5 Wordpress Themes That Forego the Flat

Flat UI design has become quite the norm within the past year, but that doesn't mean textures have no place on the web. Here's a handful of themes that look amazing and don't focus on flat design, but properly employ beautiful graphics and textures to enhance the visual experience.

1. Leatherly

Leatherly is a free WordPress theme specifically created for those who want to benefit from the web on a brief one-page website. If you want to use the web to showcase your work and find leads and clients, Leatherly is definitely for you.



2. Swatch

Swatch is a FREE business theme with a portfolio module that allows it’s usage to be completely diverse.



3. Diary

Clean, beautiful looking Diary Theme for your everyday life. The theme comes with tons of features that you can control easily via our user-friendly theme admin panel.



4. Paper

Paper is a unique style WordPress Theme, simple, the character of this theme is the use of school paper as background and usage of two letters of character sketches.



5. Designpile

Originally released for Smashing Magazine by Site5, Designpile comes with 3 color styles and a couple of jQuery-based goodies. It can be used for portfolios and blogs as well as corporate webAs usual, the theme is free to use in private and commerical projects.