West Elm is a home furnishings store owned by Williams-Sonoma, and has lots of stylish options for your home.
All about West Elm
West Elm sells furniture, decor, and more for your home. It's owned entirely by Williams-Sonoma and features a range of attractive and stylish options to make your house into a real home. They focus on modern options, such as stylish chairs for your living room or dining room, elegant dining tables, and pillow, throw blankets, and planters to add the perfect finishing touch to your room.
West Elm also has a great sale section on their website, westelm.com, where you can snap up some great furniture at great prices. You can also sign up for a West Elm Credit card or their The Key Rewards program, both of which will help you save money while you shop at West Elm. And don't forget to add them to your favorites on Tiendeo!
The history of West Elm
West Elm was founded in 2002, with a catalog of their goods and products coming the following year. Not even a year after that, they opened up their very first West Elm location. The store was in Brooklyn's Dumbo district in New York City. West Elm is a brand of Williams-Sonoma, whcih also owns brands like Pottery Barn, Hold Everything, and Rejuvenation.
Today, there are West Elm locations in over 85 cities across the United States, as well as in Mexico, Canada, the U.K., the Middle East, and Canada.
West Elm has a firm comittment to being environmentally friendly
Did you know that West Elm does a lot of work to make sure that their environmental footprint as a compay stays low? There are quite a few things the company does to help protect the planet.
In 2014, for instance, they became the first home furnishings store in the United States that sold Fair Trade products. Also, over 90% of their products are designed by their very own in-house team that focuses on using organic materials that are sustainably sourced and handcrafted products. They still maintain their comittment to using Fair Trade certified items.
The name for this? "Responsible Retail". Their website, westelm.com, goes into further detail about how the company puts into practice its values of being ecologically responsible. They also have special icons to indicate which of their products are sustainable and in which way (such as being organic or Fair Trade certified).