From Cartoon Character Building Blocks to Pink-Hued Hair Campaigns

By: Armida Ascano - Published: Jan 17, 2013
Many say that print is a dying medium, but these print trends are out to prove them wrong. With a little creativity, print advertising can be as inventive and fresh as an interactive app.

The most imaginative examples of print advertising we've seen in 2012 include cartoon character building blocks, high school yearbook campaigns and backwards movie ads. Though these campaigns showcase their creativity by way of sheer design and wit, some print campaigns take it a step further by incorporating creative placement and use of the physical medium, such as the interchangeable lookbook.

Whether you're looking to deep dive into the industry with our Print Trend Report, or just skim the surface with these microtrends, Trend Hunter will give you the skinny on the hottest print trends 2012 has to offer. Stats for Top 100 Print Trends of 2012 Trending: Older & Popular
Research: 20,216 clicks in 175 w
Interest: 3.1 minutes
Concept: Print Trends
Related: 1196 examples / 920 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55+
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