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With every great iOS applications comes a great interface that’s been designed well and makes the iPhone or iPad look completely different to the tradition iOS design-scheme – that’s why I have compiled a list of invaluable iOS design resources that’ll help you on your quest of designing a beautiful, unique and functional interface for your iOS application. Good luck and enjoy!

PSD Resources

iPhone 4 GUI PSD (Retina Display)

iPhone GUI PSD snapchat

Smashing Mag iPhone PSD Kit
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/11/26/iphone-psd-vector-kit/

Tutsplus iPhone 4 Vector PSD
http://psd.tutsplus.com/freebies/psd/freebie-vector-iphone-4-psd-file/

Bigkobe iPhone 3G PSD
http://bigkobe.deviantart.com/art/iPhone-3G-PSD-91763608

Designers Toolbox iPhone GUI Elements
http://www.designerstoolbox.com/designresources/iphone/?PHPSESSID=cfe4d92a7c8cf6b6637084e9ccb6bca1

Apple iPad PSD
http://kevinandersson.deviantart.com/art/Apple-iPad-Fully-editable-PSD-152146899

psdGraphics iPhone PSD
http://www.psdgraphics.com/psd/iphone-in-psd-format-photoshop-recreation/

Graffletopia iPad and iPhone PSDs
http://graffletopia.com/stencils/570

MI iPhone Vector Elements
http://www.mercuryintermedia.com/blog/index.php/2009/03/iphone-ui-vector-elements

MobileMe Full iPhone GUI
http://bg2009.deviantart.com/art/MobileMe-Full-GUI-Beta10-124389884

Zandog iPhone 4 PSD
http://zandog.deviantart.com/art/Apple-iPhone-4G-PSD-161681253

Icon Templates

iOS App Icon Template
http://appicontemplate.com/

Cocoia iPhone/iPad PSD Template
http://blog.cocoia.com/2010/iphone-ipad-icon-psd-template/

Design Tools

UI Stencils
http://www.uistencils.com/

Moleskine Squared Notebooks
http://www.moleskine.co.uk/products/notebooks/black/squared/

UniPin Technical Fineline Pens
http://www.amazon.co.uk/UniPin-Technical-Drawing-Fine-Line/dp/B0019M8UQY/ref=sr_1_1?s=kids&ie=UTF8&qid=1332593718&sr=1-1

Design Tutorial and Resource Websites

Design Then Code
http://designthencode.com/

Psdtuts+
http://psd.tutsplus.com/

Icon Resource
http://www.iconresource.net/

Subtle Patterns
http://subtlepatterns.com/

Glyphish Icons
http://glyphish.com/

Interface Inspiration

Mobile Patterns
http://www.mobilepatterns.com/

Dribbble Popular
http://dribbble.com/shots/popular/

Dribbble iOS Tag
http://dribbble.com/tags/ios

Beautiful Pixels
http://beautifulpixels.com/

iOS Inspires Me
http://www.iosinspires.me/

iOS Icon Gallery
http://iosicongallery.com/

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iOS, Mac and web developer and designer. Eater, drinker and writer. Developer and designer of Affogato for iPhone - http://go.affogato.co/. @danielbramhall on Twitter.

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Checkout my Mac app: Mocks.

http://celestialteapot.com/mocks/

With Mocks, you can rapidly create beautiful, high-fidelity mockups of iOS, iPad and iPhone applications. Mocks is an modern, native app for Mac OS X that gives you special tools to design mockups of iOS applications and screens.


Add http://www.iconbeast.com into the list as well. They provide some unique icons for ios app developer.