• Best of Budapest for a winter weekend getaway

    The air might be crisp and winter wear a must-have, but that's no reason to shy away from the beauty of Budapest. In the largest city of East-Central Europe – which takes its name from Buda and Pest, separated by the River Danube – sip on wine in the party central side of Pest and warm up in Buda on hearty Hungarian cuisine in world class cafes and restaurants for the perfect start to your 2013. A certain regal air sweeps across the city streets of Budapest where stunning Baroque architecture stands at every corner and unique musuems and attractions lie

  • Victoria and David put family first in UK move

    Britain's most famous family is returning to home shores. Victoria and David Beckham have decided to leave the US behind and make the UK their base, it was revealed this week. After months spent looking for a potential new family home and schools for their four children - Brooklyn, 13, Romeo, ten, Cruz, seven, and 17-month-old Harper - the power couple have decided that everything is in place and now is the right time to return to London.   They have scoured the capital looking for a potential new home including in upmarket areas including Mayfair, Clapham and Holland Park but have

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  • Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' leads BAFTA nominations with nine nods

    US film Lincoln beat British contenders in the BAFTA nominations on Wednesday morning, scoring a total of ten nods. Steven Spielberg's presidential biopic scored in five of the major categories. These include one for Daniel Day-Lewis - nominated for the Best Actor award for his performance in the title role of Lincoln - the US president who led his country through the civil war. He is up against stars including Ben Affleck, put forward for his role in Argo, Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables' leading man, Bradley Cooper – star of Silver Linings Playbook, and Joaquin Phoenix for his role

  • Best of bridal sample sales: Where to find designer wedding dresses at dream prices

    Brides-to-be can make their dream come true of finding their perfect wedding dress – at a fraction of the cost. The month of January sees the best bridal sample sales of the year, when haute couturiers and sought-after designers say farewell to their stunning wedding dresses – due to the ongoing creation of new designs – some with a staggering 70% discount. This is a match made in heaven – designer bridal couture from the likes of Phillipa Lepley, Amanda Wyatt and David Fielden at affordable, almost high-street prices. But for the perfect finish to your fairytale ending, be sure to arrive early and have your research

  • Shape up with perfect eyebrows

    We have bid farewell to pencil thin brows embracing instead a thicker shape a la Kate and model of the moment Cara Delevingne. And the bold look is here to stay in 2013. Jenny Hunter, senior therapist and head trainer at waxing boutique nkd, is here to help you shape up in style. She shares her top tips with HELLO! Online. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY 

Step 1: When you want to gain the perfect brow to enhance your eyes, you need to follow a few key rules. Start by taking a pencil and placing it vertically against your nose

  • BAFTA boys Bradley Cooper and Daniel Craig join forces

    From a female perspective, Bradley Cooper and Daniel Craig make for a heady combination. And if the BAFTA nominations are anything to go by, they're even more potent from the critics' point of view.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Both men's films emerged as front runners when nominations for the British Oscars were announced on Tuesday morning. Bradley is poised to scoop Best Actor for his role in lost-soul romance, Silver Linings Playbook – a moving film where he plays a recently-released mental patient trying to claw his way back to love and happiness. Meanwhile, Daniel – aka uber-agent James Bond –

  • Harry Styles puts break-up blues behind him as he returns to the studio

    Teen heart throb Harry Styles was ensured that his fans are behind him as he was followed by a swarm of girls on his trip to record new material in a London recording studio. The boy band member, 19, chatted to his fans as he made way to an Islington studio on Tuesday morning, averting all questions about his relationship status. Seen laughing and joking with the gaggle, the singer opted for a casual skinny jeans and hoodie combo for the session with his pals, putting all thoughts of Taylor Swift to the back of his mind.   The pair, who had been dating since November, were

  • Zara Phillips and husband Mike Tindall set to upgrade to bigger home

    Zara Phillips and her husband Mike Tindall are certainly living by the motto new year, new start. The Telegraph reports that the married couple have sold their classic £1.2 million Georgian house nestled in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY The good news is that their rumoured new address is just twenty minutes down the road, the even better news being that it is located in the grounds of Gatcombe Park – Zara's mother's sprawling country pile. Princess Anne's beloved estate is home both to her family and to the eponymous horse trials she runs alongside her ex-husband

  • 'I'm overwhelmed': Stella McCartney opens up on OBE honour at new collection preview

    In an Upper East Side mansion, several models gathered around a man playing Lady Gaga on the piano while others posed for artists in a stunning salon, played Scrabble in the library or simply sipped champagne as they admired an ice sculpture of a unicorn. In the typically quirky fashion that we have come to know and love, Stella McCartney unveiled her latest collection, pre-Autumn 13, on Tuesday evening in the Big Apple. And the line was clearly influenced by the 70s, featuring colour-blocked velvet dresses, silk striped jumpsuits and feathered floral jacquard jackets.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • Spanish beauty Penelope Cruz sizzles in Loewe campaign shots

    Flashing a sultry expression as she poses in the mirror with smoky eye make-up and her raven locks cascading over her shoulders, sizzling Spanish senorita Penelope Cruz looks sensational in the Spring/Summer 2013 Loewe ad campaign. In another sexy shot, the Hollywood actress is seen showing off her incredible bone structure as she looks off into the distance. The series of photographs, shot by fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, are the first glimpse at the star's debut for the leather goods brand. In November of last year, it was revealed that Spain's star actress had gone back

  • It's high in protein, low in carbs, so go quinoa crazy for 2013

    We're all looking for the new thing to help us become just that little bit healthier this New Year and it seems we could be given a helping hand by the tiny grains of pseudo-cereal that make quinoa the food for fitness in 2013. Natually, it's already a favourite in the super trim celebrity world including actresses Jennifer Aniston and Gwyneth Paltrow – hardly surprising considering it is one of the most nutritious foods on the planet.    CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY   Low in carbs yet packed with protein, containing all nine essential amino acids which contribute to cell renewal, quinoa tastes superb in a superfood salad that will be sure to leave you

  • Hottest destinations for 2013

    Last year already seems a long time ago now doesn’t it? We all enjoyed Christmas and New Year’s Eve was a time to welcome 2013 in style. But what does the New Year hold? Two or three months of hard gym work before the resolutions start to die off? A frugal first month of the year before we start spending again? Well if there’s one resolution many of us make, which this year we should all stick to is to see more of the world. If that sounds like the perfect way to spend 2013, now’s the time to

  • Kate's low key birthday celebrations with Prince William

    Kate Middleton marked her 31st birthday on Wednesday, but celebrations were low key for the expectant royal, who is thought to be just over 12 weeks pregnant with her and Prince William's first child. St James Palace has said the Duchess of Cambridge will be spending her January 9 birthday "privately" with William. It's thought the couple will be at their home in Anglesey, North Wales where the Prince works in his capacity as an RAF Search and Rescue helicopter pilot. A romantic meal may be on the cards, or even a stroll with the couple's Spaniel Lupo.   They may

  • Celebrity bridal designer Manuel Mota dies aged 46

    Renowned creative director and bridal designer for Pronovias, Manuel Mota, died on Tuesday aged 46. The Spanish designer headed the Barcelona-born label Pronovias for 23 years and is most acclaimed for having famously created Doutzen Kroes' bridal gown in 2010. President of the company, Alberto Palatchi, said: "The Pronovias family has lost one of its best loved members. "We are left with the memory of so many collections, so many catwalk shows, so much effort and talent. Manuel was a great partner, a great artist and above all, a great person. We will never forget him." CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL

  • Perfect presentation: George Clooney and Jason Statham lead host of stars to give out Golden Globes

    A host of Hollywood's most famous faces have been announced as presenters for the 70th Golden Globe Awards, with George Clooney and Jason Statham's chiseled features standing out from the crowd. If any bruised egos from Ricky Gervais' ruthlessly funny reign still linger, then gentleman George Clooney will be like a soothing balm on the night. The fact that the ceremony will this year be held together by comediennes Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will also reduce the casualties.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Action man Jason Statham is also lined up to present one winner with their award.

  • It's high in protein, low in carbs, so go quinoa crazy for 2013

    We're all looking for the new thing to help us become just that little bit healthier this New Year and it seems we could be given a helping hand by the tiny grains of pseudo-cereal that make quinoa the food for fitness in 2013. Natually, it's already a favourite in the super trim celebrity world including actresses Jennifer Aniston and Gwyneth Paltrow – hardly surprising considering it is one of the most nutritious foods on the planet. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Low in carbs yet packed with protein, containing all nine essential amino