Plaid Lite.

Screenshot of the Plaid Lite user interface

Windows 32-bit: 2000 / XP / Vista / 7     Windows 64-bit: XP / Vista / 7

Plaid Lite is a Photoshop plugin for creating seamless plaids and tiling tartan patterns. Spin the plaid to any angle, zoom in and out, change the pattern and modify the colors. Make plaid backgrounds & borders for your digital scrapbooks, create your own plaid stationary for Incredimail, even sell the plaid textures you create. Be more creative with Plaid Lite!

“There's a plug-in called Plaid Lite, the reviews are great on it...”
- NStreicher at Scrapbook Bytes

The easiest way to make seamless plaid patterns.

Even more patterns...

With Plaid Lite, you can create plaids in seconds. Just load an image, click Randomize, click Make Seamless and you're done. Instant plaid, no 20 step tutorials to follow. And if it's not quite what you want, you can tweak the settings until it's perfect. Plaid Lite gives you control without needing to know about difficult warp & weft settings. Easy as can be.

Create scrapbook backgrounds and plaid stationary.

An example plaid created with Plaid Lite

Plaid Lite is especially useful for digital scrapbooking. Use it to create seamless plaid backgrounds for your scrapbook pages, plaid borders, or online scrapbooking web pages. Many of our customers use Plaid Lite to create plaid stationary, including email stationary for programs like Incredimail.

Be creative. Be abstract.

Another example plaid

It's designed to make plaids, but it can also generate unusual geometric patterns. A slight tweak of the settings can give you unique seamless patterns - and with millions of possible combinations, you'll soon find yourself hooked on creating "just one more" seamless tile to share with your friends.

Create and sell your own royalty free plaids.

Yet another example plaid

Every seamless plaid that you create with Plaid Lite is your own creation. You can do with them whatever you want - share them with friends, put free plaids for download on your website, you can even sell them. We won't charge you any royalties, any money you make is yours to keep. Plaid Lite is so affordable, it won't take long to earn back the cost of the plugin.

... and so much more.

Our customers use Plaid Lite to create desktop wallpapers, seamless website backgrounds, digital scrapbook backgrounds, seamless textures, color-coordinated plaid photo frames, plaid email stationary, backgrounds for signature tags, and so much more. Take a look at the tutorial list on the right to see how others use it. Spark your creativity, get inspired. Play with Plaid Lite today.

Features

Quotes About Plaid Lite

"I love the program and it saves me a lot of time from having to do it on my own.... I will keep checking on your site to see what you come up with next!!" - Sheila

"I use this thing every single day....A LOT. I'm a fanatic for matching colors in graphics and your filter has given me so much more variety as far as having different places to start from!" - Roberta

"There is a plug-in available called Plaid Lite that will work with DIP, the reviews are great on it..." - NStreicher

“I use this thing every single day... a lot!”
- Roberta, Plaid Lite customer

System Requirements

Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7
Adobe Photoshop or other Photoshop plugin compatible program
(see below for details)

Compatible Photoshop Plugin Programs

Adobe Photoshop CS, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5 (32-bit versions only)
Adobe Photoshop (version 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)
Adobe Photoshop Elements (version 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Computerinsel PhotoLine 32
Corel Paint Shop Pro X, X2, X3
Corel Photopaint v8+
IrfanView
Jasc Paint Shop Pro (version 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Jasc Paint Shop Pro Studio
Megalux Ultimate FX
Ulead PhotoImpact
... and many others.

Plaid Lite Tutorials

Pipes N Plaid Frame Tutorial
Elegantly Plaid Squares Tutorial
Quarter Corner Stat Tutorial

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“Love the program, saves me lots of time from doing it on my own!”
- Sheila, Plaid Lite customer