Expression

Ideal for promotion-focused stores with large inventories

Great for

  • Home and garden, Art and entertainment, Clothing and accessories
  • Any catalog size

$240 USD

Unlimited free trial. Pay if you publish.

Great for

  • Home and garden, Art and entertainment, Clothing and accessories
  • Any catalog size

Theme highlights

Flexible content-led design

Versatile sections including a customisable sidebar, mini collection cards and editorial-style image & text columns let your content shine.

Compete with big retailers

Loaded with all the tools you need: SEO, flexible sections, promotions, advanced product filters and much, much more.

10+ years of experience

Who else can say that? We know what works, because we’ve tried it all. We’ve poured our expertise into every corner of this theme.

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. Expression 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.

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • In-store pickups

Marketing and conversion

  • Blogs
  • Product badges
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Promo popups
  • Recommended products
  • Stock counter
  • Store locator
  • Trust badges

Merchandising

  • Color swatches
  • Image galleries
  • Image rollover
  • Image zoom
  • Product videos
  • Shipping/delivery information
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • Enhanced search
  • Product filtering and sorting
  • Recommended products

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. Expression 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.

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • In-store pickups

Marketing and conversion

  • Blogs
  • Product badges
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Promo popups
  • Recommended products
  • Stock counter
  • Store locator
  • Trust badges

Merchandising

  • Color swatches
  • Image galleries
  • Image rollover
  • Image zoom
  • Product videos
  • Shipping/delivery information
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • Enhanced search
  • Product filtering and sorting
  • Recommended products

64 reviews

97% positive

  • 62 positive reviews
  • 1 neutral reviews
  • 1 negative reviews
Write a review
THE TIE COLLECTIVE Jul 01, 2017

Awesome store, we're seen our conversion rates increase exponentially since launching with this theme, highly recommend.

withyouinmindgiftcreations May 02, 2017

I absolutely love this theme. .I has the bright colors and fits my business wonderfly. Katie Welton has been absolutely awesome with answering all of my questions and helping me get my site set to perfection. I would recommend her at anytime..

Stuff N Suds Mar 23, 2017

Great little theme, packed with features not found in more expensive version. Just make sure you never need support. Although friendly and responsive (within 48 hours) all you will ever get are links to Shopify's documentation. Unless you have a ton of time on your hands, save your money, get a theme with some support.

Reply from Clean Canvas Sep 16, 2021

Hi, Stuff N Suds. Hope you are well, thank you for the honest feedback. I wanted to reach out and make contact as we are looking over our reviews and leaving a doorway open for you if you wish to speak about our theme. If we can do anything on our side to help, please let us know. Expression has had some great new updates recently and is happy to answer any questions you may have about them

Once Upon A Time Baby Mar 15, 2017

The support team is great. I have had to contact them multiple times for various issues involving more advanced customization of the theme and they have been very helpful every time, from answering questions to tweaking code. onceuponatimebaby.com

This theme is supported by Clean Canvas

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What’s included with every theme on the Theme Store

Works with the latest Shopify features

Themes on the Shopify Theme Store are guaranteed to stay up to date and work with Shopify’s ever-growing feature set.

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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