A button-up shirt with that super cool flame print.
A belt with zero function.
Pink streaks, courtesy of Fudge hair dye.
Enough hair gel to cause a fire hazard.
A DJ begrudgingly playing ‘Who Let The Dogs Out’ and ‘Hey Baby’ on repeat.
Someone absolutely drenched in Lynx.
And then someone drenched in Britney Spears’ Curious.
A DIY tie-dyed t-shirt.
Diva jewellery everywhere you look.
At least one person wearing sunglasses inside — whether they were Cool Girl coloured sunnies or Cool Boy speed dealers.
Glow sticks worn as bracelets or headbands.
The whole school hall doing the Macarena.
A fight between girls, which results in at least one person crying dramatically in the bathroom.
At least one Paul Frank t-shirt.
The Visual Arts teacher and the English teacher who have low-key sexual chemistry having “casual chats” in the corner.
A boy and a girl “slow-dancing” by holding each others’ shoulders and swaying three feet apart.
The sporty kid wearing a huge basketball singlet that his aunt brought him back from the US.
And a bunch of “cool” boys wearing flat brimmed caps.
Half-full cups of watered-down cordial.
Girls sharing a pot of strawberry Body Shop lip balm.
Boys pushing their friends toward the girls they liked.
And girls saying “will you dance with my friend” to their BFF’s crush.
A ton of body glitter.
And finally, everything being caught on film thanks to i-Zones and disposable cameras.