I Love Hot Topic

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 393 People

    Is it weird that when i go to the mall I rush

    straight to hot topic and stay in that store for about 4 hours and then leave with like maybe 3 shirts? XD
    MariexOkay MariexOkay
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Dec 11, 2014

    I Feel Like I Belong...

    I feel so Happy when Im there. My mother refuses to take me there because she thinks that place is full of creeps but I don't. The Only place in the mall where I don't feel fat or like a freak. Everything they sell is so cool. I plan to rechange my wardrobe in august with most of...
    ElliePhantomhive ElliePhantomhive
    16-17, F
    Jun 17, 2013

    As a Treat

    Hot Topic is mad expensive, but I go to it once in a blue moon when I have a little extra spending money and set a limit on the amount I'm going to spend. I LOVE their Hello Kitty stuff and their Foster's Home For Imaginary Friends stuff. I also like their arm warmers. I also...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 20, 2009

    Hot topic and journeys are the only place I

    shop I love their clothes so much I went yesterday and got a nirvana t shirt a surprised Patrick t shirt and a dumb ways to die t shirt and a look like barbie smoke like Marley t shirt with grumpy cat headphones and faded acid whashed jeans that place and journeys and Spencer's...
    YouAreAllPesants YouAreAllPesants
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 14, 2014

    Favorite Store. (:

    Bought some black skinnies and skeleton fingerless gloves from Hot Topic yestersay.. the girl that worked there was so nice and sweet and had awesome piercings and gauges(: I spent a good 30 minutes in the store just looking at everything and admiring the quality. <3
    bathanie bathanie
    16-17, F
    Jun 21, 2010

    I don't, actually. I just want to put it out

    here that Hot Topic steals art from online artists to put on their shirts. They have no permission from the artists and the artists don't even know that their art is being used until it's too late. They don't get any credit or payment from their designs. Please do not support...
    almaera almaera
    18-21, F
    May 3, 2014

    The Best Store Yet!

    I love to shop at Hot Topic because most of the clothes over there are cool and not too girly (actually, I hate girly stuff)! My favorite clothing from Hot Topic is everything from Tripp NYC, Lip Service, graphic tees, pick a clothing. Too bad my parents hated my new clothes...
    christinahawk08 christinahawk08
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2007

    Hot Topic

    this is a store i cannot stay away from. i have to go there if i am remotely near it. i buy all my body jewlery there. they have the best sales too. something is always half off. plus they play good music, not that just piped in junk. the last time i was there i bought wonder...
    metalgirl99 metalgirl99
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 15, 2011

    Hot topic is the only store I shop In.

    Basically all of my clothes and accessories are from hot topic. I even went to turn in an application today and had a short interview. Hopefully I hear from them sometime.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 13, 2015

    It would be nice if I was able to go to the

    mall... (Doesn't hav a car)
    Lilwillbe Lilwillbe
    18-21, F
    Aug 25, 2014

    Hot Topic

    Okay hot topic is like the best store on the planets. so im guilty for shopping there alot. i just love it. the store is awesome.
    asleepordead asleepordead
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jun 12, 2009

    It's my favorite store ever<3 They always

    have the cutest stuff. I just got the best oversized sweaters, one black with Jack's (from Nightmare Before Christmas) face on it and black-and-white ******** sleeves, and one black with white music notes here and there, and it's where I got all of my favorite clothes, favorite...
    angelcutie angelcutie
    16-17, F
    Oct 3, 2015

    Hot Topic = Awesomness

    There's honestly no other apparel/everything store. Its my favorite. The clothhing there is unique with cute little faces of characters you cant find anywhere else, like Gir from Invader Zim or Hello Kitty. Thats a major reason I love the store: to express yourself and not to...
    ConLocura ConLocura
    18-21, F
    Jun 22, 2010

    Guilty!!

    I love Hot Topic as well!!! There isn't one close by though, it's an hour north and another one about 75 min south but when I go, I always have to bring about $200 with me. It's a well worth trip because all the clearance stuff.. I don't know if I'm just a good shopper of just...
    FolsomOrchid FolsomOrchid
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jul 31, 2008

    Everything I Own Almost All From There.

    I Get All My Band Merch From There. It's Like Heaven. I Seriously Would Stay In Hot Topic Forever. ._. They Have The Coolest Stuff There OhMyGosh. I Especially Love Their Band Tees And Bracelets. They Have A Large Variety You Can Choose From. The People That Work There Are Hot...
    AshLovesLink AshLovesLink
    18-21, F
    Nov 29, 2013
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 9, 2015

    I Walk In...i Feel Like I'm In Heaven.

    ...just about anything that I could possibly want is here. I could spend nearly all day in this store....I have to be careful not to blow all my money here when I go!
    ErmacsSadisticDahlia ErmacsSadisticDahlia
    18-21, F
    Dec 24, 2009

    Favorite Store. (:

    Bought some black skinnies and skeleton fingerless gloves from Hot Topic yestersay.. the girl that worked there was so nice and sweet and had awesome piercings and gauges(: I spent a good 30 minutes in the store just looking at everything and admiring the quality. <3
    bathanie bathanie
    16-17, F
    Jun 22, 2010

    My Favorite Store

    I love hot topic! They always have nice bondage pants, band shirts, different type of shoes, and nice jewelry. Their clothing is not too girly either. I love the versatility!
    sevenfold sevenfold
    22-25, F
    Jan 30, 2010

    For Many Years

    I have to hot topic stores in Connecticut, wisconsin, minnesota and california...i love their clothes and makeup!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 29, 2009

    They Treat An Old Blind Guy Well.

    They turn the music down so it doesn't blast me out. Some of the clerks are so young that they don't know the history of what they are selling. So I help tghem out.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    Apr 24, 2009

    Love At First Sight!

    I love that store sooo much and want to by everything there! but its kinda expensive to me still i go there any time i can the only problem is that the closest hot topic is miles and miles away and the one i have isnt that great its really small but when i went to my aunts she...
    blackfire217 blackfire217
    18-21, F
    Jan 13, 2010

    Hot Topic Rules!

    i love the t shirts and they have some really good metal cds & dvds. the one in the mall near me has petticoat skirts in different colors. i'm trying to build up enough courage to go in and buy one.
    sisipamprsboi sisipamprsboi
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 25, 2009

    So I turned in my application on Sunday

    and had a short interview with the worker I gave it to and she said she'll make sure the hiring manager sees it and that they'll call me if positions are open. So that's awesome I guess and so I'm curious how long will it take for them to call me.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 15, 2015

    Such a Wonderful Place!

    Hot clothes, hot people, Hot Topic. God, I love that store. My favorite place at the mall followed closely by Spencers and GameStop. First off, the clothes are amazing. The only place that sells Avenged Sevenfold hoodies (not even Spencers carries those around here). Plus, the...
    PoeticRejection PoeticRejection
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 17, 2009

    The other day I went to hot topic

    and was browsing around (they have sooooo many things lol) anyways and some girl went up to me, and started asking me a bunch of questions. ( i guess i had that puzzled face on) she suddenly stopped and asked you work here right? I laughed a little and said no sorry. she simply...
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho
    22-25, F
    Jun 26, 2014

    Walk up to Hot Topic like 'whaddup I'm not a

    scene kid but I like to shop here'
    Natapongo Natapongo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2015

    Wish I Lived Near One...

    My favorite cloths all came from hot topic! But it's kind of expensive. The nearest one to me is over an hour away because I live waaaaaaaay out in the country.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Aug 10, 2009

    But........

    I love Spencer's more!<3
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 15, 2013

    It's great, I like going in there

    and looking around at all of the different band shirts :) I might get some new shirts tomorrow at some point XD
    ACyanideSurprise ACyanideSurprise
    18-21, M
    Sep 21, 2014

    Greatest

    HT is among the greatest stores ever....im not really in my "punk" mode anymore, but i cant get enough of HT.  Best t-shirts, music, atmosphere....
    littlerichard02 littlerichard02
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 28, 2009

    I like many different things such

    as being huge black men and groups.
    Aurther42166 Aurther42166
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jul 4, 2014

    So I was at the mall with my family,

    and I was in there. And my mom came in and was like "it's so oppressing in here" so I just brushed it off.. And she then said "I don't see why anyone would want to stay in there that long" like, thanks mom.. This is one of the many reasons I just don't talk to you.
    UnderTheSleeves UnderTheSleeves
    16-17, F
    May 23, 2015

    Best Store Ever!

    I love that they bring so many different styles in. It's def a one stop shop. The skirts are wayy cuter than anywhere else. I also love the heels I am a huge shoe fan and I'd say 30% of my faves have come from hot topic. It's just to bad I live in Canada and have...
    HisLady HisLady
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2009

    There's Just Something About It.

    I'm not goth or emo or anything. But it's just a cool and kinda fun (to me any way) atmosphere. I don't really buy much there other than knee-high socks, body spray, or jewelry. It smells kinda like an auto shop, but it just feels like home to me...? I just love it. :)
    Molliejay Molliejay
    13-15, F
    Jun 30, 2010

    Just Wish It Was Like The Old Days.

    When i first started going to Hot Topic, it was the perfect hang out for me, my friends, and other people that i didn't even know but we would still act like we knew each other.  It used to be so awesome, and i loved buying hoodies from there, but now, it is over run...
    Godzirra7377 Godzirra7377
    16-17, F
    Feb 16, 2010
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