• Most expensive celebrity homes

    Looking for a new home can be a very stressful business. With locations, mortgages and understanding part exchange to think about it can sometimes feel like you don’t know if you’re coming or going. However, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone in this - even celebrities have to deal with the trials and tribulations of house-hunting! In true homage to the stars of stage and screen, and their beautiful properties, here are our favourite expensive celebrity homes. Will Smith, California $20 million Relocating from his Auntie and Uncle’s, Will Smith decided to abandon his throne as the Prince of

  • A little Easter sunshine

    The lead up to April every year spells one thing – ISA season. While many of us will be ensuring we use up this year’s ISA allowance (whether cash or stocks and shares ISA allowance) or make decisions on the best way to save our money, sometimes we need a break from the important financial decisions in our lives. With Easter being early this year, it falls right before ISA season and could spell the perfect tonic for some time away from thinking about our finances. But being early, we can’t always be guaranteed sunshine at home; so where do

  • Topshop dress shows off Kate's baby bump

    Prince William and his pregnant wife Kate Middleton charmed crowds of wellwishers who had gathered to welcome them as they paid a visit to the charity Child Bereavement UK on Tuesday. Kate, 30, who is over five months pregnant, was positively radiant during the visit to the charity's offices in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire. The royal fashionista shed her cream cashmere coat from Goat once inside the centre to reveal a Peter Pan collar dress from high street chain Topshop.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The A-line cream Redgrave coat from this season's collection worth £560 skimmed her blooming baby bump. She teamed the chic ensemble with trademark

  • Focaccia with caramelised red onions

    Makes 2 medium loaves or 1 large Ingredients 1 tsp dried yeast Caster sugar 225ml lukewarm water (approximately) 350g strong white flour 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp salt 2 medium red onions, finely chopped Rosemary (or sage), finely chopped, to taste Coarse sea salt Method 1. Mix the yeast and 2 tsp of sugar in the lukewarm water and allow it to activate – when the yeast froths, it’s ready to use. 2. Sieve the flour into a mixing bowl. Add 3 tbsp olive oil, salt and the yeast mixture. 3. Mix to a loose dough, adding more flour or water as required, until just combined. Knead for about

  • Pappardelle with ragu

    Ingredients Extra virgin olive oil 75g pancetta, diced 400g slow-roasted shoulder of pork, shredded 1 onion, finely chopped 1 carrot, finely diced 1 celery stalk, finely sliced 1 tsp dried oregano 2 garlic cloves, chopped 2 tbsp tomato purée 400g tinned chopped tomatoes 275ml beef stock 150ml red wine Salt and freshly ground black pepper 350g pappardelle Fresh basil leaves, to garnish Method 1. To make the ragù, heat a large saucepan with a little oil over a medium heat. Add the pancetta and cook until it’s crispy and brown, then add the shredded pork. 2. Stir in the onion, carrot, celery and oregano and cook for about 5 minutes. Add the garlic and tomato

  • Tuna with white beans and artichokes

    Ingredients 4 x 180g tuna steaks 300g cooked cannellini beans 10 cherry tomatoes, halved 4 marinated artichoke hearts, sliced 2 shallots, finely chopped 1 tbsp chopped chives 1 tsp chopped rosemary extra virgin olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper Lemon slices, to garnish Rosemary sprigs, to garnish For the marinade 4 tbsp olive oil 1 lemon, zest and juice 1/2 tsp chilli flakes Method 1. For the marinade, combine the olive oil, lemon zest and juice with the chilli flakes. Marinade the tuna steaks in this for about half an hour, turning from time to time. 2. Meanwhile, combine the cannellini beans, tomatoes, artichoke hearts, shallots, chives and rosemary in a

  • Beyonce reveals the secrets behind her weight loss

    Scroll down for video Beyonce has revealed her struggle to lose weight following the birth of daughter Blue Ivy, who was born in January last year. The star, 31, told Shape magazine that she gained 57lbs during her pregnancy and regrets putting herself under pressure to get back in shape just a few months after the birth.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "I didn't have a lot of time to lose the weight because I scheduled a show three months after I gave birth, which I would never do again!" she told Shape magazine. In a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the interview, Beyonce

  • Lindsay Lohan going back to rehab after accepting plea deal

    Lindsay Lohan is heading back to rehab. The troubled star is to spend 90 days in a locked-down facility for charges relating to a car crash in LA last June. Lindsay, 26, accepted a plea deal to avoid the case going to trial after crashing her Porsche into a truck in Santa Monica last summer while she was filming Liz and Dick. She was on probation at the time.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE During a Los Angeles Superior Court hearing, to which she showed up nearly an hour late, the actress pleaded no contest to reckless driving and lying to police.

  • Princess Maxima's pride as fellow Argentine Pope Francis delivers first mass

    Princess Maxima of the Netherlands led the contingent of European royals who watched Pope Francis's inaugural mass in Rome. The Argentinean-born royal, who looked radiant as she chatted with Letizia of Spain, watched with particular interest as countryman Jorge Mario Bergoglio gave his first sermon in St. Peter's Square. Vatican protocol dictates that papal audiences wear black, and Maxima and her fellow female royals looked striking in demure outfits and distinctive lace veils, known as mantillas.  CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Holland's future Queen was clearly delighted to watch an Argentinean secure his place as the 266th head of the

  • Sophie, Countess of Wessex announced as first ever patron of London College of Fashion

    Sophie, Countess of Wessex has been announced as the first ever patron of the London College of Fashion. The stylish royal, who has undergone a formidable style transformation in recent years, will carry out a three-year patronage with the college. Sophie, 48, will be involved in its Better Lives campaign which aims to use fashion to bring about change, a sustainable future and improved wellbeing.     CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY "We are very proud to have the Countess of Wessex's support and look forward to working with her," said LCF professor Frances Corner. "This is a very exciting time for

  • Katie Holmes says she is 'open' to having more children as she discusses family and the future

    Katie Holmes is quite clearly devoted to her daughter Suri - and now the actress has revealed she is "open" to the idea of having more children in the future. Speaking candidly in a recent interview, the actress - who split from husband Tom Cruise in June 2012 - said she would consider expanding her family one day. "I don't know. I'm open to it," the star told Allure magazine as she spoke about her plans for the future, which interestingly might also include a complete career change.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE There are numerous reports in the media at the

  • Beyonce to dazzle in Julien Macdonald designs for Mrs Carter world tour

    Beyonce has called on her favourite British fashion designer Julien Macdonald to create the sparkling looks for her 59-date Mrs Carter tour, which kicks off in Belgrade on April 15. The stylish superstar will take to the stage decked out in a series of custom made costume designs that will no doubt satisfy the duo's shared love for glitz and glamour, incorporating a variety of dramatic diva designs along with Julien's signature sparkles. An avid fan of the designer, Beyonce, 31, personally approached the former head of Chanel knitwear after she famously wore his brand to a series of

  • Liberty Ross shows off new man Jimmy Iovine

    Liberty Ross has a new man in her life. The British-born model, who recently filed for divorce from estranged husband Rupert Sanders, has been spotted enjoying dates with music producer Jimmy Iovine. The couple were photographed holding hands as they headed to a Broadway preview night of Motown: The Musical at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in the Big Apple.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY A source revealed to the New York Post that Liberty, 34, and Jimmy, 60, were "introduced by a mutual friend in Los Angeles" and revealed that there is "a lot of attraction between them". The same

  • Bradley Cooper spotted with rumoured love interest Suki Waterhouse

    Since making his mark in Hollywood, everybody wants to know who Bradley Cooper's leading lady is, and it looks like he could soon have something to tell them. The Hangover actor, 38, was spotted with British model Suki Waterhouse, 20, on the set of his latest film. The star is said to have flown his companion out to join him after a meeting at the Elle Style Awards in London. Bradley and Suki looked close as they strolled around the streets of Boston, Massachusetts, where the leading man is filming his latest project.     The sighting comes after whispers of

  • Hilary Duff reveals tiny heart tattoo

    Hilary Duff is the latest celebrity to get a tattoo, joining a long list of tattoo fans including Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Harry Styles, Justin Bieber and Cheryl Cole. Lizzie McGuire star Hilary had a design of a little red heart inked on her wrist. She posted a photo of the tattoo on Twitter alongside the caption, "All is full of love..."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Hilary had the tattoo done at the Shamrock Tattoo parlour in West Hollywood, a popular spot with the One Direction boys. The 25-year-old turned up with a giggling group of girlfriends including older sister actress

  • Robert Pattinson ditches trademark locks as he wraps filming 'The Rover' in Australia

    Robert Pattinson has replaced his trademark floppy hair for an almost clean-shaven head. But fans of his signature locks will be glad to know that the Twilight actor's new hairstyle was for his role in new film The Rover. He has been filming the modern day Western in the Australian outback for the past seven weeks.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The film, in which he plays the role of a thief, was shot in the height of the sizzling Australian summer in the small town of Marree, around 400 miles north of Adelaide. The British actor, whose on-off relationship

  • Princess Mette-Marit keeps her son warm at ski festival

    It's a touching scene as Norway's Crown Princess Mette-Marit wraps her young son Sverre Magnus, seven, up in a big hug to protect him from the biting cold. Crown Prince Haakon's wife, 39, enjoyed the tender moment with her child as they watched the Holmenkollen Ski Festival together. Mette-Marit took Sverre Magnus and his sister Princess Ingrid, nine, along to watch the action during a family day out.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   While there was no sign of Haakon, King Harlad and his wife Sonja were also in the stands.  The Norwegian royal family always makes a point of attending the

  • Kim Kardashian and Jessica Simpson's baby registries

    Kim Kardashian and Jessica Simpson are just two mothers-to-be who have recently been spotted shopping at the Bel Bambini boutique, West Hollywood. The luxury store is popular with other celebrity mums, including Adele, Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Hilary Duff and Christina Aguilera. Pregnant Kim, 32, who is expecting her first child with boyfriend rapper Kanye West in July, was accompanied by sisters Khloé and Kourtney on her visit as she choose items for her baby registry.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "She mainly looked at simple clothing, nothing too girly," an onlooker told People. Kim reportedly made a beeline for the

  • Joss Stone 'became a target' of attempted kidnap due to royal connections

    Joss Stone's attempted kidnap was due to her royal connections, a court heard on Monday. Two armed men were arrested as they allegedly plotted to rob and murder the 25-year-old soul singer in June 2011. The teen prodigy attended William and Kate's wedding in 2011, shortly before the attempted attack.      "Joss Stone associates with members of the Royal family," said prosecutor Simon Morgan. "Her concerts have been attended by members of it and she was invited to the royal wedding at the very end of April that year. Hence she became a target." The Super Duper Love singer had also

  • Sofia Vergara reveals that she is freezing her eggs

    Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara has admitted she is having her eggs frozen as part of a fertility treatment. The Colombian star, 40, is also taking hormone pills and injections in her bid to get pregnant. "I have to be careful what I eat because they're freezing my eggs," she said. "They want to get as many eggs as they can because usually you produce them but they’re not good. They have to be perfect, perfect, perfect ones."   Sofia hopes this will give her a better chance of starting a family with fiancé Nick Loeb, who she has dated

  • Holly Willoughby is blooming lovely in new spring campaign

    TV presenter Holly Willoughby looks stunning as she models her latest collection for Very.co.uk. The blonde beauty is seen reclining seductively on a sofa and posing against a white brick wall surrounded by flowers as she showcases the floral designs.   "My collection is about sophisticated, wearable glamour," Holly said. "Every season I design the wardrobe I would love to have and because I am curvy I am always going to design a collection to suit a curvy shape. "Saying that," she continues, "my collection is very good at creating curves as well as showing them off with lots of

  • Get the look: Kate Middleton's St Patrick's Day hairstyle

    Since joining the royal family, Kate Middleton has had women all over the world striving to achieve her gorgeous, glossy locks. When the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out on St Patrick’s Day, her tresses looked as enviable as ever, twisted into an intricate swept-back bun that was both feminine and elegant. HELLO! Online has called on JOICO Global Artistic Director, Damien Carney, who explains how to achieve Kate's St Patrick's Day hairstyle… "Start by prepping the hair with JOICO Smooth Cure shampoo and conditioner (£13.95) for a smooth, sleek finish. Blow-dry to create large curves and bends in the

  • Celebrity hair: Stars with pink locks

    Celebrities have been rocking pink hair for years now, but it has suddenly become the hair trend du jour. Dame Helen Mirren, 67, shocked the world when she stepped onto the red carpet at the BAFTAS in February showing a candyfloss-coloured crop. "I just thought it would be fun to dye my hair pink," said Helen. "I was watching America’s Next Top Model and the season where there were the British girls. Well the British girl who won, she had pink hair, and I thought, 'That looks really pretty.' So I'm copying her basically." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO VIEW

  • The secret behind Samantha Barks and Elie Goulding's luscious locks

    Samantha Barks and Ellie Goulding turned heads with their front row appearance at Roberto Cavalli's show at Milan Fashion Week. The famous ladies looked fabulous with their tumbling locks and HELLO! Online can reveal the secret behind their stunning hair.   Both Ellie and Samantha have extensions by London-based hair extensions brand Extension Professional. Applied by lovely stylist Louise Bailey, the extensions use a special method of application called Ultrasonic Cold Fusion Technology. Constructed of keratin and polymer compound, the bond replicates the molecule found in the natural hair.   Louise Bailey with her client Ellie Goulding More importantly, the keratin is specially formulated not to