Monday, February 14, 2011

Hongkiat.com: 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Hongkiat.com: 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes


60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Posted: 14 Feb 2011 03:03 AM PST

In today’s social networking world, people seek to post their everyday observations and opinions on their blog in the quickest manner possible. Tumblelog is a form of microblogging which enables users to post texts, images, videos, etc, such that their followers can receive up-to-date entries. The birth of Tumblr to facilitate such postings. We do understand the same old great criterias about Tumbr but what is it that makes it thick? Speaking of themes, Tumblr’s competitors also provide themes for their users but they may not be free and attractive in the same time.

beoriginal 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Beautiful themes can attract visitors to your blog and compel them to read your posts. It is of the user’s advantage to use a gorgeous theme for their blogs draw more attentions and followersw. Else than attracting more readers and business possibilities, a theme is your identity and it differentiate you from other users.

Here are 60 great Tumblr themes which we have consider them as the more unique and elegant ones across numerous Tumblelogs. Enjoy!

Boxfactory
A simple theme for showcasing photos.

box 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Chopan
This Tumblr blog greets visitors with a unique design, putting eyes at ease with its easy-to-navigate menu.

chopan 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Digital Moleskine
A greyscale background mimics news print, bringing special attention to colored images posted.

moleskine 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Esquire
A Tumblr theme inspired by Esquire magazine.

esquire 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Farber
Orange fonts and white space against a wooden background; It all goes well in this theme.

farber1 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Gondaba
This simple Tumblr theme allows visitors to choose from a number of colour themes for their own preference.

gondaba 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Graphthemuseum
If you want to place several sections at one go for your visitors to see, this is the theme.

graph 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Hrrrthrrr.
Hand-written notes pasting all over Tumblr leave behind a nice casual feeling.

hrrrthrrr 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Jeff Finley
Sharp black-and-white theme along with simple buttons enhance readibility and navigability for visitors.

jefffinley 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Kalalalani
Dark background provides a good contrast against light font colors and colorful images.

Kalalalani 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Museum Theme
A good theme for showcasing several sections within a page.

museum 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Office
As the title of this Tumblr suggests, this theme creates a serious and business-like ambience for your site.

office 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Karen Abad
A lighthearted theme comprising of various layers of cutesy illustrations which will undoubtedly liven up visitors who stumble upon this Tumblr.

karenabad 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Opinionated
This original Tumblr theme features the author holding in his hand his posts, as if to say, "This is what I think".

opinionated 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Perfs
A clean and minimalistic theme like this prevents unnecessary distractions from what the author wishes to express.

perfs 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Photoboard
Yet another theme good for showcasing many sections at one go. As the title suggests, it’s great for showcasing photos.

photoboard2 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Postage
A postage-inspired theme for your Tumblr? Cute.

postage 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Solstice
A simple blue theme for your Tumblr

Solstice 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Strict
Minimalistic Tumblr with light background and nice fonts go easy with eyes.

strict 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Phobic Man
A dark theme with bluish images, buttons and icons.

phobicman 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Funkytional Sezeen
A clean background with white and grey gradient and grey icons.

FunkytionalSezeen 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Headline
Simple clutter-free design draws attention to where it matters most: the content.

headline 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Scaffold
Mini paperclip icons with white post-it notes look-alike for your posts.

scaffold 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

The Fisherman’s Friend
A well-designed theme inspired by a fisherman out at sea. It makes one feel as if one is reading diary entries from a fisherman at sail.

fisherman 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

It’s the Interweb
A Tumblr theme unlike any other, which allows visitors to scroll through various images in a square. Clicking on any of them brings them to a new link.

interweb 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Organ
Moving your mouse across these bars expands them so that you can see what inside. Each bar links you to a new page.

organ 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Royal Ribbon
This theme is a refined way of showing your posts and contents. The soft colors and the clean icons augment readability without compromising the aesthetics.

royalribbon 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Fluid
This theme creates a feeling of being submerged underwater, seeing all the bubbles reflecting the colorful lights from above.

fluid 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

TumbleDesk
A metaphor of writing your blog and posts on your desk, with your iPhone, car keys, stationaries and of course, your notepad.

tumbledesk 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Panda Classics Recycled
Doesn’t this reminds you of the Penguin Classics book series? Indeed this theme was inspired by them. Unfortunately, copyright laws mandate that no similar penguin logo can be used for such theme, so it had been replaced by a panda.

pandaclassics 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Transparent Theme
A blend of overlapping colors serves as the background for this theme.

transparent 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

101
An interesting theme with columns of various colors by the side of the Tumblr.

101 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Bus Full of Hippies
Flowers, leaves and grasses sprawling out of your posts, giving it a very natural and green feel.

busfullofhippies 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Ultralite
One of, if not the most minimalistic Tumblr theme around, with simply white background and grey/black fonts. Yet, its typography complements such clean designs very well.

ultralite 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Papercut
This design is pretty much paper-based, with a white paper(for posts) lying on top of its greyish recycled paper background.

papercut 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Doodling in Class
Remember those days when you doodle in class, unknowingly coming up with creative designs? This theme lets you relive those moments with its hand-drawn icons on a piece of foolscap paper.

doodling 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Vintage Stripes
Vintage stripes and brown background as a theme.

vintage 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Cardstock
This whole Tumblr is almost all grey except for the hyperlinks. The posts seem to be written atop a piece of grey cardboard.

cardstock 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Modern
Great typography utilized in this theme with soothing light blue as the background. Red colors are used as buttons, titles as well as hyperlinks, which direct attention for visitors.

modern 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Vanilla Pod
Cute icons and buttons and a light background with vague flower prints.

vanillapod 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

For.Screen
A black Tumblr theme with TV screen-like tiles serving as background.

forscreen 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Solaris
A very sci-fi theme with cool typography. There is also a choice of ‘light’ and ‘dark’ mode for your theme.

solaris 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Vertigo
Inspiration drawn from the poster for the classic Vertigo film by Alfred Hitchcock.

vertigo 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Dream Theme
Floral burst theme with light cyan and dark pink.

dreamtheme 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

iBlack
An interesting theme mimicking the iPhone, except that it has a black background.

iblack 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Royal Cameleon
A good match of colors between cyan and red against a grey surface.

RoyalCameleon 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Color Shades
This theme allows you a choice of several colour themes for your liking.

colorshades 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Colorful Space
A Tumblr theme with buttons of the three primary colours: Red, yellow and blue.

colorspace 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Thematticus
Various shades of blue, white fonts and nice, small typography.

Thematticus 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Dainty Fresh
A theme for Tumblr that calls upon the daintiness of feminine hygiene products from an era gone by.

DaintyFresh 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Boston Polaroid
Simplistic black-and-white theme with some shades of grey.

BostonPolaroid 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Random Daze
This theme is basically hand-written all over, even the post. Unique typography.

daze 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

This Is A Tumblelog
A very simple theme using only different shades of blue for the background and the fonts.

tumblelog 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

The Writer That Type v0.2
Fancy that old-fashioned typewriter style of posting your entries? Check this out.

thewriterwhotypes 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Be Original
Pieces of torned-out papers sticking on top of a blue gradient surface.

beoriginal 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Cheshire
A very neat layout for a theme, comprising of purple background, green buttons and white spaces for your post entries.

cheshire 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Strange Little Town
A spooky little town beneath the vast starry purple sky serve as the background for this theme.

strangelittletown 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Letterpress
The embossing of the title and the sleek design creates a sense of reliability to the site.

letterpress 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Vertetbleu
This is a very professional and aesthetically pleasing piece of work. Visitors are greeted with a series of thumbnails which link to full images upon clicking on them.

vertetbleu 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

Coffee Shop
Anyone craving for caffeine? The heading of this theme include an animation of a cup of coffee emitting its fine aroma.

coffeeshop 60 Handpicked Beautiful Tumblr Themes

(bellefoong)

Winners of: Design Cocktail 4 Bundle Contest

Posted: 14 Feb 2011 02:48 AM PST

design cocktail 4 Winners of: Design Cocktail 4 Bundle Contest

Here we go – the announcement of winners for the Design Cocktail 4 contest held last week. If you’ve participated in the contest, check below fold to see if you are one of our 10 lucky winners.

Before we go ahead to announce the winners, let’s take a look what’s in Design Cocktail 4. If you are a winner, these are the stuff you’ll be getting, for free. Design Cocktail 4, a bundle that cost you $29, but worth more than $724 comes with these following:

  • Giga Vector Pack 2 (over 500 vector elements) ($159.99)
  • Plus T-shirt Design Collection (15 Plus T-shirt Designs) ($150)
  • 20 Photoshop Brushes ($200)
  • Metalique Font ($15)
  • Seamless Patterns Mega Pack 3 ($50)
  • Designioustimes.com membership ($10)
  • 3 Unreleased vector packs ($30)
  • WordPress Karisma theme from wpwizz.com ($79)
  • Magazine PSD template ($10)
  • Photoshop 3D action ($10)
  • Illustrator Graphic Style ($10)

10 Lucky Winners

Ok, without further ado, here are our 10 winners!

  1. Aitasaxo
  2. Ivan Trushin
  3. Colleen Cole
  4. Magnus
  5. Trevordsouza7
  6. Ssstratos
  7. Lun Wong
  8. Tlacuilosound
  9. Che-Cheh
  10. Abudhahir

Congratulations to the winners, you will be contacted shortly :-)

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