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Purple REIGNS Again With The Announcement Of Ultra Violet As The Pantone 2018 Colour Of The Year

Posted by Lisa on 12/7/2017


Purple Reigns Supreme Once Again

Today Pantone has announced that its 2018 Colour of the Year is Ultra Violet.  We think that the popularity of 2014’s purple hue Radiant Orchid and now with today’s announcement, that Purple Rain, oops I mean purple reigns the colour palette. As stated on the Pantone website,

Musical icons Prince, David Bowie, and Jimi Hendrix brought shades of Ultra Violet to the forefront of western pop culture as personal expressions of individuality.

With inspirations like this, be on the lookout for Ultra Violet popping up everywhere.


Perhaps even in 2018 artistic sign design projects.  We are always looking ahead and this colour is sure to spark creativity with many in the design industry.

Trendspotting For 2018

As each new year begins so do new trends.  Many follow trends in different industries.  Some follow fashion trends, others follow tech trends and most of us follow food trends.

Here at The Sign Depot, we follow design trends, but we also like to create trends with our custom signs. When it comes to creating trends in the signage industry we always try to partner vintage looks with new tech or give sleek design an edgy look.  There are always ways to incorporate signage into your brand strategy and with this bright bold colour trending, Ultra Violet and its complimentary colours can add new life to a dated look.

Now Is The Time To Start Building Buzz About Your Business

Being on trend also means that your company is creating buzz about the business.  You want to be as standout in your industry and make yourself unique in the marketplace.  Now is the time to put your 2018 marketing plan into action and start building buzz about your business.  Get a jump on your competitors by connecting with us to discuss how we can help elevate your brand with custom signs.



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