2019 Graphic Design Trends

With 2018 coming to an end, we’ve searched and compiled the top 2019 graphic design trends for the upcoming year.

2019 Graphic Design Trends

Bold and Vivid colors

Behance shared that in 2018, designers have utilized vibrant and striking colors, which will continue to be a trend in 2019. Furthermore, using bold and vivid colors help make your work stand out from others.

Complex Gradients and Color Transitions

The use of striking color transitions and complex gradients will be a design fad. With the advancement of technology, it’s easier to create and view high-resolutions of dynamic, bright gradients and color transitions when it comes to graphic design.

Just Creative discussed that vivid, dreamy color palettes and subtle shading can add unreal depth to illustrations and works that would remain flat without it.

Metallic Effect

Metal elements will still be going strong for the next year. It will continue to be used since it brings a sense of luxury and extravagance in your work.


Animations are one of the recent developments in design. Nowadays, graphic designers can have at least a basic knowledge in animation. With GIFs, cinemagraphs, flying and floating elements slowly rising, Graphic Mama has surmised that the idea of designs which move and behave like they are in a non-gravity environment conveys the overall feeling of freedom.

Isometric Design & Illustration

Isometric designs show proportion and perspective that can help people visualize more than a flat design. How? That is due to the fact that it shows the illustration or work in three dimensions, making easier it to comprehend visually.

These are the common 2019 graphic design trends we’ve researched. Other trends will surely crop up in the following year. If you think we’ve missed something, share your thoughts in the comments.

And if you need graphic design and motion graphics for your business, just send us a message at info@innov8tivedd.com!

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Remalyn Estuesta

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Remalyn Estuesta writes content for blogs and social media of Innov8tive Design and Development's clients. When she's not working, she's either reading YA novels, writing short proses, or playing video games.

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