Shop Local, Buy Local, Eat Local

Join Our Mailing List
Close Panel

Register Your Company

Add your company to our growing directory of Locallectual producers, retailers and eateries. Gain exposure while improving your Google ranking!



Locallectual Directory

Ekla Home Furniture

Ekla Home Furniture Ekla Home Furniture
Santa Monica CA 90405
US
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Website
Phone: (310) 699-9057
Fax: (310) 496-2455

AT EKLA HOME THE DESIGN PHILOSOPHY PRODUCES CONTEMPORARY FURNITURE COMPOSED OF LINES, FABRICS, COLOR PALETTES AND PROPORTIONS THAT EPITOMIZE TIMELESS STYLE. EACH PIECE IS UNIQUE IN NATURE.

At EKLA HOME they are driven to produce the highest quality non-toxic upholsteredfurniture for the benefit of their customers, themselves and their workers.Along with producing such furniture, it is their self-imposed obligationto share knowledge about toxins, sustainability and healthy living. Itis also their self-imposed responsibility to share the fruits of theirlabor with their employees, business partners, customers and community.

EKLA HOME is a company that embraces input, learning and teaching.The company is defined by the spirit, passion, integrity and intentionof its contributing members. They are all interconnected and use thesynergy of relationships to make them stronger.

The upholstered furniture pieces by EKLA HOME aren't just pieces of furniture. Asheirloom quality, each piece has a story of real people, craftsmen,whose energy and pride move forward with the pieces as they leave thefacility. EKLA HOME celebrates the power of people and knowledge as thekey components to a healthful work life and a successful company. Oh,and sprinkle these with lots of laughs and fun along the way.

About CEO and Founder Emily Kroll:

Emily Kroll has successfully designed, manufactured, and distributedcustom furniture since 1992. She has created custom and contractfurniture for notable interior designers, celebrities and largecorporations.

She is passionate about changing the way the furniture businessworks in the United States where production is notoriously wasteful,and many toxic chemicals are used. Determined to make the process ofproducing furniture safe for her craftsmen and clients, Emily launchedEKLA HOME in 2007.

The granddaughter of a furniture designer on one side, and anarchitectural and scrap metal recycler on the other, EKLA HOME'sapproach is rooted in Emily's DNA. A lifelong Southern Californiaresident, Emily is at the nexus of a close beachside community thatholds environmentalism as a way of life and a business model.

Emily has aligned with Donna Halloran to help her develop thecollections and source ingredients and fabrics. Donna most recentlyworked for five years with the pioneers in non-toxic upholsteredfurniture, Furnature, Inc., and has 25 years of experience in textileproduct development, having worked for companies such as William CarterCo. (baby clothing), Baby Dior, TJX Corp, Ametex Fabrics and RobertAllen Fabrics.

Standards of Ekla Home:

  • Member of the Organic Trade Association, Sustainable Furniture Council and Co-Op America.
  • Third party certification by FSC, Oeko-tex, KRAV, SCS Gold, GREENGUARD.
  • Raw materials sourced as close to manufacturing facility as possible.
  • All production occurs in the United States.
  • Materials are organic and non-toxic.
  • Lowest VOC finishes.
  • 97% pure rubber with no chemical additives during the fabrication process. 3% binders are soda ash and zinc.
  • Fabrics are eco-fabrics.
  • Reclaimed woods whenever relevant.
  • Virgin woods are kiln-dried FSC poplar, a sustainable crop.
  • No chemical flame-retardants.
  • Packaging materials are recycled.
  • Workshop operates on natural light as much as possible.
  • $15 per sale contributed to the Sierra Gorda Biosphere project.
  • $15 per sale contributed to California State Parks.

Made in the USA furniture, american made furniture, US made furniture, eco-friendly furniture, custom furniture
Buy local California, buy local CA, buy local Santa Monica, environmentally-friendly furniture




Stockists
Tours Available: No
Brick & Mortar: No
Map in New Window
Date added: 16.1.2009  
RSS Feeds