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Pantone Color of the Year: Ultra Violet

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Pantone has announced the Color of the Year for 2018 is Ultra Violet!┬áThis purple hue is the perfect accent for any home, wardrobe, or picture. According to Pantone, Ultra Violet “communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future.”


Citing inspiration from pop icons such as David Bowie and Prince (featured below), Pantone states the color “symbolizes experimentation and non-conformity, spurring individuals to imagine their unique mark on the world, and push boundaries through creative outlets.”


Purple has long been associated with the mystical and spiritual aspects of life, and Ultra Violet is no exception. As we head into 2018, let the thought-provoking, eye-catching, and complex color of purple into your life. Whether it be with a bold purple frame, or a subtle hint of color in an inner mat, we have many ways of introducing the color of originality into your home.

Purple frames and mats to inspire ingenuity and creativity in your design

Check out Pantone’s full statement about the 2018 Color of the Year below: