"Harry Potter" star Helena Bonham Carter -- she of the quirky red-carpet style that includes wearing mismatched shoes -- has split with director Tim Burton after 13 years and two children as a couple. The breakup reportedly is amicable. [Los Angeles Times]
Why has there been such a proliferation of ugly Christmas sweaters -- and parties at which to wear them -- in recent years? "Ugly Christmas sweaters are a celebration of what holidays should be: having a good time and being silly," said Evan Mendelsohn, co-founder of ugly sweater purveyor Tipsy Elves. [Racked]
Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco released the first pictures of their newborn twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella on Tuesday. The babies were born Dec. 10. [People]
A problem this time of year: Stinky boot feet. Editors at the Cut road-tested a number of products looking for a solution. Their winner? The Body Shop Peppermint Cooling Foot Spray. See all their results at the Cut.
Epson plans to sponsor a digital couture show at New York Fashion Week next year, featuring prints made using Epson technology. [Racked]