The Selfridges 'Elfridges: Department store hires stylish Santa's helpers to take the stress out of Christmas shopping 'Elfridges will help shoppers find presents, gift wrap them, carry bags and even hail taxis Female helpers dressed in stylish Vivienne Westwood dresses | UPDATED: 14:29 GMT, 23 November 2012 Shopping in central London can be a nightmare – and never more so than during the festive season. But department store giant Selfridges have launched a bespoke shopping service to take the stress out of Christmas shopping. Meet Selfridges' 'Elfridges: the band of helpful elves dispersed around the Oxford Street store to make present purchasing more pleasant.
The 99p dress becomes this season's must-have: Online fashion store restocks three times in three days to meet demand for bargain frock | UPDATED: 15:27 GMT, 29 October 2012 Bargain-hunters crashed a fashion website in their bid to snap up a party dress for just 99p. Online store OMGfashion.co.uk said they sold 300 dresses in 15 minutes after the MailOnline reported on Friday that they were selling the cut-price frock as an early Christmas treat for their customers
Moving on: Ashlee Simpson manages a smile as she spends time with son Bronx following parents' divorce announcement | UPDATED: 08:37 GMT, 29 October 2012 She is said to have been left devastated after her parents announced they were divorcing following 34 years of marriage. But after sparking concern with her sombre attitude and gaunt figure last week following the announcement, Ashlee Simpson now seems to be taking the news in her stride. The 28-year-old star managed a smile as she spent time with her two-year-old son Bronx ahead of celebrating Halloween.
More money than sense The 62,380 iPhone cover made from 18-carat white gold | UPDATED: 13:32 GMT, 11 October 2012 If you thought the shoppers who slept outside the Apple Store to be the first to buy an iPhone 5 were unhinged, they have some serious competition. Namely, the people who are willing to shell out 62,380 for an iPhone case. Sure, it’s made from 18-carat white gold and set with 2,830 natural blue sapphires, not to mention green sapphire and 38 rubies to depict the Apple logo.
Cheers to that! As London Cocktail Week kicks off in the capital we give you the definitive guide on where to try some tasty tipples | UPDATED: 16:09 GMT, 9 October 2012 One of the best week's in any city-goers social diary is upon us as London Cocktail Week – the biggest drinks festival in the UK- kicks off in the capital. From 8th to 14th October, visitors to the historic area of Seven Dials in Covent Garden will be sipping, shaking and partying their way through a host of activities.
The toxic trade in fake make-up: How counterfeit cosmetics containing dangerous levels of arsenic are being sold online to unsuspecting bargain hunters | UPDATED: 06:53 GMT, 1 October 2012 When Mandy Lanham saw her favourite foundation for sale online at a greatly reduced price she snapped it up — after all, few of us can resist a beauty bargain. The product — called Some Kinda Gorgeous and made by popular cosmetics brand Benefit — was being sold new on eBay by a seemingly reputable seller and duly arrived a few days later. Having saved 10 on the recommended retail price of 23.50, Mandy, 48, a part-time teacher from East Sussex, was quietly smug
He sure takes after his mummy! Kai Rooney helps Wayne carry the bags following a shopping spree at Selfridges | UPDATED: 14:45 GMT, 2 October 2012 She's known for her love of fashion and fronting her own clothing range, and it seems that Coleen Rooney has passed this passion onto her son. Two-year-old Kai Rooney was spotted helping his father Wayne with the shopping bags after the family enjoyed a spree at Selfridges on last month. While the footballer struggled carrying around seven of the store's trademark yellow bags, Kai skipped along happily while carrying one on his left shoulder.
Trying to disguise something Jada Pinkett Smith attempts to hide make-up free face with low-slung hat as she goes for a stroll | UPDATED: 13:59 GMT, 24 September 2012 She's normally dressed to the max and styled to perfection to attend the latest glitzy event.
Even pop stars have to queue! JLS can't hide their excitement as they line-up with fans for their new iPhone 5 devices | UPDATED: 13:18 GMT, 21 September 2012 It's the day Apple fans have all been waiting for – the release of the new iPhone 5.
'I look like I'm gonna rob somebody!' Honey Boo Boo and her family go wig shopping in latest installment of hit reality show PUBLISHED: 09:49 GMT, 6 September 2012 | UPDATED: 11:54 GMT, 6 September 2012 It's hardly a typical day out, but Alana Thompson and her family seemed to be having the time of their lives as they visited a wig store during the latest episode of reality TV show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. The seven-year-old, who is nicknamed Honey Boo Boo, headed to the hilariously named Shh! It’s A Wig store with her mother June, her father Sugar Bear, and older sisters 12-year-old Lauryn 'Pumpkin', 15-year-old Jessica 'Chubbs', and 17-year-old Anna 'Chickadee' in search of the perfect wig for an upcoming pageant.