Feathered #1324
 Unknow  CC BY-SA 3.0

This is sort of fresh, but still feels a bit old school.

Source Martuchox

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Foggy [email protected] #580
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Hey, you never know when you’ll need a bird pattern, right?

Source Pete Fecteau

Prismatic Dots Background 6 #511
 Dark  CC 0

Prismatic Dots Background 6

Source GDJ

Colorful Stripes Background #400
 Noise  CC 0

Colorful Stripes Background

Source GDJ

Tessellation 15 (colour 3) #2220
 Red  CC 0

The unit cell for this seamless pattern can be had in Inkscape by selecting the rectangle and using shift+alt+i.

Source Firkin

Background pattern 314 #1839
 Yellow  CC 0

The square tile this is based on can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscape and using shift+alt+i

Source Firkin

Noisy [email protected] #977
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Little x’es, noise and all the stuff you like. Dark like a Monday, with a hint of blue.

Source Tom McArdle

Grunge For Surfaces 7 #1404
 Dark  CC 0

Gamedev - Metal Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Iron Grip #587
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Sounds like something from World of Warcraft. Has to be good.

Source Tony Kinard

Floral background 21 #1785
 Dark  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Grunge [email protected] #82
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

Light gray grunge wall with a nice texture overlay.

Source Adam Anlauf

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

A free seamless background with pink spots.

Source V. Hartikainen

Leaftrim & Black #1684
 Paper  CC 0

Paper-Wallpaper. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Tessellation 9 #2548
 Grid  CC 0

A seamless tessellation pattern. To get the tile this is formed from, select the pattern in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.

Source Firkin

Stitched [email protected] #844
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

I love these crisp, tiny, super subtle patterns.

Source Badhon Ebrahim

Diamonds Are Forever #183
 Diamond  CC BY-SA 3.0

Sharp diamond pattern. A small 24x18px tile.

Source Tom Neal

Concrete Wall [email protected] #94
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

All good things come in threes, so I give you the third in my little concrete wall series.

Source Atle Mo

3px Tile #342
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Tiny dark square tiles with varied color tones.

Source Gre3g

Flourish pattern #1736
 Dark  CC 0

Remixed from an image that was uploaded to Pixabay by Pixeline

Source Firkin

Background pattern 315 (colour 5) #1841
 Yellow  CC 0

The rectangular tile this is based on can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscape and using shift+alt+i

Source Firkin

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

Kinda [email protected] #1063
 Gray  CC BY-SA 3.0

A nice one indeed, but I have a feeling we have it already? If you spot a copy, let me know on Twitter.

Source Graphiste

Mix & Black Pattern #1636
 Metal  CC 0

Metal-Plain or Painted. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Orange Striped Background Pattern #909
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

An orange vertically striped background pattern. Feel free to download and use this orange background pattern, for example, on the web). It resembles a wallpaper with vertical stripes or something similar to it.

Source V. Hartikainen

Floral pattern 6 (colour 4) #2458
 Fabric  CC 0

Alternative colour scheme for the original floral pattern.

Source Firkin

Little [email protected] #688
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

The basic shapes never get old. Simple triangle pattern.

Source Atle Mo

[email protected] #736
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

A playful triangle pattern with different shades of gray.

Source Dimitrie Hoekstra

Black Paper #55
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Black paper texture, based on two different images.

Source Atle Mo
Based from Design Kindle

Old Husks #631
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

A bit of scratched up grayness. Always good.

Source Josh Green

"Glossy Pink Fur", Pink Background Pattern #1235
 Pink  CC BY-SA 3.0

Here's a quite bright pink background pattern for use on websites. It doesn't look like a real fur, but it definitely resembles one.

Source V. Hartikainen