Now that the year is coming to a close, we’re taking a trip through 2012 to share the best and worst moments. Here is our entirely subjective list of the worst trends of the year.
“Wedge sneakers. I know I’m in the minority here, but I just think wedge sneakers look so bulky and unattractive..” — Jennifer Davidson, cofounder and editor-in-chief
“Crazy pants! This season, pants had a bit too much print and pattern for my taste.”— Beth Herbst, cofounder and style editor
“Spirit hoods and flatforms were my least favorite trends of the year.” — Anna Rice, StyleBakeryTeen fashion and beauty editor
“Peplum looks fabulous on other women, but it’s one trend I just can’t pull off!” — Tanya Sharma, daily scoop editor
“Toms knock offs! How do you knock off a brand that is doing good and giving back? Plus, the shoes aren’t exactly super-stylish in concept, the statement is really in the doing good.” — Bronwyn Berger-Hughes, beauty contributor
“Completely see-through outfits (ahem, Kristin Stewart). I’m all for sheer, but not when you can see both your bra and undies.” — Elizabeth Mitchell, StyleBakeryTeen star style editor
“Printed suits. I’m sorry, Miu Miu and Prada — I’m just not into it.” — Jamie Allison Sanders, beauty editor
“Anything Miley Cyrus wears, cheeky and geeky graphic tees, patterned pants (especially florals).” — Christine Fox, StyleBakeryMom style editor
“The appeal of animal-emblazoned sweaters still mystifies me. I tried on several but ultimately just felt too silly to indulge in this trend. I’m leaving the cute bunnies and foxes to my preschooler.” — Courtney Strimel, StyleBakeryMom style editor
“Ombre hair and ear cuffs.” — Morgan C. Schimminger, celebrity style editor
Tell us, what do you think was the worst trend of 2012?