StartScreen 8.1 brings gorgeous Windows 8.1 start screen patterns to your Windows Phone

If you've fallen in love with the official start screen patterns on Windows 8.1 and wish you could carry over that same experience to your Windows Phone device, today is your lucky day. StartScreen 8.1 is a new app that brings those same patterns straight to your Windows Phone's start screen.

There's not much else to say about StartScreen 8.1 — it does one thing, and it does it well. Be sure to hit up the link below to grab this free app and bring those beautiful official start screen patterns to your Windows Phone, and let us know what you think in the comments below.

Update 2: Due to popular feedback, the developer has updated the in-app purchases to 'free' :)

Update: As it turns out, you have to pay 99 cents to download each image, which is a tad lame. You've been warned.

QR: StartScreen 8.1