Contemporary Easter advertising features incredible design work (such as a believable Cadbury bunny), bright pastels and interactive smartphone codes. But Easter advertising didn’t always look this way. You have to know where you came from to know where you’re going, so let’s take a look at 30 vintage Easter advertisements that might inspire you to create a new modern Easter ad based on retro designs.
I think the most interesting thing about these vintage Easter advertisements is how marketing reflects societal norms. All of these ads have the same purpose as ads printed today; but they’re different in terms of graphic design evolution and how potential customers respond to different types of images and messages. Do you think the same ads would be effective today? Why or why not?