Shipping Update

Due to mass port congestion, labor shortages, container shortagesand generally speaking, the global shipping crisisour incoming goods are taking longer to arrive at our warehouse than normal. Read more here.



Where are you located?
Our headquarters—office and showroom—is located at Torsgatan 16, in Stockholm, Sweden. We also have studios and showrooms located in Los Angeles and New York. To schedule a visit to any of the studios and get to see Hem in person, view our showrooms.

When the time is right, we do occasional popup stores and temporary showrooms. Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date and learn when we pop up near you.

Where can I see and try Hem products?
Our primary showroom is online—here on—where we display and sell everything in our collection for everyone to access.

We also operate studios and showrooms for you to physically visit and see our products in person! If you are close to one of our studios, please book a visit, and we’ll be happy to welcome you and answer any of your questions.

We also frequent design fairs around the world and like popping up with temporary spaces, so stay up to date with us on social media and through our newsletter to see when we pop up near you.

If you are curious about the colors and materials we use for our products, you can order samples of all our materials—textiles, leathers, metals, woods and corks, directly from

Will you be opening a showroom in my city?
We would never say never!

In the meantime, our headquarters are located in Stockholm, Sweden and we have two studios in the US. One on the east coast in New York, NY and another on the west coast in Los Angeles, CA. Click here to book a visit with us!

For all the latest news on showroom openings, pop-ups, exhibitions and vignettes around the globe, sign up for our newsletter here and follow us on Instagram and Facebook. We can't wait to meet you!




How can I place an order?
You can place the order directly online through our website. Simply adjust the quantity and variation of the item you would like and add it to your cart!

Are you a trade professional? Join Hem Pro. Hem Pro is tailored for our professional friends, allowing direct access to trade discounts, online quotes and orders, material samples, real-time stock levels and much more.

Join our Pro community today!

Can I change or cancel my order?
Did something go wrong during the purchasing process or you simply changed your mind? No worries!

As long as the order has not been shipped out from our warehouse, it can be modified. At Hem we quick-ship, therefore we ask you to reach out as soon as you can with your order number. Get in touch with us.

Can I order spare parts?
Missing a screw, nut or bolt? We're here to help! We have spare parts available for most of our products, with a few exceptions.

Please reach out to our customer team with your order number and the product that is in need of a spare part.

Photos, sketches and videos are a big help - feel free to share any of the above. Once we know what you are missing, we will help place an order and make sure you receive the correct part.


Shipping and Delivery


Which countries do you ship to?
As part of our goal to make great design accessible, we ship to the lower 48 states in the US. Your items will ship from our warehouse located in Illinois.

Located in a country not listed on Reach out for more details. 

What are the shipping costs?
At Hem, we are all about transparency and creating as smooth an experience as possible for our clients. Our delivery method is determined based on the size of the items in your cart. See our shipping policy for a breakdown of costs per delivery method / order size.

If you are a trade professional and already have an account, check out our shipping policy for shipping rates and much more! 

I don’t live in the EU/US, can I still order from Hem?
Global is the goal!

For now online orders are only available for customers located in the EU and US. However, we are always available to help you create an order whenever possible!

Please reach out to with your order request and delivery details and we'll do our best to assist you. 

When will my order ship?
Our goal is to ship as quickly and economically as possible. Your order will ship in full as soon as all items are in stock and within 1-7 days if the order is placed with all items in stock.

Once the order has shipped, you will receive a notification email with tracking information.

If you need us to hold on to your package a bit longer, send us an email at with your order number and we'll be happy to help!

For our Hem Pro customers, you can select a delivery date at checkout and we will hold the order to meet this requested delivery date. 

Where is my order shipping from?
Once all items are available to ship, your order will depart in full from our warehouse located in Illinois. 


How can I track my order?
For orders shipping as parcels, you'll be able to track them through FedEx website and tracking will show a predicted delivery date.

For freight orders, our delivery partner will contact you before the delivery to propose a delivery date and time frame. These orders will ship through Mainfreight and the shipment can be tracked on Mainfreight's website, using your order number. 

What carriers do you use?
Depending on the size and value of your order, your items will ship either as a parcel or freight.

All parcel orders (small furniture and accessories such as dining chairs or side tables) are shipped through FedEx and can be tracked directly from your shipping confirmation email, by just clicking on the link!

Freight orders (larger items) are shipped with Mainfreight and can be tracked on their website with your order number. 

How do I expedite my order?
We strive to ship as quickly as possible! Due to this we do not offer expedited shipping at checkout. If you're on an extra tight deadline please reach out to and we will do our best to help.


 What are the delivery options?
For US orders shipping freight, the order will ship as a standard curb-side delivery.

Visit our Shipping and Return Policy for shipping rates, service level rates and much more!

If you are a trade professional, sign up for an account or log in to your account to read more about our delivery options! 

When will my order be delivered?
Once your order has shipped you will receive tracking information. Using this number you will be able to track your order and see the expected delivery date through either FedEx or Mainfreight. For orders shipping freight, Mainfreight will reach out 48 HRS in advance to schedule a suitable delivery window (M-F) with you. 


How do I schedule my delivery?
Once your order has shipped you will receive a notification email with tracking information. All orders ship either Parcel, through FedEx, or Freight via Mainfreight.

Parcel FedEx: Shipments are delivered FedEx ground. Tracking will show an expected delivery date. It is not possible to schedule delivery with FedEx for these shipments, however by creating a FedEx profile you can tailor your delivery (delivery with / without signature, delivery to a pickup point, etc.).

Freight: For our US customers, orders can be tracked at Mainfreight's website and our freight partner will reach out to the contact number provided when the order was placed to schedule a delivery window several days in advance. If you would like to reach out in advance to schedule the delivery, Mainfreight representatives can be reached at: 630-496-7400.

Can I change the delivery date?
As long as your order has not yet shipped, yes! Please reach out to as soon as you've placed your order with the requested delivery date. We'll update this with the warehouse and send you confirmation of the change.

If your order has shipped and you would like to change the delivery date, please send us an email and we'll see what we can do! We strive to ship every order quickly and economically. Due to this the window for order changes is often very short.




How can I pay for my order?
Payment is easy online! You can choose to pay with a credit card from any of the major card holders/banks, through PayPal or with Affirm when checking out online.


How does Affirm work?
Affirm enables you to buy now and pay later! Get all your questions about Affirm answered here


I’m tax exempt, can this be applied to my order?
Absolutely! The first step is to apply for a Hem Pro account here and to attach your reseller license or tax exempt form to the application.

If you already have a Hem Pro account, please send an email to prior to placing your order so we can make sure your account is tax exempt. To process this request we will also need a valid reseller license or tax exempt form.

When will my credit card be charged?
Your credit card will be charged directly online when you confirm your purchase. The amount may be shown as reserved in your account for a short while until the transaction has been processed through your bank.


I’ve returned my order, when will I receive my refund?
Once your return has been received and processed by our warehouse, we’ll make sure to refund you as promptly as possible.

As soon as it is done, you will receive a confirmation email with all details. Please note that it can be up to 5 business days until the amount is visible in your account.

Due to the increased volume of orders and returns, please be aware that returns after a promotional campaign can take longer to be processed (up to several weeks).


Returns and Exchanges


What is the return process?
We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase from Hem!

You may return your undamaged and unused Hem purchase in its original packaging within 14 days of receipt.

The customer is responsible for any shipping charges associated with returning the order to our warehouse and can choose the carrier of her/his choice.

To initiate a return, please contact our customer team at with your order number and we'll send you all the details! As we strive to keep improving our service and products, it would be great if you could also share with us the reason of the return


How much are the return shipping costs?
The return shipping costs will vary, depending on the weight of the product and where it is being shipped from.

Since the customer is responsible for any shipping charges associated with returning an undamaged item you are free to use the most cost-efficient shipping method for you. To get an accurate quote from the carrier of your choice, you can use the product's dimensions and weight that are displayed on each product's page.  

Where do I need to return the products?
Our US warehouse is located in Illinois. To initiate a return, please email with your order number and reason for return. We will then share with you the warehouse address to where the products need to be returned.

Please note that to be able to accept your return, items must be new and in original packaging.

For more details, check out our shipping and return policy.

Do you offer exchanges?
At this time we do not offer direct exchanges, but no need to worry! You are welcome to exchange your order by returning for a refund, and submitting a new order.


When will I be reimbursed?
Once your order has processed through our warehouse, we will issue a refund via your original payment method. It can take 3-5 business days to appear in your bank account, but we promise, it is on the way!

As soon as your return is in the mail, send us an email at with tracking information. This will help us keep an eye on the return, and make sure you receive your refund quickly.


Warranty and Claims

What is the Hem warranty?
Hem offers a 5-year warranty on all its products and the warranty applies from April 1st 2021. For products purchased before that date please defer to our old 3-year warranty, or contact for assistance.

The warranty covers and is valid only for, flaws and defects in the manufacturing or workmanship of the product. The Hem Warranty applies to Hem Products exclusively, and does not cover or apply to any purchases made outside of

You can read our full warranty policy here.

What is the claim process?
If you feel there is an issue with your Hem product or if something is missing, we are here to help!

The quickest fix for issues large and small start with filing a claim.

For easy filing, you'll need the following: - Order number: EX. WEB1000 - Photos of the damaged item, exterior packaging and shipping label - Article # / SKU of the product: EX. 12345

Make sure to hold on to all packaging and product(s) while your claim is open.

We will respond to all submitted claims within the next 3-4 business days. If you need to get in touch sooner, please reach out to

Promotions and Adjustments

Do you offer a discount for first orders?
Yes! Please sign up to our newsletter and you will receive a welcome 10% discount code to use towards your first purchase.

Please note that the Welcome discount is not applicable during promotional campaigns

How do I use my discount code? 
To use a discount code enter the code in the specified “Gift Card or Discount Code” section on the checkout information page and click “Apply.” Easy as that!

Please note that only one promotional code may be used at a time per order.

I just placed an order and forgot to apply my welcome discount code - can you help me?

Not a problem! Just let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to Be sure to include your order number, which starts with PRO or WEB, and your welcome discount code you forgot to apply. We will be happy to take it from there!

The code will be retroactively applied and as soon as the refund is processed you will receive a confirmation email with all details.

Please note that refunds can take several days to appear on your credit card history.

Can I combine a discount code with a gift card?
You will not be able to combine a discount code with a gift card on the website on the checkout page, but we will be happy to help you apply the discount code retroactively.

You can just enter the gift card code into the 'Gift card or promo code' box and click 'Apply'. Once your order is placed, send us an email at with your order number and the discount code you would like for us to apply and we’ll take it from there!

After your discount code is applied, you will receive an automatic notification with details of your refund. Please note that it can take several days for the refund to appear on your credit card history.

 I just missed the last promotional campaign - can you apply it retroactively?

So sorry you missed the last campaign! Because our campaigns are for a limited amount of time, promotional price adjustments are only honored for orders placed within 48 hours of the sale start time. This excludes promotions and sales where the discounts are limited. For site-wide sales a max retroactive discount of 20% will be applied.

If your order was placed within the 48 hour window of a site-wide sale, send us an email to with the order number and we'll be happy to apply the discount retroactively!

When is your next sale?
At Hem we pride ourselves on doing things slightly differently. We strive to provide fair prices all year long. Therefore we do not follow the usual sales calendar.

The best way to keep up to date on what is happening at Hem is through our newsletter. Promotional campaigns are reserved for our subscribers only! If you want a sneak peek at what's coming up next (including exclusive sales) be sure to register your email address!


Hem for Professionals

What is Hem for Professionals?

Hem for Professionals is our dedicated service for designers, architects, interior designers, and design professionals at large, giving you an abundance of benefits like:

- A trade discount built into your account (Starting at 25%, going up to 40%)
- Real-time lead times and stock levels
- Free material samples
- High-quality downloadable product assets
- Your dedicated account manager

And much, much more.

Curious to learn more about our trade offering?

Learn more here.

What is the Hem Pro discount?
Interior designers, architects and trade professionals are valued Hem partners. With Hem Pro, Hem provides bespoke service to all trade professionals and discounts based on individual order value:

Up to $5,000 – 25% Discount
$5,000 - 10,000  – 30% Discount
$10,000 - 50,000  – 35% Discount
Above $50,000  – 40% Discount

The prices displayed on the product will show your base discount. If your cart total meets one of the above thresholds, your cart discount will update accordingly.

Apply for an account to start browsing our Hem Pro website!

How do I apply for Hem Pro?
Apply for a Hem Pro account here.
If you are located in the US and are tax exempt please include that documentation when applying.

How long does it take to process Hem Pro requests?
You can expect a response from us within 1 business day. Check your inbox for the Activate your Hem Pro account email and click on the link to confirm your application and login details. Don’t forget to check your Spam folders as well.
If you need to speed up this process give us a call on 310-980-3029 and we will be happy to help!


Where can I find samples and swatches?
You can find all of our available samples here. If you are looking for samples for a specific product you can find it on the product’s page, under 'Order samples'.

Once the order is placed, samples will ship out within 2-5 business days. Once your order has shipped you will receive a notification email with tracking information (if available).

With a Hem Pro account you can order swatches free of charge. We strive to act with the environment in mind - please order thoughtfully and reuse them when possible!

At this time we are not able to offer rug samples. If you are interested in specifying our rugs in your projects and need more details and pictures, feel free to send us an email to and we will be happy to help.

Apply for an account here to start browsing our Hem Pro website!

Where can I find CAD and BIM files?
When logged in to your Hem pro account, you can find all available CAD / BIM files under each product’s page by clicking on 'Downloads' and then 'CAD files'.

If the CAD files you are interested in are not available online, email us at and we will do our best to help.

Apply for an account here to start browsing our Hem Pro website!


How can I place an order for an item that is not in stock?
Lead times and stock levels are displayed on each product’s page, and you can add your email address to the waitlist to receive an alert as soon as the item is back in stock!

If you wish to get a quote or place an order for an item that is currently out of stock, send us an email to We will be happy to let you know when to expect more incoming stock and to place a manual order if needed.

Where can I get a copy of my invoice(s)?
If you need a copy of your invoice, send us an email to with your order number and we will be happy to send you the requested invoice. The final invoice can only be sent after your order has been shipped out.


Can I update my Hem Pro account email address?
Your Hem Pro account is linked to your specific email address and this feature cannot be updated from your account page. If you need to change your account email address, send us an email to and we will be happy to help!

I have applied for a Hem Pro account but did not receive an update. What now?
We always let you know whether or not your account has been approved and we aim to respond to every request within 1 business day. Check your inbox for the Activate your Hem Pro account email and click on the link to confirm your application and login details. Please note that you will not have access to the Hem Pro website until you have activated your account.

Don’t forget to check your Spam folder as well and, if you still can't find a reply please reach out to us on or give us a call on 310-980-3029.


When is the item going to be back in stock?
We aim to keep our full collection in stock.

Should your favorite item be sold out at the moment, you can add your email address to the waiting list on the product page. This is the best way to make sure you'll receive first hand information once it’s restocked!

When the item is on its way to our warehouse the lead time will be shown on the product page.

Where are Hem products made?
Hem manufactures 98 percent of its collection in Europe, and the remaining 2 percent, our rug collections, are produced at a GoodWeave-certified manufacturer in India.

Working with European factories also helps us to reduce the carbon footprint of our production since we are limiting the dispersion of our supply chain.

You can read more about our sustainability commitment here!

How do I assemble my Hem product? 
You can find instructions to assemble your new Hem item on the product page. On the right side of the page, under download assets, the assembly instructions will be available as a PDF.

If you have any issues assembling your product, do not hesitate to email and we’ll be happy to help you!

What are the products/packages dimensions?
You can find dimensions directly on the product page, right below the item picture.

If you need more detailed measurements and dimensions, you can download the product’s factsheet - right under download assets.

Still missing some information? Send us an email to and we'll be happy to help!

What are the product weights?
You can find dimensions directly on the product page, right below the item picture. If you need more detailed measurements and dimensions, don’t hesitate to download the product’s factsheet - right under “download assets”.


How many packages will I receive?
To know what to expect once your order arrives, you can go to the product page of the item and the dimensions will be listed under “package dimensions” Some of our larger products ship in multiple boxes - send us an email at and we’d be happy to tell you the weight per box if you’re interested!

Please note that our standard delivery service includes curb-side delivery, meaning that your packages will be delivered to the curb of your specified delivery address. Depending on the size of your order, you might want to get some friends or neighbors to help you carry the boxes :)