Startup

Perfect for Direct-to-Consumer focused brands with small catalogs.

Great for

  • Clothing and accessories, Health and beauty, Home and garden
  • Small catalogs
  • Dropshippers, Quick setup, Selling internationally

$220 USD

Unlimited free trial. Pay if you publish.

Great for

  • Clothing and accessories, Health and beauty, Home and garden
  • Small catalogs
  • Dropshippers, Quick setup, Selling internationally

Theme highlights

Highlight your customer review

Startup’s highly customizable testimonials section will help build brand trust by putting your customers’ reviews front and center.

Makes small catalogs shine

Whether your store features a single product or a curated selection of goods, Startup’s design creates the perfect shopping experience.

Perfect for direct-to-consumer

With Startup, your customers will be able to learn about your brand and shop your products quickly and easily.

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. Startup 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

Dropshippers
Designed specifically for dropshippers
Quick setup
Theme setup steps are minimal to allow for quick launch
Selling internationally
Designed for stores that sell across regional boundaries

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • Quick buy

Marketing and conversion

  • FAQ page
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Recommended products

Merchandising

  • High-resolution images
  • Product options
  • Product tabs
  • Product videos
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • 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. Startup 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

Dropshippers
Designed specifically for dropshippers
Quick setup
Theme setup steps are minimal to allow for quick launch
Selling internationally
Designed for stores that sell across regional boundaries

Cart and checkout

  • Cart notes
  • Quick buy

Marketing and conversion

  • FAQ page
  • Product reviews
  • Promo banners
  • Recommended products

Merchandising

  • High-resolution images
  • Product options
  • Product tabs
  • Product videos
  • Slideshow

Product discovery

  • Breadcrumbs
  • Recommended products
  • Sticky header

82 reviews

85% positive

  • 70 positive reviews
  • 3 neutral reviews
  • 9 negative reviews
Write a review
Wizwedge Sep 24, 2020

The theme is pretty nice, you have a lot more options than on other free themes I tried. However there is an issue, there are too many H1 tags, pretty much all around. Just a heads up so you know to change those in the code where needed.

libausa Aug 31, 2020

Get a free basic one. It's not much different from free stuff Tech support answered 4 days after a ticket created, they can't do anything for adding video from a Shopify file link. If you get Shopify free template, you can find many resources on the web and get free live support from Shopify. Shopify doesn't offer tech support if you buy this template. Ended up pay more for developer.

Smart Cocoon Mar 02, 2020

Great theme plus a very good support! You'll enjoy working with it.

Soo Blanket Feb 25, 2020

Fantastic theme and fantastic support (if you are just starting out - don't underestimate how important it is). We have multiple shops on Shopify and the start up theme is definitely our most favourite!

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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 $220 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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