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): April 15, 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 April 15, 2004

Item 12.  Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

                  On April 15, 2004, Deckers Outdoor Corporation issued a press
release announcing financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2004. 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:  April 15, 2004                      /s/ M. Scott Ash
                                           M. Scott Ash, Chief Financial Officer