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Pantone Color

Celebrate the Pantone Color of the Year 2018 With These Accessories

December 11, 2017

Ultra Violet has been named the Pantone Pantone Color of the Year 2018. Stylize your iPhone to match this color with these accessories.


Featuring the so-called “Kung Fu Grip,” the inexpensive Silk Basic Grip case from Silk (top left) is available for all current-generation iPhones, including the iPhone X and iPhone 8.


  • Super Grippy Texture
  • Ultra-Slim & Durable Construction
  • Protective Air-Pocket Corners
  • Improved Tactile ‘CLICK’ Buttons
  • Lay Flat Screen Guard Design

Priced at $11.99, you can pick up the Silk Basic Grip case in Purple Orchid, Black Onyx, Crimson Red, and Blue Jade.

Looking for something more? The Silk Vault Slim Wallet (right above) allows you to store your ID, credit cards, and cash all securely fit against your phone.


  • Thin protection with ultra-light & durable construction
  • High-grip textured sides
  • Improved tactile ‘CLICK’ buttons
  • Protective Air-Pocket Corners
  • Available in  for iPhone 8, 7s and 7s Plus

The $14.99 Silk Vault Slim Wallet comes in Purple Orchid, Black Onyx, Crimson Red, and Blue Jade.


If you’re looking for something with more style, you can’t go wrong with the following two entries from Case-Mate.

The Case-Mate Waterfall case (on the left above) features a snow globe effect made of tumbling glitter. Featuring anti-scratch technology and a two-piece construction, the case offers dual-layer protection in any situation. Metallic buttons complete this stunning design, giving you that extra oomph.

Features include:

  • Cascading sparkle and tumbling glitter
  • Raised lip to protect screen from drops and surface scratches
  • Military strength impact protection
  • Lifetime warranty
  • Contains a certified safe mineral oil to create the dynamic flowing glitter effect

Priced at $39.99, the Case-Mate Waterfall case comes in Magenta, Rose Gold, Iridescent, Teal, and Black for the iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus.

There’s also the Case-Mate Karat Petals case (on the right above) that’s made from real flowers.


  • No two cases are alike, made with real dried flowers
  • Metallic foil elements
  • Military strength impact protection
  • Two-piece construction with a shock absorbing bumper
  • Refined metallic buttons with natural feel
  • Anti-scratch technology
  • Raised lip to protect screen from drops and surface scratches
  • Lifetime warranty

The $59.99 Case-Mate Karat Petals case comes in Purple, Antique White, and Pink for the iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus.

Pantone has awarded a Color of the Year since at least 2000. The last four colors were Greenery (2017), Rose Quartz and Serenity (2016), Marsala (2015), and Radiant Orchid (2014).