Using textures enables you to create a sense of tactility in your designs. In addition, textures can be used to make the design look more elaborate and artistic, and is therefore a promising design element that can set your web layout apart from the crowd. To follow up on Jan Cavan’s tutorial on making a beautiful textured layout, I’d like to share with you some inspirational web designs that incorporate a similar theme of using textures for enhancing your projects.

Jumbalaya

Jumbalaya

Sand and Starfish

Sand and Starfish

Salt of the Earth

Salt of the Earth

Hugs For Monsters

Hugs For Monsters

Andrei "The Pit Bull" Arlovski

Andrei "The Pit Bull" Arlovski

Eighty Two Design

Eighty Two Design

The Ship and The Sea

The Ship and The Sea

Dan Conaway

Dan Conaway

70star7.com

70star7.com

SimpleBits

SimpleBits

Duplos by Ricardo Mestre

Duplos by Ricardo Mestre

Harmony Republic

Harmony Republic

Notorious Design

Notorious Design

BAHUR78

BAHUR78

Michael Dick

Michael Dick

REKKIABILLY

REKKIABILLY

Circa, the Prince

Circa, the Prince

Electric Pulp

Electric Pulp

Team Fannypack

Team Fannypack

Me in Motion

Me in Motion

Vegas Uncork’d

Vegas Uncork'd

The I-HEART Revolution Film

The I-HEART Revolution Film

Rick Monroe

Rick Monroe

La Masa Mimatta

La Masa Mimatta

The Walk To Washington

The Walk To Washington

xhtmlCafe

xhtmlCafe

Dave Barnes

Dave Barnes

heyindy

heyindy

StockdeRock

StockdeRock

Mother Earth Brewing

Mother Earth Brewing

Midtsommerjazz 2010

Midtsommerjazz 2010

maggie taylor

maggie taylor

LE WEB DÉFI

LE WEB DÉFI

JasonGrayMusic.com

JasonGrayMusic.com

Monkeynuts

Monkeynuts

Coopers Kids

Coopers Kids

Camera+

Camera+

Francesco Molezzi Design

Francesco Molezzi Design

code23

code23

nykevanwyk.com

nykevanwyk.com

Author:

Jacob Gube is the co-founder of Design Instruct. Join him on Twitter @sixrevisions