National Two Different Colored Shoes Day takes its honorable place in the ranking of the most bizarre holidays. However, the idea behind the holiday’s creation is quite serious.
This day was first celebrated in 2009. Its founder is the educator and orator, Dr. Arlene Kaiser. She takes her uniqueness and individuality very seriously, and one way she expresses her individuality is by wearing shoes of different colors.
Arlene Kaiser urged people to demonstrate their individuality and exclusivity. She began to go out 2-3 times a week in shoes of different colors, leading by her own example. She soon found a lot of admirers, and National Two Different Colored Shoes Day appeared.
Here is some interesting information about this holiday and Dr. Arlene Kaiser.
- It is believed that a person wearing shoes of different colors is a little quirky, and shows the world their originality and exclusiveness.
- Walking and diversity are the main criteria in Arlene Kaiser’s philosophy. She inspired people to love diversity and uniqueness.
- The main message of the holiday: “If you appreciate your uniqueness, demonstrate it to everyone by wearing shoes of different colors, at least on May 3rd. At least it will add color to your everyday look”.
When is National Two Different Colored Shoes Day celebrated in 2024?
National Two Different Colored Shoes Day is observed on May 3 each year.