Twins Day 2024

On March 1, 2006, something incredible happened. I’ve commemorated it every year since then on this blog. Entirely unplanned, this is what my coworkers and I happened to wear to work on that fateful day:

My coworkers and I were enjoying lunch together in the meeting room of my first “real” job. Halfway through my sandwich, I looked over at my coworker, Tracy, and realized that she and I were wearing similar outfits.

“Hey, we match,” I told her.

Another coworker piped up. “Yeah, I was telling Alan earlier that we match too.”

Two other coworkers looked at each other and realized the same thing. Then two others.

Incredibly, four pairs of people had independently and accidentally dressed almost identically to one another. Really. This is not a joke. This was completely unplanned.

We knew that no one would believe the story, so we took a photo to commemorate the occasion.

At my next job, I continued the Twins Day traditional in several variations. Now Megan and I try to coordinate on this special day.

Have you ever worn nearly the exact outfit as a coworker or friend?

6 thoughts on “Twins Day 2024”

  1. I have dressed the same as my coworker on several ynplanned occasions, but having several pairs of twins on the same day as you did is really something.

  2. My husband & I occasionally twin w/o realizing it. Sometimes we catch it before we leave the house; recently we went out and noticed once we got to our destination…we were both wearing identical black Johnny Cash t-shirts under our cardigans 😂 I then buttoned up my cardigan.

    I love how many pairs of accidental twins you had with your coworkers- fun to commemorate!


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