Purple has emerged as one of the top colors for spring, and the rest of the year for that matter. The color experts at Pantone have zeroed in on the bluish-purple hue Ultra Violet as the Color of the Year for 2018.

But, why is that? Purple is a powerful color, and it inspires us differently. To some, the color means empowerment. Others appreciate its dreamy and mysterious qualities. There are many ways to empower yourself by including this bold hue in your life.

But how are you going to style such a strong and bright color with your everyday outfits? It’s far easier than you think.

Purple cocktail ring in sterling silver.

Purple gels perfectly with subtle earth tones like beiges, creams, soft greens, and muted yellows. It’s a fantastic complement for those nights where you’re feeling dressier. All it takes is a little black dress, a pair of heels, and a bold purple cocktail ring or statement necklace for a sizzling presence.

Fashionable and feisty, a pair of purple sapphire dangle earrings are perfect for transforming your look. Their playful movement makes them perfect for displaying sparkling stone like amethyst, making them a fun and fab finish to any outfit.

Desiring a bold and powerful look? Sante Fe Style jewelry featuring Mojave purple turquoise creates a riveting presence. Sterling silver works well with the patterns created in these stones, perfect for capturing attention.

Purple drusy quartz is perfect for embellishing your everyday look. Spellbindingly stylish, the allure of this stone has a hypnotic appeal. The natural charm of drusy makes it a simple choice for dressing up or dressing down.

Purple fluorite pendant designed by Giuseppe Perez.

Purples can also be bright and energetic! Purple fluorite displays vibrant color befitting royalty. A lively purple gem like purple fluorite is just the spark your wardrobe needs.

Purple jewelry isn’t the only way to celebrate your love for purple. There are plenty of other options that do justice to this spacey hue. Lavender handbags are a lively color for spring while remaining useful all year long.

Or, consider a purple striped scarf to take you in style from morning to evening. What’s more, this stylish linen easily infuses life into the simplest of outfits. It’s a no hassle option for accessorizing in a flash.

The selection of Ultra Violet as the Color of the Year indicates purple will be on trend for seasons to come. Experiment with different tones and find your best fit in moody purples. Find your next favorite violet items at Shop LC!