Holly is a clean, minimalist and elegant and powerful multipurpose WordPress Genesis Child Theme ideally suited to blogs or creative businesses.
This theme is been crafted with your visitors in mind, with a focus on striking and enchanting components with a flexible design with a lot of options, that can help customizing you blog, changing Google fonts, colors, posts layouts and more.
I built this fresh moodboard that kept inspired to build the new WordPress theme. As you can see, this moodboard takes inspiration from fashion, while adding a bit of texture to help round out that vintage vibe.
I´ve choosen two gorgeous Google Fonts that combines perfectly, Playfair Display and Nunito for body text.
And finally I got to design the WordPress theme!!
Holly comes packed with many options:
>> Grid Flexible widget
This enables you to display flexible top section in three, four or five.. widgets.
>> Theme Options powered by WordPress Customizer
Use the default color scheme or select your own color palette and typography (+ 260 beautiful Google fonts) and see a preview of these changes in real time.
>> Custom Post Formats
You can easily and quickly create your blog archive in different layouts: default, columns, features images + content limit,…
>> Filterable portfolio or gallery
Awesome Filterable Portfolio allows designers, artists, photographers to create, manage and publish your most recent projects, images or gallery to your site. (see it: portfolio). Choose two, three or four columns layouts and allow your readers filter by categories.
>> Woocommerce ready
WooCommerce is a free eCommerce plugin that allows you to sell anything, beautifully ( physical, digital or affiliate products ) to your audience today. I´ve customized style making the plugin perfectly integrated in theme (see it: shop).
>> Responsive Design
Responsive Web Design respond to the user’s behavior and environment based on screen size (
>> Fade in effect on frontpage
Delays the loading of widgets until the user scrolls to them. This will reduce loading time on long pages with lots of images.
>> 3 different layouts
Choose to have full width pages, with 1 or 2 sidebars on the left or right.
>> Easy navigation
Sticky menu on scroll and floating back to top button help your visitors find the content they’re looking for quickly, without fuss.
>> Mailing list integration for MailChimp, Aweber, MailPoet, ConvertKit,..
Add mailing lists forms and calls to action to widgets, an ideal way to convert more of your website visitors into active leads or email list subscribers.
>> Category index page
Category index page collects images and content from different posts categories creating a single destination where visitors can browse content easily. (see it: category index).
>> Coming soon and Landing page
A Coming Soon page and landing page is a temporary home page telling visitors that your site is under construction or announcing something. Theses pages do not have a header or footer and therefore, visitors are unable to navigate to the rest of your site.
>> Related entries
Related posts in the footer of your entries has proven to be quite effective in making your readers stay on your site a while longer and perhaps navigate to another page while they’re at it.
Collection of various visual and functional elements, which you can use in the post, page or widget editor (Service boxes, call to actions, listings, …)