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

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Black Linen #63
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

In the spirit of WWDC 2011, here is a dark iOS inspired linen pattern.

Source Atle Mo

Brilliant #753
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

This is so subtle you need to bring your magnifier!

Source Carlos Valdez

Prismatic Polka Dots 3 No Background #528
 Noise  CC 0

Prismatic Polka Dots 3 No Background

Source GDJ

Paper 1 #15
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

A slightly grainy paper pattern with small horizontal and vertical strokes.

Source Atle Mo

Paper 2 #2113
 Paper  CC 0

CC0 textures, backgrounds.

Source SliverKnight

Background pattern 9 (B&W) #212
 Dark  CC 0

Black & white version of a pattern that came out of playing with the 'light rays' plug-in for Paint.net

Source Firkin

Background pattern 66 #195
 Wall  CC 0

A background pattern drawn in Inkscape.

Source Firkin

Cork Floor #1281
 Yellow  CC 0

Zero CC tileable cork floor, photographed and made by me. CC0

Source Sojan Janso

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

A playful triangle pattern with different shades of gray.

Source Dimitrie Hoekstra

"Black Chains", Gloomy Background #1082
 Metal  CC BY-SA 3.0

A repeating gloomy background image. This one consists of a pattern of black chains layered on top of a dark textured background.

Source V. Hartikainen

Decorative divider 300 #1715
 Dark  CC 0

Derived from a PNG that was uploaded to Pixabay by nutkitten

Source Firkin

Background pattern 207 (colour 2) #2464
 Colorful  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Soft Circle [email protected] #114
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Japanese looking fish scale pattern.

Source Ian Soper

Decorative divider 272 #1925
 Dark  CC 0

Remixed from a drawing in 'Hungary. A guide book. By several authors', 1890.

Source Firkin

Stone Wall & Yellow #1574
 Stone  CC 0

Incoming catena. Stone & well. CC0 texture.

Source Unknow

Sandpaper #1177
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

It is what it is, sandpaper.

Source Atle Mo

Planks & Roughcedar #1351
 Wood  CC 0

CC0 for Free, hope you like it.

Source Yethiel

"Dark Brick Wall", Background Pattern #1024
 Stone  CC BY-SA 3.0

Like the name suggests, this background image consists of a pattern of dark bricks. It may be an option for you, if you are looking for something that looks like a brick wall for use as a background on web pages. It's not a masterpiece, but looks pretty nice when is tiled.

Source V. Hartikainen

[email protected] #634
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

I have no idea what J Boo means by this name, but hey – it’s hot.

Source j Boo

Colorful Floral Background [email protected] #484
 Dark  CC 0

Colorful Floral Background 3

Source GDJ

Prismatic Abstract Geometric Background 2 No [email protected] #446
 Noise  CC 0

Prismatic Abstract Geometric Background 2 No Black

Source GDJ

Background pattern black and white #2030
 Dark  CC 0

A background pattern inspired by designs seen in 'Burghley. The Life of William Cecil', William Charlton, 1857.

Source Firkin

Stone Wall & Gray #1502
 Stone  CC 0

Incoming catena. Stone & well. CC0 texture.

Source Unknow

Sponge A2-2 #2125
 Yellow  CC 0

CC0 textures, backgrounds.

Source SliverKnight

Grunge Wall #81
 Wall  CC BY-SA 3.0

Light gray grunge wall with a nice texture overlay.

Source Adam Anlauf

Halftone #1310
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Halftone, not halfling. Got it?

Source Atle Mo

Tree and bird pattern #1982
 Green  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Tall plant #1818
 Dark  CC 0

From a drawing in 'The Christian Year', John Keble, 1880

Source Firkin

Background pattern 256 #2139
 Red  CC 0

Remixed from a design on Pixabay. To get the tile this is based on select the rectangle in Inkscape and use shift-alt-i

Source Firkin