• Cool and quirky Halloween accessories

    With Halloween just around the corner, make your outfit stand out with these cool and quirky accessories. Click on the gallery below to choose your spooky statement piece.     CLICK ON THE PICTURE FOR FULL

  • It's a girl! Nicky Byrne and wife Georgina welcome 'beautiful' baby daughter

    Former Westlife singer Nicky Byrne and his wife Georgina are celebrating after the arrival of their third child this week. The couple, who are parents to twin boys Rocco and Jay, aged six, welcomed a little girl named Gia on Wednesday morning.   Proud daddy Nicky, 35, took to Twitter to announce the happy news. "Our beautiful Baby Girl Gia… Was born today at 1030am," he wrote. "She is absolutely beautiful, just like her mommy! We are thrilled, Nico, G, Rocco & Jay." Nicky's former bandmate Shane Filan was among the first to send his best wishes. "Huge congrats to @GginaAhernByrne & @nickybyrneoffic on

  • Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr announce their split

    Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr have split up after three years of marriage. A representative for the British actor confirmed the news to E! News. "In a joint statement, Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr have announced that they have been amicably separated for the past few months," the representative revealed.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "After six years together, they have recently decided to formalise their separation. "Despite this being the end of their marriage, they love, support and respect each other as both parents of their son and as family." Orlando, 36, and 30-year-old Australian model Miranda started dating in 2007. They were married in

  • Kim Kardashian can't hide her joy as she shows off engagement ring on first outing with fiancé Kanye West

    Days after receiving her 15-carat engagement ring in a lavish birthday proposal, Kim Kardashian wants the world to share in her joy. The curvaceous star made sure her latest accessory took centre stage when she stepped out with her brand new fiancé Kanye West for a gala in LA on Thursday.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Kim was understandably keen to show off the beautiful sparkling bauble, which was designed by Kanye and the Kardashian family's favourite jeweller, Lorraine Schwartz. A ring of that size deserved a monumental proposal, which the rapper certainly delivered on the evening of Kim's 33rd birthday.   Having flown

  • Ten facts about the royal christening

    Prince George's christening was a careful balancing act between the old and new. Just as they have done in the past Prince William and Kate chose to respect tradition while bringing in their own personal touches. Here are ten facts on how they managed it. 1. Prince George was baptised with the 17in-high silver gilt Lily Font, made for Queen Victoria's children, which is usually kept under guard with the Crown Jewels. 2. Water from the Jordan, where Christ was baptised by John the Baptist, was used. The archbishop made the sign of the cross and trickled water on his head three

  • Eva Longoria and Jamie Foxx make dashing duo at film festival

    Eva Longoria and Jamie Foxx made quite a couple at the premiere of Canon's Project Imaginat10n Film Festival in the Big Apple on Thursday night. The Desperate Housewives star and Django Unchained actor held hands as they smiled for the cameras, and Jamie even wrapped his arms around the stunning brunette's waist. Eva, 46, looked as gorgeous as ever in a strapless burgundy Marchesa gown featuring a sparkly bust-line teamed with a sequinned floral clutch bag, also by Marchesa, and pointed black stilettos.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY She wore her glossy tresses – to which she'd added dark blonde extensions for

  • Princess Mary sings national anthem on trip to homeland

    Though she's lived in Denmark for the best part of ten years, Crown Princess Mary clearly hasn't forgotten her roots. The elegant royal, who hails from Tasmania, joined in with a rendition of Advance Australia Fair - the national anthem of her homeland – during a trip to Sydney with Prince Frederik.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Mary and her husband had dropped in on the city's Five Dock primary school, where they received a warm welcome from children and teachers. The 41-year-old and her husband seem to be in their element as they make a return to the city where they

  • Danielle Jonas shows off her baby bump in new Instagram pictures

    Kevin Jonas' wife Danielle proved that her pregnancy will not stop her exercise regime on Thursday when she showed off her growing baby bump in a series of workout photographs. "My belly! and my muscles getting big with Anthony Michael #preggoproblems," wrote Danielle next to the photo. In the pictures 26-year-old Danielle, who is expecting a baby girl, is seen wearing a blue vest and black leggings as she lifts weights with the help of her personal trainer.     In August Danielle revealed the gender of her first baby by sharing a cute sonogram image of her baby on Instagram. "A girl," wrote Danielle. "It feels so real!" "I

  • The Saturdays launch Poppy Appeal at high energy concert

    Girl group The Saturdays were the headlining acts launching Poppy Appeal 2013 this week at a high energy concert which took place in an aircraft hangar at RAF Northolt in west London. Mollie King, Una Foden, Rochelle Humes and Vanessa White – new mum Frankie Sanford was at home caring for her newborn son Parker Bridge – gave it their all wearing brightly coloured outfits in front of a cheering audience made up of thousands of loved ones of servicemen and women.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Blonde Mollie was looking forward to the fund-rasing gig, tweeting before hand: "So excited for

  • Get the look: Kate's stunning evening gown

    New mum Kate Middleton was the epitome of elegance as she stepped out wearing an ethereal, midnight blue, silk tulle gown from Jenny Packham on Thursday. If you're inspired by the Duchess of Cambridge's evening event style, click on the photo below for HELLO! Online's top lookalike

  • Royal christening souvenir issue of HELLO! magazine

    Don’t miss the special royal christening souvenir issue of HELLO! magazine, with all the details of the special day and glorious photographs of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George, senior royals and the Middleton family. The collector’s issue will be available on digital platforms on Friday 25 October and will hit newsstands on Saturday 26 October (UK) and Sunday 27 October (Eire).   HELLO! issue 1301 is a great keepsake of this historic occasion. Read about Prince George’s ornate christening robe, the seven godparents who have been handpicked by William and Kate, and the A-list photographer who was selected by

  • Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr: Why their marriage is over

    Once seemingly inseparable and loved up, Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom this week revealed to fans that they quietly split up a few months ago. He spent much of the past few years in New Zealand on the Lord of the Rings saga, while she has been based in New York.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY   Recently the Australian beauty, who is one of the highest paid models in the world, admitted that much of their relationship was conducted over Skype. The couple have said that they still respect and love each other as parents to their little boy Flynn. Its sad news

  • In pictures: Kim, Khloé and Kourtney Kardashian's best Halloween costumes

    Kim Kardashian and her sisters certainly know how to make an impact with their outfits making Halloween their "favourite holiday", according to Khloé. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Over the years Kim, Kourtney and Khloé have pulled out all the stops with their outfits and have dressed up as Catwoman, Wonderwoman and Little Red Riding Hood to name but a few. With the spooky holiday just round the corner HELLO! Online takes a look at the best of the Kardashian's Halloween costumes...   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • David and Victoria Beckham cosy up at fashion dinner

    David and Victoria Beckham made quite the stylish couple as they cosied up during a fashion dinner. The former footballer placed a protective arm around his glamorous wife as the pair enjoyed their night out together. Victoria looked as stylish as ever in a tight-fitting black pencil dress with sheer panelling and a plunging neckline.   CLICK ON THE PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY She shunned her trademark ponytail for a sleek, straight style in a side parting. David, meanwhile, looked typically dapper in a simple black suit and white shirt. The couple were attending the CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund Awards dinner at Bouchon in LA, hosted

  • First look: Johnny Depp and Kate Moss in Paul McCartney's star-studded Queenie Eye music video

    SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH THE VIDEO Johnny Depp, Kate Moss, Meryl Streep, Sean Penn, Jude Law, Jeremy Irons, Chris Pine… Sir Paul McCartney's most famous friends make special guest appearances in the music video for his new single, Queenie Eye. The video opens with Sir Paul heading to a grand piano to record the track in what he thinks is an empty studio at Abbey Road. As the upbeat song develops, the studio slowly starts to fill up with well-known stars — unbeknownst to Paul — who are all seen reacting to the song in different ways.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • HELLO! Online's pictures of the week

    From San Francisco with Kim and Kanye to St James' Palace for Prince George's christening check out what your favourite celebritites have been up to this week with HELLO! Online's pictures of the week. Click on the photo to see the gallery of all the latest

  • Charmed actress Rose McGowan shares wedding photos on Instagram

    Rose McGowan has shared four stunning pictures from her big day on Instagram. Rose, who is famous for playing Paige Matthews in Charmed, married Davey Detail in a romantic ceremony in Silver Lake, Los Angeles on Saturday. As well as a more traditional photos of Rose showing off her gorgeous gown and sharing a kiss with Davey under a floral arch, the actress also posted a couple of more amusing snaps.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY In one picture the 40-year-old can be seen grumpily sitting on a sofa, pulling an angry expression and in another she and her new husband are laughing hysterically. After tying the knot

  • Halloween eyeball cake pops

    Makes 25 Ingredients To bake 200g (7oz) unsalted butter – softened 150g (5oz) caster sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 medium eggs – room temperature 180g (6oz) self-raising flour 4 tablespoons milk – room temperature To decorate 80g (3oz) unsalted butter 40g (1oz) cream cheese – softened 200g (7oz) icing sugar – sifted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 200g white chocolate 250g Renshaw Jet Black Ready to Roll Icing Red piping icing Method Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4. Lightly grease and flour a 25cm round cake tin or a 20cm square cake tin. To make the vanilla cake, cream the unsalted butter and the caster sugar for approximately 5 minutes until it turns pale and fluffy. Mix 1

  • Halloween Frankenstein shortbread

    Makes 15 Ingredients To bake 125g (4oz) butter 55g (2oz) caster sugar 180g (6oz) plain flour – sieved To decorate Apricot jam 250g Renshaw Lincoln Green Ready to Roll Icing 200g milk chocolate 250g Renshaw White Ready to Roll Icing Black piping icing Green piping icing Method To bake Preheat the oven to 190°C/375°F/gas mark 5. Cream together the butter and caster sugar until smooth then gradually stir in the plain flour to form a smooth paste. Wrap the shortbread in cling film and leave to rest in the fridge for 30 minutes. Roll out the shortbread to 1cm thickness on a work surface lightly dusted with flour. Cut out a 5.5cm by 8cm rectangles and trim off

  • Halloween graveyard shortbread biscuits

    Makes 10-12 Ingredients To bake 125g (4oz) butter or margarine 55g (2oz) caster sugar 180g (6oz) plain flour – sieved To decorate 250g Renshaw Grey Ready to Roll Icing White writing icing Method To bake Pre heat the oven to 190°C/375°F/gas mark 5. Cream together the butter and sugar until it's nice and smooth then gradually stir in the flour to form a smooth paste Wrap the shortbread in cling film and leave to rest in the fridge for 30 minutes. Gently press the mixture into a baking tray, prick the surface of the mixture with a fork, and bake in the oven for 15 to 20 minutes until pale-golden brown Remove from the

  • Halloween pumpkin bundt cake

    Ingredients To bake 300g (11oz) self-raising flour 300g (11oz) light muscovado sugar 3 teaspoons mixed spice 2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda 175g (6oz) sultanas ½ teaspoon salt 4 medium eggs – beaten 200g (7oz) butter - melted 1 orange – zest only 1 tablespoon orange juice 500g (18oz) pumpkin flesh – grated To decorate 200g white chocolate Orange and black vermicelli Method To bake Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4. Lightly grease and flour a 20cm round bundt tin. Put the self-raising flour, light muscovado sugar, mixed spice, bicarbonate of soda, sultanas and salt into a large bowl and stir to combine. In a separate bowl, beat the eggs into the melted butter, then stir in the orange zest

  • Halloween spider web biscuits

    Preparation time 10 minutes Cook time 14 minutes (plus time for icing) Makes 20 biscuits Ingredients Biscuits 100g butter 1 cup of caster sugar 2 happy eggs 2 cups of plain flour Zest & juice of 1 orange 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp mace 1 tsp nutmeg Icing 250g icing sugar 120g butter 1-2 tbsp milk Food colouring to suit Method Biscuits Mix the butter and sugar together until they form a creamy paste. Continue mixing and add the flour, happy eggs, zest & juice, flour and spices Mat’s top tip: If it’s too dry, add a little warm water. Roll the mixture into 1 inch diameter balls. Place on a greased baking tray, with at least 1 inch space around

  • Pumpkin spider cupcakes

    Prep time 15 minutes Cooking time 25 minutes Serves 12 Ingredients 175g (6 oz) Stork tub 175g (6 oz) golden caster sugar 300g (11 oz) self raising flour, sieved 3 medium eggs 5 tablespoons milk ½ teaspoon baking powder 100g cooked pumpkin or butternut squash, mashed 50g chocolate and hazelnut spread Zest of 1 orange Topping 115g icing sugar A little orange juice 55g (2 oz) plain chocolate, melted or use chocolate and hazelnut spread Liquorice sweets and laces to decorate Method 1. Place 12 muffin cases into a muffin tray. 2. Place the first six ingredients into a bowl, and beat with a wooden spoon until the mixture is smooth. 3. Stir in pumpkin mash and orange zest and

  • Halloween severed witch finger biscuits

    Children will love making these knobbly, gnarled fingers. Makes: 24 Prep time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 10-12 minutes Ingredients 125g (4½oz) plain flour + extra for rolling 95g (3½oz) unsalted butter, cubed 110g (4oz) mature Cheddar, roughly grated ¼ level tsp cayenne pepper 1 level tsp salt 1 tsp Lyle’s Black Treacle ½ tsp boiling water 24 flaked almonds Method You will also need 2 baking trays lined with parchment paper. Preheat the oven to 190°C/Fan170°C, 375°F, gas 5. Mix the flour and butter together in a food processor for 20-30 seconds or until they resemble fine breadcrumbs. Add the cheese, cayenne and salt and pulse just until the dough is formed. Transfer to a lightly floured

  • Spooky popcorn clusters

    Delicious and with a pleasing treacly bitterness! Makes: about 24 Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 25 minutes Ingredients 1 x 100g (4oz) bag microwave sweet popcorn 185g (6½oz) unsalted butter 110g (4oz) Lyle’s Black Treacle 275g (10oz) Tate & Lyle Fairtrade Light Soft Brown Sugar 2 heaped tbsp Halloween sprinkles You will also need a sugar thermometer and 2 baking trays lined with parchment paper. Method Microwave the popcorn according to the pack instructions, discard any un-popped kernals, then have it ready in a heatproof bowl. Combine the butter, Lyle’s Black Treacle and Tate & Lyle Light Soft Brown Sugar in a large heavy-based pan and stir constantly over a low

  • Carrot and walnut cake

    An adaptation of Ottolenghi’s recipe, this is a light, moist and sublime cake with a rich, citrus icing and crunchy caramelised walnuts. Serves: 8 Prep time: 1 hour Cooking time: 55-60 minutes Ingredients For the cake 275g (10oz) Tate & Lyle Golden Syrup cane sugar 200ml (7floz) sunflower oil 1 large egg 1 large yolk 150g (5oz) carrots, peeled & coarsely grated to yield 125g (4½oz) 60g (2½oz) walnuts, roughly chopped 40g (1½oz) desiccated coconut zest of ½ medium orange 165g (5½oz) plain flour ½ rounded tsp baking powder ½ rounded tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 level tsp cinnamon 2 large egg whites pinch of salt For the caramelised walnuts 20g (¾oz) unsalted butter 40g (1½oz) Tate & Lyle Golden Syrup

  • From Heidi Klum to Kate Moss: the best celebrity Halloween costumes

    Celebrities never fail to disappoint at Halloween. With numerous parties taking place many A-listers embrace the spooky spirit with creative costumes. Supermodel Heidi Klum is famed for hosting one of New York's most high profile Halloween party which has drawn stars including Jessica Alba, Fergie and Paris Hilton and often sees the most extravagant costumes. Click on the photo below to see our gallery of celebrities' Halloween outfits...   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL

  • Pumpkin cupcakes

    Ingredients 300g (11oz) self-raising flour 300g (11oz) light muscovado sugar 3 teaspoons mixed spice 2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda 175g (6oz) sultanas ½ teaspoon salt 4 medium eggs – beaten 200g (7oz) butter - melted 1 orange – zest only 1 tablespoon orange juice 500g (18oz) pumpkin flesh – grated To decorate 500g Renshaw Orange Ready to Roll Icing Apricot jam 250g Renshaw Black Ready to Roll Icing Black food colouring Icing sugar Method 1. Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4. 2. Line two cupcake trays with cases. 3. Place the self-raising flour, light muscovado sugar, mixed spice, bicarbonate of soda, sultanas and salt into a large bowl and stir to combine. 4. In a separate bowl, beat the eggs into

  • Women are 'happiest at size 16'

    New research shows size 16 women are happiest with their appearance. A survey revealed that nearly three quarters – 74 per cent – of size 16 women are comfortable in their own skin, compared to just 42 per cent of those who are a size six. The poll also found that recipients named celebrities including Nigella Lawson, Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian, Christina Hendricks and Adele as women they admire. Click on the photo below to see the full gallery.      The study, which involved 2000 women and was carried out by Littlewoods.com, found that 'body confidence', 'looking good' and 'feeling comfortable' are the top

  • Blonde vs brunette: celebrity hair transformations

    Kim Kardashian made her post-pregnancy comeback with newly-dyed blonde locks. The new mum isn't the only celebrity to experiment with her hair colour — click on the photo below to see a round-up of all the stars who have sported both blonde and brunette