A Laravel theme manager, that will help you organize and maintain your themes inside Laravel projects.

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This Laravel package adds multi-theme support to your application. It also provides a simple authentication scaffolding for a starting point for building a Laravel application. And it also has preset for Bootstrap, Tailwind, Vue, and React. So, I believe it is a good alternative to the laravel/ui & laravel/breeze package.


  • Any number of themes
  • Fallback theme support (WordPress style); It allows creating a child theme to extend any theme
  • Provides authentication scaffolding similar to laravel/ui & laravel/breeze
  • Exports all auth controllers, tests, and other files similar to laravel/breeze
  • Provides frontend presets for Bootstrap, Tailwind, Vue 2, Vue 3 and React

If you don't want to use auth scaffolding of this package, instead you want to use Laravel Fortify, no problem with that. You can use Laravel Themer with Fortify. Laravel Fortify only gives backend implementation authentication, it does not provide views or frontend presets. So, use Fortify for backend auth and Laravel Themer for views and presets.


Here is the video for Laravel Themer Tutorial.

Installation and setup


Laravel Themer v2.x and the above versions support Vite. If you want to use Laravel Mix then try Laravel Themer v1.7.1

You can install this package via composer using:

composer require qirolab/laravel-themer

Publish a configuration file:

php artisan vendor:publish --provider="Qirolab\Theme\ThemeServiceProvider" --tag="config"

Creating a theme

Run the following command in the terminal:

php artisan make:theme

This command will ask you to enter theme name, CSS framework, js framework, and optional auth scaffolding.

Create theme

Useful Theme methods:

// Set active theme

// Get current active theme

// Get current parent theme

// Clear theme. So, no theme will be active

// Get theme path
Theme::path($path = 'views');
// output:
// /app-root-path/themes/active-theme/views

Theme::path($path = 'views', $themeName = 'admin');
// output:
// /app-root-path/themes/admin/views

// Output:
// [
//     '/app-root-path/themes/admin/views',
//     '/app-root-path/resources/views'
// ]

Middleware to set a theme

Register ThemeMiddleware in app\Http\Kernel.php:

protected $routeMiddleware = [
    // ...
    'theme' => \Qirolab\Theme\Middleware\ThemeMiddleware::class,

Examples for middleware usage:

// Example 1: set theme for a route
Route::get('/dashboard', 'DashboardController@index')

// Example 2: set theme for a route-group
Route::group(['middleware'=>'theme:admin-theme'], function() {
    // "admin-theme" will be applied to all routes defined here

// Example 3: set child and parent theme
Route::get('/dashboard', 'DashboardController@index')

Asset compilation

To compile the theme assets, first you need to add the following lines in the scripts section of the package.json file.

"scripts": {

    "dev:theme-name": "vite --config themes/theme-name/vite.config.js",
    "build:theme-name": "vite build --config themes/theme-name/vite.config.js"

Now, to compile a particular theme run the following command:

npm run dev:theme-name

# or

npm run build:theme-name

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Authentication scaffolding stubs and presets are taken from laravel/ui, laravel/breeze, and laravel-frontend-presets/tailwindcss.


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