By Jennifer Armstrong
Updated March 05, 2004 at 05:00 AM EST

Straight up, Paula: Your fashion sense this American Idol season is as off-key as William Hung. First came the Panama Jack cap that clashed with your girlish pink top, then a red-and-black hat that was too matchy matchy with your blazer-blouse combo. Tone it down (we loved the pin-striped jacket and cami, sans chapeau) and you’ll be forever our girl.