‘Lovely’ Free WordPress Child Theme for Elmastudio’s Baylys

‘Lovely’ Free WordPress Child Theme for Elmastudio’s Baylys



Set Up Info

Parent theme

The parent theme for this child theme is Baylys from Elmastudio. This free child theme download will not work unless you have the parent theme, Baylys installed. Elmastudio’s Baylys theme  can be purchased for just $12 here (which is about £7 – a bargain). Please note that Elmastudio cannot offer support on this child theme, only their parent theme, Baylys.


Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Header and click Remove Header Image, as shown below:
removing header image

Now head to Dashboard > Appearance > Theme Options and change the colour of the link boxes as below, select Sidebar Left and upload your logo, like so:
Baylys theme options

If you would like to use the header image that I have simply right click on the image below and select Save As. Feel free to re-size as needed. The font that I used is a pay-for font Dasha from MyFonts, which is $36 can be bought here should you like.

lovely header

Social Icons

The social icons used in the demo are available for free download here.


As with any WordPress theme head to Dashboard > Appearance > Menu to set your menu options.

Post types

I used the post format Image on the posts on the demo, this can be selected in the Format box when writing a post.

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