Inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit of the early 1900s, Ching Sing Wo opened a general merchandise store in Honolulu that successfully grew and later transformed into a furniture store. More than a century since its establishment, and renamed C. S. Wo & Sons Ltd., this thriving family-run business—parent company to C. S. Wo, HomeWorld Furniture, SlumberWorld, Ashley HomeStore and Red Knot—is a powerhouse in retail furniture. 

Traditional Furniture

traditional furniture
Photo: David Croxford

If you’re furniture shopping for the whole family, consider HomeWorld Furniture as your one-stop shop for comfortable, versatile, straightforward styles. Bunk beds for the kids? Check. Cozy recliners and sofa beds for the living room? Check. Cool home office accessories and lighting? Check. Table sets for the dining room? Check. HomeWorld Furniture offers a no-fuss, stress-free shopping experience; its traditional pieces can easily pair well with a diverse range of styles and will become classics you’ll enjoy through the years. 

Multiple locations,

Modern Furniture 

modern furniture
Photo: David Croxford

There’s a lot to see and even more ground to cover in C. S. Wo’s lavishly decorated two-level gallery in Honolulu, so it’s best to take your time. The unique selection of swanky home furniture and decorative accessories are grouped together by style, making it easy to explore all the different options. Among all the exquisite finds, you’ll be particularly impressed by the collection of sleek and pared back modern wares for their ability to command attention in all their simple yet bold, luxurious beauty.

702 S. Beretania St., Honolulu; (808) 543-5388,

Island-Inspired Furniture 

island furniture
Photo: David Croxford

Looking for comfort and style at affordable prices? Then you’ll be head over heels for the variety of chic and on-trend furniture choices available at Ashley HomeStore. Its showrooms will spark inspiration and get you in the mood to create your own elegant dwelling. If you can’t get enough of the relaxed and cool ambience of a beachy home, achieve the look with the selection of beautiful coastal furnishings and tropical pieces to embellish your living space. 

Multiple locations,

Additional Information 

Click here to see the complete list of our 2018 Readers’ Choice Award winners.

Share This Post