Minimal Fedu Ext(ended)
Opionated theme that brings the simplicity and focus of the Fedu syntax theme to the editor. It's based on Minimal Fedu, which is based on Fedu color theme, which is itself based on the Eclipse theme.
(does not reflect latest changes)
This theme is designed to remove visual distraction and to archieve this it works with low contrast in some parts. I'm just sharing what works for me to make VS Code more minimal in design and remove visual clutter. I'm happily incorporate changes that respect that intention and fix rough edges.
This isn't just a theme for me, it's an attempt to trim down VS Code for a more minimal coding experience. In this sense I suggest you to add these to your settings, for the intended effect:
This will disable the status bar and the activity bar. Memorize the shortcuts instead:
Also, there are some interruptions during coding in the editor, which I recommend to disable:
Going a Step Further
If you don’t mind potentially breaking your VS Code setup beyond the point of recovery, I recommend trying Custom CSS extension with the following custom CSS:
This will remove the icon buttons on panels.
You may notice VS Code isn’t very happy about you overriding its CSS and shows you a warning. Just disable it from showing again.
Don’t say I didn’t warn you everything might break.