Without a doubt the hottest feature of Apple’s iOS 14 is the ability to customize your own home screen. You now have the ability to create widgets, customize app icons, edit font styles, and much more.

Many users are losing their minds with the latest update and it seems like everyone is rushing to share their creative home screen ideas all over social media. We’ve seen some amazing theme ideas and layouts across Twitter, TikTok, YouTube, and Reddit.

With thousands of different themes possible – from minimal designs, to franchise-themed screens like Animal Crossing’s Nook Phone – we’ve compiled a list of the 30+ most aesthetic iOS home screen ideas to inspire your own iPhone layout.

Note: To achieve some of these looks, especially the cool iOS 14 widget ideas, you’ll need some third party apps such as Widgetsmith, Color Widgets, and Photo Widget.

If you’re looking for some icon cover sets to complete your home screen, check out our latest round-up of the most aesthetic iOS 14 app icons!

Black & White iOS Home Screen

Available in dark mode and light mode. These sleek app Icons are available here.

Minimal Monochrome iOS Home Screen Idea

Credit: @traf

Minimal Aesthetic iOS Home Screen Ideas

These home screen themes are offered in black & white, colored pastels, and in neutral colors. The Icon packs are available here.

Minimal Aesthetic iOS Home Screen Theme Ideas

Sneakerhead iOS 14 Home Screen Ideas

Using custom sneaker icons, mix and match your app covers to create the sneaker wall you’ve always wanted – without paying resell.

Icon Pack, Widgets & Wallpapers Available Here

Sneakerhead iOS 14 Home Screen Idea for Hypebeasts

Colorful Modern Home Screen Layout

If you’re interested in this theme and the colorful app icons, they are available here.

Colorful Modern Home Screen Idea for iOS 14

Monochrome iOS 14 Home Screen

If you’re digging this theme, grab the white and black app icons that are available here.

Monochrome Home Screen Icons for iOS 14

Hand-Illustrated Aesthetic Color Themes for iPhone & iPad

If you want your iOS 14 home screen to feel a bit more artistic, using hand-illustrated icons are a great way to achieve that.

Illustrated Icon Packs Available Here

Hand-Illustrated Aesthetic Color Themes for iPhone & iPad

iOS 14 Neon Theme & Cyberpunk Layout Ideas

Turn your home screen into a cyberpunk dreamland with a dark neon lights theme. You can go for a more minimal neon theme with a simple background, or you can spice up your cyberpunk layout with a more intense graphic as your background.

Icon Pack Available Here

iOS 14 Neon Theme

Neon iOS 14 Themes & Cyberpunk iPhone Home Screen Ideas

Credits: @hughmenick, @WalterInPain, @GabeMartinez47, u/cherrycolaking4

Animal Crossing Home Screen – Nook Phone

Animal Crossing iPhone Home Screen Layout

Credits: @rslashAC, @okpng

Anime iPhone Home Screen Ideas

Studio Ghibli theme, Sailor Moon, Boku No Hero Academia, and more. Get started with some app icons here and here.

Anime iOS Home Screen Ideas

Credits: @monokecenter, @ilfyans, @hyakukisses, @_dullcet, @thechickbethany, @lilacruins

Color Palette Aesthetic Layout Ideas

If you need aesthetic color ideas and hex codes for this minimal look, check out our aesthetic color palettes.

Color Palette Aesthetic iPhone iOS App Icon Ideas

Credits: @ryoyotsu, @nadialthomas, @iamjukie

Cloud Aesthetic iPhone Home Screen

Cloud Aesthetic iOS Layout Ideas

Credit: @katesarvady

Split Colored Wallpaper Home Screen Layout

A popular layout idea for iOS 14 home screens is the use of split backgrounds. Using colorblocked wallpapers, this look separates app icon and widgets to create a clean and organized appearance.

Left image: these 3D app icons along with split wallpapers are all included in a pack available here.

Split Colored Wallpaper Home Screen Layout

macOS Big Sur Inspired Home Screen Idea

If you’re looking to match your iPhone and iPad icons to your Mac – with Apple’s upcoming macOS Big Sur, – check out Levi’s Color & White set.

Icon Pack Available Here.

macOS Big Sur inspired home screen inspo for iOS 14

Kawaii iOS Widgets & Home Screen Ideas

Kawaii iOS Widgets & iPhone Home Screen

Credits: @edenamarosa, @nicolexsolero, @omoonbunnyo

Pastel Aesthetic iOS Layouts

Pastel Aesthetic iPhone Home Screen Ideas

Credits @markleetightass, @alyssawtm

Soft Aesthetic iOS Home Screen Layout

Soft Aesthetic iOS 14 Home Screen Phone Layout

Credits: @akutagawasbebe, @casper_megan

Cottagecore iPhone App Icons & Layout

Cottagecore iOS 14 Phone Layout Ideas

Credits: @new_user_needed, @izziemarcondes

Tumblr Aesthetic iOS Home Screen Ideas

Tumblr Aesthetic iOS 14 Phone Screen Ideas

Credits: @jcxx_k, @gyubaii, @Kaylasfro, @baybeepeachz

Ocean / Beach Aesthetic iPhone Layout Ideas

Ocean & Beach iOS 14 Home Screen Design

Credit: @deadringer123

Minimal iOS 14 Home Screens & App Icon Ideas

For custom minimal icons, check out our iOS 14 app icons pack list!

Minimal iOS 14 App Icons and Layout Ideas

Credits: u/peamonster123, @therapagenda, u/Jawzzz24, u/darkejon

Space / Galaxy Aesthetic Home Screen Layouts

Space & Galaxy Home Screen Design for iOS 14

Credits: @pissgf, @cosmintrica, @clikkietylerr

Halloween / Fall iPhone Layouts

Fall & Halloween iOS 14 Design Ideas

Credits: @omgfaiza, @selena_houston, @ffiondraws, @SarahTwloha

Retro Pixel Art Home Screen Design

If you grew up playing games on older consoles like the SNES or even on a Gameboy, then you’ll enjoy this retro home screen. The layout brings back every ounce of nostalgia with the pixelated widget and app icon designs.

App Icons Available Here

Pokemon app home screen design iOS 14

Franchise Themed iOS App Layout Ideas

Pokémon, Spongebob Squarepants, and Harry Potter franchise themes.

Franchise Themed iOS App Layout Ideas

Credits: Lena Srun, @luigikartds, @90seditss

Gaming iPhone Home Screen Ideas

Super Mario, Minecraft, Zelda, and Fall Guys home screen theme ideas.

Gaming iPhone Home Screen Ideas

Credits: u/h4gy, @nikknotfound, @forestminish, @polarrr14

Among Us – iOS 14 Layout Design

With the popularity of the game “Among Us” it was hard for us not to include. You can even grab the themed icons here.

Among Us Gaming iOS 14 Design

Nostalgia iOS iPhone Layout Ideas

Nostalgia iOS iPhone Layout Ideas

Credits: @kyleschroeder, @olima, @wholelottajenni, @_cl0utchaser_

What home screen theme is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below! If you’ve got an iOS 14 home screen you want to share, tag our sister account @hellojenesais on IG and we’ll feature some of our favorites! We’re constantly updating our Pinterest with the latest and greatest home screens we find, so make sure to follow the board to keep up to date.