Patterns are very useful design resources particularly for web design and background design. The option of filling your background with a full-blown image might not be a useful solution anymore today. It is difficult to adapt to the varieties of screen resolutions out there today. Patterns, however, offer better solutions as they are repeated and add personality to your project. Here, we have compiled some of the best subtle patterns to use in your site and app designs. Subtle patterns will add a slight hint of pattern without taking a lot of attention away from the main content.