The Best Free Icon Sets of 2009

By / Nov 12, 2009 / Freebies

In 2009 we’ve witnessed many talented and generous designers creating tons of amazing stuff and giving it away for us to use. We’ve already shown you all of the best free fonts from this past year. Now we’re going to show you the best free icon sets. There were plenty of free sets created this year, but these stand above the rest in terms of quality and usefulness.


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Onebit Icon Set 2

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Hand Pointer Icons

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WP WooThemes Ultimate Icon Set

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Led Icon Set

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Grunge Peeling Stickers

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Web Injection

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Watercolor Icon Pack

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Flavour Extended

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Social Media Icons

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Must Have Icons

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Social Icons Hand Drawn

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Weby Icons

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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.

  • olybop

    Amazing selection ! Thx !

  • mupet

    This is great collections, my favorite ones is mini icons

  • Jason

    Nice roundup, thanks.

  • designfollow

    great icons


  • OSW

    Great list..nice icons! Thanks…

  • Rao

    Would like to see the best logo designs for 2009. This is a great set of free icons.

  • evertt de sousa

    very nice post !


  • Alexandre J.

    Great post, i will add it to the list of resource on my site ( thanks.

  • Gabe

    LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it! Always need new icons, and these are great. I really appreciate the big sets (100+) of icons. Thank you to all that contributed.

  • Samoo

    It’s a pity “Fruttabuona” our first free icons package has not been mentioned, but we’lll work harder to get into next list!
    Great collection!

  • 39CentStamp

    Awesome! Thanks webdesignledger and icon authors! Thanks for Fruttabuona, Samoo!

  • Design Informer

    Nice! We all love free icons.

  • codyL

    Loving this list! All over it!

  • nsmithmorgan

    Great resource. Thanks for putting this list together.

  • pamela

    very nice… <3 the grungy ones

  • Alberto

    These are great! Thanks for sharing them – will definitely bookmark.

  • Rahul – Web Guru

    All nice icon in one page. :)

  • Dalesh Kowlesar

    Totally blown away by this collection. It must have taken a while to collect the BEST icon designs of 2009 since there were some awesome ones released this year.

  • julie

    WOW! I was just googling for icons today… lol… then i came to this FABULOUS post! thanks!

  • Xcellence IT

    hey, thanks buddy for this icon set…

    I’m gonna use this.. thanks for sharing

  • Sanjay Kumar

    Amazing Collection of ICONS ! Thanx to the Web Dsign Ledger and all the designers who share this for free !

  • Alex Flueras

    Excellent collection. Great article, thanks for sharing!!


    permission for review this post…xixixixixi great great

  • Orlando Web Design

    Thanks for the great icon sets. We’re working on our new website now, and I would love to have some of these in the design :)

  • Joe Payton

    Thank you for the icons.

  • Nadir

    A mega selection. Thanks

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  • Pusparaj

    Thanks for the pretty icons.

  • Chris

    Absolutely love the hand drawn ones, seriously cool! Don’t like the small ones though (LED set).

  • Jackyl

    Love the peeling stickers, excellent.