E-commerce web design is a world unto itself. With both more demands and constraints than non-commerce websites, the prospect of a DIY Shopify site is daunting - and rightfully so.

Through our design process, I'll guide you through the design limitations of e-commerce, and show how we can maximize Shopify's design capabilities to create a site that feels much more like you than anything in their template store.

into Shopify.

Bring your style

Powerful and personal

Yes, Please

Your brand has outgrown your current e-commerce platform, or the Shopify template you thought would be 'so easy' to customize. You need a powerful e-commerce platform, and a design with personality.

With a Tailored Shopify Template, we can create an elegant e-commerce site that's topped off with customizations to make your design distinctive to your business, and feel more like you! This option is the best fit for the majority of my clients.

A Bespoke Shopify Theme is created just for you from scratch. Partnering with a developer to add functionality to our design, this process requires a significant investment of both time and budget - but delivers maximum design flexibility.

A distinctive design

that fits your business.

This is for you If...

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You have a product-first business. More than showcasing services, your website needs to sell physical products.

You've outgrown your current shop. You need powerful e-commerce and a design with personality.

You want to work with someone who knows the design limitations of e-commerce - and how to make the most of them.

7 Pages: Home, Catalog, Product, Contact, About, Blog, Blog Post
Brand visuals: fonts, colors, wordmark logo and favicon symbol
Image optimization for up to 1,000 photos
Website Questionnaire & Content Guide
Private site management lesson
Curated recommendations for business and website resources
 


What's Included:

Investment begins at $5,000, adjusted according to desired level of customization.

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The Tailored Shopify Template

For maximum e-commerce design flexibility, we create a custom Shopify template from scratch! This intensive process takes us through wireframe design to development into a functional site template, with plenty of communication and collaboration between you, me as your designer, and a specialized Shopify developer. 
 


HOW IT WORKS:

Investment minimum $25,000 and timeline minimum 6 months.

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The Bespoke Shopify Theme

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The Shopify Process

We start with a consultation call about your vision and goals, and any particular features or elements you're dreaming of.

Once the contract is signed and the 25% deposit is paid, you’re officially booked!

01. Booking


Before we begin design, you'll complete a Questionnaire, and use the Content Guide to gather your website’s words and media.

Meanwhile, I find the Shopify template that best meets your needs. 

02. Preparation


Our design process is adjusted based on the level of customization you're looking for.

We typically follow an 8-to-12 week process to bring your new Tailored Shopify Template to life.

03. Design


With our design complete, we record your private Site Management Lesson.

While recording, we'll also address any final tweaks or lingering questions before launching your new Shopify site!

04. Launch


Frequently asked questions

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01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

Most likely not.

Weighing the benefit of design flexibility with the significantly greater investment of time and budget, the vast majority of product-first businesses choose to make some design compromises and book a Tailored Shopify Template. 

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

02. How does payment work?

Once we have a custom quote for your project, payment is divided into four installments. The first payment serves as a booking deposit, and the final payment is due before the final design is transferred over to you.

Payment is processed via Stripe (credit card, eCheck) or PayPal - it works for international payments, too!

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

The short answer: it’s a lot more complicated than non-commerce web design!

Each Tailored Shopify Template requires hours of development, backend details, and coding customizations on top of the main theme. 

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

Yes! Shop migration is available as an add on.

We can carry over products, categories, orders, customers, and discount codes from your current shop - complete with a 301 redirect for each product, so your customers (and Google!) are never lost.

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

05. Can my site have [X]?

The design limitations of e-commerce can be disenchanting, especially if you’ve been ‘designing’ in your imagination without knowing the constraints.

But I’m here to guide you through and help maximize the capabilities we do have! We'll talk through your design priorities after you send an inquiry

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

06. Which template will we use?

I have a few favorite go-to Shopify templates!

I'll compare a variety of different options to find the one that best aligns with your particular vision, goals, and your top priority website features or elements.

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

07. What's next?

After you send an inquiry, I’ll reply with details to set up a consultation so I can get to know you better and hear your vision and expectations for the project.

Once the contract has been signed and the deposit paid, you’re officially booked!

01. Do I need a Bespoke Theme?

02. How does payment work?

03. Why does e-commerce cost more? 

04. Can I migrate my store to Shopify? 

05. Can my site have [X]?

06. Which template will we use?

07. What's next?

Let's create a beautiful shopping experience.

Ready to elevate your website?

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