Longleaf Collection

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USA Love List’s Weekly Recap: Shamrockin’ Fashion, Walmart Contest, Custom Hardware & a Yoga Tee Giveaway

Welcome to the weekend on USA Love List where we leave you with a convenient recap of all the ways we celebrated American-made companies and products during the week.  We know you want to buy more Made in USA stuff. We know you feel like you should but it isn't always easy.  At USA Love List we try to make it a little easier.  We are adding products by hand to our USA Love List Catalog all the time so you can always check in there.  If you have a particular request and need help, we'd be glad to hear from you via our Contact Page. Shamrock Style This is St. Patty's weekend so if you haven't seen it yet, check out our guide to Made in USA fashion, Shamrockin' It Style.  Our fashion editor, Jill Homiak of Presenza is always on the look out for American-made style and she pairs her style palettes with very practical tips that are worth coming back for every week. Insightful Interview Thanks to a guest post from Sue Garrison of KB-resource.com, we had an opportunity to hear first-hand from the president of the Longleaf Collection, a North Carolina-based door hardware company about exactly what it means to his business to be all made in the US and how he is able to offer products and services that his competitors importing from overseas...

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Guest Interview on Custom-made Decorative Hardware: Only in America

Guest post by Sue Garrison of KB-Resource.com, a community of designers, showrooms, architects, product developers and design professionals. In this post, I'd like to share with you an interview with Mark Scott, president of Longleaf Collection, a North Carolina door hardware manufacturer. In this conversation, we had a chance to talk about what separates his U.S.-made goods from foreign-made competitive products. Mark Scott knows he’s an anomaly in his field. All he has to do is take a trip to a local big-box store, where the shelves are full of foreign-made door hardware, to see how true that is. Yet his company, Longleaf Collection, has made 100% of its hardware products in Aberdeen, N.C., since it began 24 years ago.  Longleaf’s product line includes interior and exterior door hardware, such as push or pull entry sets, deadbolts and door knockers; cabinet knobs and pulls; and towel rings and other bathroom accessories. Q: How do you differentiate your hardware products from foreign-made choices on the market? Scott: We have high-quality, solid brass hardware that we consider to be affordably priced, comparatively speaking. Our hardware is manufactured in our U.S. factory. Even the components that we use are all U.S. made. Hardware from manufacturers that you find at Home Depot and Lowe’s is typically imported. Ours is made-to-order hardware with custom options. We also collaborate with North Carolina artist Bob Timberlake to make the...

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