Today I've got a great sample of 15 free textures provided by Vandelay Premier. The set runs the whole gamut of texture categories: from cardboard to watercolor to rust and plenty more, so you should definitely find something useful here.
Vandelay Premier provides high quality, premium resources to designers. If you like the textures posted here I would highly suggest looking into becoming a member, they have a ton of great design resources available. Right now they are running an end-of-the-year promotion and you can save $30 on a years subscription, read more about it here or just enter "vandelay2011" while checking out.
You can also swing by their Facebook page to give them a thanks for these great free textures
Click on the textures below to download the high-res version or download them all in a zip file at the bottom of the post. Enjoy!
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