50 Free & Premium Tumblr Themes

by on 18th March 2014 with No Comments

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Tumblr has been the go to place for bloggers, inspiration finders, and creatives for years as a way of posting to the web. With that popularity came a whole culmination of themes. Themes varying from grid-based, portfolio style, and even ones specifically made for type.

Today we’ve rounded up a collection of over 50 of the best Tumblr themes, designs, and templates for you to browse through. Some of these are free, and some are commercial. We hope you find something that fits what you’re looking for!

Club Monaco – Fashion Tumblr Theme

Club Monaco is a beautiful lifestyle brand type theme that features custom images, hi-res, and a classy layout perfect for fashion and clothing brands. Not to mention it is the essence of minimal.

Price: Free

Author: Club Monaco

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Readymade – Pop Culture & Art Tumblr Theme

Readymade is a fantastic theme featuring slideshows, multiple views, and a portfolio layout. It also has a whole list of other customization options including logo options, galleries, and it’s responsive.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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UltraFocus – Minimal Tumblr Theme

UltraFocus is both minimal and responsive making it the perfect fit for a designer, photographer, or any creative.

Price: $19

Author: UltraLinx

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Lookbook

Lookbook is a theme for the image curator and visual creator with a focus on beautiful, crisp images.

Price: Free

Author: Wantering

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Gridly – Responsive Portfolio Tumblr Theme

Gridly is a beautiful, responsive theme that offers a perfect solution to those in need of a simple but effective portfolio.

Price: $18

Author: Thomas Cullen

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The Minimalist – Classy Tumblr Theme

The Minimalist is a slim and classy Tumblr theme that is pure. Basic black and white with thin lines makes this theme a minimalist’s dream.

Price: Free

Author: Pixel Union

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Fixed

Fixed is a Tumblr theme focused on the content. Impactful posts are a huge part of this post and even text posts look beautiful.

Price: Free

Author: Andrevvm

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Zen – Clean Tumblr Theme

Zen is a clear theme with a highly customizable design. It boasts beautiful text pairings and an overall flat feel to it.

Price: $30

Author: thomv

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Quite Big – Photography Tumblr Theme

Quite Big is a Tumblr theme with an emphasis on BIG photos, photo-sets, and videos.

Price: Free

Author: George Dunkley

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Brick 

Brick is a basic theme for images and includes features such as infinite scrolling, social icons, and even comments by Disqus.

Price: Free

Author: thejenyuan-themes

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Discover

Discover is a simple free Tumblr theme with a beautiful background image, complimented with a clean layout.

Price: Free

Author: olleotathemes

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Simon – Simple Tumblr Theme

Simon is a clean and flat Tumblr theme. It has so many customization options making this one of the simplest themes to use.

Price: $30

Author: mikedidthis

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Vintage Metro – Nostalgic Tumblr Theme

Vintage Metro is the perfect Tumblr theme for all the creatives out there who enjoy a bit of retro in their designs.

Price: $30

Author: thomv

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Strict

Strict is a simple free Tumblr theme with some awesome design elements, like a cut off title that makes it really unique. It also includes custom colors and group blog support.

Price: Free

Author: arood

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Mimesi – Creative Portfolio Theme for Tumblr

Mimesi is a beautiful Tumblr theme built for creatives. It is the perfect portfolio and has an epic, yet simple design all at once.

Price: $30

Author: themebull

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Notes – Clean & Responsive Tumblr Theme for Beautiful Text Posts

Notes is a Tumblr theme with a cool texture design to it. Perfect for text posts and various musings.

Price: $30

Author: mikedidthis

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Stevie – Advanced Blog Style Tumblr Theme

With a slider and sidebar plus multiple page support this is one of the more advanced Tumblr themes out there, but well worth it.

Price: $18

Author: Thomascullen92

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Deluxe

Deluxe is a classy Tumblr theme with a cool layout for images and visual content.

Price: Free

Author: olleotathemes

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Ellisium – Business Minded Tumblr Theme

Ellisium is basically a fully functional site, morphed into a tumblr theme for your business. It is fantastic and has some awesome color schemes.

Price: $30

Author: PixelMoxie

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UltraZen

The best of the best minimal theme, scraping it down to the basics. Subtle animations and a beautiful design makes this a really amazing free theme.

Price: Free

Author: UltraLinx

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Soupa – Premium Responsive Tumblr Theme

Soupa is a unique Tumblr theme emphasizing images with subtle text animations and fades to really enhance the reader’s experience.

Price: $18

Author: Thomascullen92

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Postcards – Retro Tumblr Theme

Postcards is a beautiful theme offering hand-crafted retro elements to a simple blog layout.

Price: $19

Author: Mimesis Themes

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Cassadaga

Cassadaga is a free Tumblr theme offering beautiful customizations for logos, text, and general layout.

Price: Free

Author: mbacani

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The New Yorker – Premium Tumblr Theme

The New Yorker is a beautiful theme with so many specificities. From texture to insanely unique layout, this is one of the coolest Tumblr themes out.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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Rubric

Rubric is a beautiful free Tumblr theme featuring a unique grid layout for your images and media-based posts.

Price: Free

Author: themestatic

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Cameo – Two Tone Minimalist Theme

Cameo is a beautiful, responsive theme featuring expert design and a clean minimal layout.

Price: $10

Author: runrunrobot

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Longform – Text Focused Tumblr Theme

Longform is a fantastic theme that is built to showcase beautiful text posts and longform content.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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Woodely

Woodely is a super customizable free Tumblr theme offering some cool textures and a fantastic image grid.

Price: Free

Author: paulborsan

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Halcyon – The Prime Grid Theme for Tumblr

Halcyon is noted as the golden age of grid themes and comes with some beautiful design features making it very unique.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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Magnify – Responsive Grid Based Theme

Magnify is a very minimal grid theme that is perfectly responsive.

Price: $29

Author: JenYuan

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Ethanol

Ethanol is a unique Tumblr theme with a cool header and color palette.

Price: Free

Author: dr-slash

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Plato – Colorful Tumblr Theme

Plato is a clean Tumblr theme featuring SEO optimization, HTML 5 semantics, and a whole slew of other unique details.

Price: $9

Author: vasilis

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Typistry – Minimal, Pure Text Tumblr Theme

Typistry is the actual extent of minimal with some of the best typography for any Tumblr theme around.

Price: $19

Author: ColeTownsend

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Masonite

Masonite is a clean and organized free Tumblr theme.

Price: Free

Author: hellodirty

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Criss Cross

Criss Cross is a minimal grid theme that features infinite scroll.

Price: Free

Author: level82

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Encore – Slim & Classy Tumblr Theme

Encore is a theme stripped down to the basics, keeping it slim and classy as ever.

Price: $30

Author: JenYuan

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Premier – Responsive Tumblr Theme with Sticky Navigation

Premier is a theme featuring some beautiful colors, classic styles, and an awesome layout.

Price: $30

Author: JenYuan

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Crate – Smooth Two Column Tumblr Theme

Crate is a very smooth and simple theme with excellent, subtle design flares.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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Spin Madly On

Spin Madly On is a very simple, one column theme featuring some clean and organized design aspects.

Price: Free

Author: mbacani

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Next – Sophisticated Tumblr Theme

Next is a clean and responsive theme with a darker theme to it.

Price: $16

Author: WoxThemes

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Observer

Observer is a free Tumblr theme to focus on the images, text, and music.

Price: Free

Author: zsultan

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Inkhorn

Inkhorn is a simplistic and handsome Tumblr Theme.

Price: Free

Author: inkhorntheme

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Maximalist – Very Unique Tumblr Theme

Maximalist is a very interesting Tumblr theme that focuses solely on the content.

Price: $29

Author: Pixel Union

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Mason – Masonry Based Tumblr Theme

Mason is an organized and beautifully-laid out Tumblr theme.

Price: $30

Author: mikedidthis

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Expo – Gorgeous Lightweight Tumblr Theme

Expo is a clean and light Tumblr theme with no complication or clutter.

Price: $30

Author: Pixel Union

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Sisko – Versatile Tumblr Theme

Sisko is clean and versatile. It is the type of Tumblr theme that could double as a portfolio or a blog.

Price: $30

Author: GraphicMonkee

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Royal Cameleon

Royal Cameleon is a beautiful and unique Tumblr theme with some rad textures.

Price: Free

Author: goroboto

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Platro – Responsive Grid Tumblr Theme

Platro is a really unique responsive theme with a colorful grid of images.

Price: $30

Author: qwillar

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Railway – Blogger Tumblr Theme

Railway is a responsive theme perfect for bloggers and creatives alike.

Price: $16

Author: WoxThemes

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Metro – Minimal Gradient Based Tumblr Theme

Metro is a clean and minimal Tumblr theme with some unique design elements such as gradients.

Price: $30

Author: JenYuan

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