BACKGROUND PATTERNS


Squidfingers (clean, small-scale)
Hip and Twendy (bright stripes, dots)
Citrus Moon (fancy, arabesque, geometric)
Kollermedia (simple, geometric)
Plaids
Tartans (check the Gallery Hall of Fame for the best starting points)
Ginghams
Textures Archive
Pixel Patterns (small scale)
Pattern Cooler (busy, geometric, retro, large scale, intricate - some damask and floral)
Colour Lovers (various, make your own)
Ava 7 (brights, retro)
Better Textures
The Inspiration Gallery (muted damasks, moire)
Make Your Own Stripes
Make Your Own Tartan
Make Your Own Shapes (also great for making solid color textures)