No, it's not John Meyer, it's their love of pink! Dame Helen unveiled her fabulous pink hair-do at the BAFTAs on Sunday to widespread acclaim - here's how to get the look in your home.
What’s hot shopping? Every fortnight we bring you our pick of the hottest home products based around what’s going on in the world of celebrity, entertainment and anything else that catches our eye. This week it’s the BAFTAs.
Forget the fancy frocks, all eyes were on Dame Helen Mirren’s glamorous new hair do at Sunday night’s BAFTAs. Dame Helen used her moment in the limelight to unveil a candy coloured ‘do that had all the paparazzi flushbulbs popping.
Teamed with a sparkling silver dress and super-pretty makeup, the veteran actress gave the younger starlets a masterclass in how to work a red
Channel a bit of that fabulous confidence in your own home with
our pick of the best pink homewares.
1 The perfect blend of ladylike elegance and funky colour: this ice cream bowl by Iittalia is to homes what Dame Helen is to the red carpet. Iittalia Maribowl, £33, Cloudberry Living.
2 There’s nothing sugary sweet about Helen, likewise with this floral cushion. The hot pink shade adds a punky edge whilst the oversized floral is fresh and modern. We can see this gracing a chaise longue in Helen’s home. Pink tropical flower print cushion, £25, House of Fraser.
3 Now we’re not comparing Dame Helen to a chandelier, but this little number made the hot shopping wishlist because it’s fabulously decadent, wonderfully decorative and just a little bit OTT. Rather like the BAFTAs. Large ornate baby pink gypsy chandelier, £129.99, The Contemporary Home.
4 The best thing about Helen’s hair-do was the element of surprise. If you want to add a similarly surreal twist to your home how about these funky side plates. They’re candy pink for a girly twist but decorated with a giant fish. Unexpected? yes, stylish? definately. Fish plates, £20 for a set of four, Found Home Store.