The best Illustrator plugins can expand your options when using Adobe‘s vector software. From colour management to typography, they offer clever ways to work faster, smarter and more creatively.

Whether you are a beginner, a pro designer or somewhere in-between, these Illustrator plugins can help you save time and help you produce quality designs. Read on as we explain what each does and how they can help your work more efficiently and creatively. Meanwhile, to up your game even further, take a look at our pick of the best free Illustrator brushes.