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Everything Emoji Project

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Everything Emoji recently contacted Kamari Labs to tackle their Shopify theme design project. We responded with a custom built Shopify theme for their brand.

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Preliminary Research

Emojis are a integral part of the mobile ecosystem. Born in Japan in the late 90’s, they have earned their place in our digital lives in just less than a decade.

The creator of Emoji Shigetaka Kurita created them for the coming of a much anticipated mobile internet system.

Emoji have always been mobile creatures and as such the site was likely going to do the majority of it’s transactions via mobile devices. So we really had to focus on the mobile design of the site.

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Mobile & Responsive

With Everything Emoji being a more tech specific product line we wanted to focus more on the mobile user.

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Color Theory

Everything Emoji For the color scheme it was relatively easy to choose yellow and blue.

Yellow & Blue were a perfect match. Many brands of implemented this strategy; namely BestBuy.

 

 

Typeface

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For the typeface we simply used Lato. Nothing special but it does the trick. Remember to keep it simple!

Conclusions

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This one was one of our favorite projects. Working with Mike and his team was a breeze. It’s really a fun environment at EE.
We will continue to work with them for some time into the future as they grow their site.

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Kamari Labs Staff

Kamari Labs is an Orange County, California web design and development agency. We specialize in digital marketing, and engaging user experience design for ecommerce. For the past 5 years Kamari Labs has helped Southern California's Shopify merchants launch hundreds of stores. Contact us today to learn how we can help you today!

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