A theme that’s designed to “show off your best work”.
Einfach means “simple” in German, similarly this theme wears a clean one-column design.
The theme supports “all post-types, backgrounds, Disqus comments, like and reblog, tags, scroll to top and search”.
Metamorph created by Locally Sourced wears an “ultra-minimal” look “with small but readable fonts”.
One of Metamorph’s stand out features is its “automatic truncation of text-post in index pages”.
Tone’s a “monochromatic theme” with slim subtle lines around posts and plenty of customization options, created by Olle Ota.
Looks great with a white background:
Compatible with multiple device sizes and types of posts, Silkyflat is a nice option for writers and photographers looking to showcase their work.
Silkyflat’s design has a clean quality with simple accent color options and muted background.
Chromosphere has a unique customizable “two tone gradient background” and drop shadows made out of “pixel dots”.
Alex Baldwin, the theme’s designer, says the vintage theme’s aesthetic was inspired by Mac OS 1.0.
Infinite scroll is optional and the theme comes with a sidebar (not pictured).
Described as a “super-duper customizable theme” with more than “100 customization options”, such as those for colors, social networks and multiple ones for the navigation bar.
A “modern and minimal tumblr theme”, set in two columns. The main features of Minima are infinite scroll integration and customizable menus.
Customization options are limited to three custom links.
Stanleyr is described as “a really simple theme for those wanting to showcase their work with a cute & clean style”.
The theme is fully responsive, based on the “Bootstrap 3.0.3 framework”.
InstaMagazine is a grid Tumblr theme with a modern clean design, plus a responsive layout, pictured above on various Apple devices.
Tagging posts with “pickup” will highlight the post, by making it larger.
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