Collection of design resources compiled from around the web. Resources are categorized by: Color, Typography, etc. You can even click below to browse even more resources.

Typography Resources List

List includes websites where you can obtain free resources such as: Free Fonts, get a better understanding of Typeface Pairing, and more tools.
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Color Resources List

List of free resources including: Color Palettes, html & #hexcodes, Color Identifiers, Sport Teams colors, etc.
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Color-Hex » Discover and create palettes and login (free) to save favorite or created colors.

ColorHexa » Color encyclopedia; Information and conversion.


Discover and create palettes and login (free) to save favorite or created colors.

Color encyclopedia : Information and conversion.

Currently over 16M colors submitted.

Popular Color Schemes.

Color Scheme Generator – Just push the button and get a new scheme!

The Hex Hub now has more than 1,100 colors, bigger swatches, and alternate compact and mobile versions of many tables.

140 browser supported color names with Hex & RGB included.

Identifies names of closest matching color

Organized by main colors (Red, Blue, Green etc) they give you 5-10 colors in those groupings.

Color Hexcodes for NBA, NCAA, NFL, MLS, MLB teams & etc.

Upload or URL any image to get it’s primary and complementary dominant colors of image

Free Fonts

Over 20,000 fonts to browse through and download with a free commercial license.

Extremely similar to 1001 Fonts – this site claims to offer over 40,000 fonts and it also has similar licenses.

Type Togetherness

33 Font Pairings (Display + Body)

Font Pairing Examples with Themes like Sports, Resume, eBook, Fashion, etc.

More Great Tools

A shared encyclopedia of Typefaces… A resource to classify, categorize and connect typefaces.

Free Photos to use in Projects

Free stock photos for websites and commercial use. Download High-Res or Low-Res right from the search results page. Meaning you don’t have to open an image to full size to download it.

Epicantus contains free original photography by Daria. Not the easiest to search or filter through – but still amazing free photos.

One of the most popular sites for searching for free-use photos.

FoodiesFeed offers thousands of beautiful realistic free food pictures in high resolution. It’s the perfect stock photo site for food bloggers.

Find and download nearly 400K photos and illustrations free for personal and commercial use.

A wide array of free photos covering various categories.

Quality stock photos for commercial and noncommercial use for free.

Pictures, Engravings and Extracts From Old Books. More than 3,800 free images from old rare antique and vintage books that are public domain (unless otherwise noted).

The world’s quirkiest collection of free high-resolution pictures, comprised of the world’s best, most creative images – photos you just won’t find anywhere else. All pictures are captured by Ryan McGuire of Bells Design.

Image After’s UI seems to be dated a bit, however they give you the file size as well as the dimensions of the photos right there on the search results page!

Thousands of high resolution photos. This site makes it easy to search and filter through.

7 new photos released every Thursday by Jay Mantri.

Wide variety of high quality free stock photos including abstract, city/architecture, fashion, food, landscapes and more.

Free images that has a homepage interface similar to that of Instagram. Can leave you scrolling for hours.

A collection of high resolution photos provided by Jeffrey Betts. Jeffrey likes to share photos of computers and workspaces as well as flowers and nature.

Free images for creatives, by creatives. A post production file, over 350,000 free stock photos for commercial use.

Photos from NASA that are free.

Beautiful high-resolution photos.

A fun site of Vintage Photos from the Public Archives. Free of known copyright restrictions. Recapturing History.

This site gives you the camera data or meta information, on the images you can download for free.

With thousands of images submitted by creatives and photographers, this site is a go-to when needing a stock photo.

Focusing on Travel, photoeverywhere currently has more than 3000 images online ready for instant, free download.

Free images – interface is not as appealing as our others on this list… However, it does have what it claims – free images.

Offers both free and premium images.

Free photos in high resolution format.

Over 1 million+ high quality stock images and videos shared by their talented community.

Has over 5000 Images and 8000 Clip Art images available for free download. They give you the image size on the thumbnail which is a nice attribute.

Reshot is a massive library of handpicked free stock photos you won’t find elsewhere.

Older interface that has over 100K free images.

All pictures are authentic and created by Skitterphoto’s owners.

Beautiful copyright free photos. Hundreds added weekly.

Amazing site with thousands of free images & textures. Fantastic design makes it simple to explore endless images.

Feminine Stock Photography. Beautiful free styled images for your project.

Sister sites – PhotoGen & Totally Free Stock Photos – Texturegen free textures and backgrounds are quality, high-res textures. We have free grunge, wood, plaster, concrete, rust, metal and many more photo textures.

Ran by the same people who run PhotoGen.. You are getting the same images!

One of today’s most popular free image sources.

Over 6,500 Agriculture related images from the Agricultural Research Service Office of Communications.


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