• Vintage veils for Sophie and Andrew's Hollywood-inspired wedding

    Picking the perfect ring is something of an art. And when Sophie spotted hers in Yorkshire with partner Andrew by her side, he proposed immediately. After a steady nine-year relationship and joined by their little dog Amigo, Sophie Robinson and Andrew Masterman tied the knot this summer in Leeds. With meticulous planning and attention to detail, both Sophie and Andrew agreed that the theme of their day would not be a quintessentially British summer wedding do, but a vintage setting with all the razzmatazz of a Hollywood epic. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY And they decided that no stone would

  • Ms Marmite Lover's Cream Heart with alcoholic forest berries

    Dish type: Dessert Serves 6 Ingredients 150g Mascarpone 100g Double cream 50g Icing sugar A few drops ofVanilla essence 500g frozen Forest berries 70g Sugar A glug of Creme de cassis Juice of Half a Lemon Equipment cheese cloth Method 1. Mix all the cream heart ingredients (mascarpone, cream, vanilla, icing sugar) together by whipping gently (not overmuch as mascarpone easily turns to butter). 2. Dampen the cheese cloth and line your dish with it, pressing the cloth into the corners of the heart. 3. Scoop the mixture into the cheese cloth lined dish and smooth the top. Give the mould a little bang on the worktop. Place on a saucer in the fridge to

  • Hidden treasures: St Valentine's romantic escapes

    A quiet canal ride winding down the medieval town of Bruges, hot air balloon rides across picturesque Andalusia and feasts of rustic food in northern Italy's Turin – these dream destinations just off the beaten track are everything we envisage for Valentine's Day this year. We've all heard of the cities that speak the language of love, from Paris and Venice to Rome and Verona, but wrapped in the romantics of red roses and candlelit dining, these are bursting with city bustle when you want a quiet, romantic getaway to relax with your someone special.  And what could be more romantic than

  • Our Valentine's date with Ms Marmite Lover

    Queen of the pop-up restaurant in the UK, Kerstin Rodgers – aka 'MsMarmiteLover' for you Twitter fans – launched the first underground restaurant in London with her eponymous supper club. And since then, when she hosted and served dinner in her own home in 2009, hundreds of in-house resturants have popped up in London and around the UK cooking up culinary delights for their guests. But they're not alone, having Kerstin's book Supper Club: recipes and notes from The Underground Restaurant along with her blog, The English Can Cook, for a helping hand. Full of witty anecdotes in addition to an artful and intelligent exploration of discoveries from all over the world, the photos of MsMarmite's

  • Heidi Klum enjoys family park break with bodyguard beau

    Heidi Klum and her bodyguard boyfriend Martin Kristen have been spotted enjoying family life with Heidi's brood. The pair, who began dating in September 2012, showed the world what they were made of when they spent their down time taking the children down to the park. Dressed in a black coat and skinny jeans combo, supermodel Heidi's relaxed look complemented the ease in which she laughed and joked with her beau. Sitting on a park bench with Martin, Heidi glanced through her boyfriend's photos on his phone- which was decorated with a case featuring the couple celebrating Halloween.   CLICK ON PHOTOS

  • Joy for 'Downton Abbey' and Anne Hathaway at Screen Actors Guild Awards

    British small screen phenomenon Downton Abbey has secured its first ever Screen Actors Guild Award. The period piece was named Best Ensemble in a Drama Series, and beat off competition from American heavyweights such as Homeland and Mad Men.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   Stepping up to accept the accolade, Phyllis Logan, who plays Mrs Hughes in the TV favourite, said she was surprised that the show had been given the nod. "We were so not expecting this," she said. "Shut the French windows, honestly! We would like to thank, first of all, SAG for even bothering to consider us ... We're

  • Presenter Anthea Turner skates off 'Dancing on Ice'

    Presenter Anthea Turner has become the fourth celebrity contestant to be voted off from Dancing on Ice in the skating show's school disco week. The former Blue Peter host failed to wow with her routine to Donny Osmond's Puppy Love, putting her in the skate-off against fellow presenter and actor Keith Chegwin.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Skating with partner Andy Buchanan, Anthea strapped on her boots again to dance to Michael Buble's version of Feeling Good, but Keith won more votes from the judges on the ITV1 show. Fifty-two-year-old Anthea gave an emotional farewell to her new friends but agreed with head judge Robin

  • Blue brigade: Silver screen starlets stun in navy gowns

    A-list actors dutifully donned their designer dresses, sky-high heels and million-dollar jewels for the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday night, giving us a high-fashion pre-Oscars fashion parade. But a host of starlets made a serious sartorial splash as they transformed the red carpet into a sea of blue, stepping out in stunning navy gowns that stole the show. Jennifer Lawrence was ill with pneumonia. But the 22-year-old Silver Linings Playbook star still managed to look nothing short of stunning as she lead the blue brigade in a Christian Dior Haute Couture bodice dress. Side-swept curls and red lipstick

  • Screen actors thrilled: Highlights as Hollywood parties in style at the SAGs

    The Screen Actors' Guild Awards are Hollywood's last chance to let off some steam before they are finally summoned by the Oscars on Feb 24. Between the pressing business of winning awards, there was plenty of badinage as the A-list checked in with each other backstage and between the tables. Best Supporting Actress Anne Hathaway was spotted sharing a tender moment with husband Adam Shulman as her statuette looked on. Jennifer Garner was just as demonstrative as Ben Affleck's Iranian hostage thriller Argo was recognised. Bradley Cooper was also on hand to congratulate the actor-turned-director. Backstage, Sofia Vergara and her

  • Get sparkle in your hair with Amanda Seyfried's golden waves

    Actress Amanda Seyfried's wavy golden tresses sparkled at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday night. Timeless and full of glamour, side-swept curls are simply the ultimate finishing touch for any red carpet look. It's the hairstyle that was adopted for her character, the beautiful Cosette in Les Miserables, and its reappearance at the SAG awards seemed wholly appropriate as the 27-year-old celebrated with co-star Anne Hathaway on her win for  'Best Supporting Actress'.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The key to the stunning look is maintaining the naturally healthy shine that bounces off each curl with expert heat protection. Amanda's blonde locks may be

  • Pierre Casiraghi and girlfriend Beatrice Borromeo cuddle up at the races

    Pierre Casiraghi and his long-term girlfriend Beatrice Borromeo looked more in love than ever as they kicked-off a rally race in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Princess Caroline's son is passionate about the motorsport – as is his uncle Prince Albert, also present at the event – but the cars paled in comparison to Pierre's stunning Italian girlfriend, Beatrice.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   The royal and his 27-year-old love held hands and cuddled as they strolled around the track where they later joined forces with Albert. Pierre, 25, hopped into a vintage vehicle as his uncle, who is the principality's ruler, gave the

  • Stars at the SAGs go bold in all shades of red

    From deep maroon to the classic ruby red, the stars at the Screen Actors Guild Awards showed they were all lovers of a spot of lipstick. Celebrating her award with co-stars for the 'Best Drama Series Cast' for Downtown Abbey, Michelle Dockery beamed at the cameras with a deep shade of red coating her lips.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Normally known for her understated style, the 31-year-old actress wore a daring vintage Chado Ralph Rucci black satin dress with sheer panels that revealed a glimpse of the actress' ivory skin. But keeping the look demure, Michelle had her medium-lengh

  • Kate hoax callers DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian dropped from 2Day FM

    The Australian radio show behind the Kate Middleton hoax call prank has been dropped by 2Day FM, who will now broadcast a new show format to replace the slot that was once home to Michael Christian and Mel Greig.    The pair rang King Edward VII Hospital in December to find out details about Kate's pregnancy after the royal was admitted for extreme morning sickness, known as hyperemesis gravidarum. The stunt placed the centre under intense scrutiny over its privacy policy. Events also took a tragic turn when it was revealed that a nurse involved in the call, Jacintha Saldanha, had taken her own life. The development

  • Beach babe Miranda Kerr shows off supermodel physique in Mexico

    Long, lithe legs, toned arms and a washboard stomach – this weekend, Miranda Kerr took the opportunity to show us once again why she is one of the biggest, not to mention best-paid, supermodels in the lingerie business. The Australian beauty was enjoying a quick break in Mexico with her moviestar husband Orlando Bloom and their two-year-old son Flynn. And while relaxing on the beach to top up her already-deep tan, she shared a snap of herself showing off her seriously enviable physique in her tiny black bikini.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The mum-of-one posted a picture on

  • Unique celebrity baby names - the stars get creative!

    When it comes a celebrity baby announcement, there is one detail we are all desperate to know  – the child's name. Perhaps because the stars tend to be more creative with the monikers they bestow on their children, their choices are often unique and sometimes surprising. And here at HELLO! Online, we have decided to take a look at some of the unusual names that have made the headlines...   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Just last week, proud new parents Shakira and Gerard Pique welcomed their first child into the world, a baby boy they named Milan Pique Mebarak. The happy

  • Celebrate Valentine's Day with Champagne

    The clink of two champagne glasses is the perfect way to begin celebrations with your Valentine on February 14. And as Valentine’s Day is shared between just the two of you, you have a great excuse to splash out on a brilliant bottle. Taittinger Champagne is world-renowned - James Bond has a taste for it and it is served in some of the world’s swishest nightspots such as London's Café Royal, The Ledbury and Novikov. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Despite their fame and success their wine is still produced in a romantic, small-scale way. Compared to other top houses, Taittinger

  • Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher set to move to the UK

    It seems that Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are following in the footsteps of David and Victoria Beckham by swapping sunny Los Angeles for the UK. The Hollywood pair, who have been dating since the beginning of 2012, are planning to move to the UK where Mila is due to be shooting her new film, it has been reported.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE A source said: "Mila is over for at least six months filming near London and Ashton has decided to head here too. They spend most of their time glued to each other's side." Mila and Ashton - who got together following

  • Top Tips for becoming a Domestic Goddess

    Alright let me just make one thing clear, this isn’t some kind of crazy revert back to the 1960s, our tips are for both women AND men; that’s right boys, you can become a domestic goddess too! It is the 21st century after all, and what we want to do is give you some tips on how to best utilise your home. Perhaps you’ve just moved to university or bought a new house, or maybe you’re just completely lost when it comes to this sort of stuff. Well no matter what your situation is, we’re here to be your

  • Relax and unwind at the luxurious Thai Square

    The stresses and strains of working life in London can sometimes be very overwhelming. But there is a haven of relaxation in a very handy location that provides a decadent escape from the hustle and bustle of the world outside. Thai Square, tucked away in a mews in Covent Gardens, is an exquisitely decorated spa that offers the only traditional Thai spa experience in London. With seven treatments rooms, two of which contain their own luxury copper relaxation baths, you can leave work and savour the tranquil and luxurious surroundings while indulging in the mystical and authentic Thai treatments.

  • 'Made In Chelsea' star Louise Thompson talks beauty with HELLO! Online

    She is one of the well-heeled Made In Chelsea set, often gracing our television screens looking glamorous and flawless. And Louise Thompson has shared her health and beauty tips with HELLO! Online, opening up about her beauty no-nos, what's in her makeup bag and how she manages to stay so slim and toned. What was your beauty New Year’s resolution? I've made a promise to my skin that I will take my makeup off every evening WITHOUT fail. I'm so bad at doing this after nights out – going to bed with a full face of makeup is one

  • Keeping your business going during winter

    Just because the winter weather is bad, doesn’t mean life should stop. As soon as the first snow falls it can seem like the country comes to a complete standstill. Whilst for those going to work every day in the office it’s great if it’s closed for a couple of days, or if not they can always change up their travel arrangements to take into account the bad weather. As a tradesman, you just don’t have that luxury. A couple of days away from the job means less money come the festive season, and your van is you livelihood.

  • Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands to abdicate in favour of son Prince Willem-Alexander

    Just three days shy of her 75th birthday, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands has announced that she is to abdicate, paving the way for her son Prince Willem-Alexander to occupy the Dutch throne. The sovereign addressed her nation live on television and radio on Monday evening at 19:00. Speaking to the nation she said: "It is time for me to lay down my crown... I have been thinking about this decision for several years." "It has been a great honour to serve my country. The reason is not that the responsibility was too great, but I feel that the responsibility should

  • Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands: Relive her grandest moments

    With the announcement that Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands is to abdicate the throne, the whole world will look back on the key moments that stand out from her 33-year reign. Those moments will doubtless include her wedding and coronation. Things began on a bittersweet note for Beatrix; In 1980, her mother Queen Juliana stepped down in favour of her eldest daughter. Five months later, Beatrix was crowned amidst angry protests over the large sums being spent on the ceremony at a time when Amsterdam was suffering from a housing shortage. By her side throughout the testing day was