Have you ever wondered where designers get the resources for their various designing elements?

Here is a list of 15 resources including sites, PSD. files, actions, UI elements, mock ups, et cetera. Best of all, they are totally free resources and available for you to download.

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1. Fribbble

Icons for your website, an iPhone mock up or PSD’s for your landing page, Fribbble is the place to be.

2. Colour Lovers

Struggling to get the perfect colour combination? This is a site that I go to. Perfect for some colour inspiration!

3. Subtle Patterns

In need of some high quality patterns? No need to look further, Subtle Patterns have a diverse gallery from around 400 patterns for you to download from.

4. Gridzzly

Allows you to make your own grid paper that you can print! Handy for sketches or when you want to make some typographic images and need to be exact.

5. Make app Icon

This tool resizes and optimizes your icon designs into all formats needed for iOS and Android mobile app!

6. Perfect Effects 3

Designed specifically for photographers. With Perfect Effects 3 you’ll find intuitive and powerful tools that make it easy to add effects that can be difficult or time-consuming to create in Photoshop, Lightroom, Photoshop Elements, or Aperture.

7. Cut & Slice

Use Cut & Slice to export your assets to different devices in seconds. Improve your workflow by just naming your layers.

8. Layers Control 2

A free Photoshop extension of a collection of 7 scripts that make tedious job easier.

9. Typewolf

Typewolf shows fonts in use on actual websites, as well as background info about the font and personal recommendations for similar fonts.

10. Liveshare PS

With LiveShare PS you can now broadcast any Photoshop document to as many people as you want through an instant LiveShare meeting. If you make a change to your Photoshop document, they’ll instantly see your changes in the LiveShare meeting—you don’t even have to hit the save button!

11. Social Kit

Social Kit by Made by Source covers images, profile pictures and ad banners for social media in a free up-to-date Photoshop plugin.

12. UI Cloud

The largest user interface design database in the world, with over 46608 UI elements to download.

13. Blendme

This extension for Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator searches thousands of assets, including popular icon packs, without having you to leave Photoshop or Illustrator.

14. AdobeKnowHow

Recently launched by Adobe, this site provides you free beginner courses for several Adobe programs.

15. WhatTheFont!

Seen a font in use and want to know what it is? Submit a screenshot to WhatTheFont to find the closest matches in their database.