• Top five festive cities to spend Christmas

    Sprinkle some magic into this year's Christmas by visiting one of the world's most festive locations. With sleigh bells ringing, frosty snow falling and the commencing of the advent calendar in our midst, discover enchanting Christmas cities and add a little cheer to the chillier season. From the legendary Rockerfeller centre Christmas tree, huskies' sleighs and reindeer riding in Finland to Christmas markets galore, explore some of the brightest shining stars such as New York, Lapland, Tokyo, Paris and Edinburgh. Follow Father Christmas in Finland CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY If an enchanting Christmas is what you’re yearning for, look no further than the legendary

  • Tumbling tresses: Christmas party hairstyle ideas

    Make sure that your hair is as glamorous as your festive wardrobe this Christmas with tumbling, tousled curls – we're thinking along the elegant lines of the Duchess of Cambridge and Cheryl Cole, the face of L'Oreal's haircare range. Having won the title of "most envied hair", Kate's hairstyle has even earned itself a name – the Chelsea Blow Dry – after the stylish part of London where her favourite salon is situated. But if you can't afford these weekly treatments, don't worry, it's an easy look to recreate at home.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY For tousled curls that are perfect for both day and night, begin with

  • Celeb-inspired gift guide: son Damian Hurley

    If he isn’t jetting off to France with his celebrity uncles or acting in his favourite soap, youngster Damian Hurley is by his model mother's side. Inheriting his mum's decorum and sense of style, ten-year-old Damian is regarded by many as the quinessential Brit child. Damian is used to living the high life, and is often seen in the company of Uncle Hugh Grant at film premieres. With Sir Elton John and David Furnish also at the godparenting helm, the youngster is inspired by the caring A-list family that "spoil him rotten". Although he may have a more affluent lifestyle than many his age, Damian's

  • Kate-inspired party dresses for fancy festive affairs

    The Duchess of Cambridge regularly gives a masterclass in the art of being classy and smart while still looking young and gorgeous. And with the festive season upon us and its promise of black tie bashes and posh dos, you may be wondering how to strike that balance yourself. The fashion team at HELLO! Online recommends you buy into the maxi dress trend that the elegant HRH sparked with her array of long gowns with stunning cuts and intricate detailing that she usually sports for formal affairs.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The pale pink sparkling Jenny Packham gown

  • Adorable Christmas costume ideas to get your little ones feeling festive

    It's the most magical time of the year. Seen through the eyes of children, Christmas is a time of wonder and anticipation; the promise of presents, a visit from Santa and his reindeer, and the chance to build snowmen all make December 25 the most important date in any child's calendar. What better way to get your little ones into the spirit of things than with a Christmas costume. Whether it's for a fun festive party, school and nursery celebrations, or just for the sheer enjoyment of it as you hang out the tinsel and decorate the tree, these outfits will

  • Pippa Middleton follows in Kate's charitable footsteps as she opens the Red Cross' Christmas designer sale

    Pippa Middleton stepped out in London on Thursday night to help a good cause. Kate's sister opened a charity Christmas designer sale at a Red Cross Shop.  Wearing her favourite pillar box red Kate Spade swing coat, which she has worn on other occasions, Pippa looked as stylish as ever. The 29-year-old teamed the wool coat with thick black tights, heels in the same hue and a lick of light red lipstick as she opened the sale by cutting the ribbon at the second-hand clothing store.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Pippa, who is a supporter of charitable causes, had been invited to

  • Katie Holmes' Broadway return is a storming success

    Katie Holmes' big night finally arrived on Thursday as she opened her new Broadway play, Dead Accounts. Dressed in a red trenchcoat and polka dot trousers, Katie seemed happy and relaxed ahead of her debut, smiling from ear to ear as she made her way to the theatre. In 2008, she made her Broadway debut in All My Sons and on that occasion, her ex-husband Tom Cruise provided support from the front row of the auditorium. This time though, the actress had two very special people supporting her from the stands, her parents, Martin and Kathleen.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Katie is starring as Lorna,

  • 'I love you so much:' Overjoyed Charlie Brooks makes jungle call to daughter

    After the disappointment of missing out on seeing her daughter on Wednesday, there was a better day in store for Charlie Brooks on Thursday's edition of I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here.. The EastEnders actress was delighted to 'win' a phone call to her little girl Kiki after a darts game played by her camp. Clearly overjoyed, Charlie thanked her team-mates for letting her take the one phone call which was granted to all four of them. During the match, 21 treats were up for grabs, two of which were phone calls to friends or family.   The celebs had to

  • Gabriel Aubry and Halle Berry reach a truce after his fight with Olivier Martinez

    The past week has been one of extreme tension for Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry, following the Canadian's doorstep fight with French actor Olivier Martinez, Halle's current fiancé. Now, reports indicate that the trio have settled on an amicable agreement bashed out by their respective lawyers.   Halle's legal rep, Blair Berk, told E! News: "The parties have reached an amicable agreement. There will be no further statement on the matter." Gabriel's lawyer, Shawn Holley, was also present for the negotiations, and both she and Blair were seen leaving the LA court house arm-in-arm, with wide smiles on their faces.

  • Lindsay Lohan's assistant tweets plea after star's arrest

    Lindsay Lohan's assistant has tweeted a plea for the troubled star. On Thursday Gavin Doyle posted a message to her employer on the social networking site which read "after bailing you out last night I HOPE and PRAY you get the help you so desperately need. We are ALL rooting for you. Xxx" Gavin's words come after the screen-star was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly assaulting a a member of the public at a New York nightclub. The actress, who rose to fame in The Parent Trap, was arrested over a third-degree assault when she got into an argument with another woman.   CLICK

  • Charlotte Casiraghi is riding high with majestic performance at the Gucci Masters

    Charlotte Casiraghi was a vision to behold as she warmed up for the Gucci Masters at a press day on Thursday. The Monegasque sweetheart powered around the course with grace and elegance, and although she was competing, every sartorial detail was taken care of. Charlotte's blazer, jodhpurs and shiny riding boots simultaneously said sportswoman and stylish as Princess Caroline's daughter indulged one of her most fervent passions.     The Gucci Masters is a frequent event in Charlotte's life, and this appearance is just the latest in a long line of engagements with the riding competition. In Gucci Masters events, 12

  • Two months after welcoming baby: Megan Fox shows off amazing post-pregnancy body

    It's hard to believe Megan Fox welcomed a baby just two months ago. The svelte actress has clearly had no problem regaining her pre-pregnancy shape – she showed off her amazing figure at a photocall in LA this week. Gorgeous in a mint green dress that clung to her curves, a smiling Megan was happy to pose for photographers as she promoted her new movie This is 40, a spin off of comedy Knocked Up. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Megan and her husband Brian Austin Green became parents to son Noah Shannon in September. The couple kept their baby joy

  • Kate swings back into action as she returns to St Andrew's school, where she spent nine happy years

    The Duchess of Cambridge loved her prep school so much that when she left, aged 13, she vowed to return as a teacher. Life had other plans for the young girl – who went on to marry a Prince and become the future Queen of Britain – but Kate was delighted to return to St Andrew's on Friday. Prince William's wife was invited back to the facility, in Pangbourne, Berkshire, to celebrate St Andrew's Day with pupils and staff. She opened a new hockey pitch - and tested out the surface herself - before giving a speech in which she described the nine years