Desert Original

GTK3 Themes

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/paullinuxthemer/Desert

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Description:

Desert


Made by Paulxfce


This is the first theme in which I tried not to use white and grey, but a muted yellowish-dark-brown color palet. Designed to be light, crisp, and simple, this theme is thoroughly built and tested to provide a nice desktop environment.

The theme only provides a GTK3-theme, with dark-support, and a matching gnome-shell. It is built for the Gnome-DE.

NEW:
1.2 update to correct padding in nautilus pathbar
1.1 update gives two new accent-colors (orange and purple), matching gnome-shells and a solid (non-transparent) version of each variant. So now there are 12 themes to choose from.

IMPORTANT:

This theme is developed for the gnome DE. It works on GTK3.22 to GTK3.29, and GTK3.32/34/36/38, NOT GTK 3.30.

How to install:

Download the theme,

>Desert
>Desert-solid
>Desert-Dark
>Desert-Dark-Solid

>Desert-Orange
>Desert-Orange-Solid
>Desert-Orange-Dark
>Desert-Orange-Dark-Solid

>Desert-Purple
>Desert-Purple-Solid
>Desert-Purple-Dark
>Desert-Purple-Dark-Solid

Just copy the extracted file to a '.themes'-folder you make in your home directory.
Then use the Tweak Tool and select the theme.
LOG OUT AND BACK IN for changes to take full effect!

The (license free) background image can be found here: https://pixy.org/6319114/
Last changelog:

Added background-image 1 month ago

Made the Desert-background available (license-free) in the download-section

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archman73

1 month ago

10 10 the best
Both themes are Stunning I have been waiting this type of theme and final is here! the only down side for me is the gnome shell which is not a match for this perfect theme but I will manage that. Thank you very much PAULXFCE by the way I'm a Fan of you work :) much appreciated

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paulxfce

1 month ago

I am working on a matching gnome shell.

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archman73

1 month ago

Excellent news, I will be waiting to see it. Thank you very much PAULXFCE

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paulxfce

1 month ago

The update is there

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archman73

1 month ago

Thank you very much for alert, I do appreciate!

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alex-grom

1 month ago

Look at http://im-h.ru/uploads/2020/11/i938966b6jwxj.png left side of the nautilus

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paulxfce

1 month ago

Strange. Do you have the same issue with the dark version? What is your set-up, please

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alex-grom

1 month ago

one more thing. if it is posable. Can you remove that ugly vertical line http://www.picshare.ru/uploads/201124/CEO07Ygx7C.jpg. I found some method, but I think it's not right way. Any solution. Plz.

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alex-grom

1 month ago

There is the same issue with the dark theme http://im-h.ru/uploads/2020/11/i939001b6vy0y.png
Ubuntu 20.01.1 LTS, Gnome 3.36.3
all is well with Prof-Gnome-theme

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Michedev

1 month ago

10 10 the best

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scoson

1 month ago

9 Very good colors, wish I could use it..

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velayo_double

1 month ago

10 10 the best

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velayo_double

1 month ago

@paulxfce I love your work. But I've been looking for something like this for a while. This is beautiful and deviates from all the osx like colors or the darker ones. Both the regular and the dark themes are pleasing to the eyes. Please don't abandon this theme. Thanks.

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paulxfce

1 month ago

I fully agree with that. And it took me an insane amount of trials to get some sort of color scheme. Still, I am not really satisfied. Muted colors are by definition less crispy. So it remains a challenge.

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fblais

1 month ago

Maybe a change in the accent color(s) could help.
Something clearer. In the likes of orange or purple maybe?
Just a thought...

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paulxfce

1 month ago

With the upcoming update, I will post a version with a little less muted color for the selected items. And also 2 extra versions with orange and purple accents.

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fblais

1 month ago

Merci Paul!
It was just a suggestion, but I'm glad you liked it. :)

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VentGrey

1 month ago

10 Are there any plans to continue your nextwaita project? :D

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fblais

1 month ago

8 Nicely done, as always, just not a palet I like.

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paulxfce

1 month ago

Yes, it is a challenge to find a color scheme that is not traditional black white grey.

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dayfuaim

1 month ago

8 8 great

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etiennegnome

1 month ago

10 You know, I like your themes :-)

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paulxfce

1 month ago

Do you? I did not know that...

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etiennegnome

1 month ago

;-)

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Added background-image 1 month ago

Made the Desert-background available (license-free) in the download-section

Additions 1 month ago

Add some more explanation

Major update 1 month ago

Added extra colors variants (orange and purple), and a solid version of each.
Matching gnome-shells added

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product-maker zayronXIO Jan 03 2021 10 the best
Excelent theme, very hob
product-maker evripidis Jan 02 2021 9 excellent
Fantastic theme. Please add xfce and gtk2 support in order to make it compatible with applications used every day. Or point me to a theme of yours to tinker and maybe i can add support for xfce and gtk myself. Well done!
product-maker etiennegnome Dec 10 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker tomsv Dec 06 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker frederic314 Dec 03 2020 10 the best
10 the best. Congratulations and thank you for this new version ! I've been waiting for an amber or champagne version for a long time. A suggetion concerning the dark version, I find that the lettering is too bright, "too white". I would have seen something similar to your "Alu-Night-straight" or "Cameo-ALU-Night" version, ie softer, less white, less contrasting lettering.
product-maker ruwe Dec 01 2020 10 the best
Your best for me so far. Your other themes were too grey for me and looked too much like Mac. The smooth colours are just right,
product-maker cloudy4am Dec 01 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker ticoon Dec 01 2020 10 the best
10 the best, I follow your themes and the quality is increasing every time!
product-maker ron-obvious Dec 01 2020 10 the best
Upgrading my rating from 9 to 10 now that Gnome-Shell is included. Excellent work!
product-maker seanjones Dec 01 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker ganeshedge Dec 01 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker IgorIv Dec 01 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker archman73 Nov 30 2020 10 the best
10 the best Hey, I got your email alert and tested the desert and desert dark, for me the desert dark is WOW it and the gnome shell to match perfect I test some apps like Inkscape, Thunderbird, Brave browser, gedit etc...it looks awesome, the only one that didn't changed was gimp it still creamish colour. the desert and desert solid gnome shell are the same as the desert dark I'm not sure if this is part of your plans? so far a run desert and open all my apps and it's perfect! Great work I'm in WOW still ah aha...Thank you very much for your hard work PAULXFCE
product-maker tobaj Nov 30 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent; quite original, consistent and polished theme; nice colors palette; now I'm struggling with finding some matching icon theme..
product-maker bambou Nov 26 2020 9 excellent
I just switched from your Prof theme to that one and the colour scheme is amazing and really easy on the eye. Thank for your work !!
product-maker fkorpsvart Nov 24 2020 9 excellent
9 excellent
product-maker Michedev Nov 23 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker scoson Nov 22 2020 9 excellent
Very good colors, wish I could use it..
product-maker velayo_double Nov 22 2020 10 the best
10 the best
product-maker VentGrey Nov 22 2020 10 the best
Are there any plans to continue your nextwaita project? :D
product-maker dayfuaim Nov 22 2020 8 great
8 great
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