World Market opened its first store in 1958 at the Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. The store now sells a vast selection of furniture, food, drinks, and decorating goods inspired by international design. World Market offers affordable imported goods for the home, including the kitchen, food pantr... Read Morey, bedroom, bathroom, living room, and outdoor areas. Decorating items include rugs, light fixtures, candles, candleholders, art, wall decor, floral decorations, garden accessories, and artisan gifts. Many of World Market's furniture pieces are made of organic materials such as Manila hemp, abaca palm fiber, seagrass, rubberwood, leather, canvas, and wicker. Asian-theme home decor and bath accessories feature artistic Buddha and animal designs. World Market also supplies jewelry made of beads, natural shells, bones, stones, and feathers, among other materials. World Market stocks many unusual foods, spices, and pantry items. Popular products include Vegemite from Australia and Leibniz butter cookies from Germany. World Market also offers fair-trade coffee and candies from developing countries. Artisan gifts -- fertility dolls, African masks, sculptures, woven baskets, and carvings in wood, ceramic, soapstone, silk, and iron -- come from countries such as Ghana, Guatemala, Mexico, Namibia, Vietnam, and Thailand.
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