You don’t see many mid-tone patterns here, but this one is nice.
Source Joel Klein
A light brushed aluminum pattern for your pleasure.
Source Tim Ward
Formed from a tile that can be had by selecting the rectangle in Inkscape and using shift+alt+i.
To get the tile this is based on, select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.
Retro Circles Background 5 No Black
From a drawing in 'Hyde Park from Domesday-Book to date', John Ashton, 1896.
Recreated from a pattern found in 'Az Osztrák-Magyar Monarchia irásban és képben', 1882. To get the tile this is based on select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift+alt+i.
Light square grid pattern, great for a “DIY projects” sort of website, maybe?
Source Rafael Almeida
From a drawing in 'Artists and Arabs', Henry Blackburn, 1868.
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Seamless Prismatic Pythagorean Line Art Pattern No Background. A seamless pattern that includes the original tile (go to Objects / Pattern / Pattern To Objects in Inkscape's menu to extract it).
This was formed by distorting an image of a background on Pixabay.
Floral patterns might not be the hottest thing right now, but you never know when you need it!
Small dots with minor circles spread across to form a nice mosaic.
Source John Burks
Might not be super subtle, but quite original in its form.
Source Alex Smith
Prismatic Floral Background
Vector version of a png that was uploaded to Pixabay by pencilparker
Otis Ray Redding was an American soul singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent scout. So you know.
Source Thomas Myrman
Prismatic Triangular Background Design Mark II 5
I scanned a paper coffee cup. You know, in case you need it.
Source Atle Mo
A background pattern with a look of rough fabric.
Source V. Hartikainen
From a drawing in 'Resa i Afrika, genom Angola, Ovampo och Damaraland', P. Moller, 1899.
Prismatic Groovy Concentric Background 3 No Black
Metal-Rusty. CC0 License.
Diagonal lines with a lot of texture to them.
Drawn in Paint.net using the kaleidoscope plug-in and vectorised.
This background pattern contains a texture of yellow wood planks. I think it looks quite original.
Source V. Hartikainen
Prismatic Dots Background 8
Tiny circle waves, almost like the ocean.
Embossed lines and squares with subtle highlights.
Source Alex Parker
Gamedev - Metal Textures. CC0 License.
Source Davit Masia