Highwind is a lightweight, responsive, free WordPress theme designed to showcase content. It features a clean design with a strong focus on typography, plus a bunch of presentational options allowing you to give your site a unique touch.


Highwind is a lightweight theme, so you won’t find endless theme options, sliders, portfolio modules, colour schemes, shortcodes and other extraneous functionality. There’s just enough features for it to be used as a simple blog / personal site, with a healthy sprinkling of developer friendly tools to extend and customise.

Developer Friendly

Loads of hooks and filters to extend and customise Highwind via plugin and/or child theme.

Footer Widgets

In addition to your sidebar you can add widgets the three defined regions in the footer. These will be arranged in columns according to which regions you use.


Highwind has been fully optimised for small screen display. Your content will look beautiful whether it’s viewed on a desktop, a tablet or a smartphone.

Theme Options

Just enough options to make your site unique. There are options to change colors, layout and header / background images.


All aspects of typography are set up in accordance to a Modular Scale ensuring consistent typographical hierarchy.

WooCommerce Integration

Since 1.1.0 Highwind is fully integrated with WooCommerce.