By now you would have no doubt seen it, discussed it, read all about it. And if you didn’t, well, then let us tell you: everyone in the world is talking about the colour of a dress.
We’ve put together a timeline of that dress, the one that got the whole world talking, and exactly how it broke the internet.
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About a week ago:
It all started when Cecelia Bleasdale, a mother-of-the-bride-to-be, sent a photograph of the dress she had purchased to her daughter. Grace Johnston, the bride, then showed her fiance, Keir Johnston, the outfit that Cecelia planned to wear on their big day.
This is when things got confusing.
Grace insisted the dress was white and gold, while Keir said it was blue and black. Unable to solve the dilemma, the pair posted the picture to Facebook to seek their friends’ opinions.
Read more: OK, so what colour is this dress?
2 days ago:
It was at this point that Caitlin McNeill, a guitarist and singer also from the remote island of Colonsay in Scotland, posted a picture of the Roman Originals dress to her Tumblr account.
The 21-year-old was also confused by the $77 dress:
“Guys please help me – is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree and we are freaking the f*** out,” she wrote.
Then, to put it simply, Caitlin’s question went viral. Hugely so.