In some Latin American countries, people believe that the color of your undies worn on New Year’s Eve will influence your luck in the coming year. Playing to this superstition is a great way to focus on one thing you want to achieve, and working towards making it happen the very second the new year starts, so we’re all about it. Plus, it involves underwear! And, with so many different choices of colors to choose from on the market right now, it won’t be difficult to find the right New Year’s Eve underwear before you toast “goodbye” to 2012 and say “hello” to 2013.
If you want more money, true love or improved health in 2013, definitely check out our top New Year’s Eve underwear picks and the meanings of each color below!
To find out which colors correspond to which country around the world, read our updated New Years Eve Underwear Traditions article.
Prosperity, Wealth and Success
Andrew Christian offers a fun choice of this cheerful shade. The brand’s limited edition Retro Pop collection features a sporty, throwback look and a bright shade of yellow. The collection consists of a boxer brief ($16) and brief ($14). It features a contrasting white waistband and leg openings. XS-XL.
Passion, Romance and Love
The Brazilian-based Lupo offers a sporty collection of boxer briefs (retailed under $25) with this classic shade. These red boxer briefs are made from fabric blends such as cotton, polyester and modal to achieve an ultra soft feel and body defining fit. Influenced by athletic shorts, the Lupo boxer briefs feature a vertical, white stripe on the side of the leg. S-XL.
Peace, Harmony and Happiness
Rufskin spices up this neutral shade with a modern take on the classic white brief. Rufskin offers a Brazilian Sunga cut with its Paulo brief ($34), part of the Chic Sheer collection. This brief is made from a stretch pique mesh fabric of 88% polyester and 12% spandex for a soft, comfortable fit. S-XL.
Good Health, Wellness and Tranquility
The Colombian-based Zylas would be your top brand to choose from for blue. The Zylas Brief 4006 ($21.80) showcases a masculine shade of blue with contrasting colors around the leg openings and waistband. The brief is made of a soft textured elastic blend of 83% nylon, 10% polyester and 7% spandex that offers a snug fit. S-XL.
Life, Nature and Well-Being
And Colombian-based Mundo Unico is your go-t0 choice for green underwear with the Fragmento Boxer Brief ($31). This product offers a bold shade of green as part of the brand’s Volcano collection. Inspired by an explosion of color, this boxer brief is made from a microfiber blend of 78% nylon and 22% spandex that provides a soft touch. S-XL.
Luck in Love, Harmony
2XIST’s Splash is your ideal choice. The collection offers a playful tone of hot pink with a waistband that combines the nostalgic look of 1980s denim and contrasting paint splatter. Available as a contour pouch brief ($24) and no-show trunk ($28), the range is made from 90% cotton and 10% spandex. S-XL.
Photo Credits: Andrew Christian, Mundo Unico, Rufskin, Lupo and Zylas