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Scandinavian Design…

…a family owned and operated store.
…dedicated to one on one great customer service.
…a contemporary designed store with many Scandinavian classics.
…great values on functional furniture.


Scandinavian Design in Skokie, Illinois

Founded 1963 in Evanston, IL by Arve Kilen. A Norwegian entrepreneur who influenced the import knock-down furniture business across the United States. Still operated by his family who are proud owners of a beautiful 10,000 square foot showroom that has operated in the same location in Skokie for over 20 years.