH11310 Bleeker Cocktail table and H204OT Villa Rica Ottoman. Hand-applied platinum leaf with heavy wear-through to look aged.
surfaces: only available on specific itemsTaupe Shagreen** Ivory Shagreen** Charcoal Shagreen**
** Shagreen Surfaces are only available on select items as indicated in the price list.