Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have been on-screen style icons since they were cast on at 9-months-old. Now, three decades later — and on their 31st birthday, no less — they are just as sartorially influential as they’ve ever been. With fashion lines Full House The Row and Elizabeth and James their designs dominate red carpets and our closets. But what happened between those days crawling around on the set of the Tanner household and today? A whole lot.
Through their seemingly endless shows and movies, the Olsen twins amassed fans galore and made a generation totally wardrobe envious. So in honor of their 31st birthday today, let’s take a look back at the Olsen twins on-screen looks — all bucket hats and tinted sunglasses and contrasting colors.
Happy birthday Mary-Kate and Ashley! May your next three decades be marked by continued fashion dominance, and just as many bucket hats. Read more from Yahoo Style + Beauty: Follow us on Instagram , Facebook , and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyle and @YahooBeauty .
Mary-Kate and Ashley giving audiences a taste of their good and bad sides on ‘Full House’. (Photo: Getty Images)
The twins in ‘Our First Video’ rocking denim vests and contrasting scrunchies. (Photo: Dualstar)
In the 1994 movie ‘How the West Was Fun’ they coordinated in cowgirl country chic. (Photo: Getty Images)
Mary-Kate and Ashley in grungy and proper overall style in ‘It Takes Two’. (Photo: Alamy)
In ‘Two of a Kind’ they gave New York style a try. (Photo: Getty Images)
In ‘Two of a Kind’ the twins also gave us a hint of the matching skirt and tank top style we didn’t know we needed. (Photo: Everett Collection)
‘Switching Goals’ gave a look at their contrasting tastes — with Ashley as the girlier one and Mary-Kate rocking a more tomboy-ish look. (Photo: Getty Images)
Mary-Kate and Ashley having their own fashion show in ‘Switching Goals’ in 1999. (Photo: Getty Images)
The twins giving California style a go in ‘Billboard Dad’. (Photo: Dulastar Productions)
Mary-Kate and Ashley again in ‘Billboard Dad’. (Photo: Dulastar Productions)
Very matchy-matchy in tank tops, chokers, and purses in ‘Passport to Paris’. (Photo: Dulastar Productions)
Matching again in another ‘Passport to Paris’ scene. (Photo: Dulastar Productions)
The girls gave mod style and ’60s flare a go on the Austiralian set of ‘Our Lips Are Sealed’. (Photo: Everett Collection)
Mary-Kate and Ashley trying out surfer chic in ‘Our Lips Are Sealed’. (Photo: Getty Images)
If you weren’t sure where your obsession with trench coats and skinny scarves came from, it might have been from their 2001 movie ‘Winning London’.
Ashley giving us bucket hat envy in ‘Winning London’. (Photo: Everett Collection)
The twins giving major cool-girl, school-girl vibes in 2000. (Photo: Everett Collection)
Mary-Kate and Ashley got island style just right in ‘Holiday in the Sun’. (Photo: Capital Pictures)
Bringing florals into the repetoire in ‘Holiday in the Sun’. (Photo: Capital Pictures)
The twins show us how to do Italian, casual chic in ‘When in Rome’. (Photo: Dualstar)
A more grown-up coordinated denim look in ‘When In Rome’. (Photo: Dualstar)
Honing their beach style and beach waves in ‘The Challenge’. (Photo: Getty Images)
Dualing hat game in ‘Getting There’. (Photo: Dualstar)
Starring as Riley and Chloe in their TV show ‘So Little Time’. (Photo: Getty Images)
‘So Little Time’ saw their most obvious fashion differntiator with Mary-Kate sporting straight hair and Ashley in curls. (Photo: Alamy)
Giving their own take on tourist style in ‘New York Minute’. (Photo: Warner Brothers/courtesy Everett Collection)
New York chic in ‘New York Minute’ in 2004. (Photo: Warner Brothers/courtesy Everett Collection)