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One fashion writer has boldly spoken out about her hatred of high-top wedge sneakers. In a column penned for XOJane, Abby Gardner says that they're "not flattering," adding, "I want this trend to go away, not grow stronger, as it has the past couple seasons." Preach. [XOJane]