• Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones reportedly giving reconciliation a try

    Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas' temporary separation may be close to ending, with reports that the Hollywood couple are living together again in an attempt to patch up their marriage. According to sources Zorro beauty Catherine agreed to the move after her husband convinced her their romance was worth saving.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE "Michael’s asked Catherine to give things another try and she's agreed," a friend told The Sun newspaper. "It’s not just for the sake of the children." "When they're good, they're amazing together, so they're hammering out their issues at their home. It's good news and Catherine is on

  • Who wears it best: Kate Middleton, Princess Alexandra or Lisa Osbourne?

    When Princess Alexandra attended Princess Felix and Princess Claire's religious wedding, eagle-eyed fashionistas were quick to point out they'd seen her dress before. Kate Middleton and Lisa Osbourne have also been spotted wearing versions of Alexandra's Jenny Packham dress, but who do you think wore it best? Click on images to

  • Chanel brings kaleidoscope of colour to Paris

    In typical Karl Lagerfeld fashion, Chanel pulled out all the stops at Paris Fashion Week to put on an incredible show that was the talk of the town. Fashion maestro Karl, who is the longtime creative director of the legendary French fashion house, put this season's focus on fine art. The walls of the entire Grand Palais had been painted white and decorated with oversize paintings all conceived by Karl. Lead by Cara Delevingne, Karl's army of blonde-wig-clad models showcased a kaleidoscope of colour. The signature tweed suit was given a sleeveless twist and came in bright pink. Front row to witness

  • Kim Kardashian shows off post-pregnancy curves on Parisian date night with Kanye

    New mum Kim Kardashian flaunted her post-baby body as she stepped out with boyfriend Kanye West for a date night in Paris on Monday night. The 32-year-old reality star, who welcomed her daughter North West in June, showed off her hourglass figure in a tight PVC nude skirt that clung to her curves, teamed with a white top and nude heels.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Also visible was the gold 'Nori' necklace she has been wearing throughout her trip to the romantic French capital, in honour of her daughter. Kanye kept her arm protectively wrapped around Kim as the couple enjoyed

  • Dannii Minogue breaks down in tears following death of her beloved grandmother

    A moving rendition of Bridge Over Troubled Water struck an emotional chord with Dannii Minogue. The X Factor Australia judge broke down in tears on Sunday night's episode of the show following the death of her beloved grandmother. The 41-year-old shed tears from her seat on the judging panel after one of her contestants, Dami Im, performed the classic Simon & Garfunkel track.   "I've had the roughest week ever, that was for my parents and my grandfather, that song tonight," Dannii said after watching her protégé. "I've had the toughest time. You have been my absolute angel. And for anyone else out

  • Diamonds are a girl's best friend: Brad Pitt treats Angelina Jolie to jewellery shopping spree

    They were recently named Hollywood's highest-earning couple, raking in a huge $50 million in 2013 — and Brad Pitt spared no expense when it came to treating his long-term love Angelina Jolie recently. The generous film star reportedly spent more than $250,000 during a visit to the Emperor Watch and Jewellery Store in Hong Kong on September 22 with the beautiful mum-of-six.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "They bought a Parmigiani Watch (an exclusive Swiss watch brand renowned for its quality) and some other jewellery produced from our shop that day," Kristy Yue, Assistant Public Relations Manager, told People. According to the store's Facebook page, Brad

  • Kaley Cuoco's romantic proposal started off with 'a little fight'

    Kaley Cuoco has opened up about her recent engagement to tennis player Ryan Sweeting. The Big Bang Theory star has said that she was completely surprised by her handsome beau's proposal as he "actually started a little fight with me and threw me off." She adds: "I was like 'Oh my God, things aren't great.'"   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY But the 26-year-old's decoy went perfectly to plan. "He surprised me at the end of the night ... [when] he popped the ring out. It was amazing," she told Entertainment Tonight, speaking from the set of her new film The Wedding Ringer. The actress also

  • Danny Dyer joins EastEnders as the new landlord of Queen Vic

    TV tough guy Danny Dyer is to become the new landlord of the Queen Vic when he joins the cast of EastEnders this Christmas. The 36-year-old actor, a real-life East end boy, has been cast as Mick Carter, brother to Shirley Carter (Linda Henry). He will be joined behind the bar by his wife Linda, played by actress Kellie Bright.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "I'm so excited about starting a new chapter in my career," said Danny, who previously appeared as a football hooligan in Football Factory. "I cannot wait to become part of the East End family." Patriotic family man Mick

  • Elie Saab's stunning red carpet-ready gowns

    Elie Saab wowed the fash pack in Paris with a collection boasting his signature va-va-voom silhouettes and intricate designs adorned with thousands of crystals and sequins. The Lebanese-born designer, who is known as the king of the red carpet thanks to his impressive celebrity clientele, combined a garden theme with boudoir details to create silky, lingerie-inspired gowns in floral prints and delicate lace. The colour palette was typical Elie Saab – nudes, blacks and blush pinks – but he ramped up the glamour factor with reds and emerald

  • 'First day at school': Kylie Minogue joins The Voice judges ahead of show kick off

    The new season of The Voice kicked off on Monday night when new coach Kylie Minogue headed for dinner with fellow newbie Ricky Wilson and the show's original coaches Will.i.am and Tom Jones. The pop star joined the fellow famous faces for their first night out together at the Smoke bar and restaurant in Manchester's Malmaison Hotel. Kylie, 45, who had just flown in from Hong Kong for the occasion, looked cute and relaxed in a white top and black loose-fitting trousers.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO VIEW IMAGE Blue suede heels and a black leather jacket added an edge to her casual outfit.

  • Think pink: beauty buys to support Breast Cancer Awareness month

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and brands everywhere are supporting this fantastic cause by releasing limited edition pink products and donating some of the proceeds to breast cancer charities. From Estée Lauder's range of gorgeous make-up to ghd's limited edition Pink Diamond Styler, there is a beauty product for everyone. So get behind the cause, think pink, and show your support through your shopping basket. Click on the photo below for the full gallery of

  • 'Forever missing you dad': Kim Kardashian and siblings pay tribute to 'guardian angel' ten years on

    The last day of September was a poignant day for the Kardashian siblings, who remembered their late father Robert Kardashian on the tenth anniversary of his death. Kim Kardashian posted a touching tribute to her dad, who passed away in 2003 from esophageal cancer when the reality TV star was 22.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE "Forever missing you dad. I can't believe it's been 10 years since you passed. Not a day goes by that I don't think about u or wish u were here," she wrote on Twitter. "So many amazing blessings have happened since you've been gone & I wish u

  • Elegant Princess Charlene shines on the front row in Paris

    The epitome of elegance in a black, asymmetrical shift dress, all eyes were on Princess Charlene of Monaco as she took in the Akris show at Paris Fashion Week. The Monegasque royal, 35, was flawless in the structured creation that she accessorised with dazzling diamonds and pearls.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The former Olympic swimmer has long been a fan of the fashion house and each year she jets to the French capital to show her support at their presentations. Seated next to Peter Kriemler, Akris's global presient, Charlene cast a discerning eye over the brand's new wares, described by its designer

  • 'Mums work harder than anyone': Natalie Portman says raising her son is more intense than any acting role

    From her very first appearance in Leon when she was just 13 through to her Oscar-winning role in Black Swan, Natalie Portman has emerged as one of Hollywood's most acclaimed actresses. But for all the varied performances she has given on screen, the star has said that raising her son Aleph has been more intense than any role.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "I love being a mum, but it's much more intensive work than being an actress — going to work feels like you've got a day off," she told Elle magazine as she sat down to promote upcoming film, Thor:

  • Prince Harry and girlfriend Cressida Bonas enjoy date night at intimate gig

    Prince Harry found just the way to woo his girlfriend Cressida Bonas — by taking her to see an intimate James Blunt gig on Monday night. The young couple, who are known for keeping a low profile, arrived separately at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill so as not to cause a stir.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY OF GIG NIGHT Prince Harry dressed casually for the one-off gig, sporting a navy sweater, dark khakis and a baseball cap. The 29-year-old slipped quietly into the balcony just before the start of the event, and was joined by his girlfriend and his close friends including

  • Five seed sandwich bread by Dan Lepard

    Ingredients 300ml warm water 100g plain yoghurt 25g dark brown sugar One 7g sachet fast-action yeast 100g each of sunflower and pumpkin seeds 1 tbsp each of linseed, poppy and sesame seeds 1 tbsp olive oil 400g strong white flour 100g wholemeal flour, any sort 1 tbsp cornflour 2 tsp salt Extra oil for kneading and flour for shaping One large loaf tin Non-stick paper Method 1. Put the water, yoghurt, sugar and yeast in a large mixing bowl, stir well and leave for 5 minutes so the yeast dissolves. Then stir in the seeds and oil. 2. Weigh the white and wholemeal flours into another bowl and mix in the cornflour and salt. Then add this

  • Dan Lepard's caramel apple pie

    Ingredients For the rough puff pastry 250g strong white flour ½ tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 200g unsalted butter, cold 1 egg yolk 75ml apple juice 50g double cream Extra flour for rolling For the filling 8 large apples, such as Granny Smiths Juice of ½ lemon 100g caster sugar 50ml apple juice 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tbsp cornflour Butter, egg white and Demerara sugar to finish Method 1. Put the flour, salt and baking powder in a bowl. Cut the butter into 1cm cubes, and toss these through the flour. Whisk the yolk, juice and cream together until smooth, pour this in with the flour and mix roughly together leaving the butter as lumps. Wrap and chill the pastry

  • Linda Nolan on 'strong and amazing' late sister Bernie

    Linda Nolan, who earlier this year lost her sister Bernie Nolan to breast cancer, has spoken out about her and her family's battle with cancer. The singer and actress recalled how life had changed since Bernie's death, and opened up about her own diagnosis from 2005. "Bernie was so amazing," said Linda, speaking to presenter Lorraine Kelly on her show Lorraine. "She was so strong and right up until the end she was just, 'What are we going to do next weekend?' It's an absolute nightmare and our lives will never be the same without her."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The Nolans star

  • Kim Kardashian unveils baby North's designer wardrobe

    North West may only be a few months old, but she already has a wardrobe that would make most grown women green with envy. Her mum Kim Kardashian gave fans a look at North's already growing collection of designer baby clothes, posting Instagram pics of various outfits that have been sent to the little girl. One shot showed a black Givenchy tshirt bearing the famed Bambi motif. "OMG Baby Bambi custom shirt for North!!! Thank you Riccardo! #Givenchy," Kim wrote.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Another one showed three v-neck sweatshirts and white crocodile pumps designed by Celine. "Can't wait for North to wear these!

  • Newlywed Chrissy Teigen stuns in new wedding photos with John Legend

    Newlywed Chrissy Teigen has been reminiscing on the day she said "I do" to musician John Legend on 14 September. The American model, who wore a total of three Vera Wang dresses on her big day, took to Twitter to share new photos.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "Aw. Got my photos back. Me and pops," wrote Chrissy, alongside a black and white image of the pair. The 27-year-old beauty is pictured walking arm in arm with her father, and casts a sideways smile to him, smiling away and captured mid-laugh. Chrissy gave another sneak peek into her wedding with a second snapshot. The

  • King Juan Carlos of Spain leaves hospital after hip operation

    King Juan Carlos of Spain left hospital on Tuesday, a week after undergoing surgery on his left hip. The 75-year-old smiled and waved as he left the private hospital in the suburbs of Madrid. He said he was "well, very well thank you, as you can see" as he was driven away from the groups of well-wishers and press who had gathered to see him leaving.   "His Majesty King Juan Carlos has been discharged from hospital after completing his post-operative period very satisfactorily and having achieved sufficient autonomy for daily life," a statement released by the hospital read. "In the next few weeks

  • Luxury castle hotels inspired by the Crawley family home Downton Abbey

    Now that Downton Abbey is finally back on our screens and the Crawley household is in full swing, HELLO! Online have been inspired to seek out luxury castles for a step back in time – away from the silver screen. From a beautiful 19th century castle nestled among the sparkling blue glens, luscious green lochs and at the foothills of Scotland's highest mountain in the West Highlands, to a Cotswolds manor boasting a Michelin-starred restaurant... You'll feel like royalty just looking at our selection of majestic stately homes, with centuries of history and acres of sprawling grounds.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • Raspberry and strawberry profiteroles

    Click here for more baking recipes Everyone loves profiteroles but why not try adding a little summery fruity freshness with sliced strawberries and crumbled raspberry cream then drizzle with warm chocolate sauce or a fresh berry sauce – see Cook’s Tip. Serves 4 Preparation time: 35 minutes Cooking time: 15-18 minutes Ingredients Profiteroles 150ml (¼ pint) water 50g (2oz) butter 65g (2½ oz) plain flour 2 medium eggs ½ tsp vanilla essence Sauce 150g (5oz) dark chocolate, broken into pieces 150ml (¼ pint) semi skimmed milk 2 tbsp icing sugar ½ tsp vanilla essence Filling 150ml (¼ pint) double cream 100g (4oz) 0% fat plain Greek yogurt ½ tsp vanilla essence 2 tbsp icing sugar, plus a little extra to

  • Coat edit: wrap up warm with HELLO! Online's best outerwear picks

    Summer is officially over and it's time to kick your wardrobes into winter gear with HELLO! Online's pick of the most stylish AW13 outwear. From oversized 'bigger is better' boyfriend silhouettes – the key shape of the season – to belted waist-cinchers and biker styles, we've got something for everyone. Click on the photo for the full

  • The southern Spanish wedding of Nicola Cox and Michael Brown

    English girl Nicky met American guy Mike when both were based in Spain. The pair met through a mutual friend while living in the town of Rota, and love soon blossomed for the HELLO! Online readers. Nicky was in Spain as a language teacher while Mike formed part of the American Navy as an explosive ordnance disposal technician. Their relationship moved fast and just over a year later, Mike proposed when the lovebirds holidayed in Malta. "We had talked about getting engaged, but I had no idea he had already bought the ring and was planning to do it while we

  • Hollyoaks star Ashley Taylor Dawson welcomes baby boy

    Hollyoaks actor Ashley Taylor Dawson and his fiancée Karen McKay have welcomed a baby boy. The soap star announced the exciting news on his Twitter page on Tuesday. "My hero @karenmckay1 gave birth to our 2nd little dream Mason Mac Taylor Dawson this morning!!," he wrote, "Thx for all the support. We are thrilled XXX"   Newborn Mason is a little brother to their two-and-a-half-year-old son Buddy. A few hours after sharing their happy news, he wrote another heart-warming tweet. "Massive shout out to all the mummy's in the world! You really are just unbelievable! XXX #officiallyhumbled" The small screen actor, who plays Darren Osborne in

  • Lily Collins channels Audrey Hepburn in new beauty shoot

    Lily Collins has been signed as the new face of Lancôme and the beauty brand has released an image from its first shoot with the stunning actress. Posing in a white chiffon dress and with her hair coiffed into a chic updo, Lily is reminiscent of beauty icon Audrey Hepburn in the black and white shot.   The news of her signing comes just one day after she was spotted attending the Givenchy show during Paris Fashion Week. The star, who is the daughter of music legend Phil Collins, was sporting the brand's highly-coveted Bambi jumper and took a front row seat alongside

  • Anastacia reveals she had double mastectomy

    Anastacia has undergone a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer for a second time earlier this year. The singer announced the sad news to fans on the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. "I was diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time earlier this year and am currently in the final stages of recovery after undergoing a double mastectomy," the I'm Outta Love songstress wrote.   "It has been an intense journey but I am feeling great and ready to start the next chapter." The singer, who was first diagnosed with the disease in 2003, remained upbeat and determined to

  • Blue Ivy loves all of her daddy Jay Z's music

    Jay Z has revealed that his baby daughter Blue Ivy loves all of her daddy's music. The proud father said his adorable 18-month-old girl is "biggest fan" in a heart-warming interview. "She loves all the songs," he said. "She plays a song and she goes, 'More, Daddy, more ... Daddy song.' She's my biggest fan."   He added, "If no one bought the Magna Carta [album], the fact that she loves it so much, it gives me the greatest joy." With two global music superstars for parents, it's unsurprising that little Blue Ivy gets into the groove when their music comes on. It's not just Jay

  • Rihanna on Princess Diana: 'I loved everything she wore'

    Rihanna has named Princess Diana as her ultimate style icon. "You know who is the best who ever did it? Princess Diana," she said. "She was like - she killed it. Every look was right. She was gangsta with her clothes. "She had these crazy hats. She got oversize jackets. I loved everything she wore."   The Diamonds singer revealed that she draws inspiration from the late Princess of Wales in an interview with US Glamour. The 25-year-old global superstar also spoke about where she got her passion for fashion from. "My love for fashion—let me say, my admiration for fashion—started with my mom," the