It looks like a lot of celebrities engagements and marriages have taken place recently ever since Prince William proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Kate Middleton, last November. William proposed to Kate while on a romantic trip in Africa and surprised her with his late mother's engagement ring. Millions of people from all over the world are anticipating what will be known as the "wedding of the century". The royal couple will exchange wedding vows in Westminster Abbey on April 29th almost 30 years to the day when his parents, Prince Charles, and the late Princess Diana were wed.
This past December there were rumors that one of Hollywood's most glamorous couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, were finally going to make it official for their kids sakes however that turned out to be false. One longtime celebrity couple, Joel Madden and Nicole Richie finally became husband and wife at her father's estate a couple of weeks before Christmas after denying rumors for months that they were getting hitched. Other celebrities that have gotten married in December were between actresss JoAnna Garcia and New York Yankees player Nick Swisher who exchanged vows in Palm Beach, Florida and pro wrestler Hulk Hogan who married his fiance, Jennifer McDaniel after dating for 2 years. A few celebrities have been enjoying their marriages since the start of the New Year. Songbird Shania Twain became a married woman again when she tied the knot with her fiance, Frederic Thiebaud, in a surprise ceremony in Puerto Rico on January 1st. Their relationship started off as two good friends who ended up falling in love ever since they bonded over their simultaneous divorce. Valerie Bertinelli, former star of "One Day at a Time", also made it official on New Year's Day when she married her longtime boyfriend, Tom Vitale. Former American Idol contestant, Kellie Pickler, took the plunge on the first day of the year when she wed her fiance, Kyle Jacobs, in a very private ceremony on a beach.
Actress Reese Witherspoon became engaged to her boyfriend, Hollywood agent, Jim Toth after almost a year of dating. Although she had denied rumors of her engagement, singer LeAnn Rimes finally announced that her boyfriend, Eddie Cibrian had offically proposed to her around the holidays. "Black Swan" star, Natalie Portman became engaged to choreographer, Benjamin Millepied, after announcing she is expecting her first child. Football player Tony Romo popped the question to his girlfriend, Candice Crawford, on her 24th birthday after dating since the summer of 2009. Singer Lily Allen got an engagement ring on Christmas day when her boyfriend, Sam Cooper, proposed to her. Coincidentially, former spouses, Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson both announced their engagements to their significant others within a week apart. Nick proposed to longtime girlfriend, Vanessa Minello, with a diamond ring worth over $100,000 while a week later Jessica became engaged to her boyfriend, former football player Eric Johnson after only having dated him a few months. If the trend continues we might be hearing of more celebrities engagements and marriages this year.
Nicole Richie who is expecting her second child with her boyfriend, Joel Madden, is expanding her fashion empire to include a maternity clothing line. She has teamed up with "Pea In A Pod" which is a well-known fashion label for expectant women to create as well as model the clothing.
"(When you're pregnant), you really feel like you have to change your whole wardrobe. And that's the last thing a woman wants to go through. So I really tried to make this line to get women excited about wearing clothes," says Nicole.
It's no secret that Jennifer Aniston was married to Brad Pitt however what we don't know is how does she continue to look so young even now as a middle-aged 40 year old woman. Well, her secret is now out. She credits her perfect skin and that never aging look to La Prairie's Skin Caviar Luxe Body Emulsion which is a body lotion. For $195 a bottle this product should certainly create miracles!
Nyakio Kamoche, creator of Nyakio Bath and Body brand has created a new parfum called "Safi", an all-natural ode to Africa. The name is Swahili for clean, pure, and fresh. Join the likes of celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston and Selma Blair who enjoy this fruity-floral fragrance.
Miley Cyrus who is best known for starring as the title character on the Disney Channel television series, "Hannah Montana" with her father, Billy Ray Cyrus, has teamed up with designer, Max Azria to design a collection of clothes for Wal-Mart at the affordable price of less than $20.
“My inspiration for the line is kind of an edgy UK style,” Miley says. “Every time I go to Europe I love going to all the funky stores. I wanted to be able to bring those fun styles to the girls of America."
You won't have to dig deep in your pockets to attain flawless skin like Kim Kardashian. This star who is known for her role in the E! reality televison show, "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" has found the secret to budget-friendly beauty which is something that everyone has in their pantry. In addition to using her favorite, Caress Evenly Gorgeous Body Wash, she likes to add sugar to her daily body wash for a gentle exfoliating experience that keeps her skin glowing.