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Icon design

Find the best free or paid icons, as well as some inspiration and tutorials.

April 25, 2012
March 28, 2012
Agressive machine pictograms
Agressive machine pictograms

I’m pretty sure that, in context, there is nothing funny about these pictograms, but taken out of context I find it quite entertaining. Who knew that machines could be so agressive? Via NotCot.

February 15, 2012
iOS’ 86
iOS’ 86

Am I the only one to find these retro icons by Anton Repponen better than the actual iPhone icons?

January 12, 2012
November 24, 2011
The Sketchbook of Susan Kare
The Sketchbook of Susan Kare

That’s a bit of icon design history, the sketchbook of Susan Kare, the designer who worked on the first Mac icon. I strongly suggest that you read this article on NeuroTribes.

August 17, 2011
Pictogram History Artprints
Pictogram History Artprints

H-57 Creative Station, an italian design studio, decided to have a little fun and explain some stories with pictograms only. It’s a great demonstration of the power of pictograms to convey ideas. Via TrendsNow.

August 4, 2011
July 22, 2011
July 14, 2011
May 9, 2011
Facebook icons
Facebook icons

Facebook would probably be a little less boring if it included these wonderful icons by Leonard Savage.

April 25, 2011
6 tips for designers to create brilliant icons
6 tips for designers to create brilliant icons

What are the functions of web icons we observe on various websites? How are they used most efficiently? In this article, we’ll guide you through the process of effective icons creation. Web icons are generally indicators and separators, they help to navigate and emphasize some key ideas of the content. If you drive a car […]

March 29, 2011
January 26, 2011
November 27, 2010
Icon Notebook
Icon Notebook