BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Home furnishings retailer West Elm announced today that it will open a new retail store in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 10am. Located at 6150 NW Grand Boulevard in the Triangle at Classen Curve shopping center, the 11,000 square foot store will open with the brand’s diverse mix of furniture, home décor, gifts and product collaborations. The store will feature a West Elm LOCAL assortment made by Oklahoma-based artisans that includes art, leather goods, vases and stationery. A special edition West Elm Oklahoma City tote bag designed by Wednesday Custom Design will be given away to the first 300 shoppers with a $50 minimum purchase.
“We are excited to open our first store in Oklahoma and collaborate with the community by incorporating the designs of Oklahoma-based artisans in our assortment,” said Jim Brett, president of West Elm. “The local artists we are working with add a unique perspective of Oklahoma City style to our store and we look forward to watching the LOCAL assortment grow.”
Similar to other locations, the Oklahoma City store will be a creative, community-driven space with products and services designed to help customers discover their personal style at home. The store will open with West Elm’s Fall assortment which includes an expanded collection of lighting, new collaborations and handcrafted pieces from Haiti, India, Peru and the Philippines. Opening weekend, all pillows and throws will be 20% off, and all mirrors, shelving and wall art will be 15% off.
Additional store opening activities and events include a sweepstakes* that offers Oklahoma City residents a chance to win a $2,000 gift card and an invitation to a pre-opening celebration taking place on the evening of August 13th. A portion of the evening’s proceeds will benefit The Central Oklahoma Humane Society a local non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the communities it serves by promoting the well-being of animals.
For up-to-date information on in-store promotions and events, Oklahoma City residents are encouraged to Like the Classen Curve store on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/westelmokc.
West Elm Oklahoma City is open Monday-Saturday 10am-7pm and Sunday 12pm-5pm. The store’s address is 6150 NW Grand Boulevard, Suite A, Oklahoma City, OK 73118 and the phone number is 405-879-3314.
About West Elm
Mixing clean lines, natural materials and handcrafted collections from the US and around the world, West Elm creates unique, affordable designs for modern living. Headquartered in Brooklyn, NY, the brand introduced its first catalog in 2002 and opened the doors of its first retail location in 2003. West Elm’s complete collection of furniture and accessories for living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens and dining rooms can be found in 60 retail stores in the United States, Canada, Australia and the UK and around-the-clock at www.westelm.com. The brand also offers international shipping to customers around the world and has an unaffiliated franchisee that operates stores in the Middle East. West Elm is part of an active community on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram and a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. portfolio of brands.
*Deadline to enter sweepstakes is August 10th. For official rules and entry form please visit: http://www.westelm.com/contest/oklahoma-city-sweeps/.