Top 10: Premium WordPress Themes & Designers

LeTune March 16, 2010 20

These are well-established design agencies, freelancers, pros and amateurs who have used their great web design skills in creating premium WordPress themes so that your blog may get the appearance of professional, serious and well-designed website.

If you want to see more of any of these listed designers, simply click on the screenshot.


Theme: Convergence


Theme: Wordzine


Theme: Our Magazine

Offering a portal for freelancing web designers to show and sell their creations, ThemeForest has created a broad portfolio of premium wordpress themes that suits any website purpose. Portfolios, business, media, magazine. You name it! With an price average of $20 you can get a professional theme design for a very cheap price.

2. ElegantThemes

Theme: ColdStone
Like WooThemes, ElegantThemes seems to have discovered the key to lasting, user-friendly, original and outstanding web design. Based on the blog software WordPress, themes offered by this designer look far from any average blog. If you want the easy website adminstration with WordPress yet crave a web design that cannot be marked as a blog – is worth checking out.

3. Press75

Theme: Urban Elements
A Wp theme designer focused on professional blog web designs. But Press75 do not stop there. Using cool color schemes and simple design, themes availble for a small price is used by many professional blogers and ezine websites.

4. iThemes

Theme: Landing Page (Ignite)
Need a landingpage for your ppc-campaign, a site for your small business, corporation or online news/magazine site? iThemes has blended deversity and great design to form a large portfolio of premium wordpress themes.

5. Studiopress

Theme: Chrome
Embedded Flash features, advanced funtions and simple, stylish and attractive design. With focus on an appealing front page, Studiopress theme designs are unique and professional.

6. Theme Spinner

Theme: Neko
Devoted to the news/magazine web design, Theme Spinner is for you who are looking to create a news portal where you can attract visiotors with a summarizing frontpage.

7. Style Wp

Theme: The New Yorker
With over 10 unique premium wordpress themes, you can choose a theme that suits your taste as well as your future visitors. If it’s interaction you want, Style Wp will make your visitors stay. That for sure!

8. WordPress Designers

Theme: Sketch’d
Another serious and popular news/magazine blog designer. However, WordPress Designers is still rather unknown wordpress designer, according to my research only used by a handfull of webmasters. The web design is never the less amazing.

9. WTM – WordPress Theme Market

Theme: Magazine News Theme
With a different web design, including more graphics and larger fonts, WTM theme designs are a cool mix of a blog and a commercial landing page.

10. Colorlabs Project

Theme: Arthemia
With the theme Arthemia, Colorlabs Project has risen from a virtually unheard of theme designer to popularity with many satisfied theme users.


  1. Marek February 12, 2009 at 8:59 am -

    good themes

  2. Brian March 30, 2009 at 6:26 am -

    Nice themes! There is jungle of there with themes. Thanks for sifting and toplisting them

  3. Feesmecync April 13, 2009 at 5:16 am -

    Добавил в свои закладки. Теперь буду вас намного почаще читать!

    Google translation:

    Added to your bookmarks. Now will you read much more often

  4. sp April 21, 2009 at 3:14 pm -

    Good themes

  5. Some Points May 9, 2009 at 8:00 pm -

    these are excellent theme…would use one of those for my blog

  6. Jessicafapy May 10, 2009 at 7:13 am -

    thans for the tip

  7. Some Points May 11, 2009 at 12:15 pm -

    He has done great job, like you themes and putting your site url on my site for best wordpress theme designers …

  8. AndrewBoldman June 4, 2009 at 4:37 am -

    da best. Keep it going! Thank you

  9. mark June 28, 2009 at 4:06 am -

    Hi.Very nice website.I will come back again.

  10. paul oconnor June 28, 2009 at 4:41 am -

    great website and informations.thanx

  11. Tony Brown September 23, 2009 at 6:02 pm -

    I don’t know If I said it already but …Hey good stuff…keep up the good work! :) I read a lot of blogs on a daily basis and for the most part, people lack substance but, I just wanted to make a quick comment to say I’m glad I found your blog. Thanks,)

    A definite great read..Tony Brown

  12. LeTune September 25, 2009 at 12:18 am -

    Tony: thanks for you kind words. I appreciate all the comments and that some of my visitors are reaching out. if anybody feel like writing a top 10 listing, I would be more than happy to publish it here.


  13. Amit Sharma October 20, 2010 at 1:50 am -

    Thanks. I was looking for such a list. If I ask you to shorten the list and recommend me one or two sites only for buying wp themes, which ones will u recommend. I’m looking for best seo done and professional looking themes.

    • LeTune October 20, 2010 at 6:56 am -

      Hi Amit, my personal favorite theme designers are Organic Themes. check them out.

  14. Schedule October 29, 2010 at 10:06 pm -

    Best you could make changes to the post name Premium WordPress Themes – Top 10 Premium Wp Themes Designers to something more suited for your subject you make. I loved the the writing withal.

  15. Wedding Groom Speeches January 9, 2011 at 5:40 pm -

    Elegant themes are gorgeous

  16. Ron Nottidge April 19, 2011 at 10:51 am -

    thanks for the comparison and the info. really helpful.

  17. dinesh September 1, 2011 at 9:50 pm -

    They are so far top. There is yet to come. But all and all great WordPress Themes. You really need to consider them for better appearance and results.

  18. Cheapest wp themes February 25, 2012 at 5:08 am -

    Thanks for your post.. Sorry to say that you left some important websites like theme shift, Mojo themes, Woo themes..