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.

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.

U.S. Greasers, 1950s. Greaser: a person who dresses in rockabilly fashion and styles his hair in a pompadour or other tall retro hairstyle with a petroleum based pomade, such as seen in the movies: The Outsiders, West Side Story, Rebel Without Cause, etc (from urban dictionary)

These 47 Photos From The Past Prove That People Used To Be Ridiculously Classy.

U.S. Greasers, 1950s. Greaser: a person who dresses in rockabilly fashion and styles his hair in a pompadour or other tall retro hairstyle with a petroleum based pomade, such as seen in the movies: The Outsiders, West Side Story, Rebel Without Cause, etc (from urban dictionary)

A reader asked what YangN doing rockabilly might look like or if they could. This is getting there, motorcycle t-shirt, converse, bandana. Hair might be a bit too fussed over but no big.

A reader asked what YangN doing rockabilly might look like or if they could. This is getting there, motorcycle t-shirt, converse, bandana. Hair might be a bit too fussed over but no big.

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/

Captivating Photos of a Teen Gang in '50s Brooklyn

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/

Teddy boys-- late 40's and 50's- Think this has to be my favourite fashion sense for men from this time!!

Teddy boys-- late 40's and 50's- Think this has to be my favourite fashion sense for men from this time!!

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