Floral pattern 10 #1771
 Yellow  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

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Blizzard #663
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

This is so subtle I hope you can see it! Tweak at will.

Source Alexandre Naud

Fire diamond #2488
 Diamond  CC 0

U.S.-based National Fire Protection Association standard fire diamond for flagging risks posed by hazardous materials. The red diamond has a number 0-4 depending on flammability. The blue diamond has a number 0-4 depending on health hazard. The yellow has a number 0-4 depending on reactivity. the white square has a special notice, e.g OX for oxidizer.

Source Firkin

Filter pack #150
 Noise  CC 0

Someone was asking about how to achieve a fur pattern at #inkscape irc so tried to make a filter on it. Flood filled fractal noises rigged together. May someone find a good use for these.

Source Lazur URH

Decorative divider 252 #2065
 Dark  CC 0

Remix from a drawing in 'Ostatnie chwile powstania styczniowego', Zygmunt Sulima, 1887.

Source Firkin

Tileable Wood #655
 Wood  CC BY-SA 3.0

Not so subtle. These tileable wood patterns are very useful.

Source Elemis

Background pattern 308 #1872
 Yellow  CC 0

Design drawn in Paint.net, vectorised using Vector Magic and finished in Inkscape.

Source Firkin

Floral background 16 (colour) #1913
 Colorful  CC 0

Floral background 16 (colour)

Source Firkin

Paper [email protected] #1061
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

Just what the name says, paper fibers. Always good to have.

Source Heliodor jalba

gourd seamless pattern #2277
 Brown  CC 0

The image depicts a seamless pattern which includes hexagonally-aligned gourds with BG in light-brown.

Source Yamachem

lotus crane #2499
 Concrete  CC 0

The image depicts a seamless pattern of the design which includes a stylized lotus and a stylized crane.I referred to the original image in a book which is into public domain.

Source Yamachem

Checkered Light Emboss #280
 Grid  CC BY-SA 3.0

Sort of like the Photoshop transparent background, but better!

Source Alex Parker

Psychedelic Geometric Background No Black #382
 Noise  CC 0

Psychedelic Geometric Background No Black

Source GDJ

"Seamless Bark", Website Background. #879
 Wood  CC BY-SA 3.0

This background pattern contains a seamless texture of bark. It's not very realistic, but I think it looks quite nice.

Source V. Hartikainen

[email protected] #1114
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Number five from the same submitter, makes my job easy.

Source Dima Shiper

Raindrop-seamless pattern #2558
 Blue  CC 0

This is the remix of an OCAL clipart called "Rain on Window" uploaded by "pagarmidna".Thanks.This is a seamless pattern of raindrops.

Source Yamachem

Floral pattern 6 (colour 5) #2457
 Fabric  CC 0

Alternative colour scheme for the original floral pattern.

Source Firkin

Stone Wall & Yellow #1517
 Stone  CC 0

Incoming catena. Stone & well. CC0 texture.

Source Unknow

Background pattern 21 #205
 Light  CC 0

A seamless pattern the starting point for which was a 'rainbow twist' texture in Paint.net.

Source Firkin

Retro [email protected] #894
 Gray  CC BY-SA 3.0

A slightly more textured pattern, medium gray. A bit like a potato sack?

Source Bilal Ketab

Pattern & Mix #1620
 Wall  CC 0

Fence. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Background pattern 242 (colour 6) #2199
 Pink  CC 0

Random colour tile.

Source Firkin

Leather [email protected] #14
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

A leather pattern with a hint of yellow.

Source Atle Mo

Cutcube #629
 Diamond  CC BY-SA 3.0

Cubes, geometry, 3D. What’s not to love?

Source Michael Atkins

Floral design 100 (version 2) #1773
 Dark  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Straws #972
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Super detailed 16×16 tile that forms a beautiful pattern of straws.

Source Pavel

Atomicfrogs #1670
 Paper  CC 0

Paper-Wallpaper. CC0 License.

Source Unknow

Prismatic Curved Diamond Pattern 2 No [email protected] #539
 Diamond  CC 0

Prismatic Curved Diamond Pattern 2 No Background

Source GDJ

Background pattern 223 (colour 5) #2349
 Blue  CC 0

Seamless pattern formed from a tile that can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscape and using shift-alt-i.

Source Firkin