• Prince George's intimate christening ceremony

    Prince George was christened on Wednesday afternoon with his proud parents William and Kate and their closest family and friends in attendance. Wearing a magnificent Honiton lace gown, the third in line to the throne was baptised in a 45-minute service in the Chapel Royal of St James's Palace.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY It was the first time that four generations of the royal family have been photographed together 1894 in the historic ceremony conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury. The chapel is significant to the couple as it is where William's mother Diana, Princess of Wales lay at rest ahead of her funeral in 1997

  • Zara Phillips and Diana's close friend amongst Prince George's godparents

    The speculation as to possible godparents began long before little Prince George made his entrance into the world. Now the names of those selected have been revealed – and Zara Phillips is one of the surprise choices made by Wiliam and Kate. Click on the photo below to see our picture gallery of the godparents. It was thought at least one family member and one royal would feature in a small list of close family and friends. But few guessed that the couple would include their former private secretary Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO MEET PRINCE GEORGE'S GODPARENTS The 53-year-old former member

  • Natalie Portman shines in metallic Dior skirt at star-studded Thor: The Dark World premiere

    On what was a wet and windy evening in London, Natalie Portman lit up Leicester Square as she walked the red carpet for the UK premiere of Thor: The Dark World. The 32-year-old actress looked radiant in a full silver Christian Dior skirt that caught the light beautifully as she sashayed inside for the screening.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY She teamed it with a simple black jumper, and in keeping with her simple but sophisticated look had pulled her hair up into a ponytail and wore minimal makeup to let her natural beauty shine through. Natalie looked delighted to spend time

  • 'I'm the luckiest girl in the world!' says bride-to-be Kim Kardashian

    Her rapper boyfriend Kanye West hired out an entire San Francisco stadium in order to pop the question, so it's no wonder Kim Kardashian is on top of the world. In her first statement since the romantic proposal, bride-to-be Kim said that she is "the luckiest girl in the world." "Last night was truly magical!!! I am the luckiest girl in the world!' the reality star told E! "I get to marry my best friend!"   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY On Tuesday, Kim took to Twitter to share her answer. "YES!!!" she wrote, alongside a snap of her huge diamond engagement ring. Kanye

  • All the details on Kim Kardashian's engagement dress

    It was a particularly lavish engagement, and Kim Kardashian looked suitably stunning when Kanye West popped the question this week. The reality TV star channeled Hollywood glamour in a feminine lilac and white Valentino dress as she accepted her boyfriend's proposal in a San Francisco stadium rented out for the occasion.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The shift dress, which was covered in delicate beadwork, was a demure and sophisticated choice, featuring long sleeves, a high neckline and falling to just above the knee. With her Lorraine Schwartz engagement ring estimated to be worth $1.6 million, Kim's dress also came with an impressive

  • Harper is gripped by the action as Beckham family watch ice hockey in LA

    They've both said that Britain is their home – and there they'll stay. But Los Angeles clearly still holds a special place in the hearts of Victoria and David Beckham. The husband and wife looked in their element as they took their children to see one of America's favourite sports – ice hockey.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Two-year-old Harper sat on her daddy's knee for some of the match – a clash between the LA Kings and the Calgary Flames. David larked around with the cute little girl, pretending to bite her fingers, before pointing out what was happening on the

  • Guests of Prince George's intimate christening revealed

    The honoured guests that have been included by William and Kate to attend Prince George's christening on Wednesday afternoon have been revealed. A statement by Kensington Palace reads: "The following guests will attend Prince George's Christening today at the Chapel Royal, St James's Palace," followed by a very short guest list. Prince George's great-grandmother the Queen and her husband Prince Philip will be in attendance, as will the baby's grandfather Prince Charles, his wife the Duchess of Cornwall, and baby George's uncle, Prince Harry.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Other immediate family to attend the intimate gathering includes Kate's parents Carole and

  • X Factor contestant Abi Alton makes speedy recovery for red carpet appearance

    X Factor contestant Abi Alton has made a speedy recovery after being rushed to hospital with a back injury just two days ago. The singer-songwriter donned a sparkly black floor-length number and even managed a pair of silver stilettos – despite being taken to hospital on Sunday evening after slipping down a flight of stairs.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Abi, 19, teamed her glamorous dress – which featured a daring thigh-high split – with a satin black clutch bag for her red carpet appearance at the premiere of Thor: The Dark World at London's Odeon Leicester Square on Tuesday night. She wore

  • Kelly Clarkson shares breathtaking video of her wedding day

    Kelly Clarkson has treated her privileged fans with a video of her wedding day. The country singer posted the professionally shot video on Twitter two days after tying the knot with her talent manager fiancé Brandon Blackstock, giving the world a glimpse of her big day.   brightcove.createExperiences(); Here is a little video of our special day! Thanks to everyone for all of your well wishes!!! #cloud9 #tieitup," wrote Mrs Blackstock, followed by a shout out for the man behind the camera. "And a HUGE thanks to my videographer @weisseubanks for capturing the day so perfectly!" The video, which lasts just one minute and

  • Royal superfan Terry Hutt leads supporters at christening of Prince William and Kate Middleton's son George

    With just hours to go before the christening of Prince George, royal superfan Terry Hutt has a prime spot at St James's Palace. The former soldier camped out over night hoping to catch a glimpse of Prince William and Kate Middleton with their son. In his hands is a board bearing a message of congratulations with a toy duck stuck to it.   Nicknamed 'the Union Jack man' by the Queen because of his fondness for wearing national colours, he has been a fan of the family ever since meeting her mother, the Queen Mother during the Blitz. In July he spent 12

  • Inside Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott's exotic Indian getaway

    Mick Jagger and long-term girlfriend L’Wren Scott have jetted off to India to take in the country’s sights – from city skylines to palaces and a magical music festival – and the power couple have shared the gems with fans on social media sites Instagram and Twitter. Former model L'Wren took to Twitter on Tuesday to share a stylish snap of herself lounging on a sunbed in a flowing floral-print dress and dark sunglasses. "@mickjagger he also takes a good pic composition," boasted the designer.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY She shared a variety of artistic shots of herself on the exotic

  • Rachel Zoe confirms Gwen Stefani's pregnancy by sharing cute bump pic

    There's still been so official confirmation from Gwen Stefani's camp – but if there was any doubt as to whether the singer is expecting, Rachel Zoe put an end to them with her latest Instagram posting. The stylist shared a photo of the glamorous pair comparing their bumps, with the following caption: "Another fun one from moms night out at #wallisannenberg! Isn't @gwenstefani the most gorgeous? #majormommymoment"   Followers were quick to point out that the snap – taken at the at Beverly Hills' Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Inaugural Gala on 17 October – was proof of Gwen's happy news. One fan,

  • Remembering Diana: Why William and Kate chose caring Julia Samuel as godmother

    When Prince William asked for Kate's hand he famously gave her his beloved mother's engagement ring "to make sure she was included". Now at another crucial stage of his life he has chosen to honour her memory by asking two people with close ties to Diana, Princess of Wales to be godparents to their baby Prince George. The first is Julia Samuel who knew Diana from 1987 until her death in 1997. At the christening in the chapel of St James's Palace on Wednesday, she will promise to watch over and guide the tiny future King, along with six other

  • Stylish auntie Pippa's christening outfit: all the details

    Pippa Middleton was every inch the stylish auntie as she attended her nephew Prince George's christening. The brunette beauty wore a cream wool trapeze coat with pink blush trim and oyster silk lining over a blush lace Paris dress by couturier Suzannah Crabb.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY She accessorised with a hand-dyed and beaded corsage pillbox hat in blush by British milliner Edwina Ibbotson, shoes by Emmy and a blush pink clutch bag. The items were all also purchased from Suzannah's boutique. Pippa has long been a fan of Suzannah's clothing - she wore an emerald silk crepe de chine dress

  • Sophie Wessex carries out official duties as world awaits Prince George's christening

    Sophie, countess of Wessex has been busy carrying out official duties in Bristol as London awaits the christening of Prince George. The mother-of-two, who is Prince William's auntie, was pictured visiting the NSPCC Service Centre. She is not attending the christening due to its 'intimate' nature.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Sophie looked radiant as she met with staff and gave a speech wearing a cobalt blue wrap coat over a black shift dress and black knee-high boots. She accessorised with a snakeskin print clutch. After weeks of speculation over the guest list, a spokesperson for William and Kate revealed earlier this month

  • Proud parents William and Kate arrive at Palace for Prince George's christening

    William and Kate have arrived at St James' Palace for the christening of their baby son Prince George. Crowds gathered to catch a glimpse of the future King and his parents together in public for the first time since they left the Lindo Wing after the birth in July.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, who looks remarkably like William as a baby, was content in his father's arms as he carried him into the chapel.  The new mum wore a cream Alexander McQueen coat dress with frill detailing and an elegant beret with a silk and

  • Prince George christening: Proud mum Kate stuns in elegant ivory outfit

    Kate Middleton wore a beautiful ivory coat dress with asymmetrical ruffle detailing and a cream hat on the day her newborn baby Prince George was christened. The royal looked as elegant as ever in the chic ensemble. The coatdress was designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, while her headgear is from her favourite milliner Jane Taylor.   Kate accessorised with her citrine drop Kiki earrings. Her son George, meanwhile, looked adorable in a traditional christening gown that is a replica of the satin and lace one made in 1841 for Queen Victoria's oldest

  • Get the look: Kate's elegant white christening outfit

    Kate Middleton was an angelic vision in a white coatdress by Alexander McQueen as she christened her baby boy Prince George. The designer number will have no doubt set Kate back more than a thousand pounds, but you can get the look without breaking the bank with HELLO! Online's lookalike options. Click on the photo for full

  • In pictures: members of the British royal family as babies

    With the beautiful christening of Prince George taking place today, HELLO! Online has unearthed the most adorable photographs of members of the British royal family as babies. Click on the photo below to see our gallery of royal babies.   From snapshots of the red-haired Prince Harry taking his first steps, to his older brother Prince William chuckling at the piano, flick through our gallery of delightful royal

  • Royal nanny Jessie Webb invited to Prince George's christening

    Prince George's much-loved nanny Jessie Webb may not have been announced as a guest at Wednesday's christening, but there was still a special place for the 71-year-old in the intimate family affair. Jessie, who cared for Princes William and Harry as children, was spotted leaving the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace after the ceremony. The expert nanny happily chatted away to Kate's father, Michael Middleton, and was most likely on hand to help the first-time parents during the baptism.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY While William and Kate were adamant they would care for Prince George themselves in those precious first few weeks,

  • Prince George Alexander Louis: the royal baby's name explained

    Before William and Kate revealed Prince George's name, royal watchers speculated that the happy couple would not stray from tradition when choosing their firstborn's moniker. The royal baby's full name, George Alexander Louis, has plenty of meaning behind it and is intrinsically linked to the British royal family. Click on the photo below to find out the meaning behind Prince George's

  • Kim Kardashian: 'criticism made me feel insecure'

    Kim Kardashian has revealed that criticism of her pregnancy body made her feel “insecure”. “For me, having people criticise what I wore and looked like when I was pregnant – that was hard,” she told vogue.co.uk. “It made me feel insecure so I have tried to avoid the limelight more.” Kim was criticised for her choice of outfits while pregnant, including a floor-length floral dress that she wore to the Met Ball earlier this year.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The reality TV star, who recently announced her engagement to rapper Kanye West, gave birth to daughter Nori in June and avoided being

  • In pictures: Kate's McQueen moments

    Click on the photo for all the pictures of Kate wearing Alexander McQueen... Kate Middleton's beautiful cream ruffle Alexander McQueen's christening outfit struck the perfect balance - formal yet fashion-forward. It also echoed the soft detailing of the gown worn by her three-month-old son Prince George.     Fashion fans had predicted that the Duchess of Cambridge would be sporting Alexander McQueen. The new mum has built a firm relationship with the British brand's creative director Sarah Burton, who is responsible for creating Kate's fairytale wedding dress. Sarah is also behind many of Kate's style hits since becoming a royal - Kate wore her