Wood onlays and appliqués are small, ornate wood carvings that are used to add style, texture, and design to wood surfaces throughout the home. These can be applied to bookshelves, cabinets, fireplaces, furniture, and more to create a customized style, elegant look, and dramatic appeal to any element. At St. Charles Hardwoods in St. Louis, we carry wood onlays in a variety of styles and designs. With our wide selection of wood onlays and decorative wood carvings in stock, you are sure to find the decorative wood elements that you need for any project.
You can learn more about the common uses and applications for wood appliqués on our website or by contacting us at our St. Louis hardwood lumber company. Please visit our St. Louis lumber stores to see our wide selection of wood onlays and appliqués that we carry in stock and to select the best decorative wood carvings, corbels and brackets that meet your needs.
Our selection of hand carved wood onlays and appliqués that we carry in stock in our St. Louis lumber stores includes onlays in a variety of styles and designs. We sell both solid wood and pressed wood onlays in a variety of wood types and sizes. With our complete selection of wood onlays, you are sure to find the perfect onlay that will add decorative and custom style to your piece.
Our hand carved wood onlays and appliqués that we carry in stock includes the following types.
There are a variety of types of wood onlays and appliqués that are popular today for use throughout the home on pieces of furniture, built-in cabinets, and more. Many of these modern appliqués incorporate classic and traditional styles into their design. For example, some wood onlays can incorporate older architectural styles like those from the Renaissance, Baroque, and Restoration periods as well as more modern designs such as those from the Mission, Shaker, Tuscan, and Arts and Crafts styles.
One of the most popular styles of wood onlays includes the use of acanthus leaves interwoven throughout the design. Wood onlays that display acanthus leaves are commonly used to decorate kitchen cabinets and can be incorporated with acanthus corbels in order to create a consistent design. Some additional features and elements that are commonly incorporated into wood onlays and appliqués include:
To learn more about the types and styles of wood onlays and appliqués that we carry at our St. Louis hardwood lumber stores, visit one of our St. Louis stores today. You can also contact our hardwood lumber company with questions about any of our decorative wood products including decorative wood carvings and hardwood lumber products.