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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. Today we bring you over 25 amazing choices of the best gradient-based resources, exclusively picked from the premium sections of Envato Elements.

The low monthly subscription to Envato Elements offers you high-quality assets with unlimited downloads. Here you can find the best gradients, video templates, graphics, and more! Let's take a look at just a few of the assets available to you with your subscription.

28 Beautiful Gradients From Envato Elements

1. Cool Color Gradient Backgrounds (JPG)

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This download is filled with some beautiful gradients. It includes 17 backgrounds, each one with aesthetic gradient effects that will light up any page or screen. Whether you're creating a social media post or summer sale signage, you'll get a lot out of this.

2. Stained Glass | Gradient Backgrounds (JPG)

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Who said that gradients have to be super colorful? This cool gradient option features this gray color, along with six other variations. It's an abstract selection that comes with eight different backgrounds, giving you a lot of control over how you want to apply these cool gradients.

3. Aesthetic Gradient Textures (JPG)

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The way each color softly blends into another makes this one of the most beautiful gradient downloads around. There are 30 backgrounds included here, each with a textured look that highlights the cool color gradients even more.

4. Gradients for Illustrator: Ten Pack (AI, EPS, JPG)

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Here's a collection of gradients for Illustrator that you should download if you want to add some colorful splashes to your work. This set includes ten holographic selections that can be used in posters, handouts, and anything else you can set your creative mind to. 

5. Music Gradient Social Media Feed (AI, EPS, PSD)

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Are you creating social media content for a special event or brand? Then make sure you keep these modern and cool gradients handy. It's a great way to share crucial information in a way that's eye-catching. Try it if you want gradients for Illustrator or Photoshop in a simple download.

6. 16 Watercolor Gradient Backgrounds (JPG)

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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.

7. Odeon Stationery Set (EPS, AI, PDF)

Odeon Stationery Set

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. They're some of the best gradients for Illustrator that you can download.

8. 1000 Beautiful Inverted Gradient Effects (SKETCH)

1000 Inverted Gradient Effects

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.

9. Gradient Social Media Pack (AI, PSD)

Gradient Social Media Pack

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 pack of gradients for Illustrator to download.

10. Modern Gradients + Cool Stylish Stationery (AI, EPS)

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

11. New Modern Gradients (JPG)

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These are some 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.

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

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Your icons could use a few gradients too! Showcasing a bold violet color scheme, these icons are different because of their flat design gradients. The set 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.

13. 1000 Square Patterns (SKETCH)

1000 Square Patterns

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!

14. Modern Gradients on Brochure (INDD)

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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.

15. Lightning Photoshop Action (ATN)

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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.

16. Magenta Magazine (INDD)

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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.

17. Wedding Invitation (AI, EPS)

Wedding Invitation

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 with the best gradient effects.

18. 20 Summer Duotone Photoshop Action (ATN)

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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.

19. Cool Gradients With Colorful Stripes (AI, EPS)

Cool Colorful Stripes Stationery

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.

20. Watercolor Business Cards (PSD)

Watercolor Business Cards

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.

21. Icons: Bright Gradients for Illustrator (AI, EPS)

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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.

22. Gradients for Illustrator & A4 Trifold (AI)

Gradient A4 Trifold Template

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.

23. Gradient Fashion Instagram Stories (PSD)

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Show your style with these Instagram templates with gradient effects. You can share what pieces you're working on or who you've styled recently. Even though the templates are nice and colorful, they focus attention on your content. It's one of the best packs of gradients to use if you're in the fashion world.

24. Gradient Sky Backgrounds (JPG)

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Get celestial inspiration with these sky backgrounds. The ten different looks feature some cool color gradient effects. If you're making posters or desktop wallpapers, you should try these.

25. Bubbles & Cool Colorful Gradients (PNG)

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Some of the best gradients for modern projects have subtle transitions between colors. This entry is a perfect example. Take a look at how the background slowly gives way to each new tone. The bubbles are also a nice touch. Work with the 13 gradients and 25 soap bubbles to create something unique for your creative ideas.

26. Fast Food Gradient Icon (AI, EPS, PNG, SVG)

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If you're working on a food presentation or website, you should sample this icon collection. There are 50 included with a diverse set of foods. Each one also features cool color gradients to use in Illustrator.

27. Zig Zag Gradient Backgrounds (JPG)

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Edgy and interesting, this zig-zag download has some beautiful gradients in its backgrounds. They're all high resolution, so you'll know that you have the best quality in whatever you're designing. There are ten alternatives in this pack, so see which gradient effects you like the most.

28. Best Instagram Gradient Templates for Creators (PSD)

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Calling all content creators! This final entry is for you. It has five Instagram post templates that feature beautiful, aesthetic gradient effects that will pop on a timeline. Open up Photoshop and edit quickly thanks to the included Smart Object layers.

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 Elements for more creative resources.

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