What Colors Are this Dress trended for several hours yesterday with lots of big news sites joining the fray including the CNN and BBC. I was tweet-watching How To Get Away With Murder last night when I noticed the other buzzing topic and when I saw how contentious it all was, I had to put up a post.
I saw white and gold, like I said here, while Atala saw blue and black. Turns out he and others like him who saw the darker colors are right after all. For reasons why we all see different colors, read here. The real dress has been found and the colors confirmed. AND... it's selling out fast! So if you need one, go get yours now.
Well, that's according to TMZ...
"The company behind #TheDress has put the debate to bed -- it's blue and black -- and the hubbub has done wonders for its business ... thanks to the hashtag hysteria.
#TheDress phenomenon began after a woman posted a photo of her mother's dress for her wedding ... asking people to ID the color. From there...explosion with the likes of Justin Bieber (blue and black), Kim K (white and gold), and Taylor Swift (blue and black) all weighing in. Continue...
A rep for the company that makes the dress, Roman Originals, tells TMZ the dress is blue and black, but it also comes in pink and black, white and black and red and black. There isn't a white and gold option yet ... but Roman is looking to add it to the line because of all the commotion.
As for business, Roman Originals says sales are up 347%.