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The Bomb Style Icons Who Made '89 Gorgeous

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    Sure, we could have waited until December to write this post, but so much good fashion has already happened this year that we couldn't wait! Like you, we're getting a little tired of ripped sweatshirts, fishnet gloves, and bogus buccaneer shirts. Now that we're in '89 though, we see a whole slew of ladies making fashion boss again.

    These are the gal pals who made top hats the new nylon cap, taught us all how to flip over the hems of our faded Lee's, and showed us that the drop-waist mini pouffy skirt wasn't anything to have a cow over. Here are the chicks that really stood out for us in '89; there's not a lame Joanie in the mix!

    Also — happy April 1st!

    This story was part of Refinery29's 2012 April Fool's joke
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