Kuji #689
 Fabric  CC BY-SA 3.0

An interesting and original pattern from Josh.

Source Josh Green

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Mocha Grunge #1099
 Gray  CC BY-SA 3.0

You don’t see many mid-tone patterns here, but this one is nice.

Source Joel Klein

Background pattern 320 #1830
 Pink  CC 0

Formed by distorting a JPG from PublicDomainPictures

Source Firkin

Floral background 20 #1813
 Red  CC 0

Derived from a drawing in 'Elfrica. An historical romance of the twelfth century', Charlotte Boger, 1885

Source Firkin

Concretia 8 #1415
 Gray  CC 0

Gamedev - Concrete Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Background pattern 267 #2067
 Dark  CC 0

Remixed from a drawing in 'An Index to Deering's Nottinghamia Vetus et Nova', Rupert Chicken, 1899. The unit tile can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscape and using shift-alt-i

Source Firkin

Iron Grip #587
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

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

Source Tony Kinard

Woven #290
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Can’t believe we don’t have this in the collection already! Slick woven pattern with crisp details.

Source Max Rudberg

Autumn leaves pattern #2468
 Brown  CC 0

A seamless pattern formed from leaves.

Source Firkin

Leafy pattern 13 #1758
 Dark  CC 0

Derived from a drawing in 'At home', J. Sowerby, J. Crane and T. Frederick, 1881.

Source Firkin

Glossy Groove Stripe Pattern (Pale Orange) #967
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

A pale orange background pattern with glossy groove stripes.

Source V. Hartikainen

Bright [email protected] #88
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

It’s okay to be square! A nice light gray pattern with random squares.

Source Waseem Dahman

Background pattern #2000
 Dark  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

Brushed Aluminum 2 #1390
 Metal  CC 0

Gamedev - Metal Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Frozen Surface With Diagonal Stripes #912
 Stripes  CC BY-SA 3.0

This light background pattern has a texture of "frozen" surface with diagonal stripes. Here's an yet another addition to the collection of free website backgrounds.

Source V. Hartikainen

Heart and rose pattern #2419
 Pink  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Black Wall #1262
 Wall  CC 0

Zerro CC tillable texture of stones photographed and made by me. CC0

Source Sojan Janso

Retro Circles Background [email protected] #436
 Dark  CC 0

Retro Circles Background 8

Source GDJ

Background pattern 248 #2181
 Dark  CC 0

To get the tile this is made up from select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.

Source Firkin

Wood Texture 1 #1430
 Wood  CC 0

Gamedev - Wood Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Wood 6b #1450
 Wood  CC 0

Gamedev - Wood Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Green Subtle Web Texture #1334
 Green  CC BY-SA 3.0

A seamless green background texture. The image is distributed under a Creative Commons License (like all of the images here).

Source V. Hartikainen

Prismatic Curved Diamond Pattern 3 No [email protected] #540
 Diamond  CC 0

Prismatic Curved Diamond Pattern 3 No Background

Source GDJ

geometrical pattern 01 #2463
 Wall  CC 0

This is a geometrical seamless pattern.

Source Yamachem

Background pattern 225 (colour 5) #2323
 Blue  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Faded Yellow Stripes, Background Pattern #1218
 Yellow  CC BY-SA 3.0

A pale yellow background pattern with vertical stripes. The stripes are partially faded. I think this background image turned out pretty well, especially those faded stripes.

Source V. Hartikainen

Background pattern 235 (colour 6) #2250
 Red  CC 0

To get the tile this is formed from select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.

Source Firkin

[email protected] #832
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Have you wondered about how it feels to be buried alive? Here is the pattern for it.

Source Hendrik Lammers

Lorem Ipsum Background #1071
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

An aged paper background tile with smeared and pressed text.

Source V. Hartikainen