Good for text
Egret is a free Tumblr theme specifically tailored for group blogs, but it’s also a jack of all trades with big images and thoughtful typography.
The New Yorker
The New Yorker is a throwback Tumblr theme, steeped in 50’s iconography and oozing the cool of the Mean Streets themselves.
Expo is atomic minimalism. It's a lightweight portfolio with no complication or clutter: simply a gorgeous, horizontally-scrolling feed with clear gallery organization. No junk, and no distractions.
Ten colors schemes by Pasquale D'Silva. Two different layouts. Animated GIF mascots. There can be no doubt: This theme is Stellar!
Made with lots of heart and soul, Coco by Style Hatch comes in three unique flavors Creamy (light and floral), Bittersweet (brown) & White (neutral grey). As a bonus version 1.2.0 adds a grid layout!
Designed to put the focus on your content.
Sharp, serif-based Tumblr theme, for original writing and photography. Set in one column.
Best Library Theme
Bookshelves frame an infinite scrolling content pane.
A highly customisable Tumblr theme.
Clean, elegant and beautiful.
Paper is an ultra minimal versatile, responsive tumblr theme for writers.
Spire is a new theme from bam themes, its responsive and has a whole host of options and features.
Sticks & Stones
Sticks & Stones is a completely handmade theme. With custom fonts, custom icons and all your favourite social media, it's perfect for any illustrator, designer or blogger.
A responsive theme for wide pictures, really wide pictures.
Perfect for serious bloggers..
Bagua provides a very customizable and functional design for your Tumblr. A blonde wood or geometric background is accented with default seafoam, salmon, or blue icons and text highlights.
A minimal and simple responsive Tumblr theme for any blogger.
"IT DOES NOT MATTER HOW SLOW YOU GO SO LONG AS YOU DO NOT STOP"
Responsive full width theme with a huge header.
Created for bloggers who like it BIG! Show all of your content in a single column at a bigger size in high resolution, ideal for photographers and film makers.
Metamorph is a free Tumblr theme based on Bootstrap 3 framework. It is ultra-minimal with small but readable fonts, small photo option, automatic truncation of text-post in index pages and many more.
Showcase your photos, tweets, music and more with this immersive profile page and a minimal, hi-res, powerful single column blog.
An excellent theme for bloggers who love to write. Simple design with large fonts.
Provenance combines multiple header and sidebar options with our improved featured tag drop down menu. It's all housed in stunning typography and simple design. It's flexible and hugely customizable.
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