'In Pink, Valerie Steele brews a mesmerizing potion of historic and cultural intrigue emitting from the world’s most polarizing colour. I am always captivated by Dr. Steele’s work, but Pink is especially hypnotic. Like me, you won’t be able to put it down!'
Tim Gunn, Mentor, Project Runway
'Confirmation, that being in the pink — from flamingo to fuchsia — is cool once more'
'With essays and a string of dazzling, sugary imagery all in one place, [Pink] is a feast for the eyes as well as the mind'
'A gorgeously illustrated cultural history'
'decodes the candy coloured shade in fashion, art and politics over the years [and] features essays by scholars across the disciplines, giving readers access to a wealth of research into subjects'
'Approaches the history of this single colour from the perspective of fashion and anyone curious about its made shade will find much to enjoy'
Times Literary Supplement