Lifestyle Style Top 5 Trends to Keep – or Lose – in '07 Some fashions are more fleeting than others. Here are five to let go, and five to carry into the new year By People Staff Published on December 13, 2006 04:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 10 TREND TO LOSE: SKULLS BIG PICTURES The punk staple got a too-cutesy spin this year as the must-have motif, appearing on everything from Mischa Barton’s cardigan to dog sweaters. 02 of 10 TREND TO KEEP: BALLET FLATS Asadorian/Splash This is the rare fashion statement that’s both cute and comfy, showing up on the well-heeled feet of Kate Moss among many others. 03 of 10 TREND TO LOSE: HEADSCARVES Jonathan Friolo/IHP/Splash News Chalk it up to the ’80s revival sweeping young Hollywood – from Lindsay Lohan (left) to Nicole Richie, starlets were making like Axl Rose in colorful headscarves and oversize sunglasses. 04 of 10 TREND TO KEEP: LOOSE MINIDRESSES Bryan Bedder/Getty A look that appeared on almost every spring runway, this short and sweet look – as Ashlee Simpson demonstrates – has legs for next year. 05 of 10 TREND TO LOSE: VESTS Evan Agostini/Getty Menswear-inspired clothing can be a hard thing for most women – even the always-lovely Anne Hathaway – to pull off without looking like they borrowed their boyfriend’s wardrobe. What a drag! 06 of 10 TREND TO KEEP: BUBBLE DRESSES Gregorio Binuya/ABACA Sarah Michelle Gellar dazzles in the newest – and hottest – silhouette of the year, which will still look fresh this spring. 07 of 10 TREND TO LOSE: HIP BELTS How many women really want to draw more attention to their hips? If Sandra Bullock can’t pull this look off, we think we’ll pass. 08 of 10 TREND TO KEEP: POLKA DOTS Baxter/ABACA A fresh alternative to floral, Eva Longoria knows that this retro-inspired pattern looks fresh and vibrant for all seasons. 09 of 10 TREND TO LOSE: KNEE SOCKS Finalpixx Let’s leave this one to the children – Las Vegas star Molly Sims gambles on this youthful trend and ends up looking more like a first-grader than an A-lister. 10 of 10 TREND TO KEEP: ANKLE BOOTS BAUER-GRIFFIN Gwyneth Paltrow knows how to show off her perfectly toned legs – in cropped boots that add a fresh twist to minidresses.