SHOPPIES: Best Shops of The Week [March 1-7, 2015]

Shoppies: best shops of the week

Check out our new sister site: SHOPPIES, the ecommerce awards offered to the best up-and-coming online shops for excellence in user experience and web design.
This is the third installment of the end of the week roundup featuring the best shops, what platforms they’re using, the SHOPPIES grades (for UX, identity & content), and a short description. Hopefully this will inspire you to create your own online shop (or grow it if you already have one) and get your very own SHOPPIES award!

Loren Hope

Loren Hope web design

Platform used: BigCommerce
User experience: 4 out of 5
Identity: 3 out of 5
Content: 4 out of 5

Loren Hope is an independent jewelry company with products that are exclusively handmade in the United States. Created by designer Loren Barham, the Loren Hope collection offers an evolving line of upscale, contemporary, handcrafted jewelry.

Surface to Air

Surface to Air web designs

Platform used: N/A
User experience: 5 out of 5
Identity: 5 out of 5
Content: 5 out of 5

Surface to Air is a well known contemporary fashion brand and creative film studio.

Peter Nappi

Peter Nappi web design

Platform used: Shopify
User experience: 4 out of 5
Identity: 3 out of 5
Content: 4 out of 5

Designed in Nashville and handmade in Tuscany, Peter Nappi premium leather footwear and goods are a distinctive blend of Italian heritage and American personality.

Zoku

Zoku web design

Platform used: Shopify
User experience: 4 out of 5
Identity: 4 out of 5
Content: 4 out of 5

The patented Zoku Quick Pop Maker is a product that freezes ice pops in 7-9 minutes. Zoku products are available in more than 30 countries worldwide via their online shop.

Poco Nido

Poco Nido web design

Platform used: N/A
User experience: 3 out of 5
Identity: 4 out of 5
Content: 3 out of 5

Poco Nido offers footwear and clothing for kids in limited runs.

Common Deer

Common Deer web design

Platform used: Shopify
User experience: 3 out of 5
Identity: 3 out of 5
Content: 3 out of 5

Common Deer is a small shop where you can find american made gifts, decor, jewelry, accessories, and more!

reCAP Mason Jars

reCAP Mason Jars web design

Platform used: BigCommerce
User experience: 3 out of 5
Identity: 3 out of 5
Content: 3 out of 5

The Original reCAP transforms Mason jars into multi-purpose, reusable containers!

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Ewin's Dry Goods

Ewin's Dry Goods web design

Platform used: Shopify
User experience: 4 out of 5
Identity: 4 out of 5
Content: 4 out of 5

Ewin's Dry Goods is a shop that carries quality items made by artisan-craftsmen that when properly cared for will become family heirlooms.

Cupick

Cupick web design

Platform used: Shopify
Platform used: N/A
User experience: 3 out of 5
Identity: 3 out of 5
Content: 4 out of 5

Cupick is a place that sells, promotes, and shares works by various artists. Every artist or designer has it's own profile page where they can showcase their work portfolio.

Catalin Zorzini

I'm a web design blogger and started this project after spending a few weeks struggling to find out which is the best ecommerce platform for myself. Check out my current top 10 ecommerce site builders.