Alfons de Letter is a sign maker's shop where it seems you've stepped back in time.
A family owned business established for well over thirty five years, Alfons de Letter specialises in producing the beautiful house name, number and street signs that are so evident as you stroll around the streets of Amsterdam. A vast range of all kinds of signs are produced using the latest technology but it's the enamelwork of Alfons de Letter which makes it so special, offering a range of colours and the possibility of using period style fonts.
Most popular are the blue and white enamelled house numbers and house signs. The indigo enamelling with white lettering and numbers that characterise the 'timeless' signs you see around Amsterdam.
It's no surprise that many tourists visit the shop to order 'that perfect number or nameplate to send home, Alfons de Letter will send your custom made order anywhere in the world and it is now possible to order and pay online. To make it really easy - the webshop is in English as well as Dutch.
The shop is an emporium of signs and name plates, with a vast range of 'vintage style' publicity signboards, enamel clocks, enamelled sign thermometers and custom made stamps.
There are so many styles and permutations, the helpful staff make it very easy for you to choose just the right 'look' for you.
These unusual signs from a bygone era are a great gift idea - why not send them to all your friends back home!