October 17, Wear Something Gaudy Day

On October 17 is Wear Something Gaudy Day. Celebrate this unofficial holiday by wearing everything flashy, loud and gaudy in your wardrobe!

It is believed that a Larry Dallas, a character in the American comedy show Three’s Company made up this bright and loud holiday. The show aired between 1977 and 1984 and follows the lives of three roommates in Santa Monica, California.

Three's Company Complete series box ser
Three’s Company: The Complete Series

Box Set

The word gaudy is used to refer to things that are bright and flashy and usually tasteless and tacky.

King Kameha Funky Hawaiian Shirt Men Shortsleeve Frontpocket Hawaiian-Print Melon Flamingo Fruits
King Kameha Funky Hawaiian Shirt Men Shortsleeve Frontpocket Hawaiian-Print Melon Flamingo Fruits

Loud print legging
Try some loud prints, neon solids, and multi colored socks.

How to Celebrate?

  • Wear something gaudy. Have a neon pink shirt? Pair it with bright neon green pants. Accessorize with more colorful jewelry and you are all set to celebrate this fun and colorful holiday.
  • Own a bedazzler? Bedazzle your own outfit and shine throughout the day. Also plus point, if you bedazzled a sweater, you could reuse it on Ugly Sweater Day during the holidays.
  • This is great opportunity for you to wear that Fathers day tie too.
  • How about that sweater someone gave you. The loud one, buried in the closet?
Wear Gaudy, loud, clothes today
Minibee Women’s Long Sleeve Dress Fashion Random Print Loose Tunics Tops with Pockets

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Jennifer lives happily in North Florida with her husband Scott and after a stroke and two brain surgeries her mom. While not blessed with children they dote on their four legged children four cats. I started writing after spinal surgery required second round of physical therapy to learn to walk yet again. While reading is a favorite hobby writing is something new with the launch of this blog and hopefully a fiction novel in the future.

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