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Thursday, June 13, 2013

This photo was taken during my senior year of high school (1984/1985).


The oversize sweatshirt was from a New York Store store called American High. It had a Camp Beverly Hills kind of vibe and put its “American High” seal on basics like sweatshirts, t-shirts and high-top sneakers.

Earlier this week, my sister reminded me of another store we loved in the ’80s: Think Big. We’d go the original location in Soho and pine over the 6′-tall pencils and 5′-tall Crayola crayons. The brick-and-mortar Think Big stores were closed down in 1994, but a fan/customer of the chain has revived it online as GreatBigStuff.com. All these years later and I’m still not sure which color crayon I want!


Maybe someone else should choose for me! Click to buy me a crayon.

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5 Responses to “Throwback Thursday: ’80s Stores American High and Think Big”

  1. stacy says:

    Nobody was cuter than you!
    Great hair!!

  2. Lauren says:

    I vote you get a red crayon…to go with your fab red lipstick! 🙂

  3. Franca says:

    I love the giant crayons! I say yellow, but just cos thats my fave colour!