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Get Your Irish On For Saint Patrick’s Day

Wearing Green

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Wearing green was originally thought to be unlucky, as Irish folklore says it is the faeries’ favorite color. As the celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day became more about Irish heritage, the color green became more and more popular to wear to honor Ireland as “The Emerald Isle.”

There is a tradition that you will get pinched for not wearing green on Saint Patrick’s Day.

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