Dannii and Kris: The Aussie style queen and the man who put the 'X Factor' in her life

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Dannii and Kris: The Aussie style queen and the man who put the 'X Factor' in her life

There was a time when Dannii Minogue was best known as Kylie's little sister. Then Simon Cowell and the X Factor came knocking, and life changed for the Aussie beauty – especially after finding love with British rugby player-turned-model, Kris Smith.

Dannii and Kris's story began in the summer of 2008 in a nightclub in Ibiza. "We kept looking at each other but I would never have gone up to him and he would never have come up to me," the petite star has said of their first meeting.

"Then my friend chatted to him and involved me in the conversation and it happened straight away. It was just all there from the beginning. Cupid's arrow flew across Space nightclub – it's so unlikely"