Let These ’80s Pop Stars Teach You A Thing Or Two About Style

From feathered bangs to legwarmers, it’s called FASHION. Look it up sometime.

1. Definitely wear your hair in a curled ear-length shag, a la Pat Benetar.

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2. Or, opt for Tiffany’s hairsprayed-and-feathered curly bang situation.

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3. Wearing pink frosted lipstick and surrounding your entire eye area with gray pencil? A MUST!

Just ask Sheena Easton.

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4. And one should take notes on anything Cyndi Lauper ever wore, really.

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5. Know what goes with everything? Hugenormous earrings and also this hat.

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It’s how Debbie Gibson charmed Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff, probs.

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6. So many important things happening with The Go-Gos, most notably the belts and socks with heels.

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7. Denim on denim? Totally classic, as demonstrated by Whitney Houston.

Also noteworthy: that crazy-big belt.

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8. Joan Jett’s shoulder pads here = totally essential.

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9. Hitting the gym? Take a lesson from Olivia Newton-John’s headband, leggings and leg warmers.

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10. Big hair goes amazingly well with equally big Janet Jackson-esque hoops, as it turns out.

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11. Sleeveless cocktail dresses? THE JAM. Just look at Annie Lennox.

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12. Tina Turner’s leather elbow gloves are completely beyond, in the best way.

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13. And finally, of course, let’s bow down to literally everything happening here with Madonna.

EVERYTHING, I said. Now tease your hair, put on some leggings, and go forth, my fashionable friend.

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