Fashion Regrets: 12 Things We Thought Were Cool in High School

“It was a different time.” “I had an underdeveloped sense of style.” “All the kids were doing it.” We can make a lot of excuses for the ways we dressed in high school, but nothing truly explains the style aberrations that defined our adolescence. From ridiculously high platform flip-flops to the trusty combo of a velour hoodie, denim miniskirt, and shearling booties, scroll down to check out the high school fashion moments we’d rather forget.