10 Awesome iOS App Icon Concepts

Joel Falconer

Almost everyone with an iPhone or iPad spends a lot of time trying out new apps. Soon enough, your home screen is cluttered and most things you’ve installed go unused. It’s important for designers to get the design of their icons right so they look like they’re in the right environment while still cutting through the mass of apps and enticing the user to come back and try it out again — a fine line to walk. Here are ten iOS app concepts from the first few weeks of 2012 for your inspiration.

Vino by Matthew Koyak

Cocktail by Michael Flarup

Birdhouse Icon by Bas van der Ploeg

Surf Icon by Mikkel Aggerbo

Mobiles App by Isaac Stott

Calendar Icon by Zane David

Appleteiser by John Torres

Scalar iOS Icon by Stephane Reverdy

Business Card App Icon by Sarah Parmenter

Tunesmate App Icon by Zaewan Suh