Using cute tumblr themes has become a trending way of customizing your Tumblr blog and there are good reasons for this.
Tumblr is a highly popular, free blogging platform that has more than 100 million blogs. Most blogger want personalize their blog and thousands of people are searching for Tumblr themes every day for an easy way of customizing their tumblr “space”.
Tumblr is without doubt one of the easiest ways to blog. This unique microblogging platform allows you to post text, images, videos, links, quotes and audio to your tumblelog. As a Tumblr users you can follow other Tumblr users, or choose to make your tumblelog private.
Tumblr is a fully hosted service, and it’s easy to setup and manage. It is easy to sign up and install a cute Tumblr theme with just a few clicks. Further Tumblr supports bookmarklets, photos, mobile apps, and social network integration.
On Tumblr, you can customize more or less everything such as colors and layout. If you are serious about it you can even create a sophisticated and unique theme yourself, but you will need some advanced knowledge of CSS and HTML. You can also do like most people and download one of the cute Tumblr themes available.
In this article, you will find a collection of both free and premium ‘Tumblr themes that hopefully will give you good inspiration and help you decide on how to customize your Tumblr space.
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FLAT – Responsive Business Tumblr Theme – DEMO
FLAT is a minimal & clean multipurpose business theme for Tumblr. It is easy to setup and customize your Tumblr site – you can show or hide theme elements: image slider, featured icon boxes, module with text with button, product box (long text + image), team, testimonials, clients logos, twitter feed widget. You can also change colors for most of theme elements! You will even have a well documented user guide file to help you get startes.
Ceres – Responsive Tumblr Portfolio Template – DEMO
This cute template will allow you to showcase your work in a modern way. It is a responsive portfolio template for Tumblr that is easy to use and customize. It also comes with a rich documentation to guide you through the installation and customization process.
Ellisium – A Business Minded Tumblr Theme – DEMO
This template is a business style Tumblr theme with a clean and nice layout suitable for a corporate blog, It has a very customizable homepage slider, that gracefully adapts to smaller screens. It is great for showcasing your products. ELLISIUM also comes with “call to action” and “page hero” sections to round-up your homepage, a smart sticky sidebar and much, much more.
CityBridge — Retina Tumblr Blog Theme – DEMO
Elegant theme CityBridge with beautiful typography and all seven Tumblr post formats. You will love Photo & Quote format.
MUZA – Categorized Portfolio Theme for Tumblr – DEMO
This is a cute Tumblr theme with more than 170 theme options. You can have up to 6 categories with custom color, name and even layout for each of them. Assign items to categories easily with post tags. The theme also comes with a big slider with up to 6 slides. Each slide can have different style.
Domericano - DEMO
Domericano – one of the cute Tumblr Themes- is a clean, minimal and beautiful using the Masonry effect as well as optional Endless scrolling. It is suited for all kinds of blogs and portfolios, easy to install, has a ton of options and is heavily jquery enhanced.
Luomo – A Responsive & Expressive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Luomo is an modern Tumblr theme with an expressive, responsive design. It is designed to display your media at its best. With Luomo, you can tailor each post to complement the way your content looks and feels. Luomo adapts to the screen size of the device you’re using to view—your content will look awesome on any device.
Orson – A Clean Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Orson is a clean and adaptive Tumblr theme aimed at presenting your content, to any device, without clutter and being highly customisable. Super easy to customise with support for Disqus, Flickr, Twitter, Dribbble, Instagram and Google Analytics. This theme gives a tailored view to each device (Android, iPhone, iPad, Desktop, etc) that visits it and only serves the content that is required, helping to speed up delivery of your site.
Affection – a responsive Tumblr theme – DEMO
Affection is a feature-rich, responsive Tumblr theme, which starts out with a width of 1040 pixels for desktop computers and scales down nicely to tablet and smartphone resolutions. It is based on Foundation 3, one of the most advanced responsive front-end frameworks available.
UltraMnml – Clean & Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
UltraMnml is a very clean, minimalistic and responsive Tumblr theme made for the power blogger. It supports all post types and is made for any type of Tumblr blogger, whether you’re a writer or a photo blogger, this theme will make your content look awesome. It is also responsive so it’ll look great on both your phone or tablet.
Optic Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Optic is a responsive Tumblr theme perfect for any blog type featuring the Masonry jQuery plugin. Optic comes packed full of jQuery awesomeness letting you show your blog posts in all their glory. Pick colours for any part of the theme so you can fully customise it the way you want. Also pick your favourite font from the Google fonts library and add it in using the themes options panel.
Postage Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Incorporated Tumblr Theme – DEMO
This is a nice and very feature rich Tumblr theme. You will have good functionality and a good looking blog with this theme.
Simon – A Simple Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Simon is a simple, adaptive, Tumblr theme which is easy to install, customise, and get running!
Royal Ribbon Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Supple – A Portfolio Theme for Tumblr – DEMO
SUPPLE is a versatile portfolio theme for Tumblr by Pixel Moxie. SUPPLE is aimed at creatives—designers, illustrators, photographers, video artists—and allows you to display your work in a grid-like fashion, flexibly enough so you can define the aspect ratio of your thumbnails: from landscape to portrait, including square and anything in between.
POPCASE – Responsive Tumblr Layout – DEMO
POPCASE is a Tumblr theme with 3 column layouts and unlimited colour scheme control, suitable for displaying your artworks and articles. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Memoir Tumblr Theme – MORE INFO
Memoir is a Premium Tumblr Theme that boasts awesome typography. Let’s face it, it’s time to get back to blogging and Memoir is ready to do that. Plus, it’s also responsive and Retina Display ready. When reading on your iPad, posts in Memoir Tumblr look like a native app.
Minimal Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Pop Gallery – Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Pop Gallery is a Tumblr theme for visual portfolios, galleries, hand-craft shops, with the unique possibility to present distinct thumbnails for new, sold and reserved items. It has a beautiful and clean design with circular thumbnails.
Timeline tumblr theme – DEMO
TIMELINE is a Premium Tumblr Theme that was designed to view your tumblog as timelines. This is a personal theme that’s suitable in use for people who have an active and enjoyable life.
Alfa Slab One – DEMO
Free minimalistic Tumblr theme that is perfect for image rich content.
Vintage Sky - DEMO
Vintage sky theme supports all the Tumblr features and has two content rich sidebar, featuring your likes, latest tweets, description, search box, pages, avatar box and people your following. The header is animated! The theme is very customizable via Tumblr, with a few clicks you can change the center image and the slide images of the header animation or hide the fully header, fix the columns and the background image, change background image, add latest tweets and “stuff i like” or change the color of the links.
Simple Things – DEMO
Simple things is a clean and minimalist Tumblr theme that you can download for free. by tumblr.com (free theme)