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Tuesday, March 2, 2010

St. Patrick's Day

It's St. Patrick's Day in about 2 weeks. On that special day, many young girls will wear their favorite sundresses or girls Easter dresses to attend parties and join parades. To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Elitedresses has some of your favorite dresses on sale! Yes, shopping just got a little more affordable so check out our St. Patrick’s Day Sale.

Now here are some fun facts you can share with your daughter about St. Patrick’s Day:

• March 17 is Paddy’s Day or St. Patrick’s Day. People believe he died on March 17 in the year 461 AD.
• At 16, St. Patrick was kidnapped and became a slave.
• According to legend, St. Patrick used the shamrock, a three-leafed clover, to explain the Holy Trinity to the Irish people.
• Irish and non-Irish people in many English-speaking countries celebrate this event by wearing something green like hats, clothes, or accessories.
• In America, many states hold parades to celebrate the holiday and even dye their rivers and canals green!
• In Ireland, children wear orange, white and green badges while girls wear green ribbons in their hair.

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