Looks Good Naked Thesis 1.6

Looks Good Naked Skin – for Thesis 1.6

by Ashwin on November 7, 2009

in Thesis Skins, Thesis Theme, Wordpress

I keep hearing from Thesis lovers – Can I get the Looks Good Naked Skin for Thesis 1.6?  So to make them all happy – here we go!

Looks Good (Better) Naked theme has been greatly simplified and now fits into your Thesis Theme 1.6

Follow these instructions to install this theme on Thesis 1.6 (no documents needed!):

  • Backup the following folder from the Thesis Theme Installation Directory
    • custom
  • Unzip the “Looks Good Naked” theme package
  • Copy the custom_lgn folder to your Thesis Theme Installation Directory
  • Rename the folder to custom
  • Navigate to Thesis Options from your Wordpress Dashboard
  • Select Design Options and enter the following values under Nav Menu
    • Link Text color : FFFFFF
    • Link Text Hover Color : FFFFFF
    • Current Link Text Color : 900B09
    • Current Parent Link Text Color: FFFFFF
    • Link Background Color : 464646
    • Hover Background Color : 900B09
    • Current Background Color: FFFFFF
    • Current Parent Background Color : 900B09
  • Under Framework Options
    • Choose HTML Framework – “Full-width framework”

Other Goodies Added:

  • Sidebar Social Iconz – http://thesistutor.com/how-to-add-killer-social-icons-with-thesis/ (Be sure to change Twitter ID etc. in custom_functions.php)
  • Footer by Asnio – http://asnio.com

Tada! You’re done. Now your Blog hosts the famous – Looks Good Naked skin.

Live Demo – https://thoughtsunlimited.net/skins/looksbetternaked

Under the images folder of your custom directory, is a file named logo_text.png. You can replace this with the Logo of your website. Recommended dimensions are 344 px X 91 px

Since this is a greatly simplified version of the original skin – sans a lot of Javascript code and images – some fine features might be lost. But most of it are retained – to give you the same experience as much possible

I do not distribute this skin. Visit http://thesispress.com/looksgoodnaked/ to grab a copy or mail to

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  • naz
    LGN skin look even better with drop down menu. thanks fer the info.
  • hey naz,

    glad you like it. contact the mail provided in the post and you should be able to get a copy.

    regarding the other question you had for me earlier - i will get back tomorrow.

    btw, please promote Thesis 1.6 Looks good naked skin - Twitter, Facebook etc. :)
  • naz
    orite! but retweet button not working.better you look back at it. its direct to http://tweetmeme.com/about/fail_404
  • Problem fixed now. Thanks for pointing out
  • robert phillips
    Tried the email contact for the looks good naked skin. Twice. No results. Where else can I get it?


    %%robert (@chopin_slut)
  • Robert - I will let you know once I have more info. I think you should be able to get it soon!
  • robert phillips
    Tnks for the fast + positivereply, Ashwin! Results eagerly awaited!

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