65 Best Premium WordPress Themes

It’s hard to not judge a book by its’ cover.

Whether your site is an old school web 1.0, or adorned with a modern and intuitive look can make all the difference in the eyes of the viewers.

Design is as crucial to agencies and small businesses as it is to bloggers.

While there are dozens of good free WordPress themes out there, they never comes with all the features and supports you need. If you are relatively serious about your project, you’ll benefit from the robust features of a premium theme. And the good news is that you can get one for as cheap as $40.

Below are the best hand-picked themes, divided by categories you can you to take your site to the next level.

Writing

Writing - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $44

A powerful minimalistic theme, Writing impresses you from the first look. Knowing bloggers, Writing sets out to make a theme that would enhance content like no other. Entirely retina-ready and fully responsive, Writing makes sure your content looks beautiful anywhere. A great theme for any bloggers looking for something that speaks their mind.

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K-Theme

K-Theme - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging, eCommerce
Cost: $44

K-Theme is easily a dream come true for minimalists. With its’ extreme simplicity, K-Theme is ideal for fashion and photography bloggers alike. With a wide variety of features including 5 header styles, isotope layout style grid and unlimited color choices, you can be sure to fully express yourself with K-Theme.

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Bellevue

Bellevue - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business blogging
Cost: $59

Whether you are looking to create a successful Bed and Breakfast or hotel business or not, you cannot just appreciate the beauty of Bellevue. With wide-screen visuals and everything else you need to run your business such as WooCommerce integration, Bellevue will not disappoint you no matter if you’re running a Lake House, Countryside, Beach House, Chalet, or Urban Guest House.

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Dixie

Dixie - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $44

Dixie is bold and intimate. A distraction-free theme specially designed for bloggers to fully focus on their content. Boasting multiple features such as a background banner, scrolling page option, fluid and responsive layout, you will find everything you need to share to your heart’s content with Dixie.

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Webly

Webly - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging, Magazine
Cost: $39

A vibrant and cheerful theme, Webly is full of energy but not without organization and structure. An easy-to-use and beautiful theme, Webly makes up for a great blogging, or magazine theme with all the features you need from social media to subscription form.

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adot

adot - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: eCommerce, Business
Cost: $59

adot is an intuitive and modern theme. With features such as product categories and slideshow images, Boundless is perfect for a business and eCommerce sites. With extremely lightweight code, adot enables fast loading time will boasting a wide range of features such as animations, pricing tables and more.

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Bazar Shop

Bazar Shop - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: eCommerce, Business
Cost: $84

Bazar Shop is an eCommerce theme with a minimalism design. With powerful options to create and maintain your online store, Bazar Shop allows you to fully focus on your content, without worrying about any other techie stuffs. It’s no wonder Bazar Shop is one of the most popular themes on ThemeForest. If you are an online shop owner, you’d want to check Bazar Shop out.

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Parasponsive

Parasponsive - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $39

Parasponsive is a business theme focusing on fullscreen image sliders. Being SEO optimized and WooCommerce enabled, Parasponsive is a great solution for businesses looking to stand out from the crowd.

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EGO

Ego - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $49

Ego is a flexible theme with over 200+ design options covering fonts, colors, patterns, slider animations, loaders, and slider transition speeds. A great solution for fashion agencies to promote their services.

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Pandora Box

Pandora - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Magazine
Cost: $44

Pandora Box is a great magazine theme with all features such as image slider, beautiful post listing. If you are looking to build a fancy multi-author post, you’d want to give Pandora Box a try.

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Adventure

Adventure - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Travel blogging
Cost: $69 per year

The name tells it all, Adventure is specifically designed for travel bloggers to share their inspirational stories along the journey. Their clean design is highly focused on user experience and readability allowing your readers to enjoy the content without any distractions. Even better, Adventure’s allows you to view photographs beautifully on wide-screen mode, knowing it’s a major part of any traveller’s’ journey.

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Rustik

Rustik - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Magazine, Blogging
Cost: $59

Rustik is a unique minimalist and lightweight theme. With a wide range of special features such as Isotope Gallery with Fancybox which is ideal for video and image sharing sites such as YouTube and Instagram, and a vertical timeline layout that comes with its own set of media queries and icons. For designers and fashion bloggers, Rustik can be considered a dream come true.

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Foodie

Foodie - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Food blogging
Cost: $49

Foodie is a one of a kind theme focused on food blogging. If you’re a master chef, food critic, or just someone who likes to share photographs of their favorite meals, Foodie may be the best theme you’ll come across. Foodie makes sure to showcase all your best lip-smacking in huge post images, and great embed videos for cooking guides. With features such as a custom recipe and ingredients builder, there is no doubt why Foodie is the best of its’ kind.

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Divi

Divi - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Multi-purpose (blogging, portfolio, business, eCommerce)
Cost: $69 per year

Divi is one of the most well-known multi-purpose premium WordPress theme in the market. It’s especially designer for hobbyist bloggers to share their life stories and events such as weddings, or personal parenting advices and tips. It’s also suitable for creating promotional landing pages for your products or services through their various custom type posts.

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Soledad

Soledad - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $49

Soledad is a highly customizable theme, designed for all purposes. With some of the most flexible features such as 200 blog layout, 5 article layouts, 3 sidebar layouts, and 6 portfolio variations. Soledad is a great choice for anyone from business owners to hobbyist bloggers.

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Uncode

Uncode - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $59

Uncode focuses on wide-screen images, hooking the viewers right from its’ homepage. Powered by the latest technologies out there such as Bootstrap, Uncode’s mission is to highlight your brand identity and awareness. Being social media friendly with features such as social sharing across the board, Uncode is certainly great theme for creative agencies.

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Amax

Amax - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $49

Amax is a great multi-purpose theme with a lot of practical features such as a whole built-in visual composer. Being highly customizable, Amax allows you to easily tweak color schemes and fonts to your liking. Regardless of whether you are a business or fashion blogger, if you are looking for flexibility and ease-of-use then you’d want to give Amax a try.

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Azoom

Azoom - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, eCommerce
Cost: $59

With eye-catching visual features such as Special Grids, allowing users to use Parallax video backgrounds, Azoom is a great theme for businesses or app developers to boast their newest project. Azoom is also WooCommerce integrated, meaning you won’t have to go over the hassle of setting your online store up.

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Bridge

Bridge - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $59

Bridge is yet another flexible theme that can make any of your ideas come to life. It doesn’t matter your topic, whether it’s a food or lifestyle blog, there is a place for you with Bridge. The best part is that Bridge is also WooCommerce integrated. If you love minimalism, you’d come to love Bridge.

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Story

Story - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, eCommerce
Cost: $59

Story is a stylishly ambitious theme. Designed with the purpose of serving any kind of audience, Story allows you to build a portfolio a blog or even just a landing page. Story comes with a full range of customization and color scheme to make sure your site stands out from the rest. If you are looking for a visually stunning theme, then Story might be the one.

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Flatsome

Flatsome - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Multi-purpose (blogging, portfolio, business, eCommerce)
Cost: $59

Flatsome is first designed as an online shop. However because of their growing popularity, Flatsome has now become a fully customizable theme designed for multi-purpose. That said, Flatsome is still best used as a online shop with awesome features, everything digital sellers would dream about.

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Genesis Framework

Genesis Framework - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Multi-purpose (blogging, portfolio, business, eCommerce)
Cost: $59.95

Genesis Framework is a highly popular theme among experts and bloggers alike for its’ flexible design and customization capabilities. Genesis is especially SEO friendly and easy-to-use, a great a start for any bloggers looking to build their lucrative online business.

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Expert

Expert - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, Blogging
Cost: $59

Expert is a theme that demands authority just looking at it. Specifically designed for any experts looking to establish themselves with a strong presence. Packed with numerous theme demos from marketing experts to consultants to doctors, Expert showcase its’ immense possibilities to capture your audience whichever is your line of work.

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Foodica

Foodica - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Food blogging
Cost: $69

Foodica is, of course, a theme designed specifically for food bloggers of any kind. Boasting beautiful wide-screen banners, Foodica makes sure your photographs shines like nothing else. Minimalistic and simple, Foodica sets out to satisfy anyone from restaurants, caterers, food critics to reviewers.

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Crystal

Crystal - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business blogging, eCommerce
Cost: $59

Simply gorgeous, Crystal is a visually appealing theme designed for creatives and photography lovers to share their minds. Especially good at presenting written content, Crystal helps deliver any bloggers’ message efficiently to their audience. Even better, Crystal presents a wide range of feature not seen elsewhere such as a Reading Progress Indicator, and of course a handy Page builder to make sure blogging becomes a breeze.

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inFashion

inFashion - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Fashion blogging
Cost: $44

As the name suggests, inFashion is a specifically designed fashion blog. Showered with features such as typography variations, limitless colors, Instagram feeds, custom widgets, shortcodes, contact forms, and versatile theme options, this professional theme is a dream come true for any fashion and lifestyle bloggers on the internet.

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Oshine

Oshine - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio, business, blogging
Cost: $59

Oshine is yet another extremely clean theme, designed with fashion bloggers and sellers on mind. It’s a perfect solution for portfolio corporate, app landing page, photography, architecture and much more. Featuring fancy elements such as parallax scroll, smooth transitions and animation on page loads, you have everything you need to satisfy your thirst for elegance.

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Alpha

Alpha - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $49

Alpha is a visual dream for minimalist. And extremely elegant and subtle theme that’s both user-friendly and easy-to-use. If you are a blogger or small business, Alpha may just be what you are looking for.

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Morning Time

Morning Time - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $59

Morning Time is an extremely neat theme, featuring enough options for any bloggers yet simple enough you don’t feel overwhelmed. If you are looking for a theme that let’s you express your innermost thoughts, Morning Time might be the one.

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Notio

Notio - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $59

Notio is a theme that’s designed for eCommerce. The greatest thing about Notio is that’s not simply designed for hobbyist users. What may have cost you thousands upon hiring a design agency is ready at your finger tip for a fraction of the price. With tools such as a visual composer, and WooCommerce ready, Notio might just be the solution you need to build your online shop.

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ROUA

Roua - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio, eCommerce
Cost: $59

ROUA simple and elegant, ROUA is a fresh approach for artists to showcase their best works online. Building using the latest Bootstrap technology, ROUA is ready made for both blogging and portfolio, even better, you can just as easily implement WooCommerce features into this robust theme. A great solution for creative agencies and freelancers.

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GraceUnderPressure

GraceUnderPressure - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Personal blogging
Cost: $49

GraceUnderPressure is a unique theme with an unique name. Presenting its’ content like no other blogs, you can easily stand out from the crowd with the visually stunning solution that is GraceUnderPressure. Whether you are a travel blogger, a new parent journeying your new child’s journey, you’ll find solace in GraceUnderPressure.

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Simple & Elegant

Simple and Elegant - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging, business
Cost: $49

Simple & Elegant is a sophisticated theme, with a modern minimal design. With a wide range of features and widgets that allows you full customization of the look and feel of your site, if you are a blogger who is looking for a theme to embellish your content for the world to see, then you’d want to give Simple & Elegant a try.

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Bonno

Bonno - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $49

Bonno is a simple and classy theme that stands out this its’ 12-columns grid system. Unlike other feature heavy themes out there, Bonno focus on getting one task done. A perfect choice if you are looking to build a visually stunning portfolio for the world to see.

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Better

Better - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $49

Characterized for its’ simplicity, Better is a pure minimalistic theme for businesses and online shops. With various cool options, Better makes sure to let your brand shine through. Even better, Better also presents a visual composer, making website building a breeze. A perfect solution for fashion and craft sellers.

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Angle

Angle - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, Blogging
Cost: $59

Angle is a crisp multi-purpose theme that can handle anything from blogging to portfolio. With awesome features such as a visual composer, unlimited colors and retina-ready, nothing can stop you from building your dream site with Angle.

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tdMinimal

tdMinimal - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
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tdMinimal lives up to its’ name by being some of the most elegant minimalist theme on the internet. The best part is that tdMinimal also supports WooCommerce. A great choice for every bloggers.

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Tao

Tao - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $49

An extremely eye-catching theme, specifically designed for portfolio. An easy-to-use theme that showcase your best work in the best light possible. If you are a freelancer or creative agency, you may want to check Tao out.

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Breeze

Breeze - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $44

A fantastic theme that I can speak for personally. Breeze is visually appealing and extremely easy to use. With features such as a built-in subscription form social media sharing, embed instagram and more, you can find anything you need as a blogger at Breeze.

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Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, Blogging
Cost: $49

Entrepreneur is a one of its’ kind of a theme that’s specifically designed for experts to showcase their professional proficiency. A refreshing and intuitive interface and would leave your audience with positive vibes. Whether you are running a doctor’s office, hair salon, or any other freelance jobs, you’re unlikely to be disappointed in Entrepreneur.

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Wunderkind

Wunderkid - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $43

Wunderkind challenges digital design with their stunning visuals. Primarily designed for agencies to boost their brand awareness, Wunderkind has up to 8 pre-built layouts that you can use to take your site to another level. Wunderkind is for anyone looking to amaze viewers from first blush.

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Loom

Loom - Premium WordPress Theme 02

Category: Blogging eCommerce
Cost: $59

Loom is a elegantly beautiful theme that could satisfy any minimalist. With 8 header styles included, you can easily customize Loom to your liking. Loom is also WooCommerce integrated allowing you to create a shop right on your blog. A perfect choice for anyone who wants to build a commercial blog.

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Arctic

Arctic - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Creative portfolio
Cost: $59

Arctic is a visually ambitious theme. Extremely user-friendly and smooth, Arctic makes sure viewers has the best experience on your site. Also WooCommerce compatible. Arctic perfect theme for imagery lovers, architectures and artists, you’ve find all you need with this professional theme.

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Aurum

Aurum - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: eCommerce
Cost: $59

Modern, stylish and simple, Aurum is a complete eCommerce suite. Developed with online retailers in mind, you can easily build a stunning online shop with Aurum. Featuring ambitious elements such as a drag and drop page builder, products carousel, category banner and more, you are unlikely to be disappointed with a theme as robust as Aurum.

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Throne

Throne - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio, Blogging
Cost: $49

Throne is, in one word, fashionable. With their minimalistic design, Throne makes sure to bring your portfolio to life. Professionally and visually expansive, it’s a dream come true for artists of all kinds to showcase their best works for the world to see.

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Bloc

Bloc - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $49

Bloc takes simple to the extreme. A very chic Swiss inspired theme that doesn’t comes short in presenting your portfolio in the most elegant light. If you are looking for minimalism then Bloc might just be your answer.

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Loma

Loma - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost:

Loma is like a refreshingly clean desk. If you are a blogger looking for spaciousness or a design that puts all the attention on your content, then you’d come to love Loma. Its’ simplicity doesn’t stop Loma from having robust features such as parallax background images, and up to 600 web fonts. You will not need anything else once you have Loma.

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Himmelen

Himmelen - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $49

Simply attractive, Himmelen is an ideal choice for fashion bloggers. With over 5 5 different layout options, you can easily find what you are looking for at Himmelen. If you love simplicity, the kind that allows readers to fully focus on your content then you might fall in love with Himmelen.

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Vela

Vela - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Multi-purpose (blogging, portfolio, business, eCommerce)
Cost:

Clean, responsive and powerful Vela is the kind of theme that has the power to bring your wildest dreams to life, as proven by its’ various demos. Whether you are looking for a Personal Portfolio, Modern, Agency, One-page Business and One-page Agency, Vela have you covered.

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Innovation

Innovation - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Magazine, Blogging
Cost: $59

Preppy and attractive, Innovation smoothly delivers your site in a refreshing light. The best part? You can use it for almost anything, Innovation has over 230 demo home pages to prove it. With all features you may need such as social sharing, WooCommerce integration, image slider and more, if you are looking for a flexible theme to express yourself then you will not be disappointed in Innovation.

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Startuply

Startuply - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $49

As the name suggests, Startuply is optimized for digital startups to showcase their newest product launches. With nifty tools that helps you to create anything from image galleries, product pricing & feature tables, registration forms, order forms, tabbed views of content, accordion nesting content, social media sharing platforms, Startuply can save a decent budget on hiring design agencies.

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Dalton

Dalton - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business blogging, eCommerce
Cost: $59

Dalton is a reliable multi-purpose theme that allows for both blogging, eCommerce or even a portfolio. Very professional looking, Dalton is a good choice if for any online retailers or bloggers looking to build their brand online.

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Salient

Shiroi Hana - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business
Cost: $59

Salient is brilliantly simple. With their visual composers, exclusive elements, plugins and configurations, Salient allows you to fully customize the look and feel of your site. If you are a small business or creative agency, you just love Salient.

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Ronneby

Ronneby - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Multi-purpose (blogging, portfolio, business, eCommerce)
Cost: $59

Impressive and visually stunning, Ronneby is a great business theme. With all functions associated with an awesome package, Ronneby boasts a wide range of features including a Visual Composer, Slider Revolution, WooCommerce integrated and more. If you are looking for a theme to stand out from your competition, Ronneby might just be the one.

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Verko

Verko - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Business, Portfolio
Cost: $44

Simply imposing, Verko is the kind of theme that makes your content shine. If you are an online marketer looking for a visually ambitious theme to present your products, then you’d want to give Verko a try.

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KONCEPT

KONCEPT - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Portfolio
Cost: $49

KONCEPT is the kind of theme that focuses on doing on job done: allow you to create the best portfolio possible. With its’ minimalist design, you can be sure that your projects will shine right through.

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Applique

Applique - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Craft blogging
Cost: $59

Applique is a theme born from the renaissance for the online fashion industry. Specialised for arts and craft bloggers, you will find yourself right at home with Applique’s humble design. User-friendly and intuitive, Applique might just be your dream come true.

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Babylon

Babylon - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $49

Clean, crisp and attractive, Babylon is a modern theme designed for all kinds of blogging. With over 14 different templates to choose from, you can easily find your brand’s fit with Babylon. If you value wide-screen images and social media optimization, then you’d come to love Babylon.

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Armonioso

Armonioso - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Magazine, Blogging
Cost: $49

Romantic and stylish, Armonioso is a visual content oriented theme for bloggers. With features such as a veritable navigation and pagination polyglot, fashion bloggers cannot go wrong with this intuitively beautiful package.

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Grateful

Grateful - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Fashion blogging
Cost: $44

Grateful is chic and plain beautiful. Whether you are a photographer or fashion blogger, you will come to love Grateful’s minute attention to visual content. Having over 9 post formats, author descriptions and more, you will certainly be satisfied with Grateful.

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The Brand

The Brand - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: eCommerce
Cost: $59

The Brand is modern, and extremely ambitious in terms of visual. With elements such as a visual composer and WooCommerce integrated, The Brand makes sure customization is at your fingertip so you can fully focus on your online shop.

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GoodLife

GoodLife - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Magazine
Cost: $49

GoodLife is a fully responsive magazine theme. Being SEO ready with great features such as the Drag and Drop technology, you can be sure to enhance your online magazine like never before. And GoodLife has a dozen of demos to prove this.

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Florence

Florence - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $32

Feminine and chic, Florence is a special theme designed for fashion and craft bloggers to express themselves to their fullest. With great social media integration, a sticky navigation and an author description widget, you can be sure to have everything you need at your fingertip.

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Shiroi Hana

Shiroi Hana - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $44

Feminine, tasteful and professional, Shiroi Hana is a fashion theme inspired by the Japanese culture. Whether you are looking for a space to share your personal stories, show off your fashion sense, there is a place for you at Shiroi Hana.

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Piemont

Piemont - Premium WordPress Theme

Category: Blogging
Cost: $49

Different and daring, Piemont is the kind of theme that hooks viewers at a glance. With its’ chic and modern design, Piemont makes sure to satisfy any visually oriented bloggers. Even better, Piemont is also eCommerce ready, making sure you always have everything you may need, whenever you need them.

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Conclusion

A great theme that has the ability to represent your brand would well be worth the tiny one time cost.

I hope you found the perfect design for you.

Then you will be able to sit back and breath a sigh of relief. Now you can stop worrying about all the techie stuffs and start focusing on what really matters.

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Anh Nguyen is a blogger and minimalist who's crazy about design and content quality. Learn more about him here, or connect with him on Twitter.

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16 Comments

  1. Sue

    What a helpful blog I found this to be. I am very new and inexperienced in the world of website creation and blogging. I found the selection of themes in the ‘standard’ WordPress to be very overwhelming, Your evaluation taught me a few things and I will know better what to look for in a theme in the future. Thanks! Sue.

    • Anh Nguyen

      I’m glad I can help, Sue!

  2. Cathy

    Hi there Anh,

    This is a great compilation of premium WordPress theme. I am a big fan of the Genesis Framework. They are easy to install, customize and there are a lot of online resources that teaches you how to optimize it for your website.

    I have used their support system too and they certainly respond promptly.

    • Anh Nguyen

      Genesis Framework is certainely a great choice, Cathy. 🙂

  3. Martin-Joe Oforka

    Thanks for this post. I needed to start a news blog, because in my country that’s what attracts traffic, but converting and non converting traffic. From your wealth of knowledge which News theme will you recommend for me. My site will be a general news site. I gladly wait for your response.

    • Anh Nguyen

      Martin-Joe, I’d recommend the GoodLife or Webly theme since they are most optimized for a general online news site. Good luck with the blog!

  4. Tyana

    Wow, where was this information when I was designing my blog? Haha! Good thing I can always update it. Great detailed info! I noticed most of the themes have huge images. Do you think this is the current trend? How important is it? My blog doesn’t focus on visual content. Do you think it’s better to redesign it to be more visual? Would love to hear what you have to say! Thank you!

    • Anh Nguyen

      Tyana, grand visual is certainly a new trend. However I don’t recommend you go with them if your site or blog focuses on content. You’d want a theme that helps readers access what you write the easiest. I hope this helps and good luck with your redesign. 🙂

  5. troy

    Because I am just beginning to learn about the different functionalities of certain themes, your site has really opened up many options to think about for future usage so I bookmarked your site.

    Are these sites more user friendly than free website themes? Due to I notice a lot of people asking questions on how to do certain things in their sites which are free and you would be a perfect referral to send them to.

    • Anh Nguyen

      Troy, there are a lot of free themes that are quite use-friendly. The great things about premium themes, though, that it can take you one step further with more tools and features for your site. 🙂

  6. Loving looking through these theme choices Anh. I feel it is about time my WordPress site had a little upgrade. Is there a huge difference between free and paid WordPress themes? I really do struggle to find one I am completely happy with sometimes and I am always changing as I am no happy with functionality I think I really need to upgrade the one I have now as i am pretty happy with it just needs a few adjustments.

    Thanks for the great insight.

    • Anh Nguyen

      Thanks Julian!

      Free themes usually lack functions such as social sharing, responsiveness, subscription forms. And while you can add some plugins, it can weight on your site’s performance. From my experience, I was only satisfied with my site once I changed to a more robust premium theme.

  7. Hi Anh,
    You collected a large list of theme, I mean 65 is an actually a good number. And I must that there many good themes with the genuine price.
    Thanks for sharing man, keep up the good work.

    • I’m glad you enjoyed the post, Robin! I had a hard time choosing a good theme before so I hope this post would be of help to others.

  8. Matthew Thomas

    Some of my favorite premium WordPress themes are provided by StudioPress – have you ever heard of them? I personally enjoy the Genesis Framework and the Focus Pro theme. My favorite part about StudioPress is that they provide a Live Demo for every theme if you want to take a closer look at how it looks and/or functions.

    • Anh Nguyen

      Matt, StudioPress is certainly a great theme provider, especially the Genesis Framework, it’s a great theme for anyone looking for flexibility. 🙂