The unusual uses of pink.

The unusual uses of pink.

What women really think about news, politics, and culture.
Feb. 19 2010 7:14 AM

Pink Is for Battleships

A history of a decidedly unladylike color.

Click here to read a slide-show essay about the unlikely uses of pink.

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Jude Stewart writes about design and culture for Slate, The Believer, Fast Company and Print among others. Her first book, ROY G. BIV: An Exceedingly Surprising Book About Color, is available now.

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