One of fashion's coziest embellishments is popping up on our favorite wintertime accessories. The trendlet Miniature pom-poms have spread beyond knitted hats to the tops of sleek, high-heeled pumps and patent-leather clutches, not to mention hanging out on sweaters and key chains looking oh so cute.
There was a time when blushed cheeks were too pink, too gaudy, and too much. The trendlet But on today's uber-highlighted, crazily contoured, and seriously strobed cheekbones, a hint of color squarely placed on the apples of the cheek is less stark, more sophisticated.
Elizabeth Wellington is the fashion columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer. She covers celebrity style, pop-culture and the burgeoning local designer scene.