Design Resources

Design Resources For Fashion And E-Commerce Entrepreneurs

My picks for the best free and paid graphic design, stock photos and clip art resources for fashion designers and e-commerce entrepreneurs.

Graphic Design/Stock Photos/Vector Clip Art:


  •– is a meta search engine. We gather all other free resource into one. Make it easy to find and download. All of the resources are gathered by users and public sources on the internet.
  • Shutterstock– Subscriptions and Images On Demand for every budget. Over 50 Million Stock Photos, Vectors, Videos, and Music Tracks. Find everything you need for your creative projects. Download instantly.
  • Graphicstock– subscription-based resource for royalty-free graphics, images, icons, buttons, textures, backgrounds, and more. Simply create an account, and you get unlimited downloads to everything on the site
  • iStock– Incredible stock. Flexible pricing. Explore millions of royalty-free images, illustrations, videos, and music clips at ridiculously great prices.
  •– the leading source of free stock photos! Whether you just want to browse our huge image gallery or want to share your own photos with others, this is the site for you!
  • Canva– Canva gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more.
  • Picmonkey– PicMonkey makes creative tools for photo editing and graphic design because we want you to rock the universe. We want your images to show your creativity, your style, your spot-on brilliance.
  • Dreamstime– Stock Photos & Video Footage for as low as $0.20USD / Download or Free. From the World’s Largest Community in Stock Photos.
  • Flickr/Creative Commons– Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license.
  • Photopin– Free Photos for bloggers and creatives! Search millions of Creative Commons photos and add them to your blog posts easily.

Check back regularly as I will be adding more resources to this list. Drop me a line at if you would like to recommend any more resources.

Juan E. Romero is the Owner and Creative Director of 65MCMLXV. He has more than twenty years of Fashion and Design Trend experience. You can find him on Google+ and Twitter.