Every girl who came of age in the 1980s and beyond knows the fabulous feeling of receiving the latest dELiA*s catalog in the mail. Founded in 1993 by two Yale University graduates, dELiA*s became well-known for having its finger on the pulse of the Y generation. Teen-aged and college girls across the country turn to dELiA*s for affordable fashion in the latest, trendy styles. The company utilized its mail-order catalogs, retail locations and website to offer all types of clothing, from t-shirts to swimwear. They also carry a line of accessories and footwear, as well as teen-friendly makeup and room furnishings. Everybody wants to be a dELiA*s girl.