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30 Best Retro Textures (Vintage Overlays and Backgrounds)

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When luscious retro textures are what you're looking for, check out Envato Elements, the go-to resource for premium retro textures. For one low monthly fee, this subscription-based marketplace also offers tons of graphic templates, fonts, add-ons, and more. Let's take a look at the best vintage textures you can find at Elements. 

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Don't waste time trying to figure out how to make your own textures in Photoshop when you can download this collection of 15 abstract circular textures in no time at all. The files are hand-crafted and high-resolution to give you unique and eye-catching effects.

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This collection of groovy vintage textures is just what you need when you want to capture that 70s vibe in your next project. These 15 textures are high-res and will work equally well in print projects like posters and packaging as they will for web graphics. 

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Impress your clients and customers with this stunning collection of ten vintage overlay textures featuring colourful flow gradients that will add depth and interest to your projects. This is an excellent choice for both web and print projects. 

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There's something unmistakably alluring about glued paper textures. If that look is what you're after, then this collection of Old Poster Textures delivers in spades. There are 20 high-res overlays in this collection, giving you plenty to experiment with. 

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Wondering how to make a retro texture in Photoshop quickly and easily? The short answer is to use a ready-made template like Vintage Texture Background from Envato Elements. These 12 high-quality textures are a great choice for overlays, websites, social media posts, and a large number of other projects. 

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Check out these nine grain and pattern textures, delivered in high-resolution PSD and PNG file formats. These Vintage Texture Overlays are an excellent choice when you need high-impact abstract backgrounds to set off your content. 

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What could be cooler than this awesome collection of retro line textures? The collection offers 11 full-page textures in both vector EPS and high-res PNG file formats. Both afford you transparent backgrounds with the texture in dark grey. You can of course add any colour you like, using either Photoshop or Illustrator.

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These vibrant and colourful background gradients would make a great addition to your posters, cards, invitations, flyers, and other projects. The pack includes ten different backgrounds.

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Looking for a retro texture background for your next project? Look no further than this collection of 25 vintage textures that are perfect for overlays and backgrounds. Use them alone or combine them to create your own unique look.

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This is a wonderful collection of vintage texture backgrounds. That's because it offers 17 high-res PNG files with gorgeous retro vibes that can be added to all sorts of projects, from wallpaper to postcards to websites or social media.

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Don't hesitate to download this collection of 16 high-res Retro Abstract Textures. The collection contains eight unique patterns with two variations, so you have lots of textures to experiment with.

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Create your own unique look with these gradient Halftone Vintage Overlay Textures. Created from high-res images, the textures offer subtle imperfections that create an authentic look. There are ten textures in this collection, offered in both vector EPS and high-res PNG formats.

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When you're looking for something extra special to create wonderful textures in your next project, check out Halftone Vintage Texture Overlay. This awesome pack of high-res textures will enhance any project you have in mind.

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These 12 retro textures offer vintage postcard looks. They are provided in PNG format and are best used as overlays to add texture and interest to your digital artwork and other web and print projects.

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You'll love this collection of vintage vector textures to add that wonderful aged effect to your projects. The ten textures are presented in both vector EPS and transparent PNG formats. 

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You can't go wrong with this stunning collection of ten aged iron textures. Use them as backgrounds or overlays in your art and design projects, whether print or web-based. 

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Prepare to be dazzled with this cool set of abstract collage textures. This fab collection includes 25 collage textures in both vector AI and EPS files and high-res JPGs. It also includes 120 collage shapes for you to experiment with and have fun.  

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Looking for film grain, light leaks, and other old-school film textures? Then how about Old Photo Texture? This collection of ten different textures in PSD and transparent PNG file format is a great choice when you're creating a project that captures that vintage photography look.

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Scratch Vintage Texture Overlay offers a wonderfully tactile quality that makes it hard to resist. These ten background textures are offered in high-resolution JPG and PNG file formats that you can manipulate to fit just about any project you have in mind.

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Bring the tactile quality of old posters to life when you use this pack of old paper textures. The pack contains over 50 distressed and grungy paper textures that you can use to create a wide range of digital or print projects.

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Check out this pack of incredible vintage book textures. There are eight textures made from high-res scans, and they're presented in both vector AI and high-resolution PNG files. Use them in any graphic software by dragging and dropping over your work. 

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When you're looking for vintage photo effects and textures, you can't go wrong with Prismatic Old Photo Texture. It offers a total of 26 refracted iridescent rays of light to transform your images from ordinary to extraordinary.

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Looking for textures that resemble city walls with old posters torn from them? Well, check out Urban Wall Old Picture Textures, a collection of 18 files that you have to check out. An excellent choice for both web and print applications, the collection comes in high-res JPG files.

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How about this collection of ten overlays offering the look of light leaks and sun flares on film? Sunbeam Old Photo Texture will transform your designs and photos, and the best part is that all you need to do to use them is to drag and drop any texture onto your image of choice.

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This fabulous texture is just what you need to bring depth and interest to your projects. Use them as backgrounds, overlays, and more. The set includes 20 halftone textures in TIFF and PNG file formats. Use your favourite graphic software to incorporate the textures in your projects.

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Do you love the look of posters glued to city walls? Are you wondering how to achieve the same effect in your work? Well, wonder no more. Old Poster Texture Overlays is just what you need to create stunning projects. This set contains 20 unique textures in high-res JPG file format for you to experiment with.

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How awesome is this Old Painted Wall Vintage Texture? This overlay is a great way to add texture to your projects. The template contains seven high-res JPG files with crisp and fine details that will bring a touch of realism to your photos and artwork. 

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These 30 torn paper textures are an excellent choice for all sorts of designs, backgrounds, masks, overlays, etc. The textures are presented in high-res transparent PNGs that are easy to use in your favourite graphic software.

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It doesn't get more fun than Epic Old Photo Textures. These 11 high-quality JPG files are an excellent choice when you want to add vintage film photography effects to your projects. 

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Wondering how to bring the texture you see on city walls to your projects quickly and easily? The short answer is to use Urban Vintage Texture Photoshop. These 15 high-quality overlays are a great choice for both web and print projects.

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