International Women’s Day takes place today March 8, Tuesday, and an easy way to celebrate women empowerment and women’s rights is to dress accordingly. This year’s theme is none other than #BreaktheBias — a push for "a gender-equal world". Join in on the movement and choose a significant color that will undoubtedly carry an unspoken meaning louder than words.
Read on to learn more about why purple and five other colors will have the most impact today (and beyond), and shop some of our favorite options in each hue.
RED = POWER
Red can’t be ignored. It forces people to stop and pay attention. This color symbolizes strength and power.
PURPLE = DIGNITY
Purple is the color of loyalty, dignity, and self-respect.
WHITE = PURITY
White conveys serenity, cleanliness, simplicity, and virtue. Wearing this hue makes you a symbol of purity beauty.
GREEN = HOPE
This hue symbolizes life, hope and a sense of calmness.
PINK = FEMININITY
According to societal norms, pink is unapologetically feminine, and it represents compassion and love.
BLUE = WISDOM
Wearing and opting for this hue symbolizes knowledge, experience, good judgment and being wise.
Wear a color that makes you feel more confident, no matter what it is. Feel the empowerment through clothing and stand behind the belief that women should be dressing for no one but themselves.