If in the past the trend designers used to follow was packing sites with flashy illustrations and animations with the purpose of amazing the visitors, nowadays the trend shifted to a more minimalist and clean approach, and that is how the flat design trend has emerged.
Flat design opposes cluttered design techniques and it is more simplified and aesthetically pleasing. More and more app and web designers have started following this trend, and this can also be seen in the wide variety of free flat UI design resources we can find on the web.
Today, we selected some fresh and free flat UI design resources for you, with great flat color palettes and well-designed elements. These include flat icon sets, flat dashboards and admin panels, website templates and even app screens!
Here they are!
Here’s a great freebie we have found on Dribbble, created by a great designer you should follow. Pierre Borodin is the author of 2 fantastic flat icons sets you can download and use.
Here’s pack of 48 free flat icons, that were designed by Lukas Jurik. You will find multiple types of icons in this set, perfect for various types of projects.
This freebie is a flat iPhone 5S mockup viewed from 3 different angles. This free PSD was created by Nabil Ghulam.
Here is a flat iPhone 5C mockup which comes as a fully editable PSD file. It includes both horizontal and vertical variations to help you showcase your next project with a flat iPhone 5C mobile device.
Here’s a free sample pack from the Premium UniGrid Flat icon set including 100 flat and colored icons. These icons are available in PSD, Ai, EPS and PNG formats. This freebie was created and released by Icojam.
Here is the iPhone 5S flat mockup, delivered in PSD format. You will find included both the horizontal and vertical views. Also, smart layers were used to create a great showcase for your flat design projects.
This free PSD template created by Blaz Robar is called Illustrate and it is a free flat design PSD template of a portfolio website.
It’s Flat is an amazing icon set containing 48 flat and colored icons. This PSD freebie was designed by Sebastiano Guerriero.
This is a free icon set design resource made by Dribbble user Roma Datsyuk. You will get plenty of free icons you can use in your future projects.
Here is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Ranjith Alingal. Use this as a login form on either websites or apps.
Check out this free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Patryk Wąsik. Use it as a dashboard on websites or web apps.
This is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Bradley Bussolini. This is a sales dashboard which can be used for mobile apps, websites or web apps.
Check out this free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Serhiy Semenov. This is an app screen design created for a fitness app.
Activity Monitor is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Jardson Almeida. This was created in sketch and can be used as a mobile or web app.
Onboarding is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Racine Davis. This is an onboarding screen created for an app.
100 Days of UI is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Shawn Golden. This is a lovely form, perfect for apps, with 3 steps integrated in it.
404 error empty screen is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Pramod Kabadi. This has a flat/outline design and its simplicity is what makes it so appealing.
No Internet! is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Ranjith Alingal. This is an app screen but it can easily be adapted for web as well.
UI challenge – Music Player is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Brice Séraphin. This can be used on music websites.
Project Analytics Dashboard is a free UI design resource made by Dribbble user Stelian Firez. This flat dashboard freebie can be used on both mobile and websites.