Teddy Boys- "The Teds, as they called themselves, wore long drape jackets, velvet collars, slim ties and began to pair the look with thick rubber-soled creeper shoes and the ‘greaser’ hairstyles of their American rock’n’roll idols.
Youth Culture - Teddy Boys - The 'teddy boy' style became popular among some teenage boys. They wore: tight trousers, pointed shoes and brightly-coloured jackets with thin velvet lapels. Hairstyles copied the glamorous look of movie stars.
key:teddy boys teddy boys style Ib spite of the gentlemanly style of dress (certainly compared to today), the Teds were a teenage youth culture out to shock their parents’ generation, and quickly became associated with trouble by the media.