Who Is West Elm Caleb? Full Breakdown of Guy Going Viral on TikTok

Let's be honest there's a West Elm Caleb in every city.
By Maddison Hill
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If you’ve been on TikTok at all lately you’ve probably heard the name West Elm Caleb come across your For You Page. If you don’t know who he is, then let us give you a quick breakdown.


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West Elm Caleb is a nickname that has been given to a guy in New York City who apparently works for the furniture company, West Elm. According to tons of women who matched with him on dating apps, West Elm Caleb is not a good guy and several of these women have taken to TikTok to share their red flags they’ve experienced while him.

Some of these red flags allege that West Elm Caleb is a serial dater and someone who dabbles in “love bombing.” “Love bombing” is when someone sends a ton of affection filled messages followed by ghosting.

Women are using the hashtag West Elm Caleb to share their stories and warn other women to stay away from him if they happen to match on a dating app.

The West Elm Caleb movement does seem to be working, as the hashtag itself has over  54 million views. This should be a good lesson for any serial daters out there, that women are very powerful when they speak up and stick together.