9 Beautiful Retro & Vintage WordPress Themes

Retro and Vintage wordpress theme is pretty rare, so it took me some time to find these themes. So here are some awesome & beautiful Retro & Vintage WordPress Themes.

Vintage and Blues WordPress Themes

Vintage WordPress theme, a 2-column theme with various illustrations and icons.


Free HTML 4.01/HTML5 WordPress Theme: Spectacular

Spectacular, a free WordPress theme that aims to provide a warm and pleasurable atmosphere for personal musings and ramblings. The theme comes in two flavors: HTML 4.01 and HTML5. Also, both German and English versions of the theme are included in the download package. The theme is cross-browser compatible and supports Opera, Safari, Chrome, IE7+, and FF. Support for IE6 is not available, though the theme works in IE6, too.


WordPress Anniversary Theme

The anniversary theme has a traditional blog structure with a prominent header image.


Retro-fitted: Where WordPress theme magic happens

Retro-fitted is a fun parent theme that’s perfect for bloggers. It supports WordPress nav menus, has several widget areas, and allows per-post layouts.



A simple and clean vintage looking theme for you to build on using Google’s font API Lobster font. Custom background feature enabled.


Inki – Elegant Blog Theme

If you are looking for a theme with aesthetics of an old book, then Inki is for you. It gives you the option to use some classic typographic effects like large initials, styling the first line in bold or small caps. The layout is based on the 960 Grid System, so all elements on each page are nicely spaced out. Inki Theme also has a pleasant organic feel achieved by using delicate textures and subtle ornaments blending with the background.


Prestige – Ultimate WordPress Theme

Prestige is an unique and advanced WordPress theme. It comes with a big pack of various skins, shortcodes, widgets and fonts.



This theme is a complete WordPress Theme, designed from the ground up to function first and foremost as a portfolio, then as a comprehensive WordPress theme that can be used for just about any site that needs a beautiful layout. This theme is ideal for artists, designers, photographer, and other creatives that are in need of a portfolio template that is professional and “to the point”.



Sancho is a clean blog theme powered by WordPress.


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