Django Flexy Lite - Open-Source Seed Project

Flexy, a colorful Bootstrap 5 design from WrapPixel, is now available for download as a simple Django Starter - provided by AppSeed.

Flexy Lite - Open-Source Django Starter (provided by AppSeed)
Flexy Lite - Open-Source Django Starter (provided by AppSeed)

Hello! This article presents an open-source Django Seed project generated by AppSeed on top of Flexy, a colorful Bootstrap design. The source code, released under the MIT License on Github, can be used in commercial projects and eLearning activities. For newcomers, Django is a leading backend framework actively supported and versioned by programming experts and open-source enthusiasts. Thanks for reading!  

Flexy Lite - Open-Source Dashboard Template (Mobile View)
Flexy Lite - Open-Source Dashboard Template (Mobile View)

✨ How to use it

Being an open-source starter, the products can be used in a local environment using a few simple steps documented on the project README.

  • Clone the source code
  • Install the dependencies using a virtual environment
  • Migrate the database
  • Start the application and interact with the UI

Another possibility is to use the Docker set up shipped with the product that automates all the above steps under a single command:

Flexy Django - Download the code
$ git clone
$ cd django-flexy-bootstrap
Flexy Django - Start in Docker
$ docker-compose up --build

Once the above commands are executed, we should see the app running in the browser.

Flexy Lite - Open-Source Django Starter
Flexy Lite - Open-Source Django Starter

Django Flexy Lite - User profile page
Django Flexy Lite - User profile page

✨ Flexy Lite Design

This simple Bootstrap template packs in some of the best plugins, elements, widgets, and tools to give you the power to customize your designs and applications exactly as you need them. It can add a distinguished touch to your web development efforts. Here are the design features:

  • 👉 Bootstrap 5 version
  • 👉  7 Page templates, 10 UI Components
  • 👉 3 Table examples
  • 👉 10 Integrated Plugins

✨ How to customize the project

In case the existing codebase is not 100% what you're looking for, the Generator can be used to generate a new starter based on your selection. The generated sources should be available for download in ~= 2 minutes in ZIP format but also published on Github.

For a complete tutorial, please access this presentation published on YouTube:

App Generator - Flexy Lite Integration.

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