17 Best Free Icons for Designers

January 21, 2015

Icons are small, but very important additions to any web-related project. Icons attract users and lend a very distinct aesthetic  to a design. They attract the attention of users and they are used most often by designers on websites and for apps. Icons are used to quickly and easily communicate with users. They can compliment a company's logo and bring together a company's branding.

If you have time, you can design your own icon for a web project. However, if you often find yourself juggling too much in a day, there are also thousands of icon sets available to us on the internet. Some of these icon sets are available for purchase while others are completely free.

Here is a list of the best free icon sets that we stumbled upon on the internet. These are all excellent icon sets that are absolutely free and available for immediate download. Use them in your next web-related project and if you can, don't forget to pay tribute to the authors.

Free Flat Hipster Icons

Flat hipster Icons

Icon Bundle

Icon bundle

Custom Icon Set

Custom Icon Set

 Free Flat Icons

Flat Retro Modern

iOS7 Icons

iOS7 Icons

Icon Sweets

icon sweets

48 Free Vector Based Icons

Vector-based-Icons

Outline Icon Set 

Outline Icon Set

Clear Icons

clear icons

Ballicons

Ballicons

Eldorado Mini Free

Eldorado mini free

 Line Icon Set for UI & More

Line Icon Set for UI

Feather

feather free icons

Linea Free Icons 

linea free icons

Pixel UI Icon Set

Pixel UI Icon Set

Captain Icon

Captain Icon

Entypo 

Entypo free icons

 




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