Black Twill #929
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Trippy little gradients at an angle.

Source Cary Fleming.

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Background pattern 234 (colour 2) #2258
 Green  CC 0

Drawn in Paint.net and vectorised in Vector Magic.

Source Firkin

Ravenna #354
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

I guess this is inspired by the city of Ravenna in Italy and its stone walls.

Source Sentel

Diagonal Striped [email protected] #680
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

Might not be super subtle, but quite original in its form.

Source Alex Smith

"Black Stripes", Background Pattern #966
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

A light gray fabric pattern with faded vertical stripes.

Source V. Hartikainen

"Grunge-Like" Background Pattern #1126
 Grunge  CC BY-SA 3.0

Background pattern made in "Grunge-Like" style. Available in both SVG and JPG formats. Edit to your needs then click the download button.

Source V. Hartikainen

Decorative divider 215 #2242
 Dark  CC 0

Remixed from a raster on Pixabay that was uploaded by ArtsyBee.

Source Firkin

Background pattern #1977
 Dark  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Tex2res4 #717
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Number 1 in a series of 5 beautiful patterns. Can be found in colors on the submitter’s website.

Source Janos Koos

Cross Scratches #625
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

Subtle scratches on a light gray background.

Source Andrey Ovcharov

Dark Tire #703
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Dark, crisp and subtle. Tiny black lines on top of some noise.

Source Wilmotte Bastien

Stone Wall & Gray #1501
 Stone  CC 0

Incoming catena. Stone & well. CC0 texture.

Source Unknow

R.I.P Steve [email protected] #293
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

He influenced us all. “Don’t be sad because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”

Source Atle Mo

Graphcoders Lil [email protected] #730
 Fabric  CC BY-SA 3.0

Tiny little fibers making a soft and sweet look.

Source Badhon Ebrahim

Element of beach pattern with background #254
 Noise  CC 0

Element of beach pattern with background.

Source Rones

texture hearts pattern #242
 Noise  CC 0

A red heart background texture.

Source GDJ

Geometric pattern #2003
 Grid  CC 0

A monochrome pattern from a tile that can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscaope and using shift+alt+i

Source Firkin

Floral background 18 (negative) #1832
 Dark  CC 0

Negative version of the original

Source Firkin

Light [email protected] #305
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

Used correctly, this could be nice. Used in a bad way, all hell will break loose.

Source Atle Mo

Background pattern 253 #2153
 Brown  CC 0

A seamless pattern created from a square tile. To get the tile, select the pattern in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.

Source Firkin

Prismatic Groovy Concentric Background 2 #453
 Noise  CC 0

Prismatic Groovy Concentric Background 2

Source GDJ

Dark [email protected] #122
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Small dots with minor circles spread across to form a nice mosaic.

Source John Burks

Cincinnati tablet 2 #2146
 Dark  CC 0

Remixed from a drawing in 'Prehistoric Man: researches into the origin of civilisation in the old and the new world', Daniel Wilson, 1876.

Source Firkin

Lined Paper #362
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

The classic notebook paper with horizontal stripes.

Source Are Sundnes

"Wide Stripe Wallpaper", Seamless Pattern #970
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

A seamless pattern with wide vertical stripes colored in pale yellow.

Source V. Hartikainen

Floors & Dark Stone #1594
 Wall  CC 0

Floors-Tiles. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Subtle [email protected] #752
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

Vertical lines with a bumpy, yet crisp, feel to it.

Source Raasa

Spotty Pink Background (Seamless) #1236
 Pink  CC BY-SA 3.0

A free seamless background with pink spots.

Source V. Hartikainen

Paisley #1689
 Paper  CC 0

Paper-Wallpaper. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Broken [email protected] #365
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Beautiful dark noise pattern with some dust and grunge.

Source Vincent Klaiber