Welcome to another edition of our theme roundup my fellow theme addicts. I hope you all had a great weekend! Now it's time to get back to work and I have some great themes to show you in the roundup this week. Be sure to click on the jump and check them out.
If you developed a theme you want to share or see featured in the contest or discovered a really great one out there by all means shoot it on over to us! Submit your tips and suggestions to themeroundup[at]crackberry.com for consideration. I hope you enjoy this week's picks so be sure to click on the jump to check them out.
Simple Theme by Tiffany LaHope
If you're a fan of sweet and adorable themes then this simple creation by Tiffany LaHope is for you. This cute design offers soup to nuts customization including a redesigned homescreen. I just love how the icon dock is moved (depending on your device) and everything else is on the bottom right. From the custom fonts and icons to the colors and backgrounds this glamorous theme is only $.99 in BlackBerry App World. Please note that the theme may not appear the same on OS 7 devices. Tiffany's themes are always stylish and loaded with amazing graphics. Simple Theme is compatible with BlackBerry 8520/30, 9300, 9650, 9700/80/88, 9800 and 9900/30 running OS 5 and higher.
More information/screenshots and to purchase Simple Theme
Rife by Elecite
If there is one developer that knows how to combine brilliant design with functionality its Elecite. Rife is one of their latest and doesn't disappointment. The one thing they excel at is creating unique homescreens that change how we interact with our devices by eliminating the standard icon setup. Those looking for an easy to use theme that completely reinvents navigation should give this a try. Rife features a quick-access dock with category integration, favorite categories, custom icons, social integration, today display with weather, and fluid performance. Please note that some of these features are not available for OS 7 devices but instead reverts back to the default tray style. You can find Rife at the link below for $6.99. It is available for BlackBerry 8900, 9500/20/30/50, 9630/50, 9700/80, 9800 and 9900/30 running OS 5 and higher.
More information/screenshots and to purchase Rife
Universe - You Are So Lucky by MMMOOO
Popular theme developer MMMOOO is at it again, this time with another fantastic premium design called Universe - You Are So Lucky. Inspired by a universal astrology chart, this happy and colorful theme offers creative wallpapers, unique icons, custom battery and signal meters, and a redesigned top banner. When it comes to quality and design, you really can't go wrong with picking up anything by MMMOO. If you are looking to switch off of stock and want something nice and bright then be sure to download it from BlackBerry App World for FREE. Lucky is available for most devices running OS 4.5 and higher.
More information/screenshots and to download Universe - You Are So Lucky
Natal by Simple Design
One of the themes that has been making its mark in the forums is Natal (Christmas in the Indonesian language) by Simple Design. This simple, functional and one-of-a-kind creation encompasses everything we love about this popular developer. All of their themes are smooth, fast, and offer amazing shortcuts to your most used applications. Not to mention how pleasing to the eye they are on your display. For this holiday season you'll enjoy the new application screen layout, including the text shortcuts, holiday colors, and even the ability to control the snowflake animation with just a press of a hotkey. Also included is a mini icon slot (2-5) and brand new notification icons. It's even wallpaper friendly so you can mix and match your favorite holiday wallpapers. Natal is currently on sale for $.99 in BlackBerry App World until December 24th. So be sure to grab your copy today. It is compatible with BlackBerry 8330/50i, 8520/30, 9220, 9300/10/20/30/50/60/70, 9650, 9700/80/88/90, and 9900/30 running OS 5 and higher.
More information/screenshots and to purchase Natal
My Christmas Wishes by Walker Themes
When it comes to holiday creations, Walker Themes just keeps better and better. That is why for this holiday season he decided to update his popular Wishes of a Christmas Night for OS 7 devices. Renamed My Christmas Wishes this elegant design has everything you want in an animated theme. It even has a modified BBM banner so you can enjoy the Christmas season even while sending messages. This feature rich theme offers a sparkling wishes tree when icon is focused in on, animated rain/meteor shower on new email, the moon/sleigh as a batter meter, snowflake themed menus, and much more. While not all of the features are available on OS 7, this is a great theme that is just lovely to look at even after the holidays have come and gone. Be sure to grab it in BlackBerry App World at the link below for $.99. My Christmas Wishes is fast and smooth with no battery drain and is compatible with most devices running OS 5 and higher.
More information/screenshots and to purchase My Christmas Wishes
That's it for this week folks. Hungry for more themes? Be sure to browse the themes in our forums and those available in BlackBerry App World. See you all next week.