Curious Themes

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  • Shopify Expert since 09/2013
  • Projects starting at $5,400


About Curious Themes

Curious Themes is a web design studio, based in Nashville, Tennessee. We have been listed as Shopify Experts for over 5 years now and we love working with business owners one-on-one to build and grow their business. In the past 4 years of working with Shopify we've built over 100+ stores for clients in all different types of industries.

Our goal is to not just build a "pretty" site but to make it an automated conversion machine. Everything on the sites we design is built with the intent to either convert your traffic into paying customers or convert them into email subscribers so you can continue to connect with them.

- Custom Shopify Sites (Design & Programming)
- Theme Customization
- Landing Page Design & Optimization
- Email Funnel Setup & Integration

To view more of our recent work and custom package options, check out our site:


Our goal is to help as many entrepreneurs as possible and even though we love working one-on-one with clients, we want to promote you to take the reigns of your business website. Having that goal in mind, we recently launched our online class called Shopify in a Weekend!

In this class we will walk you through the steps of setting up your online store with Shopify. By the end of the class you will have a fully functioning online store and be ready to start expanding your business online!

Learn more about how to start building your Shopify site in a weekend at:

39 Testimonials


Elle is amazing at what she does! She listens to your every request and overall vision and truly brings it to life. Being new to the Shopify and online store world, Elle had great tips and tricks to create buzz for my social platform following and grow my email list base for a launch to remember. She is highly skilled and knowledgeable on all things Shopify i.e. emails and other key marketing strategies to help drive your launch and store, apps, customized website layout, etc.

Elle played a HUGE part in the launch of my online boutique @shopulla and it would not have been nearly as successful without her helping hand! Extremely grateful for her hard work and dedication to my dream.

Cute Tennis Stuff

When researching Shopify expert's portfolios I was drawn to Elle's work. I requested a conference call to discuss my project and am so very happy that I did. Elle built my store and has gone above and beyond in helping to explain, teach, share expertise, and make suggestions. I work alone and sometimes it is great to be able to bounce ideas off of someone that understands the challenges of being a small business. She is proficient and creative and has answered all of my questions and found solutions to business issues related to my websites that have irritated me for years! My new site has been up for a month and I am so pleased with the results. I now feel like I have a platform, a tool and a partner that I can call upon when needed to help grow my web business. I would highly recommend Elle and Curious Themes!

Moondog Labs

Elle was responsive and flexible in developing our site as our vision for the site became clearer. She was also helpful in sharing her experience and knowledge of best practices regarding attribution, GDPR, and email marketing. Our rollout took significantly more time than planned, but was paced by an unavoidable emergency and our team's limited bandwidth. We will work with Elle again and would recommend her work.


Elle at Curious Themes was perfect in helping launch our Shopify website. She has a breadth of design and programming experience combined with a significant expertise with the Shopify platform. She's easy to work with, responsive and goes the extra mile. I can highly recommend working with her.


Elle was quick to respond to my initial contact and easy to contact throughout our work together. That was very important to me. Of course, I also needed to be happy with the end result, and I am! I had many comments/changes I asked for after the first iteration, and Elle got them done quickly and perfectly and never once told me I was being picky! I will definitely use her again if I need work, and I would recommend her to you without reservation.

Feeling Smitten

Elle is an extraordinary designer who was easy to work with and has been super supportive and helpful as we launched our new site. She really made the design process a breeze and I couldn't give her a more emphatic recommendation!

Queijaria Alpi

Everything was great. Elle was constantly available and very fast during the whole project. I'd hire her again for sure.

Fresh Blue Mornings

I found Curious Themes after frantically searching for someone to finish what another designer/developer had started. I'm so glad I did, as Elle not only completed edits to my site, but she went, in my opinion, above and beyond. I am so thankful I found her - I am thrilled with what she has done and I appreciate the fact that I can reach out to her for future design needs.


Southern Sercie

Elle at Curious Themes was a pleasure to work with! I highly recommend her to anyone wanting to create an Online store front. She is very knowledgeable, easy to work with, and quick to respond. Elle went above and beyond my expectations to make sure I was completely satisfied with my site. I will definitely contact her the future for any further assistance.

See Only Love

Elle is an absolute pleasure to work with. She is very professional and really took the time to understand what my website needs were. She was very patient with me throughout the process, as well as very encouraging and supportive throughout. I love that she has offered to help me if I need anything in the future and I feel like she really cares about what I am trying to accomplish. I would highly recommend working with her!

Pretty in Punch

I would beyond recommend Elle @ Curious Themes!! She is not only extremely talented in the creative of the website design but also extremely helpful with the back end of how to manage your online business through Shopify! We were also launching our first store location at the same time as our website so our schedule was extremely hectic and Elle was very flexible with our always evolving needs and timeframes. We have received a tremendous amount of positive feedback regarding our site in store and online! Love Love Love it and Curious Themes is the way to go!!

Whimsy Boutique

I had a wonderful experience working with Elle. She was great at taking the idea in my head and making it come to life. We can now focus more on adding new items and being confident that the website will display them well. She answered all of my questions in a timely manner. On top of that, her price came in lower than all of the other bids I received. I am very glad that we went with Elle for out project and would highly recommend her.

Armed & Mirrored

Working with Elle has exceeded my expectations. She is patient, thorough and beyond fair. There were a few designers and developers I've worked with who made me question their integrity. However, not only did Elle deliver exactly what she said she would, but her price points were well within reason. I will continually consult Elle with future projects.

Tea for Spot

Elle was awesome! We had a tight deadline - she listened with patience; executed our thoughts & ideas with precision and made changes in a timely manner. She has a great sense of design and "got" our style right away. A real pleasure to work with! Would definitely work with Elle again and have no hesitations recommending her. She ROCKS!


Elle is absolutely amazing! She was able to take my vision and turn it into a reality. Her work exceeded my expectations. She was able to take our mission and really shine it throughout the website. Our sales have increased exponentially since our website redesign--and Elle is to thank for that.

Not to mention her prices, for the work she does, they are incredible. I looked around for a month and her prices were the best but she delivers a website that people charge thousands for.

I would recommend Elle to anyone! Thank you for your time and improving our business.

Simply Chickie

I highly recommend Elle with many exclamation points!! She is creative, efficient, and really listens. Her vision aligned perfectly with my vision for I endorse her wholeheartedly.

Story Time Creations

When I contacted Elle I was working with another shopify expert who literally took our retainer did not do any work on my webpage.Elle completely took over ,she is amazing she went above and beyond.She exudes talents and creativity to do the web page, literally exceeded my expectations. I would not hesitate on any terms to refer Elle . she is awesome and personable, and I will take it a step further ,its like she got inside my mind and read my mind and totally created what I wanted !!!!!!!! I will continue to work with Elle!


Elle is amazing! She is professional, prompt and very capable. I have built numerous web sites in the past, and have never had an experience that was so pleasant and easy. Elle is easy to work with and takes initiative to complete tasks, and goes well beyond the expected and required to build a web site that is not only functional but truly reflects the branding and feel of the business. I highly recommend her to Shopify customers, could not have asked for more!


Elle is amazing to work with! She turned my vision into a reality! My website is perfect and exactly the look I wanted! Elle stays on task and stays true to her deadlines. She is also very patient and understanding. I truly enjoyed working with her. I would recommend her to anyone who is looking for a shopify experienced designer.

Stephanie Creekmur

Elle has been completely wonderful to work with! I've worked with her a few different times and each time I show her my vision for new updates, she makes it come to life. She works quickly and my shop is easily accessed by shoppers on desktops and mobile devices! I have very little knowledge when it comes to changing the way my store looks and works behind the scenes so Elle has been a lifesaver! I can't recommend her enough!


Elle took a lot of time to understand what I wanted for my website. She was always prompt to respond to any questions I had and was always very easy to communicate with. I found her to be very creative, knowledgable, professional, helpful and enthusiastic - an absolute pleasure to work with! I am very happy with the website Elle created for us. The results speak for themselves! I highly recommend Elle to anyone looking for a professional and beautifully designed website.


My experience working with Elle was great. She was easy to work with and there were no communication problems at all. I loved the designs and the color scheme that she suggested and I am really happy with the way everything turned out.

I've already recommended her to someone that wants to get the website for their business redone.

Vancouver Stealth

Elle really put our vision to reality in creating our webstore. She was very informative throughout the whole process. Her experience and creativity really showed me that she was the right one for the job from the beginning. Her knowledge in all facets of Shopify was definitely a plus. Her communication throughout the process was great, she kept us up to date on things she was working on and required from us. I will definitely use Elle on my future projects or anything web related.

Birdling Bags | Venture From the Nest

Working with Elle couldn't have been a more positive experience for us. We are not very tech savvy and Elle helped us through every step of the process. She is extremely talented, approachable and very easy to work with. So many people have commented on how professional our site looks and we owe that all to Elle!

Hunting Skins

Elle was simply incredible to work with. The amazing thing is that our business is in the hunting industry, which Elle was not very familiar with. Well, her creative instincts enabled her to dig right in as if she had been involved in the hunting industry her whole life. Her work has won us praises from some of the most well known hunters and industry professionals in the world. Take a look for yourself. We've already hired her for another project in an entirely different market and we're even more impressed with her ability to completely understand our goals. If you are considering her for a project, you will not be disappointed.


Elle was an absolute pleasure to work with. So professional and I believe she delivered a product that was far superior than what I ever expected. I hope to continue to work with Elle on future project and will recommend her to all my friends! I highly recommend her!!

Caroline Creates

Elle was terrific! After our initial phone conversation, I felt so comfortable letting her take the reigns on the design. She not only helped with the actual design, but helped me strategize on the best way to set up my website. I really enjoyed working with her and am so so happy with the results!

Augusta Abyss

Elle turned a project in the making, and also a dream, into a reality for us at Augusta Abyss Inc. We could not of asked for someone better to work with than Shopify Expert Elle McCann. She worked very diligently for us and communicated great with us throughout the process of creating our website.
Any questions or concerns we had pertaining to any part of the Shopify system, Elle had a detailed answer to them and was willing to go above and beyond what we asked of her. Considering the fact of creating a website and understanding how to fully manage it properly was a totally new aspect of business to us, Elle made sure we received all the information to understand how the process worked and enlightened us on issues she thought were necessary to be brought to our attention. After two weeks of launching our website we understand the ins and outs of Shopify due to the knowledge we received from Elle.
Elle was not only available to us during the process of building our website, but even after the launch of it, Elle remained to be available to us answering any questions we had as we began to manage the site ourselves. Augusta Abyss Inc. strongly recommends Elle as a Shopify expert!

Hummus Chick

I had the pleasure to work with Elle McCann to improve the presentation of my website. Elle has a keen eye for detail and took my request and developed my ideas into an engaging experience for my customers. Professional, punctual, and creative, Elle brought her expertise to the table and delivered a top notch website for my company. I would highly recommend Elle for all size projects.

Glam Seamless Hair

Elle is a leader in her industry and anyone who gets to work with her is lucky! She is a talented and creative and a true team player. We hired Elle to design our website and marketing materials and she surpassed any expectations we had for our projects! She created our website, applied all the key features we asked for, and even went above and beyond adding great design elements and new features that added a special touch to our website.

Not only are her skills exceptional and her knowledge incredible, she has a passion and an eye for modern design. It can be difficult finding someone you can trust in the industry-but with Elle you do not have to worry about that. She will make sure your vision comes alive adding the perfect touch. She is also very accessible, kind, and very hands on!

Elle's work is exceptional. Her passion, work ethic, and advanced skills make her a 5 star Shopify expert. When you hire Elle you will be very pleased and lucky to work with her. She makes the process easy and user friendly. She takes many things off your to do list. Elle is one of a kind-and I am so glad we hired her and had the chance to work with someone as amazing as she is.

Flow Organics

Elle assisted me with some finishing touches on my website. She was professional and always responded in a very timely matter. She is creative and very easy to work with, I highly recommend her services.

To Peace Clothing

I am thrilled with the work that Elle McCann did to set up and customize my Shopify theme (Fashionopolis). I found Elle through the Shopify Experts page and fully agree with the other positive reviews. Elle is timely and responsive and was able to launch my store within 2 weeks as promised. She is extremely knowledgeable about the customizations available on Shopify, which was helpful to me as a Shopify novice. Her fees were reasonable, straightforward and were completely honored. She is a pleasure to work with! Check out her customizations and my store at To Peace Clothing,


So i took a look at the shopify expert options and wasnt sure how to choose one. I took a chance on Elle MccCann and it payed off BIG! She wasnt only super knowledgable, savvy and qualified she was also super professional and fast. The turn around time on my requests made to Elle were no more than a day or two . Id recommend her to anyone looking for a no nonsense shopify expert. AWESOME!

trabeca design

Elle is a pleasure to work with! She is professional, prompt and her work was exactly what we asked for the first time around. She was responsive to our questions and requests throughout the process, and she completed the work quickly and within our budget. We will certainly go back to Elle for any further web design needs.

If Shopify allowed more stars for reviews, I would certainly award them to Elle! She is a buttoned up professional who listens carefully, learns your requirement quickly, and delivers on-time. While "all business", she's friendly, easy to talk to and goes the extra mile to make sure your site looks and works exactly how you envision. I recommend Elle without hesitation, and look forward to working with her again.

Sophie & Mollies Boutique

Elle was able to re-vamp our website and make it look so much more professional. She listened to our concerns and translated the business side to the web / tech design. Since going live with our new storefront, we have received so many positive comments. I highly recommend Elle for tailoring website to customer needs.

Buti Bag

Elle was fantastic! She was always available, quick to respond and willing to make the tweaks I thought were needed. She was very intuitive with helping to get the look we needed - I gave her a few ideas of how I wanted my new site to look and she got it right in the first try! I highly recommend her.

Camprageous Gifts

Working with Elle has been great experience. She is very knowledgeable, communicative and made me feel like I was just as important of a client as my new website was to me. Elle has a great eye for design and her technical expertise was spot-on. I would recommend her in a heartbeat.

Over the Moon Diapers

Working with Elle was such a pleasure! She was incredibly professional, setting a timeline and communicating her progress throughout the duration of the project. I appreciated that she took time to speak with me on the phone, as sometimes it's hard to convey design ideas via email. I was so pleased with the outcome and would not hesitate to recommend her!!

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