Gifts From Designers To You: Best Of 2008

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Since this year is coming to a close, I wanted to take the time and look back at all of the giving that was done by the web design community. I’ve hand picked some of my favorite freebies from 2008. In this post you will find goodies ranging from icons to web apps that should all be of help to you in your upcoming projects.


BB Free Font: Conglomerfont

A beautiful and cleverly named free font.

BB Free Font: Conglomerfont

Free Icons: Function Icon Set

A large collection of 128 icons that are of the highest quality.

Free Icons: Function Icon Set

Color Paper WordPress Theme

Color Paper WordPress Theme

Free Hand Drawn Doodle Icon Set for Bloggers

Free Hand Drawn Doodle Icon Set for Bloggers


Free Vector Pack 9 Sampler

A sampling from one of the amazing vector pack from GoMedia.

Notepad Chaos: A Free WordPress Theme

Notepad Chaos: A Free WordPress Theme

Free High-Res Texture Pack: Grungy Watercolor

These are some of the best watercolor brushes I have ever seen.

Free High-Res Texture Pack: Grungy Watercolor

Infinity: A Free WordPress Theme

Infinity: A Free WordPress Theme

Free High Res Rough Textures

Free High Res Rough Textures

Circular Icons

Circular Icons

Smashing Freefont and WordPress-Theme

Smashing Freefont and WordPress-Theme

T9 Creative Doodles

T9 Creative Doodles

BgPatterns

A very useful free web app that makes it easy to generate lovely background patterns.

BgPatterns

Dirty Spray Photoshop Brushes

Dirty Spray Photoshop Brushes

BB Free Vectors: Birds in Flight

BB Free Vectors: Birds in Flight

Free High-Res Texture Pack: The Anatomy of a *Really* Old Book

A gorgeous texture pack made up of a dissected old book.

Free High-Res Texture Pack: The Anatomy of a *Really* Old Book

Blog Headers For Free Download

Blog Headers For Free Download

Swirl Mania

Swirl Mania

About the Author

Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. He is the founder of WDL and ThemeTrust.

13 Comments

  1. Virak
    December 8, 2008

    Sweeeeet thanks for that

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  2. Neil Graver
    December 8, 2008

    Useful list. I particularly liked the rough textures, been wanting to make a website with that kind of background for a while. Thanks.

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  3. jZine
    December 8, 2008

    Thanks!!

    Reply
  4. John
    December 9, 2008

    Excellent. So many great freebies.

    Reply
  5. Cali
    December 9, 2008

    Great collection. Many thanks!

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  6. Tom Wilson
    December 9, 2008

    I love all of the WP themes listed here.

    Reply
  7. KosherSalt
    December 10, 2008

    very nice. Thanks!

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  8. liam
    December 11, 2008

    Great stuff here, good to see some of my work featured here too. Appreciate it.

    Thanks.

    Reply
  9. Nick Pagano
    December 14, 2008

    Awesome list! A bunch of really great resources here. I love the sharing spirit of the design community! :)

    Also love the site btw. Great job!

    Reply
  10. EricB
    December 19, 2008

    Thanks for sharing these!

    Reply
  11. FM
    December 26, 2008

    Here there are some free power point templates.

    http://free-power-point-templates.com

    Bye!

    http://theflashwebgallery.com

    Reply
  12. Ricks
    December 26, 2008

    This is a fantastic list! Well compiled

    Reply
  13. Furfle
    January 6, 2009

    Beautiful! thanks!

    Reply

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