Is cut-price cashmere a CON The high street is awash with cheap knits – but are any of them value for money We test Gap, Uniqlo, Mango, Marks & Spencer, Tesco, John Lewis, La Redoute and Primark | UPDATED: 00:53 GMT, 26 November 2012 Cashmere was once a luxury item – but these days you can buy jumpers in the material in almost every High Street shop, from Primark to Tesco, John Lewis to Mango. The cheap cashmere revolution started in 2005 when import quotas were relaxed and China started exporting huge volumes of it to the EU. The lower end of the market still tends to be dominated by fibres from Chinese goats
Can anyone save Tulisa from herself Claims she's a home-wrecker by the pregnant ex of her footballer lover are just the latest in a long line of scandals for the X Factor judge | UPDATED: 08:20 GMT, 20 November 2012 Magnet for trouble: Tulisa has been accused of being a home-wrecker Given that Tulisa has already starred in a sex tape, boasted about being in a violent gang, tweeted about the sex toys vibrating in her luggage and lashed out in vile language at anyone who dares to criticise her, one would be forgiven for thinking that the self-styled sweetheart of Saturday night TV could stoop no lower.
Dreams really can come true! X Factor's Ella, Union J and Rylan perform under the stars at Disneyland Paris | UPDATED: 01:43 GMT, 17 November 2012 A few months ago they were at school or stacking shelves at Asda. In a plot which could have been plucked straight from one of its films, the X Factor finalists went from rags to riches as they performed in front of an packed audience at Disneyland Paris.
Would YOU dare to wear the romper suit for grown-ups How did CHARLOTTE KEMP's family fare when they spent a day out wearing 'onesies'They are the daftest celebrity trend – and they’re now on the High Street. So how did CHARLOTTE KEMP's family fare when they spent a day out wearing 'onesies' | UPDATED: 09:12 GMT, 1 November 2012 The woman behind the make-up counter at Chanel is giving me a bemused look — or is it one of utter disdain I have just asked her if she can suggest a lipstick to compliment my outfit and she is momentarily lost for words. The outfit in question is, it has to be said, the opposite of elegant or understated
'Rylan won't make the final': Nicole Scherzinger counts out her own act as she backs Jahmene for the X Factor crown | UPDATED: 10:21 GMT, 27 October 2012 Team spirit: Nicole Scherzinger has said Rylan Clark will not win X factor She has championed him from the very start and supported him against a host of negative responses. But, Nicole Scherzinger has now admitted that she doesn't actually think that Rylan Clark can win the X Factor. The former Pussycat Doll, who is mentoring Rylan, said that she does not believe the tanned wannabe will make it to the final
Still got time for her boy: Cheryl Cole squeezes in another date with Tre in between tour and Girls Aloud rehearsals | UPDATED: 00:30 GMT, 11 October 2012 Currently in the middle of a UK tour, with an autobiography to promote and a Girls Aloud reunion to rehearse for, Cheryl Cole is certainly one busy woman. However, the pop star made sure she still has time for romance as she enjoyed a dinner date with boyfriend Tre Holloway in Mayfair on Wednesday night. The pair headed out to a restaurant after Cheryl had taped an interview with Alan Carr for his Chatty Man show
What a comeback! Leona Lewis looks perfect in purple as she debuts new single live on The X Factor PUBLISHED: 23:11 GMT, 7 October 2012 | UPDATED: 01:26 GMT, 8 October 2012 She is one of the show's most successful winners and returned to our screens this year as a guest judge but Leona Lewis cemented her X Factor comeback when she performed her new single live on Sunday night's results show.
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Will John Lewis' new advert of star-crossed lovers decades apart break your heart like last year's7m campaign uses a split screen to tell the love story of two young lovers divided by decadesTouching advert features Paloma Faith cover of INXS's 'Never Tear Us Apart' | UPDATED: 18:51 GMT, 20 September 2012 They have a reputation for creating tear-jerking adverts that tug on the heart strings with a moving story played out to a soulful song. And this year's John Lewis advert doesn't disappoint. The 7m campaign uses a split screen to tell the love story of two young people divided by decades.