What's your neovim colorscheme?

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on reddit.com/r/neovim

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  • gruvbox.nvim

    Lua port of the most famous vim colorscheme

    Gruvbox from https://github.com/ellisonleao/gruvbox.nvim but I am looking for something darker.

  • Catppuccino.nvim

    🍨 Catppuccin theme for NeoVim [Moved to: https://github.com/catppuccin/nvim]

    same, but are you using the old colorschemes or the remastered theme? In case you are interested, here you can see what led to the creation of the remastered theme.

  • Zigi

    Workflow assistant built for devs & their teams. Automate the mundane part of your day, with live actionable messages for your GitHub & Jira tasks.

  • edge

    Clean & Elegant Color Scheme inspired by Atom One and Material (by sainnhe)

  • ayu-vim

    Modern theme for modern VIMs

    Here is link number 1 - Previous text "Ayu"

  • vim-gruvbox8

    A simplified and optimized Gruvbox colorscheme for Vim

  • nordic.nvim

    A nord-esque colorscheme for neovim

  • oceanic-next

    Oceanic Next theme for neovim

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Data Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services in less time with less code.

  • tokyonight.nvim

    🏙 A clean, dark Neovim theme written in Lua, with support for lsp, treesitter and lots of plugins. Includes additional themes for Kitty, Alacritty, iTerm and Fish.

  • vimcolors

    Custom, based on https://github.com/alexkh/vimcolors/blob/master/sv.vim

  • onedark.nvim

    Atom's iconic One Dark theme for Neovim, written in Lua (by ful1e5)

    Onedark. I've tried various versions and I like ful1e5/onedark.nvim the best.

  • vim-colors-lessthan

    Vim less than colorscheme

  • neovim

    Soho vibes for Neovim (by rose-pine)


  • lighthaus.nvim

    A Lua implementation of lighthaus-theme/vim-lighthaus

    I may be biased since I'm the author, but lighthaus.nvim is my favorite

  • boo-colorscheme-nvim

    Boo is a colorscheme for Neovim with handcrafted support for LSP, Tree-sitter.

  • vim-quantum

    A Material color scheme for Vim.

  • nvim-quantum

    A Material Design based color scheme for Neovim

  • gruvbox-flat.nvim

    Another attempt of a flat Gruvbox theme for Neovim


  • vim-dim

    Dim (/dɪm/; a contraction of Default IMproved) is a clone of Vim’s default colorscheme, with some improvements.

  • onedark.vim

    A dark Vim/Neovim color scheme inspired by Atom's One Dark syntax theme.

  • cobalt2-vim-theme

    Vim port of cobalt2 sublime theme

  • configuration

    Manage dotfiles using Stow (by nathanielhall)

  • monosvkem

    Because what the world needs is yet another mostly monochrome vim colourscheme

    my version of Monosvkem: https://github.com/elsuizo/monosvkem

  • wal.vim

    🎨 A vim colorscheme for use with wal

  • vim

    🧛🏻‍♂️ Dark theme for Vim (by darker-dracula)

  • doom-one.nvim

    doom-emacs' doom-one Lua port for Neovim


  • jellybeans-nvim

    A port of jellybeans colorscheme for neovim

  • tender.vim

    A 24bit colorscheme for Vim, Airline and Lightline

  • gitgud.nvim

    github dark colorscheme for neovim made with lush

  • space-vim-dark

    :purple_heart: A dark colorscheme for space-vim, see space-vim-theme for light background support!

    space-vim-dark is my primary, but i do appreciate using different themes for various file types... gonna checkout some other suggestions in this post!

  • nightfox.nvim

    🦊A highly customizable theme for vim and neovim with support for lsp, treesitter and a variety of plugins.

  • wombat.nvim

    A wombat colorscheme for Neovim with lush

  • Abstract-cs

    Colorscheme for (neo)vim written in lua, specially made for roshnivim with Tree-sitter support.

  • vim-hackerman-syntax

    WIP - Vim / Neovim syntax colorscheme inspired by the 80s Retrofuturism/Synthwave/Outrun aesthetics

  • vim-lucius

    Lucius color scheme for vim

  • sonokai-nvim

    A personal port of sonokai/monokai theme for neovim using rktjmp/lush

    i love https://github.com/davidscotson/sonokai-nvim using espresso theme

  • space-vim-theme

    :blossom: A dark and light colorscheme for space-vim that supports GUI & terminal

  • srcery-vim

    Dark colorscheme for gvim and vim

    https://github.com/srcery-colors/srcery-vim switched to this after years of using gruvbox

  • froggy

    Neovim theme (by alexaandru)

    My clones of Nvim-deus and Popping and Locking: https://github.com/alexaandru/froggy

  • vim-gotham

    Code never sleeps in Gotham City. 🌃

    Reminds me a bit of the vim-gotham colors which I used for a long time

  • nord-vim

    An arctic, north-bluish clean and elegant Vim theme.

  • nvim-jellybeans

    Jellybeans inspired Neovim color scheme

  • vim-colors-plain

    Minimal colorscheme for vim

    I understand that's not for everyone, but I got used to it that I can't go back to use any colored colorscheme anymore. https://github.com/andreypopp/vim-colors-plain

  • themer.lua

    A simple, minimal highlighter plugin for neovim

    I use many themes so themer

  • kitty

    Cross-platform, fast, feature-rich, GPU based terminal

  • mirror.nvim

    A dark theme for nvim.

    Use my own https://github.com/cranberry-knight/mirror.nvim Still WIP.

  • mustang-vim

    A slightly modified version of the original mustang-colorscheme for vim by hcalves.

    i've used mustang.vim for about... 12 years now. anything different feels too weird.

  • vim-nightfly-colors

    A dark midnight theme for classic Vim & modern Neovim

  • awesome-neovim

    Collections of awesome neovim plugins.

    For example, only the original is listed here: https://github.com/rockerBOO/awesome-neovim

  • spaceduck

    🚀 🦆 An intergalactic space theme for Vim, Terminal, and more!


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