West Elm Sets New Opening Date
With construction continuing on the Second and Second apartment/retail project in the North Loop, West Elm had a “soft opening” on February 27th and will have a grand opening party on March 5th from 6-8 pm.
Here are some of the details from the company’s news release:
Global lifestyle and design brand West Elm will open its first downtown Minneapolis store Thursday, March 5 in the heart of the North Loop. The new 11,000-sq.-foot store is located on the ground floor of the SECOND + SECOND development. To celebrate, West Elm will host a public grand opening party the evening of March 5 from 6–8 p.m. at the store.
- Local bites and specialty cocktails*.
- West Elm’s exclusive spring line.
- Shopping for a great cause! Shoppers will receive 15% off, and a portion of proceeds from the evening will benefit local nonprofit Urban Homeworks. Urban Homeworks is a local nonprofit with a mission of transforming vacant or distressed properties into a healthy neighborhood.
- Goods and gifts from local Minnesota makers Solid Manufacturing & Kate Arends of Wit + Delight.
*Must be 21+ to participate
For Minneapolis–Saint Paul residents looking for shopping benefits, West Elm offers a member rewards program called The Key. By joining for free, members receive 3 percent back in rewards across the entire Williams-Sonoma family of brands (West Elm, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Mark and Graham and Rejuvenation). Join at: https://www.westelm.com/thekeyrewards/.