• Top ten tips for creating a designer home

    If you're thinking of redecorating your home this festive season, look no further than Hello of Mayfair. Exclusively for HELLO! Online, designers from the leading interiors retailer have shared their industry secrets to creating a fabulous, fresh new look in every room. Click on the picture below to view Hello of Mayfair's top ten tips for creating a designer look for your home.     CLICK ON THE PHOTO FOR TOP TEN

  • Vote for the best royal Christmas look in association with Longines

    With Christmas less than a month away take a look back at previous royal Christmas outfits and vote for which one you like the best. Longines are giving away a watch from Conquest Classic Range worth £2,750 to one lucky reader this Christmas. If you'd like to to have one of these in your stocking this Christmas click

  • Exclusive: Katie Piper reveals the sex of her baby

    Campaigner and television presenter Katie Piper has spoken about her joyful first pregnancy in an exclusive interview with HELLO! magazine - and reveals she is expecting a baby girl. The 30-year-old, who sustained terrible burns to her face and body when she was attacked in the street by an accomplice of a violent former boyfriend, who threw acid over her, says that expecting a baby with her partner James marks a new beginning.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "This is the start of a whole new life," she tells the magazine. "The other night I was at a charity ball and everyone

  • Charlie Brooks discusses leaving EastEnders for motherhood

    EastEnders star Charlie Brooks has revealed how her eight-year-old daughter burst into tears when she first revealed she was quitting the BBC soap. In her first interview since filming her final scenes for the show, Charlie told HELLO! magazine exclusively: "Kiki cried her eyes out when I told her I was leaving. She has been on set a lot over the years."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The actress also tells HELLO! she is scared about the immediate future – but also excited to see what's out there, as well as spend more time with her daughter. "I was so lucky in landing

  • David Beckham supported by proud wife Victoria and their three sons at Class of '92 premiere

    It was an evening that David Beckham will no doubt treasure for many years. With his proud wife and sons by his side, the sports star attended Sunday's world premiere of The Class of '92 - a British documentary charting the rise of six young Manchester United players: David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville, Phil Neville and Paul Scholes.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY The 38-year-old is now considered to be one of the country's greatest sports ambassadors, and a great cheer went up as he hit the red carpet in London's Leicester Square. David looked dapper in a suit

  • The Kardashians reveal this year's edgy Christmas card

    The Kardashian-Jenner clan have released their highly-anticipated annual Christmas card. The fabulous and fantastical photograph, which was revealed on Sunday's special episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians: a Very Merry Christmas, shows Kim Kardashian with her sisters Khloé, Kourtney, Kylie and Kendall Jenner, the Kardashian-Jenner matriarch Kris as well as Bruce Jenner, from whom she recently separated.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The famous family are all striking stunning poses in a ransacked, carnival-esque room filled with dollar bills, a sparkling gold money sign, mannequins and photos of the family members for the shot, which was taken by edgy fashion photographer, David LaChappelle. Magazines

  • Paul Walker's long-term girlfriend left heartbroken by tragic loss of Hollywood star

    The long-term girlfriend of Paul Walker has been left completely heartbroken by the loss of her boyfriend of seven years. Jasmine Pilchard-Gosnell is being comforted by her mother after the Hollywood star died aged 40 at the weekend in a car crash after a charity car show in Valencia, north of Los Angeles.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Jasmine’s uncle Barton Bruner told the Mail Online: "Paul was a really good guy and Jasmine is broken up by this. I went to Thanksgiving with him, played golf with him. "They had their ups and downs but they were together and looking to

  • First look at the Fifty Shades of Grey movie: Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson start filming

    Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson have filmed their first scenes as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in the anticipated feature film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. The two actors were spotted on the first day of shooting in Vancouver, filming a scene in which 27-year-old millionaire ask college senior Anastasia out after she stumbles through her initial interview with the intimidating entrepreneur.   In the book, it is during the coffee date that Christian first shows a serious interest in the young woman, and grills her about her life and family. For the scene, Northern Irish star Jamie, 31, looked handsome in

  • 'I wanted you to hear this from me': Tom Daley reveals he's dating a guy

    Olympic diving hero Tom Daley has revealed he's in a relationship with a man. The 19-year-old made the admission in a YouTube video to his fans, which he circulated on Twitter with the caption: "Got something I need to say...not been an easy decision to make, hope you can support me!" Scroll down to see video   He began the five-and-a-half minute clip by saying: "Most of you are probably wondering why I'm doing this video. My life's been a bit of a rollercoaster to say the least." He goes on to say: "In spring this year my life changed massively when I met

  • 'Beautiful shining star' Tamera Foster voted off X Factor

    Tamera Foster missed out on her chance to enter the semi-final when she was voted off Sunday night's The X Factor in a tough battle between her and fellow remaining act Luke Friend. The 16-year-old gave a breathtaking and flawless performance of The Voice Within by Christina Aguilera after previously forgetting her lyrics three times so far on the talent competition. Tamera, who was introduced by Nicole Scherzinger as her "beautiful shining star" was followed by Luke, who performed a rendition of Snow Patrol's tear-jerker Run.   Tamera singing The Voice Within by Christina Aguilera Nicole was the first judge to cast her vote,

  • The adrenaline-packed career of 'Fast and Furious' golden boy Paul Walker

    The only consolation about Paul Walker's untimely death is he lived life to the full right up until the end. Star of all but one of the seven Fast and Furious films, he was a self-confessed adrenaline junkie who enjoyed cars, surfing and outdoor pursuits. Click on the photo for more images and learn more about his passions and his movies.   On his official Twitter account, he described himself as "outdoorsman, ocean addict, adrenaline junkie," adding: "And I do some acting on the side." Taking legend Paul Newman as his example, he also found time to help others. The actor died shortly after

  • Annabel Giles first to leave I'm A Celebrity... amid rising tension in the camp

    Annabel Giles has become the first contestant to be voted off I'm A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! admitting that she felt like the "least popular girl in school". The former model was placed in the bottom two against Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribeiro, but lost out in the public vote. Annabel, who had survived just over a week in the Australian jungle, had previously said she didn't want to be the first to go but after 45 minutes of voting time, the British star was given the verdict. "That's okay, I don't mind," said Annabel. "Alfonso, I'm sorry you

  • 'I'm not a big believer in Facebook': Michelle Obama on raising her family in the White House

    Barack and Michelle Obama might be America's premiere couple — but they are also hands-on parents to two teenage daughters. In a revealing new interview, the President and his wife have opened up on raising a family in the White House, touching on subjects including social media and sleep-overs. "I still am not a big believer in Facebook for young people… particularly for them, because they are in the public eye," Michelle told ABC News' Barbara Walters of Malia, 15, and 12-year-old Sasha.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "Some of its stuff, they don't need to see and be a part of…

  • Princess Stephanie of Monaco takes stunning lookalike daughter to charity auction

    Princess Stephanie of Monaco was accompanied by her beautiful lookalike daughter Pauline Ducruet as the pair attended a fundraiser on Sunday evening. Click on photos for more pictures of Princess Stephanie and her daughter. The chic mother-daughter duo couldn't have looked more stunningly similar in monochrome outfits.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Donning black trousers, a white blouse and a long black overcoat, Princess Stephanie completed her look with a dash of red lipstick and a sleek, tight ponytail. Her 19-year-old daughter Pauline followed suit in a white shirt, black jeans and a matching black blazer. The on-trend royal brightened up her outfit

  • Spiced chocolate stars

    Makes 44 Ingredients Dr. Oetker Cake Release Spray 190g (7 ½ oz) plain flour 75g (3 oz) cocoa powder 12.5ml (2 ½ tsp) ground cinnamon 2.5ml (½ tsp) Dr. Oetker Baking Powder 125g (4 ½ oz) dark brown sugar 1 large egg, beaten 75g (3oz) unsalted butter, melted To decorate 225g (8oz) Dr. Oetker Fine Cooks’ Dark or Milk Chocolate Dr. Oetker Soft Gold Pearls Method 1. Spray 3 large baking trays with Cake Release Spray to grease. Sift the flour, cocoa, cinnamon and Baking Powder into a bowl. Stir in the sugar and make a well in the centre. 2. Add the egg and melted butter and gradually combine the wet and dry

  • Christmas tree biscuits

    Make decorating the tree extra special by baking your own scrumptious festive biscuits to adorn the branches. Each melted sweet looks like a stained glass window to add a little extra magic. Preparation 40 mins Cooking 10-12 mins Servings 20 Ingredients 115g unsalted butter, at room temperature 50g Tate & Lyle Caster Cane Sugar A few drops of vanilla extract 175g plain flour, sifted A selection of coloured boiled sweets (optional) 225g Tate & Lyle Fairtrade Fondant Icing Sugar Silver balls Lengths of ribbon Method Preheat the oven to 180C/160Cfan/gas4. Line 2 baking trays with parchment paper. Put the butter into a mixing bowl and beat until very soft. Stir in the Tate &

  • Cranberry pudding

    Rich and fruity, this traditional pud, decorated with syrupy cranberries is a perfect way to round off Christmas dinner. Preparation 20 mins Cooking 2-2.5 hours Servings 6-8 Ingredients 200g fresh cranberries, roughly chopped 175g self-raising flour ½ level tsp. bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp. mixed spice Pinch of salt 50g shredded suet 100g Tate & Lyle Dark Soft Brown Cane Sugar 1tbsp Lyle’s Black Treacle 2 level tbsp. Lyle’s Golden Syrup 2 large eggs, beaten 100ml milk To serve 75g Tate & Lyle Fairtrade Caster Cane Sugar 100g fresh cranberries Method Grease a 900ml (1½ pt) pudding basin. In a bowl, combine the chopped cranberries with the flour, bicarbonate of soda, mixed spice and salt. Stir in the

  • Snowball truffles

    Get crafty with these irresistible, wintery truffles - certain to get you into the festive spirit this season! Preparation 20 mins Servings 20 Ingredients 200g milk chocolate 2 tbsp Lyle’s Golden Syrup 3 tbsp double cream 50g cake crumbs 5 tbsp Tate & Lyle Fairtrade Icing Sugar Edible glitter or tiny stars to decorate Method Break the chocolate and place in a bowl over a pan of simmering water. Leave until melted, add the Lyle's Golden Syrup and stir until smooth. Remove the bowl from the pan. Stir in the cream and cake crumbs and mix well. Put in the fridge for about 1-2 hours until the mixture is stiff enough

  • Cranberry mince pies

    Makes: 20 Preparation time: 20 minutes plus chilling time Cooking time: 15-20 minutes Ingredients For the mincemeat: 100g/7oz Ocean Spray® Craisins® Dried Cranberries 1 x 400g jar mincemeat 25g/1oz chopped almonds For the pastry: 500g/8oz plain flour 2 tbsp icing sugar 250g/9oz butter, diced Icing sugar for dusting Method 1. In a small pan, cover the Craisins® Dried Cranberries with water and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Leave to cool. 2. Preheat the oven to 180*C/fan oven 160*C/Gas mark 4. Sift the flour and icing sugar into a large bowl. Add the butter and using fingertips; gently rub in to resemble breadcrumbs. Add 6-7 tbsp of cold

  • Christmas reindeer biscuits

    Makes: approx. 20 biscuits Ingredients For the biscuits 100g butter 175g caster sugar 2 happy eggs 2 happy egg yolks 50g ground almonds 240g plain flour For the icing 120g butter 250g icing sugar 1-2 tbsp milk Food colouring to suit Method Biscuits In a bowl, mix the butter and sugar together with an electric blender, until they form a creamy paste. Add the happy eggs and happy egg yolks and mix, then fold in the almonds and flour with a wooden spoon or spatula until fully combined. Press the mixture into a greased tray to a thickness of about ¼” (6mm). Place in a preheated oven at 180°C/350°F/Gas Mark 4 for 10-12 minutes. The biscuit mixture

  • Top 20 Christmas desserts

    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without some sweet Christmas recipes to add that extra festive bite to the proceedings – click on the photo below to see our top 20. From Christmas cake to traditional Christmas pudding recipes, classic mince pie recipes and adorable biscuits – including edible Christmas decorations and sticky gingerbread men – we have plenty to keep you and the whole family entertained. Chocolate lovers needn't despair – our top 20 Christmas desserts include a chocolate torte from Bake Off judge Mary Berry, a yule log from French patissier Eric Lanlard and a mont blanc roulade by Linda Collister...   CLICK

  • Cranberry gingerbread men

    The whole family will love helping to decorate these delicious biscuits. Preparation Time: 30 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes Serves: 10-12 large or 25 small men Ingredients 200g self-raising flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon 50g butter 50g dark brown soft sugar 2 tbsp black treacle 1 tbsp golden syrup 1 finely grated zest of orange For the icing 100g icing sugar, sieved Approx. 1 tbsp orange juice or water Ocean Spray® Craisins® Dried Cranberries - to decorate Method Heat the oven to 180°C/170°C Fan/350°F/Gas Mark 4. Lightly grease 2 baking sheets with butter. Sift the flour, ginger and cinnamon into a mixing bowl. In a heavy-based saucepan, melt the butter, sugar, black treacle and golden syrup

  • Gallery: the best coloured wedding dresses from the catwalk

    White has always been the most popular choice of colour for brides when it comes to choosing their wedding gown, but some celebrities have ditched the traditional look and donned colourful dresses instead. CLICK ON PHOTOS BELOW FOR FULL BRIDAL COLLECTIONS. While Gwen Stefani and Anne Hathaway opted for two-toned pink and white numbers, Avril Lavigne and Sarah Jessica Parker went completely opposite and wore jet black on their big day. Looking back at the catwalks of this year's bridal fashion shows, it seems these fashion-forward celebrities had all the reason not to wear white. 1. Oscar de la Renta's Spring/Summer 2014 collection   CLICK

  • Inside Poppy Delevingne's star-studded hen-do

    It was tipped to be a star-studded evening full of fun and frolics and Poppy Delevingne's hen-do certainly didn't disappoint — click on the photo below for HELLO! Online's gallery of the best moments. Cara Delevingne's big sister bid farewell to singledom with a dazzling 90s themed party in London with a guest list that included Alexa Chung, Sienna Miller, Georgia May Jagger, Laura Bailey, Nick Grimshaw and Harry Styles. The party got into the spirit of the occasion with bride-to-be Poppy channelling the character Alabama from the film True Romance, Sienna dressing up as Patsy from Ab Fab, Nick and

  • Khloé Kardashian admits to having 'major anxiety' in emotional clip

    Khloé Kardashian has spoken candidly about her painful separation from estranged husband Lamar Odom, admitting that she has "major anxiety". "I've been in hiding because I'm afraid of people," the reality TV star says in the trailer for the upcoming series of Keeping Up With The Kardashians. She adds, "I have major anxiety."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR SCENES FROM THE CLIP The 29-year-old, who separated from her basketball star husband Lamar earlier this year, breaks down in tears during the clip. "I have to move on with my life and that means changing a lot," she says. The couple parted after rumours of his drug addiction

  • Hangover cures from around the world

    There's a good chance you'll end up with a sore head after one too many glasses of fizz this party season. To combat the dreaded hangover and help perk you up the morning after, nutritionist Penny Crowther suggests combining the juice of two carrots, a handful of watercress and a quarter of a red pepper. There are many more remedies — to help you out this party season, HELLO! Online has found a selection of tried and tested hangover cures from around the world. Click on photo below for gallery of hangover