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Flex Shopify Theme

Flex theme goes where no other Shopify theme has gone before. Offering multiple layout and section options and the easy addition of custom CSS, plus 13 unique style variants to get you started, Flex gives you ultimate control over the look and feel of your store.

USD $450
Likely to recommend: 100%
This theme is designed and supported by Out of the Sandbox.
Customization and tweaks for this theme offered by HeyCarson.
Flex Shopify theme reviews
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Flex theme (4)
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Francesca Dinardo

Shopify Brand: elizabetta.eu
Role: Founder/Owner
Theme used on:
elizabetta.eu
Using this theme:
1-2 years
Revenue range:
USD $500 - $10,000/mo
Recommend this theme: Very likely
Overall satisfaction:
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4
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About the Shopify business

Silk scarves and neckties we design ourselves, launched in 2004. We sell worldwide.

Describe the experience

It is quite flexible and generally easy to customize as per our needs. It is an excellent theme overall for a good price, and I would repeat the choice in a heartbeat. There are a few bugs that we pointed out many months ago (one even a year ago) that have still not been fixed, which I find frustrating.
Ease of use:
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4
Support and documentaton:
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3
Design and functionality:
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4

Zo Zero

Shopify Brand: zozero.nl
Role: Founder/Owner
Theme used on:
zozero.nl
Using this theme:
1-6 months
Recommend this theme: Very likely
Overall satisfaction:
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5
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Describe the experience

We are very happy with our Out of the Sandbox Flex theme. The template options they have are well designed and they allows us to apply custom code wherever we like. The support is good and friendly. We would recommend everyone to use this theme!
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5
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5
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5

Feedback or suggestions for the theme developer

We are using the flex theme and decided to use the mega menu's. They look great on the desktop. If we don't use mega menus we don't really like the desktop. So for desktop all our settings now are right. However, the mega menu's don't function right on mobile. The mega menu opens all the sub-menus at once, next to each other and it looks very weird. If I disable the mega menu the menu on mobile functions as you would expect. With different layers and the correct layout. So basically what we would like is to have the mega menu on desktop and the normal menu on mobile. We have been in touch with support about this and this apparently intended behavior but we would like to give this as feedback because we really don't think it looks great.

Anthony Krahn

Shopify Brand: myoutdoorroom.ca/
Role: Founder/Owner
Theme used on:
myoutdoorroom.ca/
Using this theme:
1-2 years
Revenue range:
USD $10,000 - $100,000/mo
Recommend this theme: Very likely
Overall satisfaction:
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5
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Describe the experience

I get many compliments on my website. It's so easy to build out yourself, there are virtually unlimited options. No regrets about buying this theme!
Ease of use:
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5
Support and documentaton:
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5
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5

Beryl Coder

Shopify Brand: islandthymesoap.com/
Role: Founder/Owner
Using this theme:
1-2 years
Recommend this theme: Very likely
Overall satisfaction:
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5
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About the Shopify business

Island Thyme Soap Company has been making handmade coconut milk soap since 2017. Designed to be a small business with a big heart, we donate 10% of every sale to a cause close to our hearts. Target market: Professional men & women ages 34-60 interested in health & wellness, limiting exposure to harsh chemicals found in bath & body products, creative people, people who love travel, aging hippies that still love patchouli and Jimmy Buffet. Our returning customers are very loyal. We don't have a large marketing budget, so we need to focus on converting more organic traffic. LOVE the FLEX theme for its ease of use and flexibility.

Describe the experience

I love the flexibility. I love that its robust in features and doesn't require a lot of apps to make it fully functional. I LOVE the clear documentation and support. I set it up myself. It's ideal from someone like me who doesn't have the budget to hire a web design firm but still wants a professional looking site.
I began with another OOTSB theme, Responsive. I am a fan of OOTSB. I switched to FLEX for its namesake; flexibility. I considered Turbo, but decided on FLEX.
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5
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5
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5
Add CSS customizations
Tweak section designs directly within the Theme Editor to customize your site further.
Four header styles and four footer styles
Choose from Classic, Centered, Search Focus, and Vertical headers, and adjust many settings, including alignment. Even add your own custom CSS. Use content blocks to achieve various footer layouts.
Three product page layouts.
Pick either Classic, Image scrolling, or Sections to design the product page that works best for whatever you’re selling.
Have a look at other stores using this theme to see how you can take advantage of its features.