Washington, D.C. 20549

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): January 24, 2018
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification Number)
10 Whatney
Irvine, California 92618
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(949) 609-5599
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 1.01
Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On January 24, 2018, World of Jeans & Tops, a California corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of Tilly’s, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), entered into Amendment No. 5 (the “Amendment”) to the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (as amended, the “Agreement”), dated as of May 3, 2012, with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association. The Amendment allows for the declaration and payment of dividends or distributions to stockholders within specified limits, including a special, one-time, cash dividend of up to $30.0 million on or before April 29, 2018.

The foregoing summary does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Amendment, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1, and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 8.01
Other Events.

On January 25, 2018, the Company issued a press release announcing a one-time special cash dividend of $1.00 per share to be paid on February 20, 2018, to all holders of record of issued and outstanding shares Class A common stock and Class B Common stock as of the close of business on February 9, 2018. In this same press release, the Company also reported its preliminary assessment of the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on the Company.

Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d)    Exhibits

The following exhibits are being furnished herewith:
Exhibit No.
Exhibit Title or Description

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: January 25, 2018
 /s/ Michael L. Henry
  Michael L. Henry
  Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary