650+ Free Photoshop Patterns

by Steven Snell

May 26, 2010 in Resources

The use of repeating patterns in Photoshop can help to produce attractive website backgrounds with very little effort, and of course patterns have other uses as well. In this post we’ll feature some of the best free patterns that are available. You’ll find some individual patterns as well as many packs of multiple patterns.

Seamless Subtle Patterns (15 patterns)Cover

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Paisley Photoshop Patterns (8 patterns)

Different Texture

Skull Patterns (2 patterns)

Skull Patterns

Paisley Photoshop Patterns

Floral Photoshop Patterns (4 patterns)

Floral Photoshop Patterns

Flower Photoshop Patterns (6 patterns)

Photoshop Patterns

Different Texture (1 pattern)

Hand-Drawn Scrolls (1 pattern)

Hand-Drawn  Scrolls

Antique Engraved (1 pattern)

Antique  Engraved

Stylized Clouds (1 pattern)

Stylized  Clouds

Grungy Natural Beige Patterns (6 patterns)

Grungy Natural Beige Patterns

Grungy Natural Beige Patterns 2 (6 patterns)

Grungy Natural Beige Patterns 2


Floral (1 pattern)


Leafy Set (3 patterns)

Leafy  Set

Gypsy Garden (1 pattern)

Gypsy  Garden

Late Bloomer (3 patterns)

Late  Bloomer

Hexagonal Patterns (72 patterns)

Hexagonal Patterns

Damask (1 pattern)


Charcoal Damask (1 pattern)

Patterns by onethirtytwo (6 patterns)

Patterns by onethirtytwo

Tileable Classic Nebula Space Patterns (8 patterns)

Tileable Classic Nebula Space Patterns

Tileable Starfield Patterns (5 patterns)

Tileable Starfield Patterns

Carbon Fiber (10 patterns)

Carbon  Fiber

Carbon Fiber (1 pattern)

Carbon Fiber

Spiderman (1 pattern)


Seamless Stripes (13 patterns)

Seamless Stripes

Stripe Patterns 2 (20 patterns)

Stripe Patterns 2

Basic Elements (50 patterns)

Basic Elements

Handmade Paper (8 patterns)

Handmade  Paper

Grunge Patterns (9 patterns)

Grunge  Patterns

Victorian Dreams (10 patterns)

Victorian  Dreams

Grim Lady Baroque Patterns (4 patterns)

Grim Lady Baroque Patterns

Midnight Blue Patterns (6 patterns)

Midnight Blue Patterns

Carbon (2 patterns)


Skulls and Hearts (3 patterns)

Skulls and Hearts

Patterns Pack 4 (3 patterns)

Patterns Pack 4

Hearts and Boxes (3 patterns)

Hearts and Boxes

Patterns Pack 04 (10 patterns)

Patterns Pack 04

Patterns Pack 05 (15 patterns)

Patterns Pack 05

Patterns Pack 21 (15 patterns)

Patterns Pack 21

Vintage Pea Green Patterns (6 patterns)

Vintage Pea Green Patterns

Grungy Vintage Dots (8 patterns)

Grungy Vintage Dots

Tileable Clouds (4 patterns)

Tileable Clouds

Flower Patterns (4 patterns)

Flower  Patterns

Pretty in Pink (2 patterns)

Pretty  in Pink

Tech and Screentone Patterns (26 patterns)

Tech and  Screentone Patterns

Web 2.0 Patterns (139 patterns)

Web  2.0 Patterns

Halftones (28 patterns)


Scanlines (21 patterns)


Terrains (8 patterns)


Wood Patterns (9 patterns)

Wood  Patterns

Concrete Patterns (12 patterns)

Concrete  Patterns

Textured Stripes (6 patterns)

Textured  Stripes

Micro Patterns (54 patterns)

Micro  Patterns

Animal Prints (32 patterns)

Animal  Prints

Honeycomb (5 patterns)


Elegant Floral (1 pattern)

Elegant  Floral

Mono Circles (3 patterns)

Mono  Circles

Tileable Icy and Watery Seamless Blue Textures (9 patterns)

Tileable Icy and Watery Seamless Blue Textures

Grungy Teal Tileable Patterns (6 patterns)

Grungy Teal Tileable Patterns

Tileable Basket Weave Textures (4 patterns)

Tileable Basket Weave Textures

Diagonal Stripes (6 patterns)

Diagonal  Stripes

Pink Floral (1 pattern)

Pink  Floral

Abstract Swirls (1 pattern)

Abstract  Swirls

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  • Drag

    May 26th

    Thanks, some really nice ones here.

  • natlantis

    May 26th

    Good job !

    But any idea about how to find a good leather pattern ? (a great pattern :D )

    Thx ;)

  • HowToPlaza

    May 26th

    This is really a very comprehensive collection of Photoshop patterns and some of them can be put to great use. Thanks for compiling this list.

    ~~ Sarah ~~

  • Sabor Design Studio

    May 26th

    These are great. Thanks for sharing!

  • kien

    May 26th

    thx for the awesome psd patterns!

  • Scott Corgan

    May 26th

    Nothing like a yummy pattern to at a little depth to photoshop digital-ness…

  • Sarah Lynn

    May 26th

    This is a great round-up! Thanks for sharing!

  • Laira

    May 26th

    Awesome collection…I like many of them..thanks for sharing this great list…

  • Prejith

    May 27th

    Oh god, just unbelievable.

  • web designer@debanjan

    May 27th

    You are really great artist.Your designs really creative .

  • Iflexion

    May 27th

    Nice list! Thank you very much. They are so beautiful. The real inspiration.

  • Kris

    May 27th

    Awesome collection!! Nice one :)

  • Lourens

    May 28th

    Amazing collection, thank you, can’t wait to use them!!

  • Web Design

    May 31st

    Brilliant mate! 650 means a lot of work… :)

  • @Thinkstock

    Jun 1st

    Really fantastic round-up, thanks for doing all the hard work. We love seeing people work together to round up solutions like this!

  • webagencyfirenze.info

    Jun 3rd

    very nice photoshop patterns

  • forgotten

    Jun 3rd

    you forgot about patterns.ava7.com all unique…

  • kbjoran

    Jun 3rd

    I was so sad to see that Victorian Dreams was no longer at the listed URL. The others I liked were all available though. Thanks for the great collection!

  • Jim

    Jun 4th

    Absolutley awesome. Never understood the power of the pattern until now. Thankyou so much. Opened some doors for me

  • Pauline

    Jun 6th

    What a rare resource for all artists, thank you for your generosity.


  • Rob

    Jun 14th

    Lovely collection, these are literally ALWAYS useful!

  • Chris Beaman

    Jul 13th

    Thank you! Great list.

  • doris

    Jul 17th

    This is a great round-up! Thanks for sharing!

  • Photoshop Leicester

    Jul 22nd

    I like the “Tileable Classic Nebula Space Patterns (8 patterns)” amazinggg

    Thanks for sharing

  • handbags

    Jul 23rd

    This is a great round-up! Thanks for sharing!

  • vuitton

    Aug 14th

    really nice icons,thnx a lot for them.

  • HDR Textures

    Aug 21st

    Starfield patterns are awesome!

  • Johnny

    Sep 13th

    Thanks for the awsome patterns, very nice work, and thanks for making it a sharware for all to use, thank you to all that created them :)

  • JennyP

    Oct 4th

    These are amazing. Need to get an external drive for all the great stuff here.

  • BBWGirl

    Oct 8th

    WOW! There are just soo many, thanks a lot – this site is superb.

  • SEO

    Oct 8th

    These are incredibly useful – must have taken forever to put all these together. Incredible post

  • Ganesh

    Oct 15th

    Awesome collections. It helps to all people those who love Photoshop designing.

  • inblues

    Oct 18th

    thanks for the free patterns. Love it.

  • popcorn

    Oct 19th

    Great collection!

  • Grace

    Oct 20th

    Fab collection! Thanks :)

  • Brett Widmann

    Nov 2nd

    Very nice collection. Thanks for sharing!

  • NephilimMuse

    Nov 20th

    Epic. Simply Epic.

  • Deepak

    Nov 26th

    Beautiful collection and good job. Thanks for sharing.

  • Beats by Dre

    Dec 15th

    very nice work, and thanks for making it a sharware for all to use, thank you to all that created them

  • Photoshop Patterns

    Jan 2nd

    Wow alot of good patterns here. Thanks!

  • udrea

    Jan 11th

    there are not 650 here. pff liars…

  • shapewear

    Jan 14th

    Thanks for the great compilation of patterns. I’ve bookmarked this for future reference. Thanks for the share.

  • freshinsite

    Feb 1st

    This post is very cool and interesting. Beautiful compilation of patterns, Thanks for the post.

  • Burning Bridges

    Feb 22nd

    Really liked the blue ice images. Making a few color changes you could get pretty creative with those. Great collection!

  • Ganesh Kumar

    Feb 26th

    Awesome! Thanks for the Beautiful collections!

  • Compare Marketing Companies

    Mar 13th

    really creative designs – must have been a lot of work :)

  • SEO

    Mar 16th

    There are some fantastic patterns here, wonderful work.

    This must have taken a couple of hours.

    Dedication, Sir. Dedication.

  • Web Design

    Mar 16th

    Some brilliant designs there, keep up the hard work. I especially like the grunge ones.

  • Mike Hawk

    Mar 22nd

    Sweet mang I love this.

  • tutoriale photoshop

    Mar 27th

    very nice photoshop patterns, really good, amazing

  • Web Design

    Mar 30th

    The carbon filter patterns are brilliant, can’t wait to use them!

  • paula

    Mar 30th

    These are great, thanks for sharing!

  • pembuatan website

    Apr 2nd

    great sharing, do you have any bamboo style ?

  • Mal Milligan

    Apr 7th

    Score !! I came here looking for some box patterns and found 2 others I had not even imagined… that I now need. I get stoked finding a surprise brush or pattern on my way to work. TY, Regards – Mal

  • Yuriy Z.

    Apr 8th

    Wow these are really nice. I might use something from here on a project soon. Thanks!

  • clipping path

    Apr 11th

    Your blog is really helpful for photoshop tutorial & lots of tips!
    many many thanks for sharing this nice post!

  • SEO Sheffield

    May 6th

    Helpful tutorial. Thank you for this. Really helps out. I’ve been looking for a nice background and I found it here.

  • TheShadow @ Mobile Themes World

    May 6th

    Thanks for sharing these patterns.

  • cove

    May 9th

    Thankssss i love you saved my life! :D

  • florist kl

    May 16th

    There are numerous great content pieces in this website and they just value to have people to dedicate certain amount of time on the website and read through. By doing so, for certain the viewers could very well benefit significantly. The author is understand with the ideas and also there are several indept knowledge and also different point of views that worth reading. Pretty useful indeed.

  • miss emoticon

    May 19th

    Howdy are using WordPress for your blog platform? I’m new to the blog world but I’m trying to get started and set up my own. Do you need any html coding knowledge to make your own blog? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  • web design dubai

    May 20th

    very useful website!

  • Tom

    Jun 9th

    Very cool collection .. often used the pattern that you recommend, thanks ..

  • starker01

    Jun 13th

    I just got what is was looking for

  • web design uae

    Jun 14th

    Awesome site and a great collection.

  • Mass Profit Formula

    Jun 23rd

    hi, I just got what is was looking for. very useful website for everybody

  • Kosala

    Jun 27th

    Hey… this is the wonderful pattens and thank for given

  • maya

    Jul 23rd

    thank you so much:)

  • Zubair Amjad

    Jul 27th

    Thank you so much for sharing.
    These patterns are realy cool and beautiful :)

  • Logo

    Aug 3rd

    Wow! you really got me on this one!

    nice work!
    i guess it took you some time to put them all together.

    keep it up!


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