Monaco's most intriguing royal Charlotte Casiraghi celebrates her 27th birthday amid pregnancy rumours

It's a special time for Princess Caroline of Monaco's daughter Charlotte Casiraghi, who celebrates her 27th birthday on 3 August. She is head over heels in love with a new man dashing Frenchman Gad Elmaleh, and 18 months into their relationship it's thought that the couple are expecting their first child.

Her partner has been accepted by her family and life couldn't be better. The Monegasque royal is also riding high in her professional life with the success of her role as the face of Gucci.

In this HELLO! Online report, we chart the rise and rise of the beauty who is jewel in the crown of the principality's reigning clan.