The HTML CODE:

<div id="navcontainer">

<ul id="navlist">

<li id="active"><a href="#" id="current">Item one</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Item two</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Item three</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Item four</a></li>
<li><a href="#">Item five</a></li>

</ul>

</div>


The CSS STYLES:

#navcontainer
{

margin: 10px 0 0 0;
padding: 0;
height: 20px;
width: 700px;
}

#navcontainer ul
{

border: 0;
margin: 0;
padding: 0;
list-style-type: none;
text-align: center;
}

#navcontainer ul li
{

display: block;
float: left;
text-align: center;
padding: 0;
margin: 0;
}

#navcontainer ul li a
{

background: #fff;
width: 78px;
height: 18px;
border-top: 1px solid #999966;
border-left: 1px solid#999966;
border-bottom: 1px solid #999966;
border-right: none;
padding: 0;
margin: 0 0 10px 0;
color: #999966;
text-decoration: none;
display: block;
text-align: center;
font: normal 10px/18px "Lucida Grande", "Lucida Sans Unicode", verdana, lucida, sans-serif;
}

#navcontainer ul li a:hover
{

color: #FFF;
background: #999966;
}

#navcontainer a:active
{

color: #fff;
background-color: #996;
}

#navcontainer li#active a
{

border: 1px solid #c60;
color: #fff;
background-color: #996;
}