We design and build Shopify Plus stores


/ Strategy / UX / Front-end / Development

Shopify Plus store for Industville

Swarovski shopify store

/ UX / Front-end / Development

Swarovski Shopify Plus store

Georganics Shopify store

/ UX / Front-end / Development / Support

Shopify store for Georganics Toothpaste

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Thoughtful, digital and experienced

Thought and Mortar is a Bristol based digital agency, specialising in Shopify design and development. We help our clients to build successful e-commerce stores.

As a company, we advocate an approach where research, design and code are naturally inseparable. We believe that only by fully understanding our clients and the task at hand can we deliver thoughtful digital experiences.

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Ben Wellby

Ben Wellby

Founder & Managing Director

Ben has a wealth of experience in both User Experience and Development. He takes great care in understanding the challenges and needs of our clients. Carefully conceiving user-centred solutions and bringing them to life is what drives his creativity.

Simon Mosse

Simon Mosse

Founder & Ecommerce Director

Simon is a talented developer who specialises in e-commerce solutions – specifically Shopify. He strives to create elegant digital journeys which delight the user and deliver a practical, successful outcome for the client.

Anneli Nowak

Anneli Nowak

Project Manager

Anneli is a gifted project manager who effortlessly coordinates projects from start to finish, ensuring they run smoothly and on time. With heaps of energy and a strong GIF game, she motivates us all while keeping us on track.

Helen Bradbury

Helen Bradbury

User Experience Designer

Helen is an exceptional creative. Her designs and processes are thought-focused, while always of an exceedingly high and beautiful standard. She loves working closely with clients in order to fully understand what is needed to set up a project for success.

Harry Francis

Harry Francis

Senior Shopify Developer

Harry is an accomplished Shopify developer with a diverse skillset ranging from full-store-setup to advanced metric analysis. Don't let his age deceive you, he is wise beyond his years.

James Hall

James Hall

Shopify Developer

James is a skilled Shopify developer and is experienced in store setup, app integration and bespoke feature implementation. He has a sharp eye for detail and enjoys bringing beautiful designs to life.

Nathan Kelly

Nathan Kelly

Shopify Developer

Nathan is meticulous in his work and craves a thorough understanding of the details of a project on any given day. His curiosity and thirst for learning is infectious.