Fashion bloggers, more so than other bloggers, need a theme that not only makes their content look great but makes integrating monetization easy and unobtrusive. These 10 themes accomplish just that, making fashion content pop and reader friendly while providing many options for monetization.
CheerUp is a modern fashion theme that "dresses up" photos and content making for a fun and engaging website. It offers over 200 possible layout combinations as a well as a variety of social media sharing functions, including Instagram integration, a must for fashion bloggers. For those looking to produce an outstanding site that is stylish and showcases content beautifully, CheerUp is the perfect theme.
TheStylist is a fully responsive WordPress theme created with the help of fashion bloggers. It has a huge focus on monetization and maximizing the reader experience and is best suited for beauty, fashion and other female-centric blogs. There are six ad areas that can be turned on or off. There's also a drag-and-drop interface for easy customization, easy logo uploads and integration of social networks.
Kloe allows for near total control over customization with it's many built-in options and bundled plugins. There are 15 page loader designs, parallax options, child themes and WPML translations. Kloe also comes bundled with six font icon packs, as well as Visual Composer and Slider Revolution plugins, allowing for easy drag-and-drop customization.
4. Glam Pro
Built on the beloved Genesis Framework, Glam Pro is search engine friendly and can be customized to fit any fashion blog. Glam Pro is truly a premium WordPress theme with a three-figure price tag. It's best suited for those already making money from their fashion site but looking for a more professional look that they have full control over customizing.
Metz is the perfect theme for any fashion blog or website. The theme integrates with WooCommerce, making adding an online store a cinch. Metz also makes customization a breeze with its 13 custom-made widgets, built-in slider, eight default font choices, near limitless color options and four different header designs.
Unlike many of the other themes on this list, Glossy is light on customization options, because its focus is on making bloggers money. With its extensive affiliate-linking integration, Glossy allows bloggers to add affiliate links almost anywhere on the theme. Whether using banner links or text links, bloggers will be able to highlight all their fashion finds and tag the clothes they are wearing in images so readers can buy their outfits.
SugarBlog is a fashion theme ready to go right out of the box. The responsive theme is built on Bootstrap and has 11 homepage designs, endless color options and four different header designs. Sugar blog also offers nine custom-made layout templates, lightbox integration and 10 widgetized areas ideal for showcasing new outfits or advertisers.
8. The Voux
The Voux is a popular minimalist fashion theme best for fashion blogs that are more online glossies and less fashion blogs. The Voux makes your images look great and has various customization options, such as four header options, infinite loading and integrated social sharing options and icons. The Voux is also bundled with the Visual Composer plugin ($34), which allows for total control over design with a drag-and-drop editor.
9. Fashion Blog
For some, Fashion Blog will be too simple, but for those who want an easy-to-customize theme that doesn't require much to get up and running, this is the theme for them. The theme is responsive, looks great on all devices and has a fully loaded admin panel to manage the customizations that are available.
FashionForward is a minimalist WordPress theme that's perfect for fashion news sites, beauty blogs and other news-focused websites. Although the responsive theme doesn't offer a lot of customization options, the customizations it does offer increase the overall functionality of the theme. They include several color options, Twitter card integrations, multiple language translations and several areas for ads and other promotional materials.