10. The Side Blog
The second of Press75's freebies, The Side Blog is a simple but great looking black and grey blogging layout. With thumbnails in sidebar navigation and page links above the fold, it's professional yet simple.
11. Modularity Lite
Graph Paper Press are better known for premium themes, so the high quality of Modularity Lite should come as no surprise. Fully Wordpress 3.0 ready, with widget and menu support, there are built in image cropping tools too.
We recommend this popular layout for design conscious bloggers. Striking and modern, you might need to hack the colour scheme to make sure your blog stands out from any other Neutica's around.
Combining slick widgets with a clean lines, Neonsential is set to be a popular pick. Stuffed full of useful gadgets like drop down menus, related posts and ad blocks, all you have to do is a bit of tweaking to make it your own.
15. Color Paper
You'll find lots of scrappy, grungy themes if you look hard enough. Color Paper's the only one that really cuts it. Bonus points: you can download the original Photoshop file, for easier customisation.
Artarius gets the blogging balance right with good looks and useful features. Our favourite; an AJAX powered slideshow of posts at the top of the page.
Delicate's what it's called and delicate is how it looks. With widget support it's easy to customise and Flickr integration makes it a good choice for photography fans.
18. The Erudite
Retromania's natural textures make it easy on the eye - and the Photoshop source images are available for theme hackers.
ComicPress gives you the tools to craft a site that places visual imagery up front and centre. Highly configurable, it's the best quality free Wordpress template we know.