Category Archives Icons

Icons Archives

In this GUI category you will find articles and tutorials relating to the design of icons. You will also find many free icons!


Freebie: OS X Yosemite Inspired Replacement Dock Icons

Last month Apple unveiled their new Mac OS, entitled Yosemite, at it’s worldwide developers conference. And as universally expected they have replaced many of the skeuomorphic elements that made OS X so unique, with an iOS7 inspired minimal and flat design style. Yosemite will be available in the Autumn. Can’t wait that long to get your hands on the new…

30 Free Web and Mobile Icon Sets from 2014

From time to time we like to take a look at and share with you what new and free web and mobile icon sets are currently available. So, looking back from our last icon round-up to this month, we have managed to find 30 fantastic web, mobile and application sets that we feel are well worth your attention. We have…


20 More Sets of Free Icon Fonts

Last year we published our very popular post 30 Free Icon Font Sets, and today we are back with another 20 fantastic free sets for you. Icon fonts do have their pitfalls and there are certain things you should consider before using them. To ensure that your icons always load and have reliable fallbacks for browsers that don’t support @fontface,…


Freebie: 40 Flat & Solid User Interface Icons

For this weeks designer freebie we have a user interface iconset, from Canadian designer Sean Coady, that are perfect for your next mobile app or web design project. There are a total of 40 user interface icons in the set and have all been designed in a currently popular flat and solid style. The icons are 100% scalable vectors, with…


Freebie: The Outlined Weather Icons Collection

This free weather icon set set has been created by Portuguese designer Gustavo Cramez. Each glyph has been designed with a modern ‘outline’ style and includes icons for every possible atmospheric condition. So if you are building a mobile weather app or if you are looking for some icons for your meteorological-related web site, then these outlined weather icons would…