Twenty Twenty-One Child Theme

Twenty Twenty-One Child Theme OG Image
Twenty Twenty-One Child Theme OG Image

This is a completely Free bare bones child theme for Twenty Twenty-One WordPress Theme. A totally blank canvas released under the GNU General Public License.

Best Practice

For web designers who want to modify Twenty Twenty-One but don't want to lose the modifications when WordPress updates the theme. This is the best way to make mods to a WordPress Theme and protect modifications.

How it Works

This Child Theme will inherit all the functions from Twenty Twenty-One parent theme while at the same time will accept modifications.

Zip File

The download contains the following files compressed into a zip format.

  • functions.php
  • style.css
  • screenshot.png
  • readme.txt


Download - - 107kb


  • Ensure Twenty Twenty-One Theme is installed in the WordPress Themes Directory (root/wp-content/themes/)
  • Install into the same directory.
  • Activate the Child Theme

After the Twenty Twenty-One Child Theme is installed, modifications can be made to functions.php and style.css without worrying about breaking anything on the parent theme.