• Romantic proposals: How Hollywood's hottest couples popped the question

    Movie moments and romantic red-carpet kisses – just what every girl dreams of when envisaging the perfect proposal asked by her one and only. And while most of us may not have the high-profile heights and infinite spending possibilities of a Hollywood A-lister, some of the unique proposal propositions that have been explored by celebs such as Brad Pitt, Vince Vaughn and Justin Theroux can be just the inspiration you'll need to pop the all important question. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, they'll be red roses and heart-shaped candy flying from the counters for sure, but maybe a proposal or two will also present

  • Victoria Beckham pays tribute to her 'number one girl' Harper

    Lots of love, sweat and tears went into Victoria Beckham's successful New York Fashion Week Show, but the designer didn't do it all alone. Victoria tweeted pictures of her daughter Harper toddling around the catwalk as her mother geared up for the unveiling of her ultimate collection, which has taken the couture crowd by storm.   "Amazing show today, my no.1 girl" she wrote below the black and white image of her tiny talisman. Harper and her father David have been in the Big Apple to watch Victoria cement her reputation as the designer du jour.  The Beckham matriarch also paid tribute to the fashionistas, affectionately dubbed "fashion

  • Pregnant Peaches Geldof talks fashion exclusively to HELLO! at style awards

    The old adage speaks of a pregnant woman's glow. That certainly seems true of Peaches Geldof who looked radiant as she hit the red carpet on Monday evening. The 23-year-old, who is expecting her second son, stayed true to her vintage style in a floor-length dusky pink Moschino lace gown that clung to her blossoming baby bump. At the Elle Style Awards, Peaches exclusively revealed to HELLO! that her dress was a last-minute inspired buy, "I saw this dress and once I tried it on I thought that is perfect. It is Moschino and wasn't particularly expensive, I was really surprised. I absolutely

  • The Queen tops power list as 'influential' Kate misses out

    The Queen returns from her short break at Sandringham to some positive news – she has been named the country's most powerful woman. A poll by BBC Radio 4's flagship show Woman's Hour places Her Majesty top of a list of 100 prominent females.     Kate Middleton, however, isn't named anywhere on the poll, which is the first of its kind. Home Secretary Theresa May and Santander Bank's UK CEO Ana Botín instead join Her Majesty in the top three. Having the Queen in poll position won't come as a surprise to anyone. She has just marked 61 years on the throne

  • Top of the class: Sweden's Princess Victoria set to study climate change

    Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria is going back to school. The future queen will extend her knowledge of global affairs by taking a polar environments class at Stockholm University. A palace official confirmed the royal had added her name to the roster, saying: "She [Victoria] has a great interest in these issues, and now she can receive further training in this area."   Her new course mixes business with pleasure; When Victoria becomes head of state her repertoire will need to be wide and varied. But the Crown Princess, who is mum to one-year-old Estelle, also has a personal interest in

  • One year on: Mariah Carey leads Twitter tributes to Whitney Houston

    It has been one year since the world lost one of its true musical legends, Whitney Houston. And on Monday, another superstar songstress Mariah Carey took to Twitter to lead tributes to Whitney, exactly 12 months after her tragic passing. "It's 2/11…remembering my friend the incredible Whitney Houston," the We Belong Together star wrote. "It's been a year & still so hard to believe. Her legend lives on eternally."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The two women, who both enjoyed meteoric rises in the 90s, famously collaborated on the 1998 hit When You Believe, and went on to become firm friends.

  • Love is in the air at the world's most romantic hotels

    With Valentine's Day edging ever closer, we take a look at the most romantic hotels in the world. From Hotel Caruso on the spectacular Amalfi Coast where Greta Garbo once romanced, to the hidden island in the Seychelles where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spent their honeymoon after the royal wedding in 2007 and the Beverly Wilshire where Julia Roberts played Pretty Woman... HELLO! Online takes a look at the world's most wonderful escapes for you and your someone special... CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Hotel Caruso, Amalfi Coast, Italy Set on the highest point of Ravello this stunning luxury hotel perches on

  • Stunning starlets Vanessa Hudgens and AnnaSophia Robb hit NYFW

    Sporting gorgeous girly looks, fresh-faced fashionistas Vanessa Hudgens and AnnaSophia Robb stole the show at New York Fashion Week on Monday. Carrie Diaries star AnnaSophia, who stars in the Sex and the City prequel with Vanessa's boyfriend Austin Butler, looked lovely as she attended the Alice & Olivia presentation in the label's blue and white shift dress teamed with red shoes and black tights. Speaking about playing her quirkly style queen character, the 19-year-old said that she had "been exposed to a lot more designers," adding that it's been "a good confidence boost."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY And

  • Fashion insider: Celebrity stylist gives her Grammys verdict

    There was some serious glamour at this year's Grammy Awards, with the music A-listers stepping out in statement-making style. HELLO! Online has enlisted celebrity stylist Miss Molly, who has worked with celebrity clients and on films and photoshoots, to share her insider knowledge on the fashion choices of the Grammy attendees... "FINALLY Adele does not look old of dress or heavy of make up! Wearing a custom made Valentino Couture lantern silhouette dress from SS13 it was an outfit full of firsts for the Brit songstress. Colour, floral, short hem, pretty heels and bare legged. I think she looked sensational, and finally

  • Megan Fox and Kim Kardashian rest up in Rio

    Entranced by the vibrant outfits, bright sun and samba music, stars flocked to see the delights of Rio Carnival on Saturday. Megan Fox and Kim Kardashian heralded the celebrations in the Brazilian city, enjoying the vivid festival display in headdresses and sunglasses as they cheered on the samba dancers. Joined by beau Kanye West, reality star Kim told the Twittersphere that she would be watching the celebrations with her Grammy-winning partner. Rapper Kanye scooped three awards at the music ceremony, taking home prizes for the best Rap Song, Rap Performance and Rap Collaboration.   "Aww just waking up in Brazil,

  • Supermodel Candice Swanepoel stars in Swarovski's spring/summer 2013 campaign

    Supermodel Candice Swanepoel has taken time from day job as a Victoria's Secret Angel to pose as a seductive action woman for Swarovski's spring/summer 2013 campaign entitled All Things Extraordiary. Decked out in dazzling diamonds, Candice is as stunning as ever in the set of photos as she lifts a sparkling motorcycle helmet and dumbbells and brandishes bejeweled ski goggles. With the assistance of famous photographer Nick Knight, the South African born-beauty looks flawlessly sleek and effortlessly confident as she is shot in all her attire. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY She sported a matte nude pout and neutral make-up

  • Helena Bonham Carter to play Elizabeth Taylor in biopic

    Swapping Tim Burton for Richard Burton, Helena Bonham Carter will play Elizabeth Burton in a new one-off biopic. The 90-minute drama, which will be featured on BBC4, will detail the Oscar-winning actress' tempestuous love affair with fellow actor Richard. Performing opposite The Hours star Dominic West, the plot will revolve around the couple starring in a version of Noel Coward's Private Lives, which also revolves around a divorced couple who share an equally stormy relationship.   Helena, who boasts an impressive filmography, will be taking the television role after a long stint in the film industry. Recently starring in Les

  • Victoria Beckham wows again with latest show

    Victoria Beckham was given a standing ovation and huge applause after presenting her more economic, ready-to-wear line Victoria on Tuesday, just 48 hours after well and truly silencing any fashion critics with her flawless new mainline collection that she unveiled on Sunday evening. With a decidedly androgynous "boy-meets-girl" vibe, masculine tailoring and feminine silhouettes were combined to create a stunningly classy collection. And, in the quest for the "ultimate nonchalant chic", garments featured hidden vests that provided a perfect fit and fall of the dress.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Monochrome, the trend du jour, dominated, with grey and navy

  • Mark Hix's Seashore salad

    Dish type: salad, starter Serves 4 Ingredients 150–200g cockles or surf clams, cleaned 150–200g mussels, cleaned 50ml white wine 4 medium scallops, shelled and cleaned A couple of handfuls of sea vegetables, such as small leaves of sea beet, samphire, sea purslane, sea aster and wild fennel, trimmed of woody stalks and washed 2–3 tbsp freshly picked white crab meat other seafood, such as cooked lobster, prawns etc (optional) 4 oysters, shucked and left in the half-shell For the dressing Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 tbsp cider vinegar 4–5 tbsp cold-pressed rapeseed oil Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Put the cockles and mussels in a pan with the white wine. Cover