I am developing a custom Wordpress Theme for a client. I haven't used WP in a few years and had problems with uploading images and themes to my local install of Wordpress.
I thought this might help others that are getting the
403 forbidden error when trying to upload to the WP installation.
Add this to your wp-config file
Add this to your
<Directory "/Users/username/Sites/"> Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks AllowOverride None Order deny,allow Allow from all </Directory>