I love it when I pop onto the Shopify theme store and discover new themes. All our Shopify clients know we use Shopify themes as the basis for your website development. Using a theme helps us to speed up development and reuse great coding by the theme developers. It is great to see that the theme developer are adopting some of the winning design trends from 2014. There is now parallax sliding, scroll vs click homepage layouts, the use of big fonts and full screen images. For more information on the web design trends for 2015, read our recent article.

Here is a showcase of the new themes launched this year.

Showtime

Key Features:

  • Clear layout
  • Subtle animation if you like movement on your site
  • Lots of promotional spaces for communicating key messages
  • Well designed drop down menu
  • Product video support

 

Focal

Key Features

  • Nice homepage layout to lots of opportunities to communicate key messages
  • Good footer
  • Allows for amazing photography to be showcased
  • Fresh and clean product page layout
  • Built in foreign currency
  • Highly customisable homepage

Icon

Key Features

  • Sticky top menu
  • Interesting page movement as you scroll
  • Great collection slider with featured image added
  • Some parrallax sliding
  • Instragram widget added
  • Quick Filter and sort by already added
  • Perfect for a fashion website

Parrallax

Key Features

  • Sticky menu as you scroll
  • Great full screen images in parallax scrolling added throughout the homepage
  • Allows for great use of typography
  • Great Product page layout - makes use of high quality product images
  • Responds well in the mobile - keeping the design aesthetic

Pacific

Key Features

  • Responsive
  • Menu with images and multiple levels of navigation
  • 4 presets
  • Instagram widget built in
  • FX already added
  • Large main slider images
  • Multiple promotional box configurations


Visit the Shopify Theme store now. If you need any help selection a theme don't hesitate to contact us. We have help you select the theme that will give you the best opportunity to stand out from your competitors and make a lasting impression on your customers.

 

 

 

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