Tere Naam haircut to ripped jeans: 5 fashion trends Salman Khan popularised

As Bollywood's 'Bhaijaan' Salman Khan turns a year older today, here's a look at 5 of his most popular trends that are nothing but iconic

Be it the Hanuman necklace from Bajrangi Bhaijaan, or those heart-detailed aviators from Dabangg or even his mustache from Sultan, Salman Khan’s fandom eagerly adopts anything their bhai is seen wearing. As Bollywood’s ‘Bhaijaan’ Salman Khan turns a year older today, here’s a look at 5 of his most popular trends that are sort of iconic:

1) When every second guy sported the ‘Radhey Bhaiya’ look from Tere Naam

His middle-parted long hair took hairstyle trends to a whole new level. With pictures of him in every salon, guys only wanted to look exactly like their icon.

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2) When he popularised what our parents call the ‘fati jeans’ trend

Salman’s shirtless avatar and his ripped jeans for ‘O O Jaane Jaana‘ (Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya) popularised a gender-neutral fashion trend that is still much in demand even today.

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3) Bandanas are bae

After his ‘Friends’ cap from ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ became a fashion staple, Salman introduced us to a new kind of colourful head accessory – bandanas – which immediately became a part of every guy’s go-to wardrobe essential.

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4) Oversized sweaters are da bomb

Before going shirtless and flaunting his chiseled body, Salman Khan popularised oversized sweaters in the 90s and we instantly fell in love with this cool and comfy avatar of the actor.

5) When he wore ‘balis’ and everyone else followed 

From donning silver bali in Yuvvraaj and Bajrangi Bhaijaan to flaunting gold studs in Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, these earrings are a big hit among boys.