Traditionally, pink evokes notions of sensitivity, femininity, sweetness, and romance. Hot pink, however, has been used widely throughout the punk community and is now attached to a more aggressive and rebellious sentiment and, unlike pink, needs blue and violet to come to life.
The hot pink hue is packed with energy and doesn’t go unnoticed. It is provocative and bold, always making a statement. Hot pink is youthful, vibrant, and electric.
Often seen paired with black, hot pink also works well with yellows and cyans and, on the tamer side, with white and a light pinks as an accent