Every year, Shutterstock customers across the world make billions of searches for images, footage, and music. Their data and creative teams analyze this search and download data to discover the biggest year-over-year increases. With the information gathered, plus expert knowledge from their content, design, video, and music teams, they identify the trends that will continue to grow throughout 2018.
From major trends that will dominate popular culture to trends to watch that will burst onto the design scene, these are the top 11 styles to emerge in the coming year. Scroll through to see each one, and be sure to get all the way to the bottom to see their “trends to watch” which will be inescapable this year.