The Best Websites for Free UI and Web Design Assets

As a creative designer you know that nothing makes your web design or UI design looks better then being able to create ever pixel from scratch. But sometimes it just doesn’t make sense to reinvent the wheel. Maybe you need to use a commonly used texture or perhaps you’re in a time crunch. We’ve all been there.

That’s why Space Chimp wanted to provide a quick list of our favorite places to go for license free design elements. Enjoy!


Deviant Art

A great place for design inspiration and for amazing free backgrounds and illustrations.

Subtle Patterns

Subtle Patterns

Our go-to place for patterns. With one click you can see what the design looks like on the Subtle Patterns site.

PSD Graphics

Greate place for showcase elements like iPhones, Tablets, T-shirts.



Creattica requires an account for freebies but the quality of items on the site is unmatched. Also, a great stop for some design inspiration.



Dribbble is mostly known for it’s design inspiration from top-tier designers. However, ever now and again, designers post freebies for download.

Lost and Taken

Lots of great textures to be found here.

Icon Finder

Icon Finder

We all know that custom icons can be the unique touch a site needs to stand out. We always try to suggest to stay away from stock icons because well they make your site look cheap. But, if your in a pinch you can pretty much find what ever you need here.

Stock graphics just not going to cut it. Drop Space Chimp a line for custom web design and UI/UX design give us a call or drop a line.

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