Background pattern 332 #1742
 Noise  CC 0

The tile this is formed from can be retrieved in Inkscape by selecting the rectangle and using shift+alt+i

Source Firkin

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Leafy design 18 (colour)@2XaFloral design 96 (colour) #1787
 Green  CC 0

From a drawing in 'Art Embroidery', M.S. Lockwood and E. Glaister, 1878.

Source Firkin

Light [email protected] #1204
 Gray  CC BY-SA 3.0

Like the name says, light and gray, with some small dots and circles.

Source Brenda Lay

Square ornament 38 #2147
 Dark  CC 0

From a design found in 'History of the Virginia Company of London; with letters to and from the first Colony, never before printed', Edward Neill, 1869.

Source Firkin

Skulls #1302
 Yellow  CC BY-SA 3.0

Not subtle at all, but man – the craftsmanship is ace!

Source Adam

[email protected] #750
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

A topographic map like this has actually been requested a few times, so here you go!

Source Sam Feyaerts

Black Scales #191
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Same as Silver Scales, but in black. Turn your site into a dragon with this great scale pattern.

Source Alex Parker

Ice Age #637
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

I asked Gjermund if he could make a pattern for us – result!

Source Gjermund Gustavsen

Mirrored Squares #123
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Did some testing with Repper Pro tonight, and this gray mid-tone pattern came out.

Source Atle Mo

Background pattern 258 (colour) #2134
 Red  CC 0

Remixed from a design on Pixabay. To get the tile this is based on select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift-alt-i.

Source Firkin

Background pattern 232 #2297
 Dark  CC 0

Heavily remixed from a drawing in 'Barbara Leybourne; a story of eighty years ago', Sarah Hamer, 1889.

Source Firkin

Fake Brick #358
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Black, simple, elegant, and useful.

Source Marat

Diminishing design 5 #1725
 Blue  CC 0

Adapted from an image that was uploaded to Pixabay by Anerma.

Source Firkin

Pattern & Light #1619
 Wall  CC 0

Fence. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Groovepaper #577
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

With a name like this, it has to be hot. Diagonal lines in light shades.

Source Isaac

Skewed Print #819
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

An interesting dark spotted pattern at an angle.

Source Hendrik Lammers

Leafy pattern 8 #1806
 Dark  CC 0

Inspired by a JPG that was uploaded to Pixabay by kokon_art

Source Firkin

Floors & Black #1611
 Wall  CC 0

Floors-Tiles. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Pineapple Cut #583
 Diamond  CC BY-SA 3.0

I love the movie Pineapple Express, and I’m also liking this Pineapple right here.

Source Audee Mirza

Chequered dotted cat #2430
 Grid  CC 0

A chequered cat with polka dots and background.

Source Firkin

Little Knobs #310
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

White little knobs, coming in at 10x10px. Sweet!

Source Amos

Dark Blue Gray Wallpaper Texture #901
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

This seamless background image should look nice on websites. It has a dark blue gray texture with vertical stripes, it tiles seamlessly and, like all of the background images here, it's free. So, if you like it, take it!

Source V. Hartikainen

Whitey #109
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

A white version of the very popular linen pattern.

Source Ant Ekşiler

Planks & Roughcedar #1352
 Wood  CC 0

CC0 for Free, hope you like it.

Source Yethiel

Decorative divider 284 #1848
 Dark  CC 0

From a drawing in 'In an Enchanted Island', William Mallock, 1892.

Source Firkin

Concrete Wall [email protected] #80
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

A light gray wall or floor (you decide) of concrete.

Source Atle Mo

Decorative divider #1974
 Dark  CC 0

Adapted from a drawing in 'Line and form', Walter Crane, 1914.

Source Firkin

Wood Web Background #870
 Wood  CC BY-SA 3.0

Here's a tile-able wood background image for use in web design.

Source V. Hartikainen

Micro [email protected] #8
 Carbon  CC BY-SA 3.0

Three shades of gray makes this pattern look like a small carbon fiber surface. Great readability even for small fonts.

Source Atle Mo

Seamless Textured Paper Background #1075
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

A seamless textured paper for backgrounds. Colored in pale orange hues.

Source V. Hartikainen