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The Origin of Casual Friday • 2 months ago
Casual Fridays started in the 1960s when the President of the Hawaiian Fashion Guild gave those familiar, flowery button-ups to Hawaiian congressmen to beat the heat, but also to support the state’s garment industry, according to Mental Floss. The custom took off and was initially called, “Aloha Friday.” Be sure to regurgitate this tidbit to your boss when he reminds you that your office is always a formal affair.