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Societal standards for colors of clothing by season have been relaxed since the 1960s, and only those interested in following the old fashion rules know that women are not supposed to wear white before Memorial Day and after Labor Day.

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What color shoes should you not wear before Memorial Day?

I heard that you should'nt wear white shoes before memorial day.

Why should you not wear white before the 1st day of spring?

It used to be you shouln't wear white before Memorial day and after Labor day. Now, as long as it is tasteful, you can wear it whenever.

Why do you have to where white on Memorial Day but cant wear it after or before?

I think it may be for honor. I'm not sure. :)

Is wearing white before Memorial Day ok?

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According to longstanding tradition in the South, white is not to be worn either before Memorial Day or after Labor Day.

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What color are the lights on Memorial Day at the Empire State Building?

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If you can't wear white after Labor Day when can you start wearing it again?

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