Microsoft releases new versions of Windows time to time with more improvements & better functionalities. Windows 8 that was released back in 2012 became much popular these days. And the newer version (Windows 8.1) with more extra features is being used commonly. Although Windows 7 & 8 have much better themes & UI as compared to the previous releases yet we get bored with the stock themes of Windows 8. People always look for new & attractive themes to have a cool desktop. So today I have a huge collection of 25+ Best Windows 8 Themes. If you are bored with the default Windows 8 Themes then i would recommend you download these Free Windows 8 Themes & have a beautiful visual interface.

I Hope that you will like my today’s Collection.

How to Install 3rd Party Windows 8 Themes?

A number of cool & attractive Themes for Windows 8 are available these days. But one cannot directly install third part themes in Windows eight.  You will first have to modify some windows files (themeui.dll, UXInit.dll, uxtheme.dll ) in order to install any of these Best Windows Themes. In order to make it easy, we will install simple software and then we will be able to install any 3rd Party Theme in Windows 7 or 8.

Follow the simple steps:

  1. Download UxStyle Core software by clicking here.
  2. Install it on your System & it will automatically edit the required Windows files.
  3. Restart Your Computer.
  4. Download Windows 8 Themes and copy them to C:WindowsResourcesThemes (Here C is the drive in which you have installed Windows)
  5. Finally Open the theme file & it will be automatically applied to your desktop.

Check: 25+ HD Windows 8 Wallpapers

Best Windows 8 Themes – Free Download

1 – Gray8 Theme( Download )

It is a dark color theme from deviantart with a a cool blue color contrast. The gray color icons also look very impressive and make the theme more inspiring.

Gray8 Theme For Windows 7

2- Alduin Theme ( Download )

Best Windows 8 Themes

Best Windows 8 Themes

3- Windows 8 Default Style (Download)

Default Style Theme For Windows 8

4- Aerodesign ( Download )

Aero by Design

5- Acid Beta (Download)

It is a simple & light color theme for Windows 8 users and best suitable for those people who like simplicity & cleanliness.

Acid Beta Template Windows 8

6- Base ( Download )

Base Windows Eight Theme

7- Edge 8 (Download)

Edge 8 Windows Theme

8-  Abisso  Theme( Download )

Abisso is another dark color theme with a blue color combination that looks really great.

abisso dark visual style windows 8 Theme

9- Flower Theme (download)

For nature loving people, this theme is best suited with elegant colors & visual styles.

Pink Flower Theme For Windows

10- Gnommit dark windows 8 themes ( Download )

gnomnit dark Theme

11- Elune by neiio ( Download )

Elune Theme

12- 8look V3.1 VS ( Download )

It is an eye -catchy theme with a light green color combination that adds a cool look to your Windows 8 desktop.

8look win 8 Theme

13-  Gray8 new red (Download)

Color contrast of red and black looks bold and great. If you love are looking for dark Windows 8 theme then you should download this theme free from deviantart.


14- White Update (Download)


 15- Snowy Theme for PC( Download )

Snowy is a sophisticated theme for Windows 8 users with an elegant visual effects and colors.

Snowy Best Theme For windows 8

16- Ubuntu Suite for win 8-8.1 (Download)

Have you ever used Ubunto operating system? Now you can have Ubunto installed on your Windows 8 by installing Ubunto suite on theme. It is also available for windows 8.1

Ubuntu Style Theme For Windows 8

17- Incomplete VS (Download)

Incomplete-VS - Best Windows 8 Themes

18- Simplex (Download)

simplex-theme Windows 8

19- Royal 8 (Download)

Are you still missing Windows XP & vista like visual interface? You can still have that type fabulous of desktop by installing Royal 8 Windows Eight Theme.

royale-8- Free Windows 8 Theme Download

20- Work (Download)

Work Theme For Windows 8

21- Dark8 Theme (Download)

It is another Windows 8 Theme with a dark background colors.


22- Areao Theme (Download)

Areao Theme is one of my favorite one with stylish icons pack and dark gray color. Unlike other themes, it does not make your whole background window blacky and that’s a plus point of this theme.

Best Windows 8 Themes-areao

23- Platinum Best WordPress Theme (Download)


24- Special Blueberries (Download)

Space Blue Berries Theme Win8

25- Nimbus for Win 8 (Download)

Using Nimbus Theme for Windows 8, you can customize the color combinations according to your choice and modify the visual appearance according to your needs.

nimbus_for_win_8_Windows 8.1 Theme

26-  Snow Leopard (Download)

Snow Leopard Theme

Want to Install Windows Eight Theme on Windows Seven?

Windows 8 Theme for Windows 7

So if you are windows 7 user and without upgrading you want to have windows 8/8.1 themes installed on your desktop then here is a cool theme for you. Click here to download Windows 8 Theme for Windows 7  and copy it into the resources folder of windows. Finally execute the theme file & enjoy the new Windows 8 interface.

So, here comes the end of my today’s collection. Tell me in comments that which one is your favorite Windows 8 theme?

Also if you like to include any other free theme in the list then feel free to comment below:

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