Now Now is an independent design studio and Shopify Expert from Des Moines, Iowa.

Our passion is helping small businesses build meaningful relationships with their audiences through thoughtful brand development, web design, and ongoing support. We approach projects holistically and partner with clients long-term. Ready to make waves? Let's work.

Our clients include award-winning professionals, bootstrapped startups, cultural organizations, and emerging ecommerce brands. We integrate with photographers and creatives to bring content to life, and manage day-to-day hosting tasks and performance optimizations so you don't have to.

We ask questions, test opportunities, measure results, and repeat.

We love building relationships with good vibes and websites with WordPress and Shopify.

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What We Do

  • Brand Strategy
  • Visual Identity
  • Web Design
  • WordPress Hosting
  • Shopify Setups

Bucket List

  • Coffee Roaster
  • Record Label
  • Furniture Brand
  • Town Identity
  • Type Foundry


Established in 2015 by John Solarz to focus on helping local entrepreneurs make their mark on a little place we call home . Joined in 2016 by Lucy Solarz, studio manager, hot dog enthusiast. Opened an office in 2017 (1501 Ingersoll Ave). Joined by designers Luigi Rausch and Adam Ferry in 2019. ✌

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