Trends come and go. Minimalism stays. Minimalistic icons and glyph-type icons are still the most used ones around.

Icons bring designs and interfaces alive; they engage people and help them interact. Simplicity of them is also their advantage.

1. Premium Pixels Icon Set

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The icon set contains 58 pixel-perfect icons which you are free to use in personal and commercial projects. The download includes the PSD, the CSH file for the shapes, and PNGs.

2. Pixicus Icon Set

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A set of 106 pixel perfect icons by Fabio Basile (@fffabs).

3. Soft Media Icons Set Vol 2

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A set of 32 icons in 32x32px with subtle and useful icons including e-commerce icons such as shopping basket, price tag, delivery box and more.

4. Glyphicons

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GLYPHICONS is a library of precisely prepared monochromatic icons and symbols, created with an emphasis on simplicity and easy orientation. You get 400 small PNGs for free.

5. Clean Icon Set

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A set of 20 clean action icons at 32px x 32px in size and in PNG format, the original PSD is also included. Free for personal and commercial use.

6. MimiGlyphs

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Hand crafted, infinitely scalable icons for user interface designers. 80 icons, 16 by 16px. Photoshop file, CSH file & PNG. Free for personal and commercial use.

7. Micro Icon Set

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A set of 110 icons at 16x16px. Vector and fully scalable. A backlink is required if you use them.

8. Glyph UI Icon Set

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Hand crafted set of 48 icons at 16x16px. PNG, PSD, CSH (custom vector shape). A backlink is required if you use them.

9. Minicons.

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A set of 30 minimal icons at 16x16px. You can also purchase the full version with 110 icons at GraphicRiver.

10. Broccolidryiconsaniconset

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A set of 108 at 32x32px. Comes as PSD.

11. Geomicons

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A set of 32 icons. .EPS Licensed under Creative Commons 3.0

12. Delicious Berries

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Delicious Berries Icons is a premium icon set containing 560 vector Photoshop shapes, perfect for apps or projects of any kind. You can download a preview of 50 icons for free.

13. 350 Pixel Perfect Icons

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A set of 350 pixel perfect glyphs icons, perfect for apps, websites or just about anything you can think of. You may use this icon set for both personal and commercial use, which means this resource can be used in any project without worrying about licensing.

14. Freecns

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A set of 218 UI icons (16px) for free download.

15. pixiconz

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A set of 285 hand drawn 12/12 pixel icons for designers, in a single PSD file. A pack of 33 icons can be downloaded for free.

16. Pixeds

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Set of 209 perfect pixel icons made in16x16 for your projects in a single .psd file. The free pack includes only 20 icons but the price is just too good to not to buy the full set.

17. Jigsoar icons

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A free, creative commons licensed custom designed icon set with 60 vector shapes, perfect for the web.

18. Impressionist UI

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Impressionist is a kit of UI design elements. It also includes an icon set designed by Sergey Shmidt. You can find all icons in the paid version.

19. Pace Social Icon Set

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24 social icons in JPG, PNG & PSD format. 21.

20. Vector Icon Set

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A set of 35 crisp minimal vector icons.

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25 Comments

  1. You’re a hero Dainis, thanks so much for putting all of these together!

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  2. Thanks for sharing! Great resource! I had an idea for a set of icons, can you recommend someone to create them for me?

    Many thanks!

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 19, 2012 at 04:46

      Thanks Liza, glad you enjoyed it! If you want to get your custom icons designed, I would suggest to post on http://www.dribbble.com job board – a lot of awesome designers there!

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  3. Nikhil Malhotra June 15, 2012 at 03:56

    Nice collection,thanks for sharing. Looking forward to more:)

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 15, 2012 at 18:35

      Any favorite from this list?

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    2. Nikhil Malhotra June 16, 2012 at 04:24

      I really liked 11,20 and 21.Very useful sets.

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  4. I like it. I will share with my friends. I hope that many people also have hobby the same as me.

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 13, 2012 at 05:12

      Thanks, but I don’t see why you are talking about hobby? What kind of hobby do you have?

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  5. Nice post. Love the Northwood icons. This indeed of a great help and very useful in designing a website. Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 12, 2012 at 13:02

      Thanks Fred, utilize these icons well! Designers here have really created awesome icons :)

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  6. William Smith June 12, 2012 at 05:46

    I loved all of these, but I loved freecns the most.

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  7. Nice collection. Number 21 is going to be used by myself.

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  8. Hi, thanks for this collection!
    I’m adding another “free icon set” to this list. The set contains 24 mini arrow icons made by me: http://azmind.com/2012/05/27/mini-icons-series-1-arrow-icons-set/

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 11, 2012 at 06:07

      Hello Anil, oh those look good, hopefully somebody will put them in use too :) Nice job!

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      1. Thanks Dainis! Yes, I’d like to see them in use too… :)

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  9. hi! Thank you so much! cool icons )

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 11, 2012 at 06:06

      Hey Julia, let me know which is your favorite :)

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      1. I like the set of icons № 24: 70+ Simple CSS3 Icons
        They are stunning!

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        1. Dainis Graveris June 12, 2012 at 05:04

          Julia, nice choice, one of my faves too actually :) I like first 5 selections too a lot :)

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  10. pritam chatterjee June 11, 2012 at 01:23

    Nice collection…..thnx…

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  11. New resources and most of them are for free. Thanks!

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  12. Cool.. those icons were indeed really cute :)

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  13. Awesome icons, thanks for sharing!

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  14. Mohsin Nazir June 10, 2012 at 11:28

    this is a gift for me :)

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    1. Dainis Graveris June 10, 2012 at 16:36

      Heh, great! :) Where will you use those icons? :)

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