12 Awesome Freebies for Designers

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As a designer, sometimes it’s difficult to get started on a new project. Maybe you will need to scour the web for inspiration, or doodle on a notepad to hopefully get some ideas. That’s when you need to look through collections of freebies.

Fortunately, enhancing your web design doesn’t have to cost a small fortune or take a lot of time. Here are 12 Awesome Freebies for Designers that can help enhance your web presence today.

1. Free Download: Flat but not flat rounded social icons

Flat design is all the rage, and trend-conscious clients are beginning to ask for redesigns to meet the current fad for all things flat.  We’re delighted to be able to bring you this set of free almost-flat social icons designed by Sylvain Guizard of PEPSized.com. Designed to embrace flat design without surrendering to it completely, the set is a great way to iron out your current design.

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 2. Free Download: Flowing borders and ribbons

With the increasingly geometric nature of website design, especially now that flat-design is all the rage, it’s refreshing to see sites that replace the mechanical with an organic feeling alternative.  This charming set of 46 hand-drawn frame and ribbon vectors, by Frisk Web is a case in point. And we’re delighted to be able to provide a free download of the set.

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3. Free Download 12 Flat SEO Icons

This set of 12 flat SEO icons is perfect for adding a light-hearted and playful tone to sites. The flat aesthetic is set off beautifully by the modern color palette and the addition of the long shadow technique is a sophisticated touch. Playful and approachable, the icons are useful for a number of different industries.

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4. Free PSD Template: Modus Versus

Modus Versus is a free multi-purpose PSD template, designed on the 1170 grid system. Excellent for use with responsive frameworks like the popular Twitter Bootstrap, it could form the basis of a good corporate site. Designed by Dimitar Tsankov, aka Outlinez; 12 PSD files are included, fully layered and organized into folders.

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5. Free Download: Infographic Vector Kit

Released first and exclusively on WDD, it’s an infographic vector kit, with the most used elements that you may need for your infographic designs. Included in this set is a world map, gender elements, as well as multiple pie and bar charts. You can easily combine and modify all the elements to create a distinctive infographic.  Enjoy!

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6. Simplito: A Free Social Icon Set

The awesome folks at DesignDeck has designed a cool set of 24 social icons which we’re calling “Simplito”.  The icons are provided as JPGs, PNGs and a master PSD file for easy editing.

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7. Free Download: 500 Vector Mega Icon Pack

The set includes a whopping 500 vectors icons by Freepik, provided as both individual PNG files as well as a master Illustrator file for quick resizing.

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8.  Free Download: Simplyicons Icon Set

This is a set of 50 minimalist icons designed exclusively for Webdesigner Depot by Patrik Larsoon from SimplyPixels, a self taught web designer from Sweden with a passion for creativity and design.

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9. Flat UI Kit (free download!)

To help you take the leap into flat design we’ve put together this great freebie: A free flat UI kit designed especially for Webdesigner Depot by Freepik.

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10. Free Download: Exclusive Stylish User Interface Kit (PSD)

This Stylish User Interface Kit is a cool set of everything UI… toggles, sliders, progress bars, buttons, switches and social icons… in three different colors.

Everything is fully layered, completely vector and strictly organized so you can easily implement any element into your designs. Go ahead and download this set, we’re sure you’ll love it!

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11. Free Download: 40 Exclusive Photoshop Patterns

This one is a Photoshop pattern file (.PAT) which contains 40 beautiful textures that you can apply to your designs. A detailed step by step instruction is provided inside the file to help you use them. You can use these as textures for your websites or any background.

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12. Free Photoshop Brushes: “Sparkling Light Effects”

Here’s an awesome set of exclusive Photoshop brushes which include 24 high resolution “Sparkling Light Effects”.

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