Retro 70’s FREE Printable Decorative Paper

Jeepers Creepers, these groovy patterns are so Retro. These FREE 10- 8.5 x 11-inch printable papers have decorative patterns from the 60's and 70's. Download in PDF format for printing at home to use for paper crafts, Junk Journaling, glue books or scrapbooking vintage photos! Enjoy!

8.5x11 patterned papers to download w/ retro patterns and colors

70's Vibe Retro & Vintage Printable Scrapbook Paper

While the pattern designs on this digital paper are not as loud / bold as retro 70’s wallpaper patterns, this set is reminiscent of a 70’s color scheme and vibe!

If you are looking to spend some time in your art diary, junk journal, on artist trading cards or whatever creative paper crafting hobby you do–creating in a retro, vintage style–give this set of free printable decorative paper a whirl! 

Personal Use License | Terms Of Use

Personal Use License: Allows “finished” files to be used for or within your own personal DIY & Creative projects. To make, craft or decorate, with it, but not sell the finished product! Note: Classroom (student) use allowed.

Finished Files Vs Design Assets

  • “Finished Files” — A finished file will be labeled as Personal use only. Finished files are offered as a free gift to you, from me and are to be used to create your own non-profit personal, crafting or (students) classroom enjoyment ONLY.
  • Design Assets — A design asset is a digital element, supply or tool that can be used according to the license terms it includes, as a piece of another finished art, design or product. These types of files can include fonts, color palettes, clipart, digital paper, patterns, and shapes.

If you are looking for commercial use graphic assets: See my License Overview (organized by file type) or Full Licensing Agreements for details of licensing available on the digital assets I offer.


Get More: Free Printable 8.5×11 Decorative Paper. Purchase 12×12 Digital Papers (JPG)

Lastly, if you have printing questions, visit my FAQ.

Retro 360 Pattern Paper Details

This set of patterns has a vintage vibe. A little worn with soft distressing and texture goodness.

The colors and patterns included:


  • Avocado Green
  • Crimson 
  • Cyan
  • Prussian Blue
  • Slate Grey
  • Burnt Orange
  • Tan


  • Solids
  • Gold & Black Chevron
  • Bubble Burst Flowers
  • Rings & Diamonds
  • Candy Dots
  • Atomic Ovals
8.5x11 patterned papers to download w/ retro patterns and colors

More Free Decorative Pattern Papers!

If you like these, you are going to want to warm up your printer and go check out the rest of my free printable papers!

Hey, before you go…

A Note from Carrie: I am still learning the ropes of my new site, but so excited to be working hard on making this a fabulous place. I hope not only to nurture my creativity but connect with creativity seekers and makers looking for the same.

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Thanks for stopping by. I hope you find something special here to inspire a creative project or two and come back to visit again soon!

Carrie Stephens

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