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The staff of Walter E. Smithee always careful selects the products and pieces sold in every one of their Chicagoland locations. Once again, our team has chosen to spotlight another one of our incredible suppliers. Meet the Hickory Chair Furniture Company, a solid brand and sensational provider of the finest in North Carolina furniture.



We know that you will adore these products, and are sure you will be lining up to buy your first (or next) Hickory Chair piece very, very soon. GREAT American companies always build great American furniture, and this situation is no different. The Hickory Chair Furniture Co. began one hundred years ago in the small town of Hickory, North Carolina. Long the home of some of America's greatest in furniture designers, North Carolina is the cradle and backbone of fine home furnishings design. With this unmatched pool of talent and material, Hickory Chair started with just a single product and a very simple vision: one simple but beautiful chair, and a commitment to custom craftsmanship and timely service.

That one simple chair - their first piece of furniture - was a made-to-order dining chair. Over the next century, the Hickory Chair Furniture Company has continued to create flawless designs inspired by a variety of cultures. The company has worked hard to groom and display the finest in talented craftsman, who have brought unique ideas and unbeatable methods to production. While styles and production has changed, modernized and continued to move - their singular vision has remained the same combine the authenticity of classic craftsmanship with the efficiency of modern manufacturing.

The Hickory Chair Furniture Company is known worldwide for their authentic, timeless classic pieces. Every piece of furniture is still made to order and made to last, whether it is a fine leather piece or a one in classic upholstery. Hickory Chair's innovative designs now include hundreds of different finishes, upholstery, fabrics, wood, and designs. With a very focused eye on quality and production, the Hickory Chair Furniture Company is also very selective in the retail stores and distributors that carry their highly respected products. It is a great honor that this much-revered designer has selected the Chicago region's most dominant furniture provider, Walter E. Smithe, to be their partner in the Illinois market. Bring your friends and family down to any one of our locations, in Arlington Heights, Geneva, Glendale Heights, Lincoln Park, Lincolnshire, Merrillville, Naperville, Oak Brook, Orland Park, Skokie, or Vernon Hills, and begin to explore these amazing products. If you want to display style, heritage, individuality and craftsmanship in your homes - then Walter E. Smithe is proud to help you find it in all the Hickory Chair Furniture line.




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Chicago Illinois Furniture Store

Walter E. Smithe Furniture + Design serves Chicago, IL and Merrillville, IN and features a large selection of quality living room furniture, bedroom furniture, dining room furniture, home office furniture, and entertainment furniture as well as mattresses, home decor and accessories. Walter E. Smithe's corporate headquarters is located in Itasca, IL and 11 store locations are in Chicago and Indiana. Walter E. Smithe serves Chicago and the surrounding areas of Arlington Heights, Geneva, Glendale Heights, Chicago, Lincolnshire, Merrillville, Naperville, Oak Brook, Skokie, Orland Park, and Vernon Hills. If you're looking for the perfect furniture in the Chicago area to suit your needs as well as your lifestyle, stop by Walter E. Smithe in Chicago or Merrillville today!

Interior Designers in the Chicago area:

Walter E. Smithe is proud to have some of the most well-trained, creative, and experienced interior designers in Chicago. To find a designer near you, click the link below.

Interior Designers in the Indiana area:

Walter E. Smithe Furniture + Design has a fantastic Merrillville location. Check out the link below to meet our Designers.