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The gradient trend is rocking the world! Let's find out why and check out this awesome list of resources below.

If a bold punch of color is exactly what you need, consider trying a colorful gradient. From gorgeous beach tones to the stylish violet trends of 2022, these wonderful gradients are fun to use and multi-purpose.

Today we bring you over 35 amazing choices of gradient-based resources, exclusively picked from the premium sections of Envato Elements and Envato Market, just like this one:

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Designed to help you work smarter, not harder, these resources are the perfect way to avoid creative burnout. Keep the inspiration alive with this smart collection of backgrounds, gradient palettes, and so much more.

Discover the Best Gradient Resources on Envato Elements for 2022

Are you looking for modern gradients? For a low monthly subscription, Envato Elements offers you high-quality assets with unlimited downloads. Here you can find the best gradients, video templates, graphics, and more!

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In this section, you'll find a curated selection of the most beautiful gradients for every type of design project you're working on. Check them out:

18 Beautiful Gradients From Envato Elements

16 Watercolor Gradient Backgrounds (JPG)

Watercolor textures can offer a unique touch to any print design. Combine it with beautiful gradients and you'll have a lovely result! Take this watercolor pack, for instance. It includes 16 watercolor gradient backgrounds great for web and print use!

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Odeon Stationery Set (EPS, AI, PDF)

Inspire yourself with stationery that is just as creative. This Odeon set, for instance, includes impressive modern gradients and designs created with high-resolution vectors. Get 12 designs complete with automatic bleed lines and more!

Odeon Stationery Set

1000 Inverted Gradient Effects (SKETCH)

Create the logo of your dreams with this set of inverted gradient effects. Designed to create cool gradients with a 3D effect, these layered vector files are fun and easy to use. Simply open up the Sketch file to get started right away.

1000 Inverted Gradient Effects

Gradient Social Media Pack (AI, PSD)

Step up your game with a social media pack like the one below. Featuring 20 modern gradients and templates for Instagram posts and stories, these templates have been optimized for Instagram use. Boost your numbers with this high-quality pack!

Gradient Social Media Pack

Modern Gradients + Cool Stylish Stationery (AI, EPS)

Update your stationery with these fun and modern gradients. This stylish stationery set is right on trend with deep gradients and vibrant colors. Featuring simplistic designs ideal for many purposes, this download includes letterheads, business cards, and even envelopes!

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New Modern Gradients (JPG)

These are one of the best gradient resources for instant professional design. These modern gradients feature eight JPEG files with 6k resolution for sublime, high-level quality. Use them for banners or posters, or even your website headers.

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Flat Design Gradients (AI, EPS, JPG, PNG, PSD, SVG)

Your icons could use a few gradients too! Showcasing the bold violet color scheme of 2022, these icons are different because of their flat design gradients. It features 350 icons for a range of industries. It includes everything from business and finance to healthcare and web apps, so you'll be happy you downloaded this pack! Go ahead and try these amazing icons with flat design gradients.

Flat Gradient Icons

1000 Square Patterns (SKETCH)

Need a nice pattern for your work? Check out this exclusive pack of square patterns below. Featuring gorgeous bright gradient colors inspired by neon and natural designs, these patterns can serve many purposes. Give them a try and tell us your favorites!

1000 Square Patterns

Modern Gradients on Brochure (INDD)

Clients are often a tough sell. That's why it's important to create a brochure that is inviting and colorful. Check out these modern gradients over this brochure template featuring a lovely polygonal pattern and gradient fusion. Get access to A5 and letter-sized formats which are both editable in Adobe InDesign.

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Lightning Photoshop Action (ATN)

Photo manipulations are fun but often require substantial time and energy. Save countless hours of work by using a Photoshop action like this creative lightning effect. Choose from ten colorful gradient presets with amazing gradient options for an exciting look!

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Magenta Magazine (INDD)

Launch your next publication with style! This Magenta magazine template features a clean, elegant template with plenty of add-ons to make your magazine shine. Included with this download is a fully editable InDesign file featuring 30 pages, bleed lines, and free fonts!

Magenta Magazine

Wedding Invitation (AI, EPS)

Embark on the plans for your special day with an exciting new wedding invitation. Think outside of the box with a unique style that features a fun travel theme for your guests. Download it today to get access to print-ready files and free fonts.

Wedding Invitation

20 Summer Duotone Photoshop Action (ATN)

Relive your favorite memories from summer with this awesome duotone Photoshop action. This download features 20 summer-inspired colorful gradient presets that can all be applied to your photos in minutes! Also included is a convenient help guide for more information!

20 Summer Duotone Photoshop Action

Cool Gradients With Colorful Stripes (AI, EPS)

There's no better way to inspire yourself daily than with a set of creative stationery. These modern gradients and designs feature an extraordinary scale-like design with stunning gradients. Choose from four different colorful gradient combinations to match your overall brand.

Cool Colorful Stripes Stationery

Watercolor Business Cards (PSD)

Creative business cards always impress potential clients. And you can leave a wonderful impression with this amazing set of watercolor business cards. Created with Adobe Photoshop, this template features two horizontal card templates you can easily customize.

Watercolor Business Cards

Icons: Bright Gradients for Illustrator (AI, EPS)

Every designer needs a few essential icon sets in their collection. So take a look at this brilliant customer service pack. You'll get modern gradients and a set of icons with fresh colors, which you can use for nearly any part of your business. They're 100% vector and come in a fully editable Illustrator file. Get these bright gradients and use them in any of your projects.

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Gradients for Illustrator & A4 Trifold (AI)

Trifold brochures are a traditional marketing tool many entrepreneurs use. So update your old design and add some modern gradients while using this A4 template. Using only free fonts and fully editable elements, this template comes in a standard Adobe Illustrator format for easy customization.

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Gradient Palettes on Flyer (PSD)

Create a night no one can forget with a show-stopping flyer. This abstract design features vibrant gradient palettes with realistic paint textures. It's ready to edit and comes conveniently organized in one Photoshop file. Links to free fonts are also included!

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Discover Modern Gradients on GraphicRiver for 2022

If you plan to buy a single colorful gradient for your project, try GraphicRiver. Here you can get the best gradients one by one, without needing a subscription.

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Take a look at some cool gradient backgrounds and some gradients for Illustrator and other design programs:

19 Cool Gradients and Resources From GraphicRiver

Colorful and Cool Gradient Backgrounds (JPG, EPS, AI)

Can't choose between your favorite gradient palettes? With this pack, you won't have to! Featuring stunning gradient blur backgrounds perfect for any device, this gradient pack is definitely essential. The smooth soft blurs create an instant calming effect your audience will love.

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Flat Design Gradients & Swatches (EPS, AI)

It's not always easy to pick gradient palettes on your own. That's why these remarkable flat design gradients and swatches are the perfect resource for your work. Inspired by the colorful gradients of iOS 7, this pack contains over 50 swatches to choose from. Use them in almost any project!

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Halftone Gradient Geometric Lines Backgrounds (JPG, AI)

Pump up the colors of your website or app with this bold set of gradient backgrounds. Created with geometric lines and a halftone finish, these backgrounds come in both vector and jpeg formats. Easily change the color or have fun using the ten colorful gradient presets already included.

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Neuron Photoshop Action (TIFF, PSD, JPG)

Pair your favorite glitch effect with a vibrant gradient for an incredible result. This Photoshop action does all the work for you by letting you brush over the area where you would like the effect to occur before pressing play. Get ten awesome gradients and more with this download.

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Modern Minimal Club Poster (PSD)

The minimalist trend is here to stay. So take advantage of these modern gradients and color trends with this epic club poster. A print-ready design that is easy to customize, this template features a minimalist geometric design against a colorful gradient with watercolor texture. Try it out!

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30 Real Sky Gradients (JPG, PNG, RAW, SVG)

Easily change the sky in any landscape or city photo with this brilliant pack of sky gradients. Inspired by realistic sunsets and divine city skies, this pack is based on real photographic references. Get access to 30 high-quality gradients with no visible banding.

30 Real Sky Gradients

Grunge Texture Backgrounds (PNG, JPG)

For a perfect mix of gradient and grunge texture, check out this awesome background pack. Designed at 3000x3000 pixels, these backgrounds can be easily integrated into any web, branding, or app project. Try it out to get access to ten colorful JPEG gradients and two textures.

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DJ Concert Flyer (PSD)

Be unforgettable. Throw the best events around with a stylish concert flyer at your side. This poster features four colorful gradient options to choose from, with editable elements you can easily adjust. Just open it up with Photoshop to use the best gradients you can find in this list.

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100 Ocean Horizon Gradients (PSD)

The serene colors of the ocean have a calming effect on us all. So it's no wonder designers like to incorporate these natural gradient palettes into their work. Mix and match your favorite colorful gradient combinations with this massive pack of 100 ocean horizon gradients.

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Abstract and Bright Gradients (PNG, AI)

Take the headache out of design with creative bundles like this one! Featuring gorgeous backgrounds, brushes, and 3D renders, this pack is essential for product design and posters. Mix and match your favorite tools for a futuristic effect!

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Ice Polygon Backgrounds (JPG)

Icy blue colors remind us of wintry palettes with these cool gradients. You can work that same refreshing energy into your designs with this pack of polygonal backgrounds. Included in this download are ten diverse ice backgrounds created at high resolution.

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Grainy Gradient Palettes (EPS, PSD, PNG, JPG, AI, ABR, CSH)

Stepping into your next presentation has gotten a whole lot easier. Designers craft exclusive presentation packs like this one to help you win big! So make sure to use them to get the most out of your work. Included in this pack are 20 unique slides and 10 gradient backgrounds.

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Delight Backgrounds (JPG)

Similar to our other beautiful choices, these delightful gradient backgrounds are easy on the eyes. Featuring 32 high-resolution designs crafted with a popular blur effect, these backgrounds are smart and classy. Use them for product displays, posters, and more.

Delight Backgrounds

Cool Gradient Backgrounds (JPG, EPS, AI)

Match your original style with unique gradient overlays. With 50 gradient overlays available, this Photoshop action takes the work out of all your social media posts. Simply play the action to apply the effect and enjoy endless style possibilities.

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Modern Gradients (JPG, EPS, AI)

We couldn't have a gradient list without a few swatch gradient palettes. This extraordinary selection includes stunning gradients with trendy gradient palettes. From exciting neon colorful gradients to subdued natural tones, this pack is essential for any creative designer. Give it a try!

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i9 Template System (PPT, PPTX, PSD, JPG)

Infographics are one of the best ways to reach your readers. Keep them captivated with this massive template pack built for presentations and business projects. Included are 22 impressive templates with dark and light versions available.

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Bookmark Business Card (PSD)

Your business card is a reflection of you. So make your efforts count with this unique business card template. This template features a clever bookmark-inspired design with cool gradient colors you'll definitely want. Fully editable and print-ready, this template comes with 14 colorful gradient presets for more variety.

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Vintage & Retro Gradients (EPS)

Even if you love vintage design, you don't have to miss out on modern gradients. Take this collection of vintage and retro gradients, for example. Featuring over 100 colorful gradient swatches and 28 amazing gradients, this pack is an essential resource for any designer. Try it now!

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Duotone Gradient Photoshop Action (PSD, JPG)

Combine two of your favorite colors for the greatest duotone effect! This Photoshop action helps you easily convert your photos into Instagram-worthy posts with just the click of a button. Featuring 100 professional colorful gradient presets, this action offers colors that are both lively and fun. Enjoy!

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Download Your Favorite Graphic Today!

Love the gradient trend? For more inspiring gradient assets, check out hundreds of incredible resources to add to your collection.

This list is jam-packed with amazing resources for the avid designer familiar with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and more. Be sure to browse Envato Market and Envato Elements for more resources.

Editorial Note: This post has been updated with contributions from Gonzalo Angulo. Gonzalo is a staff writer with Envato Tuts+.

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