Free responsive email template – Briar

We’re excited to share our brand new freebie with you. We’re presenting this free responsive email template inspired by our free WordPress theme – Briar. With a simple and clean design you can use this template to send stunning beautiful newsletters.

It was a challenge to create a template that works perfectly and looks beautiful on all desktop clients, mobile applications and web clients such as Gmail,, Yahoo etc.

We shared this free responsive email template on GitHub. You can preview it on this link. To download it just click here.


What have we prepared for you?

When you download this template you should get index.html file, mailchimp.html file and img folder with images used for the example email.

What to do before you send your emails

Don’t forget to change the content. Blocks in this template can be reused for new sections and you can move and remove them if you want.


  • Tested with Litmus and EmailOnAcid – Portfolio email template has been tested with Litmus and EmailOnAcid platforms. It works perfectly on all email clients.
  • It is Responsive! – It will provide an optimal viewing experience across a wide range of devices and screen sizes.
  • Inline CSS and optimized code – The best code you can get
  • MailChimp ready – You can use this template for MailChimp campaigns. Use mailchimp.html file for this purpose.


  • Apple Mail
  • Lotus Notes 8
  • Lotus Notes 8.5
  • Outlook
  • Windows Live Mail
  • Mozilla Thunderbird
  • iPad
  • iPad Mini
  • iPad Retina
  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6+
  • AOL
  • Gmail
  • Yahoo!

Things to note

  • Some Outlook versions don’t render Google fonts properly.
  • Gmail App for android is not fully supported.


Finally we hope you’ll find this free responsive email template helpful.

Also don’t hesitate to ask questions and leave comments – we’re always here to help.

About Alen Vuletic

Front-end developer from Split, Croatia. I love sports, nature and apple devices.