If it seems to you that everyone, especially paint companies, announces their pick for color of the year, you would not be mistaken. However, the Pantone color of the year is the one to watch, as Pantone is the world-renowned authority on color.
Purple definitely makes a statement, and not everyone has the confidence to speak quite so loudly. Even so, purple has long been a favorite color of mine, as well as more than one of my clients!
For those influenced more by named trends than personal taste, Ultra Violet will find its way into graphic design, fashion, beauty products, and home decor.
Pantone created eight color palettes incorporating Ultra Violet. Use them as they are, or consider them inspiration to create your own custom palettes.
Looking for saturated color and drama:
When softer tones are required:
If you’d like to purchase products from Pantone, shop for merchandise in shades of ultra violet, view past colors of the year, or peruse tools for designers, visit Pantone Color of the Year.