The designers of choice behind the inauguration outfits and what they might signal

From famous American names to up-and-coming design talent, Kamala Harris and Jill Biden are sending a message

Ladbrokes owner Entain chooses new boss after US bidder drops out

Jette Nygaard-Andersen is taking over from Shay Segev, who announced his departure earlier this month.

J.Lo’s All-White Inauguration Day Look Has Historical Significance — & Features Pearls

To ring in the next four years, Jennifer Lopez sang three — well, technically two and a quarter — songs at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Wednesday. The setlist included the usual inaugural patriotic fare (“This Land Is Your Land,” by Woody Guthrie, who, according to Twitter, “hated” Donald Trump’s father; as well as “America the Beautiful”) and a quick bit from Lopez’s 1999 track “Let’s Get Loud,” a total bop that deserves a...

Natasha Exelby axed from Studio 10 after shading Sarah Harris' dress

Sarah Harris is known for sporting an array of chic ensembles while hosting Studio 10.

Stunning destinations perfect for a two-week vacation

The start of the year is a fantastic time filled with potential and possibility as you get a fresh set of vacation days to spend as you please. Though shorter vacations can be revitalizing, two weeks is the perfect amount of time to fully unplug from work and immerse yourself in a new environment. Do yourself a favor and skip the monotonous, overpriced resort, but also avoid overloading your trip by going somewhere you can’t possibly explore in just two weeks. Click through to see the places that will fill your vacation with a perfect mix of adventure and relaxation.

Ella Emhoff: People are obsessed with the bedazzled coat Kamala Harris’s stepdaughter wore to inauguration

In addition to history-making firsts, the Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony was full of momentous fashion moments, with style icons Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez earning praise for their sartorial choices. However, Inauguration Day also saw the arrival of a new fashion icon, Vice President Kamala Harris’s step daughter Ella Emhoff, who wore a bedazzled Miu Miu coat to watch her “Momala” sworn-in. For the ceremony, the...

Pets at Home sales surge as animal ownership soars

Pets at Home has reported an 18 per cent leap in revenue to £302m for the third quarter of 2020. The post Pets at Home sales surge as animal ownership soars appeared first on CityAM.

Kate Middleton's brother James shares heartwarming update after lockdown delayed wedding

CATHERINE, the Duchess of Cambridge's brother is set to expand his heartwarming venture for dogs during the UK's third coronavirus lockdown, ahead of his wedding to Alizee Thevenet.

The 15 best places to live in England and Wales revealed - if natural and architectural beauty are key to your quality of life...

Bath in Somerset, Tenby in Pembrokeshire, Bradford on Avon in Wiltshire, Ilfracombe in Devon and Canterbury in Kent made up the top five of the most sought-after locations.

Pets at Home sees festive sales soar amid pandemic boom in demand

The group saw retail like-for-like sales soar 19.3% in December.

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Orlando Bloom is 'one proud partner' after Katy Perry's Celebrating America performance

Orlando Bloom got emotional watching his fiancee Katy Perry's perform for the 'Celebrating America' TV special and can't wait for their daughter Daisy to be old enough to watch it back.

Before the Bell: Honeymoon in Washington

Joe Biden was sworn in as the new US President overnight with financial markets granting him a DC honeymoon on his first The post Before the Bell: Honeymoon in Washington appeared first on CityAM.

Michelle Obama and Kamala Harris choose to wear same black designer for inauguration

Inauguration day is typically one in which the power players in American politics take to the stage in elegant formalwear from some of America’s most established luxury fashion designers. For a member of the US political elite to wear an emerging label is unusual. For a lesser-known brand to be worn by not one but two of the ceremony’s heavy hitters is pretty much unheard of. But 2021 is no ordinary year, and this inauguration day is not like...

First-time buyer, 25, transforms kitchen for £1,500 and it's completely unrecognisable

Sarah Macklin, 25, transformed the dated kitchen she inherited from previous tenants into a luxury space with a £1,500 budget - saving an average of £3,500 on a typical renovation

What it’s like to be an agoraphobic travel writer during lockdown

Last July I stopped leaving the house. While friends and family kept their spirits high during lockdown with bike rides and long walks, I couldn’t step outside without having a panic attack. I wasn’t just avoiding going to the shops because of government guidelines, I was frozen with fear on the other side of my front door. Everyone’s world shrunk last year, but the shock and anxiety of lockdown caused me to develop a panic disorder, which led...

Small buy to make your day: This £7.50 candle will give you a luxurious spa feel at home

Yahoo Lifestyle is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Prices were correct at the time of publication. Creating an atmosphere of calm and serenity has never felt more important than now. With the pandemic keeping us all in lockdown, children to homeschool, work schedules to adjust and family members to FaceTime, we all deserve the chance to switch-off...

’70s Homeware Was Loud, Eclectic & Optimistic. No Wonder It’s Back

If you’ve never seen it before, you should look up pictures of the ‘Big Biba‘ shop. The seven-storey department store opened in Kensington in 1973 following the explosion in popularity of Barbara Hulanicki’s fashion brand. While Biba is often associated with the 1960s (the first store opened in ’64), the interior of Big Biba was, in many ways, quintessentially ’70s. There were loud prints on the home floor, curved edges and soft geometric shapes...

Amanda Gorman: All the details behind young poet’s show-stopping inauguration look, including that Prada headband

Wednesday’s inauguration might have been a primarily political affair, but its attendees had a good go at making it a sartorial one too, with Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama and Jill Biden earning a flurry of praise across social media for their respective ensembles. But there was one woman whose outfit – and presence – stood out from the rest. Enter Amanda Gorman, the 22-year-old poet who stunned the world with her poem “The Hill We Climb”, which...

Lockdown 3 has shifted the productivity goalposts – and I'm taking a nap

I wake at various times: 4am to heart palpitations, then again at 6am to record my violent and beautiful dreams in the notes app of my phone. Finally, I rise at 8am to walk the dog, empty the kittens’ litter trays and put their food on the floor. With no appointments to keep, I could go back to bed for a few hours, but the cold light and gentle activity inevitably make me feel as if the day has begun in earnest, and so I reluctantly join it. I...

Nutritionist reveals four 'healthy' foods we overeat every day

Sydney dietitian Susie Burrell says many unknowingly overindulge in dried fruit, smoothies and popped chips believing them to be lower in calories, sugar and fat than they really are.

The most beautiful wedding dresses and famous brides

An Expert’s Guide To Choosing the Right Rug for Your Space

When I recently moved into a new apartment, there were a lot of decisions to make. What kind of sofa did I want? How much did I want to spend on a new entertainment unit? Did I have enough space for my plant babies? It was decision after decision. The one thing I haven't been able to make a choice on, however, is a rug. Every time I think about it, I feel overwhelmed. I'm not sure why, but the living room rug has built itself up to be an...

Michelle Obama’s Purple Look Was One Of Many Nods To Shirley Chisholm On Inauguration Day

In a passing of the torch of sorts, Barack and Michelle Obama attended the 2021 Presidential Inauguration of Joe Biden on Wednesday. And like she did during her husband’s presidency four years earlier, the former First Lady arrived at the scene in fine fashion form. For the occasion, Obama wore a plum-coloured three-piece ensemble — including a turtleneck, coat, and wide-leg, belted trousers — by Los Angeles-based Black designer Sergio Hudson....

The 30 real reasons why couples end their marriage

Sometimes marriages work, and sometimes they don’t. There are many causes of divorce. And often, an accumulation of things will cause a marriage to break down. Here are some of the real reasons why couples get divorced, according to relationship experts.

Bicep: ‘Seeing rich DJs playing big raves during a pandemic is absolutely disgusting’

What do you do when you’re about to release the most highly anticipated dance album of 2021, but all of the clubs in the UK have been closed for almost a year? “We hired out Corsica studios,” says Matt McBriar, one half of London-based, Belfast-born duo Bicep, with a laugh. “We tested the early demos there just to hear what they sounded like on a big system. But it’s such a different vibe when there’s no one else there.” Luckily, the lack of...

Rare black seal pups spotted at Blakeney Point Nature Reserve, Norfolk

1 in 400 seals are born with a velvety black coat, instead of grey

Dominic West heads to Kenya for over a month after Lily James scandal

Dominic West is Kenya bound for the organisation Save Lamu for which he is a patron.

Liang-Jung Chen explores vulnerability through 12 precarious egg racks

Eggs are hung from the ceiling, balanced on spinning tops and stacked on top of each other in a series of deliberately perilous contraptions created by industrial designer Liang-Jung Chen. Entitled The Egg Rack Made a Disclaimer, the project was presented in an exhibition at Gallery Error22 in Tainan, Taiwan and prefaced by a warning The post Liang-Jung Chen explores vulnerability through 12 precarious egg racks appeared first on Dezeen.

Air Europa buyout by BA’s parent could spell higher fares

Airline passengers between the UK and Latin America could face higher fares as a result of the takeover of the Spanish airline Air Europa by British Airways’ parent company, IAG. The deal to buy the carrier from its owner, Globalia, is worth €500m (£445m) – half the €1bn (£890m) originally offered when the deal was first mooted in November 2019. Since then the coronavirus pandemic has led to a collapse in air travel. Air Europa is currently...

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Ladbrokes owner Entain appoints its first female boss and reveals it's raking in more cash online days after MGM dropped a takeover bid

Entain confirmed it has hired Jette Nygaard-Andersen as its new chief executive to replace outgoing Shay Segev, who quits today as a director, but will stay on to help the leadership transition.

Is It Too Late To Quit My Job & Start Again?

There’s a lot to contend with when you’re climbing the career ladder these days. No longer is it a case of head down, work hard and move up (as if it ever was); these days, the path to success is decidedly more zigzagged. From the trivial – being expected to use language like ‘pivot’ and ‘triangulate’ and the network-y after-work socials (no, Kevin, I don’t want another drink) – to the much more serious – think sexual harassment, implicit bias...

An entire Welsh village, including 16 cottages and knockout scenery, is on sale for £1.5M

Looking for a fresh start? There's still time to put down your offer...

Household chore platform TaskRabbit soars in 2020 thanks to pandemic

A platform connecting people for odd jobs saw a surge in demand for 'taskers' as well as record sign-ups this year, due to the pandemic - pictured, three people who get work from the website.

Mike Tindall shares hilarious photo from his attempts to homeschool daughter Mia

Mike Tindall shares a hilarious photo from his attempts to homeschool Mia, his eldest daughter with pregnant Zara Tindall

Vegan movement growth slows as pandemic diners turn to comfort food

The pandemic has proved to be a temporary setback for the flexitarian and vegan movements, with the proportion of adults limiting or not eating meat dropping significantly in the past year, a report has found.

The Four Simple ‘Rules’ You Should Follow When It Comes To Diet

In Australia and around the world, research is showing changes in body weight, cooking, eating and drinking patterns associated with COVID lockdowns. Some changes have been positive, such as people cooking at home more, and eating more vegetables. But many people have also reported snacking more, and eating and drinking in response to stress. As the new year starts, you may be planning to tackle COVID-related weight gain. Before you do, consider...

Dr. Jill Biden’s Sparkly Inauguration Day Look Is A Tribute To American Designers

Amid the sea of bipartisan purples and all-American maroons, navys, and whites on US Inauguration Day, Dr Jill Biden’s custom sky-blue coat and dress stood out thanks to their unique colour and additional bit of sparkle. The ensemble was made by New York-based up-and-coming designer Markarian. It was crafted out of wool tweed in a dreamy shade of blue — most likely a nod to the Democratic party regaining power. Dr Biden wore a silk mask of the...

How to become a property guardian and save on your rent

This is Money takes a look at what being a property guardian involves, how much you could potentially save and how the pandemic has affected the industry.

The outfits Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez wore to inauguration, from The Hunger Games to diamonds

Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez brought star power to the Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony, with both performers keeping with the fashion icon theme. On Wednesday, Lady Gaga took to the stage at the Capitol to sing the national anthem ahead of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ swearing-in. For the occasion, the popstar chose a Schiaparelli Haute Couture outfit by Daniel Roseberry, which featured a red, full-length ball gown skirt and a navy top. The...

I returned Prada bag but the firm refused a refund saying it was used

I had to return a Prada bag as my girlfriend didn't like it. However, the firm returned it to me and DHL left it on my doorstep without warning. Prada said I had used the bag now I can't get a refund.

Jennifer Lopez: glamor pics and dresses, from Super Bowl to Inauguration

Saga Cruise company says people must get Covid vaccine before journey

The UK cruise line for older travellers has said anyone wanting to sail on its ships must have both coronavirus vaccinations. In a message to customers, Saga Cruises said: "All guests must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 at least 14 days before sailing with us. “The majority of our guests fall into the at-risk age bracket and our priority is their safety and wellbeing." Passengers will be required to bring official evidence at the time of...

Priyanka Chopra reveals racist bullying caused her to leave USA as a teenager

Priyanka Chopra has opened up about the racist bullying that caused her to leave the US as a teenager and finish high school in India instead. Chopra wrote about her experiences in her upcoming memoir Unfinished, in which she explores her childhood, the beauty pageants that launched her acting career and her relationship with singer Nick Jonas. The star told People that the bullying "stripped" her of her confidence and that she "took it very...

Let a mediator help to steer you through a separation - Rosanne Cubitt

The festive season can put a huge strain on relationships, and this year more than ever, it has been tough to stay calm and rational. Families typically spend more time together, normal routines are disrupted and expectations are high that everyone will have a good time. The potential for stress and arguments to erupt is immense. Add to this the further pressures caused by the Covid pandemic throughout 2020, the last minute changes to the...

Meghan Markle's old beauty secrets used to snap up Prince Harry resurface

MEGHAN MAKRLE has shared the products behind her polished look, which include a specific scent by British fragrance brand Jo Malone.

Jennifer Lopez is a vision in white at Joe Biden's inauguration

Jennifer Lopez looked stunning in a white Chanel outfit during her performance at Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony in Washington D.C.

Excuse us, this mum-of-five has made the pantry of our dreams and she's only used budget items.

In a world full of home organisation hacks and rainbow bookcases, one Aussie mum has quite literally created the pantry of our dreams. And we need to talk about it immediately. Sharing photos in the Mums Who Organise Facebook group, Kerry Middleton explained how she designed her incredibly organised butlers' pantry, complete with a breakfast bar and snack drawers. "It turned out exactly how ... Continued

Dancing on Ice star Myleene Klass struggling to balance homeschooling with rehearsals

Mum Myleene Klass has been finding it challenging juggling homeschooling with her Dancing on Ice practice amid the third national lockdown