Ever since the invention of the iPhone, applications have blown up and become a huge market. Now designers have a 57 by 57 pixel canvas on which to make creative and captivating application icons. Dribbble is an amazing resource and a huge wealth of inspiration. There are countless talented designers showing their best work and is a great place to get new ideas for your own project. Bring these two together and you have access to some of the most beautiful and creative iOS icons you can find.
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— 12 Eye Catching iPhone App Websites
This is a previous post of mine that showcases another very important part of an app, their websites.
— How to Design App Icons for iPhone and iPad
This resource tells the more technical details on creating an iOS icon like what resolution or size the icon should be for each device and the format of image. Along with other general tips, this webpage is a definite bookmark for creating your own application icons.
— Killer Tips for iPhone and iPad Icon Design
Compared to the last resource, this one is definitely more conceptual focusing on important themes and styles that help your application icons stand out from the crowd.
— App Icon Template
This last resource is simply an application icon template that can help you get started.