Sassy or Trashy: Miniskirts

When it comes to sexy miniskirts, how short is too short? Tons of stars are taking a stab at the trend, but we fear some have gone a little too far.

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Katy Perry rocks a mini as only she can -- with polka dots.
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Abs? Check. Legs? Check. Skirt? Um, we're not so sure, Beyonce.
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We're not entirely sure we'd call this skirt "fergalicious." Though we're also willing to bet that's exactly what Fergie calls it.
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Chloe Sevigny might get our vote for best legs, and she also knows enough to keep herself a bit more covered up top.
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Gossip Girl Blake Lively tones down her ultra-short skirt by wearing a crisp oversize blazer.
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We defended Chloe's earlier choice of short skirt, but this one looks like a light breeze might give it all away.
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Singer Christina Milian's ridiculously short miniskirt doesn't leave much to the imagination.
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Bai Ling's famous for her outlandish red carpet looks and this one is no exception. Is that a skirt or a postage stamp?
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Repeat offender! No, Bai, those fishnets do not count as a cover-up. Nor do the boots.
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We see England, we see France, we see Foxy Brown's underpants.
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Foxy, please! Your skirt really needs a few more inches. And so does your blazer.
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Singer Mariah Carey likes short skirts and short shirts.
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Tara Reid has potential for a comeback, but not in that ripped up denim miniskirt.
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Fashion icon Paris Hilton loves to bare it all, so we're not really surprised at her choice of a micro-mini emblazoned with "Hilton" on the back.
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Rihanna has been hitting the clubs in New York and putting on a daily show for the paparazzi, often in a miniskirt. She dresses it up with accessories and heels, but here we're not entirely convinced.
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By keeping it minimal and simple, Lindsay Lohan actually manages to make this short skirt look chic.
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Pamela Anderson is an expert at showing it off. All of it, apparently.
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Jessica Simpson smartly pairs a leg-baring skirt with a more conservative cardigan.
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Jessica Simpson's had a lot of practice with Daisy Dukes, so it's no surprise that she really knew how to pull off a denim miniskirt.
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Remember when Nicole Richie wasn't exactly known for her fashion sense? This "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" appearance didn't exactly exude chic.
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Holly Madison often appears nude for Playboy so we're sure a little denim miniskirt makes her feel completely dressed.
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Actor Kate Bosworth and model James Rousseau both look good in denim, and Bosworth pairs her mini with a slouchy white tank for a cool, summery look.
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Cheryl Tweedy of Girls Aloud goes for a ripped-up mini for a concert session.
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As host of Project Runway, German model Heidi Klum looks great in almost anything.
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Amazingly, the almost completely transparent top Heather Graham's wearing still doesn't take our eyes away from the shortness of her skirt.
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How many minis can you fit in one photo? Here's our best effort, The Pussycat Dolls.
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Even back when Britney was at her sexiest, this lacy mini was a bit much.
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Opting for a classic black-and-white palette, singer Joss Stone goes for a crisp, downtown look.
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Jaime Pressly goes for a casual, guys' gal kind of look for the Poker Dome Challenge.
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Mandy Moore picks a miniskirt with a more flared silhouette for a recent concert appearance.
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