Pompadours, High-Waisted Pants And 12 More Ways We're Still Dressing Like Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley Predicted What We Would All Wear Back In The 1950s

Excuse us -- we're "All Shook Up" today. That's because August 16 marks the 36th anniversary of Elvis Presley's untimely death.

Though a heart attack robbed us of the King of Rock 'n Roll in 1977, Elvis started plenty of stylish trends that have taken on lives of their own. In fact, we managed to find 15 you can wear today. So power up those jukeboxes and pay your respects to the King's classic 1950s looks by copying them as best you can!

1. That pompadour.


So shiny!

2. Army fatigues.


We love a man in uniform.

3. High-waist pants.


It doesn't get more classic than those.

4. Unbuttoned collars.


They make him look so laid-back.

5. Who wears short shorts?


It doesn't get more beachy than white swim trunks.

6. Power-clashing.


Elvis was the original -- or one of them, at least.

7. Canadian tuxedos.


He still knew how to match, though.

8. Head-to-toe leather.


Nothing's cooler.

9. All-white everything.


So fresh and so clean.

10. Silk scarves.


For a tiny bit of flair.

11. Bedazzling.


A little sparkle goes a long way.

12. Jailhouse rock chic.


Stripes never go out of style.

13. Plaid jackets.


Unexpected, yet traditional.

14. Blue suede shoes.

blue suede shoes

Don't step on 'em.

Any we missed?

A look back at icons past:

Deanna Durbin '40s

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