This shows the style of the greasers, with big flowey skirts and tight tops with cat eye sunglasses for the girls and tight jeans and leather for the boys.
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Teddy boys-- late 40's and 50's- Think this has to be my favourite fashion sense for men from this time!!
New York photographer Bruce Davidson documented a gang of troubled Brooklyn teenagers in 1959 that called themselves the Jokers. Check the album out here. http://www.retronaut.co/2010/06/the-jokers-1959/
I don't know what movie this is from, but Johnny Depp does a good job of pretending to be a greaser. More
The Greaser, 1950s
Aarons, Jules - Lighting up, West End by Andrew Madsen, via Flickr