Simple Horizontal [email protected] #983
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Sometimes you just need the simplest thing.

Source Fabricio

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Gray [email protected] #756
 Gray  CC BY-SA 3.0

Floral patterns might not be the hottest thing right now, but you never know when you need it!

Source Lauren

Parquet flooring pattern (colour 2) #2426
 Green  CC 0

A seamless pattern recreated from an image on Pixabay. It is reminiscent of parquet flooring and is formed from a square tile, which can be recovered in Inkscape by selecting the ungrouped rectangle and using shift-alt-I together.

Source Firkin

Floral design 71 #2429
 Dark  CC 0

From a drawing in 'From Snowdon to the Sea. Striking stories of North and South Wales', Marie Trevelyan, 1895.

Source Firkin

Stone Wall & Yellow Glod #1586
 Stone  CC 0

Incoming catena. Stone & well. CC0 texture.

Source Unknow

Skulls #1302
 Yellow  CC BY-SA 3.0

Not subtle at all, but man – the craftsmanship is ace!

Source Adam

Sativa #1306
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Honestly, who does not like a little pipe and mustache?

Source Luca Errico

More Rough Wood 5 #1431
 Wood  CC 0

Gamedev - Wood Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Carbon [email protected] #4
 Carbon  CC BY-SA 3.0

A dark pattern made out of 3×3 circles and a 1px shadow. This works well as a carbon texture or background.

Source Atle Mo

Retro Squares Background 2 #416
 Noise  CC 0

Retro Squares Background 2

Source GDJ

Debut Dark #1014
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

Same classic 45-degree pattern, dark version.

Source Luke McDonald

Gold [email protected] #285
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

More Japanese-inspired patterns, Gold Scales this time.

Source Josh Green

R.I.P Steve [email protected] #293
 Paper  CC BY-SA 3.0

He influenced us all. “Don’t be sad because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”

Source Atle Mo

Contemporary China 2 #1338
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Old China with a modern twist, take two.

Source Adam Charlts

Background pattern 334 (colour) #1730
 Red  CC 0

Derived from an image that was uploaded to Pixabay by Kaz

Source Firkin

Nice Snow #1199
 Light  CC BY-SA 3.0

Not the most subtle, but very useful.

Source Kerstkaarten

Colorful Floral Pattern Background 3-remix #215
 Noise  CC 0

This is the remix of "Colorful Floral Pattern Background 3" uploaded by "GDJ". Thanks.

Source Yamachem

Subtle Carbon #949
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

There are many carbon patterns, but this one is tiny.

Source Designova

Floral design 87 #1886
 Dark  CC 0

From a drawing in 'Cowdray: the history of a great English House', Julia Roundell, 1884.

Source Firkin

Background pattern 4 #223
 Noise  CC 0

A pattern derived from repeating unit cells each derived from part of a mosaic in paint.net. The starting point for the mosaic was a picture of some prawns!

Source Firkin

White Well & Fissure #1701
 Wall  CC 0

Background Wall, Art Abstract, white Well & CC0 texture.

Source Ractapopulous

Prismatic Triangular Background Design Mark II 5 #406
 Dark  CC 0

Prismatic Triangular Background Design Mark II 5

Source GDJ

Leafy pattern 12 (colour 2) #1761
 Red  CC 0

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

Source Firkin

Concretia 2 #1409
 Dark  CC 0

Gamedev - Concrete Textures. CC0 License.

Source Davit Masia

Background pattern 263 (colour 2) #2072
 Leather  CC 0

Alternative colour scheme.

Source Firkin

Dark [email protected] #307
 Dark  CC BY-SA 3.0

People seem to enjoy dark patterns, so here is one with some circles.

Source Atle Mo

Decorative divider 284 #1848
 Dark  CC 0

From a drawing in 'In an Enchanted Island', William Mallock, 1892.

Source Firkin

Floral background 2 #380
 Wall  CC 0

Background formed from the original with an emboss effect

Source GDJ

Background pattern 252 #2162
 Dark  CC 0

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.

Source Firkin

Background pattern 320 (colour 2) #1829
 Dark  CC 0

Formed by distorting a JPG from PublicDomainPictures

Source Firkin