Install Elementary Icons in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/14.10/13.10/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 17/16/14/13/Other Ubuntu based Distributions

Elementary icon set is default in Elementary OS, it is provided by Danrabbit. Elementary icons offers over 7,500+ icons for Linux desktop. This icon set is well polished and looks really nice with all kind of light and dark themes. There are two versions of Elementary one is "Elementary" it can be used with light themes, in Unity for better results these icons can be used with dark themes. Submit bug reports for this icon set here. Also checkout icons collection.
You can use Unity Tweak Tool, Gnome-tweak-tool or Ubuntu-Tweak to change themes/icons.

elementary icons

  • Tons of new -symbolic icons
  • Emoticons
  • Brand new folders
  • Updated apps
  • Less symlinks
  • Revamped Mimetypes
  • More icons in more sizes
  • Merging changes from Humanity
  • new mono icons including new monos for dark panels
  • Better horizontal spacing for panel icons
  • More and Better app icons

To install Elementary icons in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
That's it
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