Graphic Design Trends To Watch Out For In 2018

2018 is just around the corner and many design experts are predicting what would be the trends for graphic design that will boom next year. Graphic designers and printing services in Dubai are trying to learn these trends as early as now so they can be the first ones to offer these new design fads to clients

If you are curious on what these design trends are, read on and find out:


  • Bring colors is coming back in a big way

You read it right. Bright colors and pantone is coming back in a spectacular way. 2017 is known as the year of subtle and neutral colors and they certainly create an impact in the graphic design industry. But a shift is definitely inevitable and graphic designers can expect loud and eye popping colors in all print medium – from marketing collaterals to personalized design.


Still, these bright colors should be used a creative and clutter-free design. Designers can certainly play with the colors but they are expected to keep it classy, simple, and enticing for their intended audience.


  • Customized graphics are becoming a thing

In the recent years, there are a lot of companies offering stock photos, graphics and design elements. But that may be a thing of the past. This 2018, clients are looking forward to having customized and personalized graphics for their graphic design needs – from the icons that will be used for their digital media to the banners and marketing collaterals that will be used for direct marketing.


Same goes for stock photos. A lot of clients would be expecting photographers and graphic designers to provide authentic photos and videos for their projects and they are willing to pay the extra charge for that requirement.


  • Unique layouts

Originality is always the key to keep the business of graphic design and digital printing in Dubai afloat. But for 2018, there will be more emphasis on the unique layouts and designs. Graphic designers would need to experiment on their designs and showcase more creativity to impress clients. Symmetry would be downplayed and the unique asymmetrical designs would be in the frontlines next year.


  • Patterns and shapes are making a comeback

Another thing that is coming back in a big way is the patterns and colors. Truly, 2018 will would the year of loud designs and patterns and shapes would play a big part on that graphic design trend.