The most stylish palette for clothes this season may be orange, lemon, lime and other neon-bright colors, but baby namers are showing a real passion for purple, loving names from pale Lavender
to deeper purpley shades. Purple itself has many associations– with royalty and nobilityâ€”as well as haze, rain, overwritten prose, an Alice Walker
novel and screen version, as well as purple people eaters.
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Shrinking no more, Violet is one of the prettiest and most delicate of the color and flowers names. A Top 100 name in the first quarter of the 20th century, Violet, the choice of Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck for their first daughter and of several other celebs , is poised to take that position again. Violet has starred in such vehicles as The Incredibles, and been instrumental in launching the V-name trend.