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django-oscar 0.5.3

A domain-driven e-commerce framework for Django

Latest Version: 1.5.2

Domain-driven e-commerce for Django

Oscar is an e-commerce framework for Django designed for building domain-driven sites. It is structured such that any part of the core functionality can be customised to suit the needs of your project. This allows a wide range of e-commerce requirements to be handled, from large-scale B2C sites to complex B2B sites rich in domain-specific business logic.

Further reading:

Continuous integration status:

Oscar was written by David Winterbottom (@codeinthehole) and is developed and maintained by Tangent Labs, a London-based digital agency, with help from Mirumee.


These are a few screenshots from the ‘sandbox’ example site that ships with Oscar. It sports a simple design built with Twitter’s Bootstrap. It provides a good starting point for quickly building elegant e-commerce sites.

The sandbox site is also available to browse at

You can have this sample shop running on your machine in 5 commands.

Want to make changes? Check out the contributing guidelines.


The following extensions are stable and ready for use:

The following extensions are in development:

Let us know if you’re writing a new one!


Oscar is released under the permissive New BSD license.

Case studies

Oscar is still in active development, but is used in production by a range of companies, from large multinationals to small, boutique stores:

Tangent projects:


Many more on the way. If you use Oscar in production, please let us know.

Would you like to work on Oscar?

Tangent Labs are currently looking for python hackers to work on Oscar as well as some of other internal products and e-commerce projects. If this sounds interesting, please get in touch with @codeinthehole through Github or Twitter. The position is in Tangent’s London offices.

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