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Themes

Several pre-build themes available withing the django-material package. To enable a theme just put the desired theme application into the INSTALLED_APPS setting before the material app.

Theme applications contains CSS and images for the material frontend and admin also.

INSTALLED_APPS = [
    'material.theme.amber',
    'material',
    ...
]

After theme change, press Ctrl-F5 to reload the page and refresh browser cache.

For the production deployment, consider to set:

STATICFILES_STORAGE = 'django.contrib.staticfiles.storage.CachedStaticFilesStorage'

List of build-in themes

red pink purple deeppurple indigo blue lightblue cyan teal green lightgreen lime yellow amber orange deeporange brown bluegrey

Custom theme generator

PRO Only

To create a custom theme you can use ./manage.py createtheme command.

To run it, yarn tool need to be installed. See https://yarnpkg.com/en/docs/install for details.

Example:

$ python manage.py createtheme --primary-color=1b5e20  --secondary-color=01579b

By default the generated files would be placed in the first directory from STATICFILES_DIRS setting. You can specify custom output location with –dest option.