Palecek Furniture Blends Tradition With Sophistication

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Palecek began designing furniture, accessories and lighting that combine natural materials into elegant collections suitable for both residential and hospitality settings in 1974.

The brand’s signature coastal look combines traditional and modern styles by employing raw materials such as wood, shells and rope in innovative combinations like jute beads and nautical rope for an effortlessly sophisticated authenticity.


Palecek has long been recognized for their designs that combine unparalleled craftmanship and sophistication with eco-friendly natural materials. We are dedicated to supporting artisans who craft beautiful furnishings like these for generations to come, while at the same time recognizing our responsibility towards protecting the environment through water-based finishes in manufacturing processes.

From beautiful rattan Palecek chairs to weatherproof outdoor furniture, our high-end curation of these stunning pieces showcases the beauty and authenticity of recycled raw materials like coconut shell and jute beads found throughout coastal textures like coconut shell and jute beads adorn stylish tabletop treasures while traditional weaving techniques and handcrafted wicker Palecek furniture endure elements while remaining effortlessly modern in design.

Allan Palecek founded PALECEK in 1974 to showcase his love of native handwoven handicrafts from Asia and the Middle East. With help from master artisans he created rattan/wicker baskets as home accents. Today the PALECEK name is widely recognized worldwide for designing and crafting unexpected, unforgettable furnishings that highlight natural materials – wholesaler of indoor/outdoor furniture, wall decor, lighting accessories for residential as well as contract hospitality environments.

Walter E. Smithe Furniture & Design offers Palecek pieces for sale at our 10 Chicago Area Locations in Illinois or Merrillville and Naples locations of Walter E. Smithe Furniture & Design in Indiana and Florida. Please call ahead as some items require special ordering; so reach out for availability and estimated lead times before making your selections from fabric, finish, leather hardware samples available to assist in your selection process. Our showrooms always feature fabric samples so we have something perfect to help you select a Palecek piece for any space; alternatively online access our design resources with our complimentary design service available 24/7/365!


Palecek furniture fuses traditional and contemporary design, marrying centuries-old handcrafting techniques with innovative ideas to produce unexpected yet unforgettable furnishings that will add style and grace to your living spaces.

From outdoor rattan Palecek chairs to indoor woven wood furniture, all pieces are expertly crafted using only top-grade raw materials and traditional weaving techniques. Their stunning silhouettes draw on classic and organic forms for inspiration while expert artisans guarantee long-term use. Using raw materials such as coconut shell and jute beads further adds authenticity.

Palecek designs and manufactures indoor and outdoor furniture, wall decor, lighting and accessories for contract hospitality industry clients. Emphasizing natural materials’ aesthetic beauty, they offer extensive domestic customization options as well as permanent to-the-trade showrooms in Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles Laguna Niguel Las Vegas High Point San Francisco.

Allan H. Palecek established his family-owned business in 1974 and since then it has become a premier source for unique lighting and furniture featuring sustainable design, craftmanship and environmental responsibility. Palecek has established strong partnerships with vendors and artisans around the globe, creating his signature style of traditional yet modern finishes. Palecek is widely recognized for their commitment to high quality craftsmanship and eco-friendly materials, earning multiple accolades including an ARTS Lifetime Achievement Award. They also actively support community causes and relief efforts both nationally and internationally. Palecek regularly participates in fundraising events, contributes to local and national charities, supports educational institutions, all while protecting the environment for future generations. For more information about its products visit Glen Mills PA (Across from Wegmans) Studio 882 for further details.


Palecek furniture stands out with both its design and comfort. Crafted using exquisite natural materials woven to perfection by master weavers, their creations combine style and luxury while being eco-friendly – combined with long-term beauty that ensures long-term use. Water-based finishes complete their beauty and ensure long-term wearability.

Each piece is expertly designed and handcrafted to create the ideal setting, whether in a residence or large hospitality project. Utilizing innovative materials like reclaimed teak and recycled metal combined with weaving skills create endless design options resulting in timeless outdoor furniture collections that stand the test of time.

Palecek LOLA Chandelier can be found for order in Fort Myers, Sarasota, Tarpon Springs, Naples and Pinellas Park FL from Matter Brothers Furniture. Enjoy complimentary design advice to get started and access insider benefits.


Palecek furniture reflects its brand values of environmental sustainability and business responsibility while always creating stunning blends of traditional and modern decor. Their products include elegant rattan dining tables to weather-resistant outdoor furniture made with clever materials that offer long lasting authenticity, such as hand woven jute or coconut shell – which feature unique textures that contribute to creating long lasting pieces from Palecek’s collection.

Palecek craftsmen use only high-grade materials when creating furniture of unrivaled beauty and durability. Manufacturing facilities located across Southeast Asia and Mexico and staffed with skilled artisans create pieces with lasting beauty and an eye for detail that sets Palecek apart. Furthermore, Palecek is committed to sustainable production; water-based finishes combined with strategic partnerships result in high-end designs with minimal carbon emissions footprints.

Palecek’s commitment to social responsibility extends far beyond their operations and into the community, supporting dozens of charities worldwide and providing supplies during natural disasters. Furthermore, this company has been recognized by various award programs including Pinnacle and ARTS awards for supporting home furnishings industry.

Matter Brothers Furniture’s Fort Myers, Sarasota, Tarpon Springs, Naples and Pinellas Park FL area location offers the Palecek LOLA CHANDELIER by special order only. Please call to place your order today; this product cannot be displayed directly. While every effort is taken to have this particular piece in our storefront display area for viewing purposes; unfortunately we do not currently possess this exact piece but do provide samples of finish, fabric, leather hardware etc if applicable.