Washington, D.C. 20549


                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
     Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act Of 1934

       Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 26, 2004

                           DECKERS OUTDOOR CORPORATION
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

                 (State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)

             0-22446                                       95-3015862
     (Commission File Number)                 (IRS Employer Identification No.)

495A South Fairview Avenue, Goleta, California               93117
  (Address of principal executive offices)                (Zip code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code       (805) 967-7611

          (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

Item 7. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

    (c) Exhibits.

        Exhibit No.        Description
          99.1             Press release, dated February 26, 2004

Item 9. Regulation FD Disclosure.

        On February 26, 2004, Deckers Outdoor Corporation issued a press
release entitled "Deckers Outdoor Corporation Announces Intention to File for an
Offering of Common  Stock." A copy of the press  release is  attached  hereto as
Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.

        The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including the
exhibit,  will not be treated as "filed"  for the  purposes of Section 18 of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") or otherwise subject to the
liabilities  of that  section.  This  information  will not be  incorporated  by
reference into a filing under the Securities Act of 1933, or into another filing
under the  Exchange  Act,  unless  that  filing  expressly  refers  to  specific
information in this report.


         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
the  registrant  has duly  caused  this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                      Deckers Outdoor Corporation

        Date:  February 26, 2004      /s/ M. Scott Ash
                                      M. Scott Ash, Chief Financial Officer