1985 – A Free Vector Pack of Your Favourite 80s Icons

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Big hair, mix tapes, boom boxes, BMX, roller skates and skateboards were all icons of the 1980s. This vector pack contains them all, plus more retro goodness! The pack contains 11 scalable vector graphics, for use as icons or as resources for your illustrations or design projects.

1985 vector pack preview


Vector boombox

Vector mix tape

Vector roller skate

Vector skatebord

Download the vector pack 1x AI, 1x EPS, 1.6mb

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  1. Neat stuff! And only 3 colors used.

  2. Quality! Loving these icons. Retro-tastic!


  3. A really nice vector pack. Such an elements are common used these days in print, web and others.

  4. oscar says:

    Ey man great post. I love it.

  5. Once again a great pack! :)

    I’m going to look into getting a BMX this summer, I’m hoping to build one up from scratch from both old and new parts!

    I’ve bookmarked this pack so I can include it in any future round-ups I do across the design community! ;D

  6. Great retro icons… I especially like the BMX with Skyways and laid back seat post!

  7. Vectorss says:

    Very nice love vector pack. Thanks share Chris!

  8. CamMicules says:

    Great work, Chris!
    These are totally rad!

  9. Elena says:

    These are so nice! It makes me nostalgic. Great job1

  10. Designilez says:

    Great! I would be better if it was 1986 cause that’s my year of birth. But really nice vector pack!

  11. Designilez says:

    Great Vector Pack. It would only be better if it was 1986 instead of 1985 haha! But great job anyway…

  12. Thanks for the comments all, I hope they come in handy!

    • Ben says:

      thanks chris Im sure these will come in handy -
      ill try and use tham in a tutorial over at my blog (digital art empire )

      really loving the 80′s too :

  13. Blue Buffalo says:

    That skateboard looks like a Hosoi hammerhead.

  14. Alfredo Arriazaº says:

    I Chris

    are this vector for commercial use?

    Thanks for another awesome work

  15. Alfredo Arriaza says:

    I Chris
    are this vector for commercial use?
    Thanks for another awesome work

  16. Nick says:

    great vector pack…i had a skateboard just like that!

  17. thanks really lovely this pack!

  18. nice icon package.. good inspiration!

  19. brian says:

    Ahh, that skateboard takes me back… Tony Hawk and the Bones Brigade :)

  20. Sweet! Takes me back to my teens, making mix tapes with songs off the radio… Thanx.

  21. These are really unique and innovative! We went ahead and featured them on our site along with your links. Keep up the great work, it’s nice to see some fresh talent!

  22. Kris says:

    Thanks again! I <3 your blog(s).

  23. Ignazio says:

    Awesome. I had one of those skateboards back then.
    Good memories.

  24. schottkey says:

    thanks !!!

  25. schottkey says:


  26. smita says:

    thankx !!! its goin to help me as a biggner

  27. Sty*Lisch says:

    I was born in 1985.. B)
    And the shoes looks like mine!

    Thx Chris.

  28. martin says:

    Just discovered your site…
    Great stock, love they icons the t.v and tape could be very useful…..sorry for my english and thx for the content….

  29. Paul says:

    Allow me to straighten my mullet and kick it back old school with these icons! Thanks Chris!

  30. praw says:

    very nice, i like this

  31. Geoff says:

    Can’t have too many retro vectors!

  32. Mark Allen says:

    Quality Chris, thanks!

  33. JC says:

    These are RAD…sorry couldn’t help myself. Thx though! Posted them up on my site @

  34. Daphne says:


    I will definitely use these.

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  35. Tyrone says:

    Cool retro vectors. added to my collection, thanks Chris.

  36. Adam says:

    Awesome thanks! Your stuff is awesome.

  37. Connie says:

    I especially like the Kiss-like hair.

  38. natasha says:

    nice stuff….really liked it

  39. pradeesh says:

    stuff is nice, nice cool colors, really appreciating ..

  40. IOM Design says:

    Great set of vectors, thanks!

    This is the first time I’ve visited this blog and I’d like to say how great the design work is, wow! I’ve bookmarked it and will definitely be revisiting regularly. I took a quick look at your wordpress theming tutorial and that also looks great.

    Thanks Chris.

  41. Perfect Vectors…keep up the great work!!!! ;)

  42. Web Lodge says:

    Handy & retro icons. Especially that cassette.Thx a lot!

  43. Great post. It helps us a lot. Thanks :)

  44. Very nice designs. The vector are simply beautiful. Love it :)

  45. pratham says:

    good visualization,nice design
    web designer

  46. Thaninrat says:

    nice staff. thank.

  47. Mark says:

    Great collection of vectors, keep up the good work Chris!

  48. Kathi says:

    Love it! This is my era, and I’ve still got those skates. The mullet is thankfully long gone.

  49. Matt says:

    I love the retro skateboard! Great work Chris!

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