A Premium WordPress theme for bloggers


Stand out with a slider! With Pearl's optional Home Page slider, feature your latest posts, posts pre-selected by category or tag, or individual posts hand-picked by you. Add on up to three beautifully designed post feed layouts, for a mix-and-match Home Page that feels custom designed.

Explore Pearl Theme Demos

Pearl features an optional home page slider, up to three blog post feeds and widget areas in between. Mix and match feed layouts to create your perfect blog!

Pearl Demo 1

Slider feature, with three
feed layouts beneath

Pearl Demo 2

Single offset featured post

Pearl Demo 3

Offset blog feed layout

Pearl Demo 4

Slider feature, with
offset and grid feed layouts

Pearl Demo 5

Featured widget area
atop Home Page

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Home Page Slider: Display a slideshow at the top of your home page, or turn it off completely. Customize your slider to feature recent posts, posts from a category, or an individual post you pick!

Color and Font integration. Pearl includes comprehensive Google font and color controls directly within the theme Customizer.

Layouts galore. Choose a full-width template or sidebar template on any post or page. Info pages may also feature a two-column design. Amp up your archival options by adding on our Grid plugin.

Code Hacks Ready. Your purchase includes free access to our library of Code Hacks-easy to implement code snippets that help you customize your theme further!

New to EmPress? Check out our FAQs and pre-purchase Help Desk for the most commonly asked questions!

Fully mobile responsive theme files

Built on our proprietary framework.

Does not require Genesis

Optimized to work with Gutenberg block editor

Themes compatible with any modern web browser

Use your own logo artwork

Site favicon enabled

Customizable Menus, with nested dropdown capability

Includes optional scrolling/sticky navigation bar

Compatible with LTK and ShopStyle widgets

Free Pinterest hover button artwork (add with this plugin)

Related Post posts feature available on all blog posts

Disqus compatible

SEO optimized

Optimized for Retina displays

One year of support and updates (learn more)

What Our Customers Say

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I've been blogging for eight years, and my EmPress theme has been the easiest to work with (and I've tried many!). My blog looks more professional than ever. Thank you!

- Kelly

Product Details & Specifications

Theme Requirements
  • Requires Our themes run on the self-hosted platform, and require a hosting plan, a domain name, and WordPress already installed, prior to upload. Learn More.
  • user? Read this before purchasing. We may not be able to offer support for Business Plan customers.
  • On another platform? Sorry, this theme will not work on Blogger, Squarespace, Wix, or ShowIt.
What's Included
Product Support
Annual License