Dress up your desktop. Free from Smashing Magazine.
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.
Home ownership isn’t everything. Hang up some free art on your desktop. If you want to be newly inspired, you must check out Totally Severe. Very wow!
Happy Valentine’s Day, Dear Readers! Note: Each month Smashing Magazine shares a whole bunch of free desktop wallpapers to inspire creativity throughout the year. This one is designed by Davide Vicariotto from Italy.
Create your own desktop wallpaper or download one that was created by someone else. The program is great for wannabe graphic designers or graffiti artists. It seems to lead to an urban aerosol look, as in this example.
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If you love Google Maps, you might also like Earth Wallpapers. A group in Australia called SOAP Creative has done the hard part for us. If you dream of one day floating in outer space, you need a free desktop wallpaper photograph from Earth Wallpapers.
See some cool stuff by designers with a sense of fun. Check out free wallpaper, icons, e-cards, and more. Square Elephant A Small Garden
I love the texture and color of this elephant. There are 39 other breezy desktop images to inspire new ideas. Check them out.
This week I discovered a new favorite, The Kindred Site. You can find art and artists there. Once each season they proffer divine desktop art. This one (above) is by Sarah Ahearn. And this one is by Jessica Gonacha.
octopus invader 1680×1050 (widescreen) Originally uploaded by netvibes Flickr is a great source for free desktop wallpaper. Here’s a collection proffered by netvibes. Change your imagery and change your outlook.
Celebrate March 2009 with the help of Smashing Magazine. They’ve posted 45 new, free desktop wallpapers created by designers around the world. This one [above] is by Kathleen Verhetsel from Belgium, and this one [above] is by Jon Victorino of USA. Check them out here.
Your next desktop wallpaper is around the corner. Check out Pixelgirl for the fun, the creative, and the free imagery you need. I especially like Mushroom Culture and Ketchup Factory today. Maybe I’m hungry. by Deniz Tekkul
More exceptionally cool and free wallpapers for your computer are available at Smashing Magazine. I love this rhino.