All the Small Icons You’ll Ever Need

By / Jun 17, 2009 / Freebies

Big highly detailed icons make great eye candy, but small icons can be very useful when designing websites. They are great for styling lists and giving links visual flair that is eye catching and meaningful. It’s amazing what can be said visually in a 16 x 16 pixel area. In this post, you will find a large collection of small icons that should fit most of your design needs.

Mini Pixel Icons

Mini Pixel Icons

Pixel LED Icon Set

Pixel LED Icon Set

Fugue Icons by pinvoke

Fugue Icons



Diagona Icons by pinvoke

Diagona Icons





Free hand pointer icons

Free hand pointer icons

Two Tone Icons

Two Tone Icons

Two Tiny Icons

Two Tiny Icons

Dead-Simple Social Media Icons

Dead-Simple Social Media Icons

Free Web Design Icon Set

Free Web Design Icon Set

Splashy Icons

Splashy Icons

Free web development icons #1

Free web development icons #1

Free web development icons #3

Free web development icons #3

Xiao Icon

Xiao Icon







mIcons – Kostenlose Icons

mIcons - Kostenlose Icons

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.

  • Allan

    They remind me of little pieces of candy. Gotta get ’em all!

  • Jonas

    Thanks a lot! thats a useful icon-collection!

  • Jason Walker

    Nice list of icons, definitely useful to have around.

  • Danh ba web 2.0

    Great Icons, thanks for sharing
    See more nice icons in my blog:

  • Patternhead

    Some really useful sets here. Thanks for sharing 😀

  • Steve

    Great collection of icons. Will be making use of these on future designs :)

  • Daryn St. Pierre

    Awesome! Now I don’t have to go around to a bunch of different websites trying to find the perfect icon set for the job at hand. They’re all in one place. Thanks for posting!

  • Marcel

    a very nice post…
    well more i won’t need 😉

  • Daniel

    Nice icons, thanks for sharing.

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  • Greenwood

    Oh very nice! The Two Tone Icons set is just what I didnt know I needed, till I saw them 😉


  • Anand

    Great selection! This goes in my delicious bookmarks.

  • Bree

    Excellent collection, thanks!

  • Online hry

    Great collection. I think, this is one of the best collection what can you find on net.

  • Andy

    Much of the same as found at yet not as extensive. Good collection nonetheless.

  • Ching Ya

    So petite. Very cute, and may be useful for some designing purposes. Bookmarked for future usage. Thanks for sharing.

    social media/blogging

  • z.Yleo77

    very helpfully for me.. i like a lot of them..

  • Michael Zick Doherty

    they remind me too much of Windows… which reminds me too much of vomit

  • Rhonda

    These can be very useful. Thanks!

  • presima

    I like them. Thanks

  • Steve Kryger

    Great resources – thanks for making these available.

  • Lawk Salih

    The best collection by far.

  • James

    click > download
    click > download
    click > download
    click > download

    …gotta get them all…


  • Luis Ahmed

    Nice collection, thanks for sharing

  • infocyde

    Thanks for getting this list of icons together, I appreciate it!

  • Marcis Gasuns

    Pixel LED Icon Set – amazing, 514 icons and all new.

  • Ronnie

    Wicked! Nice Icons.

    Thanks again

  • Joel Vardy

    Really nice collection.
    I think the “Web Development Sets” / “Xiao Icon” / “Vaga” have to be my favourites!


    A convenient help in website development. Very comprehensive.


    Great collection! I can now enjoy my weekend instead of creating tiny little icons… Thanks!

  • Anna

    I would just adore some slightly more feminine standard icons. Might be time to get my glasses out and make some?

    Some of these are great, regardless :)

  • Megan

    cool! are all these royalty free to use?

  • gints

    Nice icons!
    Good collection –

  • Scientific Bazaar

    Really helped …thanks a lot… Icons do make a difference …. website look changed forever.

  • Web Designing India

    Wow nice collection for small icon i try to use it more thanks buddy for sharing….

  • wowcc

    great resource! all these icons are free to use for personl website?

  • Tiffany

    Very useful, thanks for the list. Wish I could make Icons this cute. :)

  • Jake

    Sweet collection! I’ve made a “Web Design” folder on my HDD, I’ll have to make an Icons folder now, too.

  • andimazlan

    Thanks man. Love the ‘Dead Simple’ one.

  • supersawsaw

    whoa! thanks! I was already contemplating on buying an icon set somewhere.. until I stumbled on your site.

  • bedazler

    these are so cute xoxo :B…it took me hours to make mines now i know web design ledger got my back lol!!

  • Duane

    OMG!! LOVE!!!

  • Website Design Calgary

    NO kidding. This really is ALL the small icons I’ll ever need…and then some!

  • genedavinci

    THANKS!!! This is a very useful link and it’s going to be permanent in my bookmark!

  • Rencontres gratuites par ville

    Sweet collection! Really helped …thanks a lot

  • Cairns Design

    Cool , I love tiny icons and use them on our websites, thanks for the resource.

  • WPClubs

    this is a really awesome set of icons, Thanks!

  • Сайт общения

    Wow this post is like the Father of Iconfinder.
    Will be using some of these, hope the licenses allow it.

  • Sü Smith

    I absolutely love the fugue icon set! The little leaf is adorable! Worked awesome for unordered list icon in a current project. Thanks so much for the share.