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West Elm Now Hiring For North Loop Store

One month away from its scheduled opening in the North Loop, West Elm is taking job applications and releasing details about some of the new store’s features.

The home furnishings store is slated to open officially on Thursday, February 27th, with a grand opening celebration the night before from 6-8 pm. It’s being built as part of the new Second + Second retail and apartment complex. The store will be at the corner of 1st Avenue North and 2nd Street North.

At its opening, it will feature West Elm’s spring collection along with modern home decor and accessories that are already part of the company’s product line. 

West Elm also feature locally crafted goods by Minnesota artists and makers, ranging from small accessories to works of art.

In a news release, the company wrote, “With the North Loop’s walkability historically preserved buildings and vibrant neighborhood businesses, West Elm looks forward to connecting like-minded creatives, designers and makers through pop-events and workshops.”

The new store will create 30 new jobs in the North Loop. Those interested in applying can write to

By Mike Binkley, North Loop Neighborhood Association

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