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Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012

Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012

Earlier we have covered some really good round ups with various new WordPress themes that were free to use and download. In today’s post, we’ve decided to replenish the great list with some fresh themes and arrange them according to sections: themes for blogs, themes for galleries and portfolios, for business and corporate web sites and others so all you have to do is just pick up one of these according to your own taste. They all can be customized and used for free in both personal and commercial projects. If you know about any cool and new themes, please share with us through the contact form.

Themes For Galleries And Portfolios

Photum

The theme is built with HTML5 and is responsive, meaning that as you resize your browser window the photos will re-arrange. This makes the theme work with many different screen resolutions and mobile devices. It uses custom post types for the photography portfolio so you can have a separate blog and portfolio. We have included options so you can set up different equipment and tag each photo with it, you can also add locations which will get added to the photos.
Photum in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Designer

Designer in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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gGRID!

Very elegant, clean and fast loading WordPress theme with minimalistic approach.
gGRID! in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Fotofolio Landscape

Fotofolio Landscape is a WordPress theme specially designed for Visual Artist, Photographer, or any media designer, to show off their works.
Fotofolio Landscape in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Widely

Widely WordPress Theme is minimalistic theme perfect for for businesses, creatives, and individuals who want to quickly publish their portfolio and anyone else who’s serious about having a simple, well designed website with a full powered content manager.
Widely in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Good

A mobile friendly blog theme that comes with built in breadcrumbs, pagination, single post stylsheets, Jigoshop e-commerce plugin integration, and simplicity.
Good in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Ultra Grid

Ultra Grid Theme is beautiful and modern WordPress theme with a grid like design. This is perfect theme for any artist to showcase their portfolio in a grid layout style.
Ultra Grid in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Workz

The homepage has a custom layout driven by custom post types with a tagline, nivo image slider, homepage highlights and recent works section. The portfolio allows you to easily add unlimited items and categories via custom post types. You can create a “filterable portfolio” as well as have paginated portfolio category pages. And of course there is a full blog section so you can post news/articles in a minimal fashion.
Workz in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Gridly

Gridly is a free minimal & responsive portfolio theme ideal for graphic designers or photographers.
Gridly in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Elegantia

Elegantia is a premium wordpress theme with clean and elegant design. It’s WordPress 3.0 ready theme with 7 color schemes and sortable portfolio.
 in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Photographer

Photographer Free WordPress Theme is design for amateur and professional photographers to show and display their photography. This theme was inspired by the works of Thomas Hawk.
Photographer in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Cudazi Mono

Cudazi Mono is a clean, luxurious WordPress theme perfect for a wide range of applications. This theme takes advantage of custom post types, provides ample widget areas and drag and drop menus for easy setup and maximum flexibility.
 Cudazi Mono in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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MiniFolio

MiniFolio is a very clean and simple free WordPress theme that will allow you to easily set up an online portfolio and a very simple blog.
MiniFolio in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Architekt

Architekt Free WordPress Theme is clean simple and unique. Design to showcase your architectural portfolio This theme was inspired by the works of Fantastic Norway.
Architekt in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Pronto

Pronto is a very clean and minimal jQuery Masonry WordPress theme that’s perfect for showcasing your posts in a grid like fashion, that will re-adjust depending on your visitors browser size.
Pronto in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Easini

Easini Theme is a high quality portfolio wordpress theme comes packed with a featured content slider that suitable for Portfolio, Business and can also use for magazine websites, the latest WordPress 3.0 goodness, shortcodes, jQuery and much more.
Easini in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Showcaser

howcaser is a free WordPress theme I’ve created for those who seek a very clean and minimal solution for a gallery, portfolio or showcase style website. Everything runs off of the regular post types and there isn’t any to configure besides the custom logo (PSD included in the theme, although its just a circle).
Showcaser in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Grid Portfolio

Grid Portfolio Theme is clean theme with grid like layout, this WordPress theme is perfect to showcase any portfolio. Grid Portfolio has nice and unique structure to show any artwork.
Grid Portfolio in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Leon

This theme is WordPress 3 ready, fully responsive and has custom menu feature, featured thumbnails, widgetized sidebar and footer, theme option page etc.
Leon in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Graphic

Graphic in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Exhibition

Exhibition Theme is clean and modern WordPress theme with a blog like design. This is perfect theme for any artist to showcase their portfolio and blog about their work.
Exhibition in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Visual

Visual WordPress Theme is a grid like theme with slider option. Great for displaying your portfolio on main page. This is perfect theme for any designer to showcase their portfolio and blog about their work.
Visual in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Shuttershot

Shuttershot is a fullscreen slideshow template. This theme is ideal for photography websites to showcase their portfolio in style.The theme has option to use either a full screen slideshow on the homepage or a regular blog with image slideshow as the background. If you are using a slideshow on the homepage you can set a custom page template as the blog.
Shuttershot in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Fungus

Fungus theme, a free wordpress theme custom based our FunDay theme. The theme is look clean with dark blue and white as the dominant color.
Fungus  in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Themes For Blogs

WPTuts

WPTuts comes with very little options but comes with support for the Wp 3.0+ menu system, background color changer and featured images. It’s the perfect theme for anyone that wants to setup their blog super quickly and without any hassle. Plus, the minimal code and design images will keep your site fast.
WPTuts in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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CleanMag

CleanMag theme is a simple blogging style template with a powerful homepage slider created using the jQuery UI and a slider custom post type. The idea was to provide you with something that was very clean and minimal and easy to use.
CleanMag in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Origin

Origin is a simple and elegant theme with responsive layout for better viewing on mobile devices – smartphones and tablets. It’s built on the Hybrid Core framework and inherits its professional and well-organized coding practices, making it an excellent starting point for further customization and development.
Origin in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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The blog

The blog WordPress theme is an awesome multipurpose premium free theme. It’s super clean, simple yet professional and easy to setup, it has 11 fantastic layouts variations and 11 eye catching color styles that will make your website unique and striking.
The blog in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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BonPress

BonPress is the perfect personal blog theme. Packed with Post Formats (audio, video) feature and multiple Custom Widgets, like Twitter, Flickr, will offer you a unique experience from blogging.
BonPress in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Lucas

Cool theme with fancy css3 effects, widget ready areas, automatic post thumbnail, custom widgets (featured, latest tweets, flickr and about us).
Lucas in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Lefty

The Lefty theme looks great and will surely impress your visitors. At the same time it’s a very minimalistic theme in the sense that it includes only the basic features needed for casual every day blogging.
Lefty in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Sintea

Sintea comes with widgets, extensive theme options, an automatically updating slideshow and free support. The future-proof design will mean your website will always look modern and up to date.
Sintea in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Hatch

Hatch is a simple photography and portfolio WordPress theme. Optimized for mobile browsing – the responsive layout will automatically detect if the visitor is viewing your site on a desktop screen or a mobile device (smartphone or tablet) and will adjust accordingly
Hatch in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Graphite 1.1

The Graphite WordPress theme is a fully functional, free wordpress theme from MediaLoot, perfect for creative professionals but suitable for anybody.
Graphite 1.1 in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Samaraka

The theme come with dark as dominant color with unique and simple design that will perfectly fit for your personal blogs, portfolio and can be fit for an unique magazine-style.
Samaraka in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Abtely

Very elegant, clean and fast loading WordPress theme with minimalistic approach.
Abtely in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Busby

Busby is a clean personal blogging theme with it’s own options panel built with the UpThemes framework.
Busby in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Magazine Style Themes

Report

The homepage of this theme is crafted with different modules which enables it to function as an intuitive news magazine interface. For example there is an auto scrolling news ticker below the menu bar. This will display latest posts from a particular category you select. It holds a featured slider on the homepage.
Report in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Myst

Myst is a nice minimal magazine wordpress theme. It is suitable for magazine sites or tutorial sites. The large featured images on the index page makes it even an ideal photoblog theme . This is a fab series theme compatible with the wordpress 3+ version. If you look closer you can see that I have included the post “Like” function on the post meta. It will be a cool tool to identify the popularity of your different posts.
Myst in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Oxygen

A professional magazine theme with responsive layout for enhanced mobile browsing experience. Oxygen is a parent theme, built on the industry-recognized Hybrid Core framework.
Oxygen in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Frameraising

Frameraising is a clean, elegant magazine wordpress theme. Theme has a two column design with a jQuery featured image slider. Theme is wordpress 3 ready with features like featured thumbnail etc. Theme also comes with an options page.
Frameraising in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Themes For Business And Corporate Websites

Complete

Complete theme has a very clean, modern and professional design that is very simplistic and content focused. Using custom post types, an advanced admin panel and meta boxes. The Complete theme will allow you to easily set up a business, portfolio and/or blog website.
Complete in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Actiniumize

Actiniumize WP theme is an awesome WordPress theme which is great for any blogger who wants to impress their readers with their contents and a premium quality design blog at no cost!
Actiniumize in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Swatch

Swatch is a business theme with a portfolio module that allows it’s usage to be completely diverse. It’s packed full of the usual features you’ve come to expect from our commercial themes, and built on the WooFramework that powers all our themes.
Swatch in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Wootique

Wootique is a flexible, highly customisable eCommerce theme for WordPress. Wootique has been designed from the ground up to take advantage of all of WooCommerce core features whilst delivering fantastic customisability.
Wootique in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Proyecto

Proyecto is a free WordPress theme that I created for those who want to setup a business and/or portfolio website.
Proyecto in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Bizz

Bizz is a very clean and minimal free WordPress theme created by WPExplorer.com that is ideal for business and portfolio websites. The theme features a homepage built using custom post types (slider, homepage highlights and latest portfolio items) making it really easy to set everything up, you can create an unlimited amount of paginated portfolio pages to showcase your work as well as add a page template with a filterable portfolio, there is a whole blog section for sharing news and 2 widgetized areas (sidebar and footer).
Bizz in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Other

Danko

Danko WordPress Theme is ideal for charity organizations. It’s focused on raising funds for your charity. Use our free theme to do as much good as possible.
Danko in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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Launch Effect

Launch Effect is a free one-page theme that lets you create a viral campaign in minutes.
Launch Effect in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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QuickLaunch Theme

The blog WordPress theme is an awesome multipurpose premium free theme. It’s super clean, simple yet professional and easy to setup, it has 11 fantastic layouts variations and 11 eye catching color styles that will make your website unique and striking.
QuickLaunch Theme  in Free WordPress Themes for Winter 2012
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  • AndrewG,
  • February 6, 2012

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Andrew is the chief editor of Splashnology blog. He has many years of experience within the web design industry and has a passion for the latest web technologies. 3D Models Marketplace

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  • Ali Zaenal

    Nice article.. :)

  • Oh this is a nice collection thanks for shearing!

  • Great themes all of them, thanks for posting those. will come in handy i am sure

  • Yeap,thats a hell of a winter themes wordpress.

  • GenuinePharmacies

    The themes are truly beautiful. I’d probably use one of these. Thanks Andrew!

  • i like how you put all those designs in this article, but i needed a more elegant one

  • notageek4u

    a definite few stunning ones!

  • Wow, really fabulous articles, very useful blog, for me, thank you for sharing!

  • Dayonick

    Excellent, i will use one, thanks! 

  • lovely Theme collection

  • Hmmmmmmm Nice i will also chose one.

  • xlent….i have download  Easini WP Theme..thanks

  • Hmm nice collection, I will definitely use one theme. 

  • now this is i called nice collection of themes 

  • the best collection i have seen so far

  • Great collection, thanks.

  • kamal

    nice themes for blog thanks

  • Alan Halsall

    bag of wank

  • pepis

    widely is not free

  • The best collection i have seen so far.

  • Junseok

    Excuse me.. What is different between demo and original?

    And I want to buy one, but how can I do ?

    Where is the payment section in your homepage?

    Regards

  • Ali Zaenal

    Nice article.. :)

  • Oh this is a nice collection thanks for shearing!

  • Great themes all of them, thanks for posting those. will come in handy i am sure

  • Yeap,thats a hell of a winter themes wordpress.

  • GenuinePharmacies

    The themes are truly beautiful. I’d probably use one of these. Thanks Andrew!

  • i like how you put all those designs in this article, but i needed a more elegant one

  • notageek4u

    a definite few stunning ones!

  • Wow, really fabulous articles, very useful blog, for me, thank you for sharing!

  • Dayonick

    Excellent, i will use one, thanks! 

  • lovely Theme collection

  • Hmmmmmmm Nice i will also chose one.

  • xlent….i have download  Easini WP Theme..thanks

  • Hmm nice collection, I will definitely use one theme. 

  • now this is i called nice collection of themes 

  • the best collection i have seen so far

  • Great collection, thanks.

  • kamal

    nice themes for blog thanks

  • Alan Halsall

    bag of wank

  • pepis

    widely is not free

  • The best collection i have seen so far.

  • Junseok

    Excuse me.. What is different between demo and original?

    And I want to buy one, but how can I do ?

    Where is the payment section in your homepage?

    Regards