Tag Archives: GTK+ Themes

A macOS Mojave Inspired GTK Theme Appears

macos mojave gtk theme for Linux desktopsA new GTK theme brings the luscious look of macOS Mojave to the Linux desktop. Not that you should be surprised; we’ve written before about how easy it is to make Ubuntu look like a Mac. But thanks to this new macOS Mojave inspired GTK theme that fact is truer, and more faithful, than ever. macOS […]

This post, A macOS Mojave Inspired GTK Theme Appears, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Give Your Linux Desktop a Fresh Look with the Canta Theme

canta gtk themeIf your current Ubuntu desktop is looking a little dark and a little dated why not give it a refresh? And the perfect choice to help you do that is the Canta theme by serial theme maker Vince Liuice (of Vimix theme fame). Like the (admittedly rather marmite) Arrongin GTK theme we showed you last week the Canta theme has a unique […]

This post, Give Your Linux Desktop a Fresh Look with the Canta Theme, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Arrongin GTK Theme Stands Out (But for the Right Reasons?)

arrongin gtk themeI’ll be honest: it feels like it’s been years since we saw a truly original GTK theme appear. Sure, the new Ubuntu theme is pretty great, but it’s still largely a mix of Ambiance, Adwaita and the proposed Unity 8 style. I.e. all known quantities. We’ve previously listed what we think are the best GTK […]

This post, Arrongin GTK Theme Stands Out (But for the Right Reasons?), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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ArcMPD is a Translucent GTK Theme Based on Arc

ArcMPD is a translucent GTK theme with transparent touchesYou’re looking at a screenshot of a new GTK theme called ArcMPD. As you might be able to guess from the name ArcMPD is a fork of the super popular Arc GTK theme. But, unlike its inspiration, ArcMPD is far less conservative with translucent touches in the header bar and sidebar of windows. The traffic light […]

This post, ArcMPD is a Translucent GTK Theme Based on Arc, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Are These Ambiance Theme Forks Better Than The Real Thing?

ambiance rw gtk themeAhh, Ambiance. It’s been the default Ubuntu GTK theme for almost as long as I’ve been blogging, but it’s far from being the design darling it was when it debuted back in 2010. Ubuntu wants to replace it with a new theme in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS based on Ambiance, and more than 90% of you agree […]

This post, Are These Ambiance Theme Forks Better Than The Real Thing?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Does Ubuntu Need a New Theme? [Poll]

A question mark in a circleDoes Ubuntu need a new theme? Ubuntu developers certainly think so. They’ve started a new initiative to try and find a new GTK theme (as well as new GNOME Shell theme and icon set). But is Ambiance really outdated and unfit for purpose? It’s a question that i’m not sure anyone’s actually asked yet. *breaks glass, pushes […]

This post, Does Ubuntu Need a New Theme? [Poll], was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ant is a Flat GTK Theme with a Bloody Bite

ant gtk themeBetween Arc, Adapta and Numix it kind of feels like Linux has the whole flat GTK theme thing covered. But proving their’s always room for one more is Ant. Ant is a flat GTK theme for Ubuntu and other GNOME-based Linux desktops. It’s available in three striking variants, all of which have their own signature flourish: […]

This post, Ant is a Flat GTK Theme with a Bloody Bite, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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