Photo Courtesy of Lupita Cabrera Photography

Stand Out from the Rest with a Rockabilly Quinceanera

Alexa DLT

If you are looking for non-traditional quinceanera ideas that will have your friends and family rocking around the clock, try a rockabilly quinceanera! This is the perfect theme or someone who wants to show off their edgy style and individuality.

You are unique and deserve to have a quinceanera that reflects your personality.


The best thing about a quinceanera with a rockabilly theme is there are no rules, you can be as creative as you want.

While the classic color combination for a rockabilly themed party is red, black, and white, you can choose other color combinations such as bright pink, black, and white, or blue, black, and grey.

There are also a variety of retro quinceanera dresses: some dresses feature a gothic design and others add a hint of vintage flair. Either way here are some inspiration photos to help give you ideas for your event.

Get inspired by our collection of rockabilly-themed ideas for your quince. Here we list everything you will need for a rockabilly-inspired quinceanera. Remember, the rockabilly style predates back from the 1950’s era so expect to use Coca-cola bottles, red roses, and vintage records as centerpiece decorations.

What You Will Need:

A 50’s inspired dress

Alternative decorations

A lot of roses

Vintage Records

Plenty of Black eyeliner

Red Lipstick


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Rockabilly-themed Centerpieces for Quinceaneras

The beauty of choosing a rockabilly themed quinceanera is that there are so many influences within the rockabilly style such as psychobilly, punk rock, gothic glam, and the vintage 1950’s era-inspired rockabilly. Since there are so many styles to choose from you can not go wrong with mixing these styles into your Quinceanera decor and cake.

Rockabilly Quinceanera Cake

For a rockabilly-inspired Quinceanera cake, you can go as crazy as you want as long as it is delicious! Here are some fun ideas for a rockabilly quince cake:

Rockabilly Quinceanera Bouquets

To tie the Rockabilly Quince look together, use a bouquet that features a variety of colors and elements such as feathers, crystals, beads, brooches, buttons, ribbon, and jewelry.

If you are a punk rock rockabilly girl, these bouquets will be the best fit for you…

If you like the Rockabilly Pin-up girl style, then check out these 50’s inspired bouquets…


One trend among the 1950s-era inspired bouquets is the cascading flowers feature.

Cascading flowers will bring a sense of elegance to your outfit.

Other Rockabilly Party Decor

Now it’s time for the fun part…Rockabilly Hair and Makeup!

Any brand of black wet eyeliner will help you achieve the winged eyeliner look that is so popular among rockabilly models. Another makeup essential is red lipstick, we recommend going to your local Ulta or Sephora and trying on different shades of red lipstick to find the best shade that complements your skin’s undertone. For more hair and makeup advice, click on Miss Victory Violet’s photo below to follow her on instagram.

Your Rockabilly Quince Dress awaits…

We found some beautiful and affordable dresses that feature the rockabilly style, as well as outfit accessories. Check out our picks below!

Curvy women’s sizes are also available on and

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Alexa DLT

Author Alexa DLT

I love the ocean and am a proud South Bay local. I love empowering women especially through these life changing moments ♥

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