Websites are always moving forward with the next greatest trends. Background patterns are obviously very popular, but it does take some work to push out these creative ideas. Even the best graphics designers may struggle coming up with new pattern ideas. Thus inspiration plays a big role in how you create repeating tiles.
Check out the gallery below where I’ve put together some very inspirational patterns. You can pinpoint some of the elements in these patterns and determine how the author could move them around. Placement and coordination are two important factors when building custom repeating tiles.