How Do I Add an Icon Plugin to Figma?

Adding an icon plugin to Figma can be a great way to quickly and easily access a library of icons for your designs. With an icon plugin, you can search for icons, save them to your library, drag and drop them into your designs, and even customize the colors and sizes of the icons.

To add an icon plugin to Figma, start by opening the Figma application. In the left-hand navigation panel, select Plugins.

You should then see a list of plugins available for you to install. Select the icon plugin you’d like to install and click on “Install”. Once the plugin is installed, it will appear in the list of plugins under Installed Plugins.

Once you’ve installed the icon plugin, open up your Figma project or create a new one. On the right-hand side of your project window, you should see an Icons section. Click on this tab to open up the icons library provided by the plugin.

Now that you have access to all these icons, it’s time to start using them! To add an icon to your design, simply drag and drop it from the library into your canvas. You can also resize and customize it with options like color or opacity adjustments in order to make it fit perfectly into your project.

Using Icons in Your Designs

Icons can be used in many different ways when designing projects in Figma – from adding visual interest or providing helpful context information about elements onscreen, to helping users navigate their way through an interface more easily.


Adding an icon plugin to Figma is easy and provides access to a wide range of icons that can help bring life into any design project with very little effort required on behalf of the designer. With just a few clicks and some simple customization options available within each icon’s settings panel, designing with icons has never been easier!