Eco Initiatives at Walter E. Smithe

Here at Walter E. Smithe, our team of furniture specialists finds it very important to be able to provide you with some of the top furniture available on the market today. In addition to this, we find it important to protect the environment along the way. Today we would like to share some information with […]

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Restore your keepsakes at Walter E. Smithe

Here at Walter E. Smithe, we are committed to your home furniture needs. As part of this commitment, we are proud to always offer a great selection of high quality furniture from a number of leading brands. In addition to this, we are happy to be able to offer furniture restoration services for existing furniture. […]

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July Designer of the Month: Andy Melchior

When it comes to home furnishing and design, your friends here at Walter E. Smithe are always happy to assist you in creating the perfect look for your home. We have a team of incredible design specialists who can assist you in the process, and today we would like to highlight one in particular, Andy […]

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Choose Butler Specialty from Walter E. Smithe

Here at Walter E. Smithe, we are always proud to offer you a diverse selection of furniture from a variety of leading brands. Today we want to highlight one of the brands that is available at our furniture stores, Butler Specialty. Read on below for more information on this great line of furniture that is […]

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Honor Flight Chicago | Memorial Day Sale

Seventy years ago, the Greatest Generation did nothing short of saving the world. Walter E. Smithe Furniture turns 70 this year, and wants to honor these vets by connecting them with Honor Flight Chicago. The mission of Honor Flight Chicago is to fly World War II vets to Washington DC to see the monuments that were built […]

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Project time at Walter E. Smithe!

Spring is the perfect time to start a new project – spring cleaning is fully underway (or if you’re like us, you’re completely avoiding it!), the grass is green, the flowers are coming up, the world is fresh and alive again after another Chicago winter – and enthusiasm on home projects is in full swing!  […]

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A Favorite Brand: Contempo!

Introducing: Contempo! Guest Blogger:  Kim Schaible  I find it highly intriguing – a company who offers themselves as an “Architectural Wardrobe” to their clients.  Come open the wardrobe door with me! Let’s check it out!   First, we discover the favorite, comfy sweater that you throw on to curl up on a rainy day as […]

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Introducing: Caracole Furniture!

I am a big fan of connecting people and things I like.  It is fun to love the same things.  Chicagoland restaurants, friends, music, vacation spots, off-the-beaten-path establishments…ok, I’ll stop the list.  When given the opportunity to write this blog, I knew my subject immediately – my favorite furniture line – Caracole!   Let me […]

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