West Elm is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY, and opened its first store in 2002 in DUMBO, the neighborhood it still proudly calls home. With the mission of helping customers express their personal style at home, everything West Elm does is designed to make an impact in everyday life – from creating unique, affordable designs for modem living to its Fair Trade Certified commitment, to LOCAL and handcrafted products, as well as community-driven, in-store events and collaborations. The brand operates 100 retail stores in the United States, Australia, Canada and the UK, as well as ships internationally to customers around the world and operates stores in Mexico, the Middle East and Philippines through unaffiliated franchisees. In addition to home furnishings retail, West Elm operates West Elm Workspace with Inscape in the commercial furnishings industry.

West Elm is part of an active community on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter andYouTube, and is a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. portfolio of brands.