If you find all those desktop wallpaper designs too busy and distracting, you may prefer the clean unobtrusive designs found at Simple Desktops.  In the spirit of “less is more,” this cool site is curated by Tom Watson.

Start March with a New Desktop by Smashing

Celebrate March 2009 with the help of Smashing Magazine. They’ve posted 45 new, free desktop wallpapers created by designers around the world.  

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This one [above] is by Kathleen Verhetsel from Belgium,

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and this one [above] is by Jon Victorino of USA.  Check them out here.