The West & Company StoryThe West and Company Store in the Lepier’s Fork community, Franklin, TN Photography by Marty Paoletta, ProMedia Tours; Stylist-Pam Bedenbaugh; Assistant-Darren Williams
It’s been said…’Traveling is the greatest luxury in life’ and traveling the world to Spain, France, Italy, Mexico, & beyond has given LYNN & RICHARD WEST experiences & influences few can imagine.
Their distinct, enhanced sense of style comes from decades of seeing, touching, surrounding themselves, and believing in the pursuit of quality. LYNN’s ‘interior decorator’s eye’ blends styles, creating inviting spaces & compelling, cozy environments that are both artistic & eclectic. She brings elegant taste & chic charm, inviting warmth & nurturing flair to every hand-selected piece at WEST & CO.
Richard’s early adventures as a designer of leather sandals, made him one of the first to bring leather & silver to the ‘hippie counter-culture of the late 60’s. With 11 stores across the South, & his years of experience trading with the Navajo Indians, his ‘Leather & Silver’ stores became synonymous with America’s love & fascination with the romantic Southwest.
Together, LYNN & RICHARD WEST bring Europe & the American Southwest together at WEST & CO…in a confluence of Vintage Style boots & antique furniture, the finest, richest American and Italian leathers, .925 hand-crafted pure Mexican silver jewelry and comfortable,affordable fashion styles from Florence Italy . The collection of hats available immediately captures the discerning shopper upon entering WEST & CO, stepping into a place one finds difficulty leaving … Greater Nashville’s unique shopping destination.
With 2 stores, one in country-quaint Leiper’s Fork, TN & the newest location, at the historic Marathon Village in trendy downtown ‘Music City’. Situated next door to TV’s ‘American Pickers-Antique Archeology’.
Nashville is one of the Top Ten destinations for travelers world-wide and every traveler deserves the experience of walking into & shopping WEST & CO.