If you want the best looking free CSS templates, then you've come to the right place. The emphasis here is on clean, simple designs. You probably have had a fair amount of HTML and CSS experience and feel comfortable with amending the templates you download to suit your needs. Or perhaps you have only the most basic HTML skills. Either way, you should be able to make the fundamental changes to these CSS templates to make them "your own".
We'll actually be publishing a beginner's tutorial on how to make basic changes to templates. After all, if you've battled with one to personalise and tailor it to your site, you've done it a thousand times.