California

Clean, simple, and focused on an elegant user experience

Great for

  • Art and entertainment, Business equipment and supplies, Clothing and accessories
  • Small catalogs
  • Quick setup, Visual storytelling

$240 USD

Unlimited free trial. Pay if you publish.

Great for

  • Art and entertainment, Business equipment and supplies, Clothing and accessories
  • Small catalogs
  • Quick setup, Visual storytelling

Theme highlights

Easy to customise to any brand

Built your perfect store in a matter of minutes with the new Shopify's Section Everywhere functionality. Best-in-class Shopify theme.

All latest Shopify features

Including free theme updates with new functionalities. Great conversion rate, including best practices for SEO, Speed and Performance.

Professional customer support

We take personal care of our customers. 24/7 support (normally in a matter of minutes) to any questions or issues you might have.

Online Store 2.0

The new standard in customizability and speed

Use drag-and-drop sections and blocks to create custom pages throughout your store without special coding. California comes with flexible, well-designed blocks for images, products, video, quotes, and more.

Learn more about sections and blocks 
Preview of Online Store 2.0 enabled theme editor.

This theme is great for

Quick setup
Theme setup steps are minimal to allow for quick launch
Visual storytelling
Designed to showcase images to support visual brand storytelling

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • In-store pickups
  • Quick buy
  • Slide-out cart

Marketing and conversion

  • Blogs
  • Cross-selling
  • FAQ page
  • In-menu promos
  • Product badges
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Promo popups
  • Quick view
  • Recommended products
  • Stock counter
  • Store locator

Merchandising

  • Animation
  • Color swatches
  • High-resolution images
  • Image galleries
  • Image rollover
  • Image zoom
  • Lookbooks
  • Product tabs
  • Product videos
  • Size chart
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • Collection page navigation
  • Enhanced search
  • Infinite scroll
  • Mega menu
  • Product filtering and sorting
  • Recommended products
  • Sticky header

Online Store 2.0

The new standard in customizability and speed

Use drag-and-drop sections and blocks to create custom pages throughout your store without special coding. California comes with flexible, well-designed blocks for images, products, video, quotes, and more.

Learn more about sections and blocks 
Preview of Online Store 2.0 enabled theme editor.

This theme is great for

Quick setup
Theme setup steps are minimal to allow for quick launch
Visual storytelling
Designed to showcase images to support visual brand storytelling

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • In-store pickups
  • Quick buy
  • Slide-out cart

Marketing and conversion

  • Blogs
  • Cross-selling
  • FAQ page
  • In-menu promos
  • Product badges
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Promo popups
  • Quick view
  • Recommended products
  • Stock counter
  • Store locator

Merchandising

  • Animation
  • Color swatches
  • High-resolution images
  • Image galleries
  • Image rollover
  • Image zoom
  • Lookbooks
  • Product tabs
  • Product videos
  • Size chart
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • Collection page navigation
  • Enhanced search
  • Infinite scroll
  • Mega menu
  • Product filtering and sorting
  • Recommended products
  • Sticky header

76 reviews

97% positive

  • 74 positive reviews
  • 1 neutral reviews
  • 1 negative reviews
Write a review
jack of the dust Mar 21, 2022

ive had this theme for about 6 years and for an international business its perfect! wouldn't use anything else.

LITTLE WHITE BIRD Mar 21, 2022

Very user-friendly, support are brilliantly responsive to any help/changes you need. Love the layout, would recommend!

VARMAA Dec 06, 2021

The support staff was super quick to reply. I love this theme!

Crown & Queue Nov 21, 2020

Lovely homepage, really nice features. Making additional pages have some issues, but no different than other themes also have - but the customer service from this team is topnotch!, so would select this over another.

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Release notes

Version 9.3.0 - May 24, 2022

With California 9.3.0 we keep on our monthly goal of continuous improvements, this time adding new language options, new social network connections, new UX features, among other things.

Added

  • We added Hebrew to the theme's languages.
  • We added default copy translations to all theme's languages.
  • We added the option to adjust distance between sections.
  • We added the option to collapse with previous section.
  • We added the 'Continue shopping' button to the cart page on mobile.
  • We added new social network options: Slack, Snapchat, Twitch, Reddit, Github, Spotify, Tripadvisor, Slideshare, Xing and Behance.
  • We added the variant picker value next to the variant label to improve the UX.
  • We added the option of a second image in the header's mega menus.

Changed

  • We have improved theme's fonts loading performance.
  • We have improved the theme's German translation.

Fixes and other improvements

  • We have fixed layout issues with the Hero section background video on mobile.
  • We have fixed a bug in the product's image zoom functionality where page scrolling was enabled on mobile.
  • We have fixed a bug on articles content when using the theme's article template.

Version 9.2.0 - April 25, 2022

California 9.2.0 completes the theme's internationalization process, including now the option for 41 different languages.

Added

  • We added theme locale translations in 41 different languages (including English, German, French, Italian and Spanish), so you can now use those languages for your store.
  • We added schema locale translations in 13 different languages (including English, German, French, Italian and Spanish), so you can now use those languages within the theme editor.
  • We added new product templates: brand-story, coming-soon, gift-card, pre-order and product-landing.
  • The product's profile page now provides the option to include a trust badge.
  • We have added the option to hide the local pickup information in the product page.

Changed

  • We have improved how you can select and reorder the collections showing in the list collections page.
  • Now product vendor's references are clickable through the entire theme.

Fixes and other improvements

  • We have fixed a bug that was preventing the "Featured collection" to correctly render in other pages rather the home page.

Version 9.1.0 - March 28, 2022

California 9.1.0 includes a redesign for the sign in, registration and account pages to improve usability.

Added

  • We’ve introduced the ability to control font size for both headers and body text, giving you more options to express your brand’s look and feel.
  • The theme provides now the option to hide local pickup information on product profiles.
  • We've added the FAQ section to the contact page template.

Changed

  • We have redesigned the sign in, registration and account pages for better UX.
  • We have reordered how discounted prices are shown. The discounted price is shown to the right of the original price.
  • Disabled the default option for variant color swatches in the product profiles.

Fixes and other improvements

  • Fixed bug when using the local pickup option in product pages with custom domain.

Stores using California

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Works with the latest Shopify features

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Speed-tested and approved

Every theme in the Theme Store meets Shopify’s performance standards, ensuring a faster shopping experience for your buyers.

Unlimited free trial

Try the theme for free with your own products, brand colors, and customizations. One-time payment of $240 if you publish the theme to your store.

Free high-resolution photos

Demo stores aren’t included, but you can get free stock photos from Shopify Burst.

Free theme updates

Get the latest theme features and fixes from the Theme Store. You can redownload your purchase at any time.

Non-expiring license for one store

Your payment entitles you to use the theme on a single store, and keep it as long as you like.

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