Background Patterns in Web Design: 30 Beautiful Examples

1. iconSweets 2

iconSweets 2

2. Loysel’s Toy

Loysel's Toy

3. Redefine Sydney

Redefine Sydney

4. Galpin Industries

Galpin Industries

5. Cake Sweet Cake

Cake Sweet Cake

6. Burciaga

Burciaga

7. Playground

Playground

8. Sunday Best Websites

Sunday Best Websites

9. Hollister Co.

Hollister Co.

10. Pop The Box

Pop The Box

11. Visual Republic

Visual Republic

12. perkins CSS3 LESS Framework

perkins CSS3 LESS Framework

13. The Crazy Love Campaign

The Crazy Love Campaign

14. Creature Tales

Creature Tales

15. Squared Eye

Squared Eye

16. Idyllic Creative

Idyllic Creative

17. Sullivan NYC

Sullivan NYC

18. Mind Epic

Mind Epic

19. TENTHMIL

TENTHMIL

20. Tobias Persson

Tobias Persson

21. Moo’s

Moo's

22. wakWAW

wakWAW

23. cabedge.com

cabedge.com

24. Tapp3 Media

Tapp3 Media

25. Island Creek Oyster Bar

Island Creek Oyster Bar

26. Electric Pulp

Electric Pulp

27. Bzzy App

Bzzy App

28. Humaan

Humaan

29. AdPacks

AdPacks

30. Album Art Collection

Album Art Collection

Pattern Tutorials and Guides

If you’d like to learn how to create and apply repeating patterns in your work, you should check out these tutorials and resources.

  • Azhmed Dijas

    This dude has some epic premium patterns for free http://www.subtlepatterns.com

  • http://www.lampslightingandmore.com/ Hiren Modi

    How can I implement this kind of background for my eCommerce website? Can you suggest me best tutorials to get it done?

  • http://sixrevisions.com Jacob Gube

    Great resource, thanks for sharing it.

  • http://sixrevisions.com Jacob Gube

    Generally, you use CSS to apply backgrounds in any web layout (e-commerce or otherwise). I can’t think of any tutorial off the top of my head, but pretty sure there’s plenty out there; try some Google searches.

  • http://www.lampslightingandmore.com/ Hiren Modi

    Oh great! Thanks for your reply. Does it really matter to decrease load time of website?

  • camille

    Yes load time does matter. Here is an article with an info-graphics that shows how increasing load time leads to visitor loss :
    http://blog.kissmetrics.com/loading-time/

  • http://www.webflysoftware.com adumpaul

    Awesome collection of background pattern.

  • http://bcwebpros.ca Dave

    Very nice examples of patterns use on websites. I’ve been really interestedin implementing patterns but haven’t learned to blend it in a subtle manner. Thanks a lot for the article.

  • http://ismaelburciaga.com Ismael Burciaga

    WOW thanks for featuring 2 of my sites.

  • http://www.red-website-design.co.uk Mark Ford

    Some nice patterns. Thanks for sharing.