35 Unforgettable Back-To-School Things All Late-’90s Teen Girls Did

It was all about Gelly Roll pens and Lisa Frank erasers.
Posted on August 25, 2017, 19:45 GMT Brian Galindo BuzzFeed Staff Morgan Shanahan BuzzFeed Staff vk Share On vk lineapp Share On lineapp Share Share On twitter Share On twitter Share Share Share On sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On more Share On more More Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On stumbleupon Share On stumbleupon Share On linkedin Share On linkedin Share On reddit Share On reddit Share On googleplus Share On googleplus On copy Share On copy 1. Immediately customizing your brand-new backpack with patches, Sharpies, and a Wite-Out pen. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link swaggchicgal.tumblr.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 2. Making sure you got a clear slip-front binder, so that you could customize it with magazine cutouts, stickers, photos, and concert tickets. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link packzen.

com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 3. Hitting up Target or Walmart to stock-up on oh-so-pretty Gelly Roll pens… Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link childrenofthenineties.blogspot.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 4. ..

.lots of different Sharpies… Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link en.wikipedia.

org ) pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 5. …and Lisa Frank pens and erasers (which you never really used, ’cause they were too cute). instagram.

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com Share On facebook Share On facebook facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link 6. Picking up an iridescent pencil bag (to store all those pretty pens in) and a few iridescent note books — ’cause everyone was obsessed with holographic things. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link saleintothe90s.

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..scrubbing the shit out of your face with this… Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link goodhousekeeping.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 9. .

..and using this to give yourself goopy green facial masks: Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link walmart.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 10. Making sure you had stocked up on these, so that you could have fresh breath around your friends or crush: gmwusa.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin youtube.com Share On facebook Share On facebook facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link 11. And buying these, basically because it tasted like candy: Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link 90kids.

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Buying a few different colored hair mascaras so that you could give yourself highlights whenever you wanted. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link livingly.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 15. Making several important back-to-school clothing shopping trips to the mall with your friends, and then with your parents.

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tumblr.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 19. Begging your parents to buy you the latest perfume so that you could claim it as your ~signature~ scent. target.

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Upgrading your CD Walkman’s headphones to these — which looked cool, but hurt like hell to wear. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link sony.net pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 25. Buying a ton of these bracelets in different colors and textures: Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link laughterkey.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 26. Going to the drugstore to stock-up on Revlon Street Wear (aka the stuff you passed off as Urban Decay)..

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..and Teen Spirit, which, of course, had to be the Caribbean Cool scent. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link fragrantica.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 29. Going to Claire’s to pick up a few different, essential hair clips… Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link etsy.

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Making your parents buy you bottled Starbucks Frappuccinos, so that you could look oh-so-grown-up as you drank them during your first week of school. Share On facebook Share On facebook email Share On email This Link saleintothe90s.tumblr.

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