A new year is dawning, and with it, a bold and regal colour will reign supreme.

The 2018 Pantone Colour of the Year has been announced, and she’s no shrinking violet.

Following in the footsteps of her forebears, Ultra Violet is set to make a splash across film, television, design and fashion.

When it comes to interiors, Ultra Violet can appear as a subtle touch or a serious statement. Historically, the purple family represents opulence, power, royalty and wealth. It is a complex and contemplative colour, known to foster imagination and ingenuity.

Here we take you through just some of the multitude of ways you can bring this year’s sumptuous colour to your home.

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